Conservatively Speaking

State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.

State Budget Watch: I thought the Frankenstein veto was dead?

State budget

Remember the Frankenstein veto? 

Wisconsin voters approved changing the state constitution to prohibit governors from using the veto. 

Monday, Governor Doyle used his veto pen for the first time since the Frankenstein veto was killed. It appears the governor, inadvertently, may have violated the state constitution with one of his vetoes.

Here’s the story......and another.

is a Legislative Fiscal Bureau memo.

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