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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Senate approves property tax cuts over the next two years

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Five Democrats voted no yesterday, when the Wisconsin Senate voted to cut local property taxes by 100-million dollars over the next two years. Tim Cullen of Janesville, Bob Jauch of Poplar, Mark Miller of Monona, John Lehman of Racine, and Fred Risser of Madison were the dissenters. Ten other Democrats voted for the tax relief, though some called it fiscally irresponsible. Cullen said the average homeowner would only get about a-dollar a month.


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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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