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Vote on voucher school plan, funding delayed

Walker, state GOP leaders unable to reach deal

The Legislature's budget-writing committee has delayed taking action on Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to expand the private school voucher program outside of Milwaukee and Racine.

Lawmakers consider how to spend $575M in unexpected revenue

Reps. on both sides eye K-12 funding increase

The state will take in much more money than expected in the next two years. New estimates out Thursday show the budget picture getting much better and lawmakers have to decide what to do with the cash.