Walker pushes back on vehicle registration increase

Gov. Scott Walker has indicated he won’t support increasing Wisconsin’s vehicle registration fee, even though the Legislature’s top Republicans say they’re open to it.

Walker's proposed transportation budget borrows $1.3 billion to pay for roads, a move that's been roundly panned by lawmakers from both parties. That list includes Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, who both said this week they'd consider raising the vehicle registration fee. Vos said it could be used to reduce borrowing.

Read more: Price County Review

Add new comment

Warning
Please refrain from adding URLs to unrelated or commercial websites. This site is moderated and comments with inappropriate links are rejected. Thank you for your understanding.

No profane language is allowed! Posts that contain profanity will not be published.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
1 + 0 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.