Senate Majority Leader says Walker’s plan to help pay for new Bucks arena is “pretty much dead”
MADISON (AP) — The Republican leader of the Wisconsin Senate says he is looking at alternatives to Governor Scott Walker’s plan to help pay for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks.
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Fitzgerald says he believes a deal can be reached that doesn’t include state borrowing, but he’ll do “whatever gets the deal done.”
Republicans who control the Legislature have been outspoken in their concerns over having the state borrow as much as Walker wanted to pay for a new arena.