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GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Senate passes budget by a 17-16 vote

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Wisconsin senators voted 17-16 just after midnight to approve the same version of the new state budget that the Assembly passed on Wednesday. Richland Center Republican Dale Schultz joined all Democrats in voting no. The Senate’s debate lasted 12 hours, as majority Republicans struck down a number of Democratic amendments, and did not consider others.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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