Wisconsin Faces Tough Budget Choices Wisconsin faces a $6.6 billion state budget deficit over the next two years. To deal with the shortfall, the governor has proposed an income tax increase for people who earn more than $225,000 a year and reducing the state's capital gains tax exemption. The holdup now is over how to pay for roads.
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Wisconsin Faces Tough Budget Choices

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Wisconsin Faces Tough Budget Choices

Wisconsin Faces Tough Budget Choices

Wisconsin Faces Tough Budget Choices

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Wisconsin faces a $6.6 billion state budget deficit over the next two years.

To deal with the shortfall, the governor has proposed an income tax increase for people who earn more than $225,000 a year and reducing the state's capital gains tax exemption. The holdup now is over how to pay for roads.

Shawn Johnson reports for Wisconsin Public Radio.