Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
I know how I feel. When the mid-December tax bill arrives every year, I feel like the Jesse James Gang just invaded my home.
But you be the judge.
The non-partisan Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance (WISTAX) recently issued a news release on school spending in
“Federal figures show
In ‘School update (II): Wisconsin vs. U.S.,’ WISTAX researchers analyze recent U.S. Census Bureau figures on school spending and revenues by state and look ahead to how recent state law changes might affect Wisconsin’s position among the 50 states.
While overall school spending was above average here,
So I asked Dale Knapp at WISTAX a simple question:
What is the average spent on pupil for the
Dale J. Knapp
Think about it the next time you hear the