Have you heard of the constitutional amendment proposal to wall off transportation funding from the rest of the state budget? Should transportation spending be elevated above all other purposes? Would moving money out of the transportation fund have a long-term detrimental impact? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Does Dane County need a bigger, better jail? Even at a 135 million dollar price tag? Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney joined us to review the options and need for a new facility.
On Friday November 1st, host Brenda Konkel was joined by Alder David Ahrens, Activist Susan Pastor, and School Board Member TJ Mertz about Judge Doyle Square and how it will affect Madison residents.
Where does your local tax money go? Find out right here on A Public Affair.
Dave Obey is no stranger to Congressional budget battles, having served Wisconsin’s 7th district from 1969 until 2011, twice as the chair of the powerful Appropriations Committee. He joined us to talk about the government shutdown, the deal that ended it, and the death of intelligent debate in the U.S. Congress.
Congressman Mark Pocan joined the Tuesday, 8 O’Clock Buzz, on March 12, 2013. The freshman Congressman is a member of the budget House committee. A hearing is scheduled for tomorrow, March, 13, 2013.