What's a billion here or there or 250,000 (NOT) jobs or anemic growth (esp. compared to MN - Why?)
Remember the 2014 piddly property tax break you got -- rhetoric !
Economic TA Funhouse: Walker's Wisconsin borrows just like they do in DC
And despite Walker's brown bag campaign of 2010 that claimed state government shouldn't spend more than it takes in, his four years in office show otherwise. If you look at the recent history of the state’s indebtedness, General Obligation debt has leveled off in the last two years, but is still higher than when Walker took over in early 2011.
Outstanding G.O. debt, Wisconsin
Dec 2009 $6.223 billion
Dec 2010 $6.823 billion
Dec 2011 $7.379 billion
Dec 2012 $8.015 billion
Dec 2013 $8.028 billion
Dec 2014 $7.857 billion (according to last bond disclosure)
Jake's Econ TA Funhouse: #Walker borrows just like they do in DC-Debt up > $1 Billion since 2010. What's a billion here or there or 250,000 (NOT) # jobs - WI 1848 Forward