Judge Blocks Laws Limiting Powers Of Wisconsin's Gov. Tony EversA judge on Thursday temporarily blocked Wisconsin Republicans' contentious lame-duck laws limiting the powers of new Democratic Gov. Tony Evers, who immediately used his restored authority to pull the state out of a multistate challenge to the Affordable Care Act.
Judge To Consider Blocking Lame-Duck Laws In WisconsinA Madison judge is set to consider blocking Wisconsin Republicans' lame-duck laws limiting Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul's powers.
Wisconsin's Evers Also Wants To Increase Gas TaxesGas taxes would increase but the cost to fill up may actually drop, income taxes would be cut for the middle class and most of the laws passed during a lame-duck legislative session that weakened the governor and attorney general would be repealed under Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' first budget.
Tony Evers' Budget For Wisconsin Would Give IDs To People In US IllegallyGov. Tony Evers' first budget will allow people in the country illegally to obtain driver's licenses and identification cards.
Wisconsin Gov. Evers Seeks To Decriminalize MarijuanaTony Evers also wants to get rid of the yearly physician's certification needed for use of cannabidiol, also known as CBD oil, which is used to treat seizures.
Evers To Propose Decriminalizing Recreational MarijuanaWisconsin Gov. Tony Evers will propose decriminalizing marijuana in his plan for the next state budget.
Wis. Gov. Evers Says Gas Tax Increase LikelyEvers wouldn't tell reporters Tuesday how much he expected the group to recommend increasing the tax.
Wisconsin Unemployment Rate Remains 3 PercentPrior to last year, Wisconsin's unemployment rate never dropped below 3 percent.
Wisconsin GOP Proposes 10 Percent Income Tax CutGov. Evers campaigned on paying for an income tax cut by reducing a corporate tax cut program by about $340 million.
Wis. Gov. Evers Say He May Make '1st Step' Toward Medical Pot LegalizationEvers was asked about his views on marijuana and said he favors legalization but doesn't want to rush it.
Gov. Evers Calls For End To 'Tired Politics Of The Past'Evers delivered his inauguration speech Monday at a packed Capitol rotunda ceremony attended by five former governors and other dignitaries.