Get Wisconsin news you need straight to your inbox.
Sign up for our free story updates and Friday news roundups. 
Posted inFact briefs

Were income taxes reduced by 15% for most taxpayers under Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers?

Yes.
Under tax cuts signed by Wisconsin Democratic Gov. Tony Evers, 86% of taxpayers saw a 15% decrease in income taxes. It is estimated that the 2021-23 biennial budget signed by Evers provided tax relief to 2.4 million Wisconsinites — marking one of the largest tax cuts in the state’s history.

Posted inBeyond Hunger, News & Announcements

Wisconsin Watch’s ‘Beyond Hunger’ series examines food insecurity in America’s dairyland

Beyond Hunger, a new series by Wisconsin Watch produced by University of Wisconsin-Madison journalism students, examines how pandemic-related programs alleviated a lot of hunger — and what it means for Wisconsin now that those support systems are fading.