Wisconsin’s Fiscal Challenges and Strengths: How Do We Compare?

Jon Peacock and Tamarine Cornelius
April 10, 2011

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News coverage gives the impression that the Wisconsin fiscal condition is dire. It’s true that lawmakers are facing a very challenging budget, but Wisconsin has substantial fiscal resources on which to draw. This two-page issue brief reviews the facts relating to the size of Wisconsin’s deficit and how we compare to states in other budget-related areas. Read full publication.