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GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Both US Senators named to commitee tasked with finding budget agreement

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Both of Wisconsin's U-S senators were added today to the special committee that's supposed to come up with a new federal budget agreement. Republican Ron Johnson and Democrat Tammy Baldwin are both on the Senate's budget panel. They were among the appointees by congressional leaders to the committee that's expected to come up with federal spending and deficit-reduction measures by December 15th for the new fiscal year.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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