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Video: GOP Sen. Olsen fights for school funding, opposes vouchers

Q&A: Republican Sen. Olsen fights for school funding, opposes vouchers

10:49 PM, Apr. 7, 2013
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State Sen. Luther Olsen said he'll "die trying" to get schools more money in the state's next budget, while at the same time warning educators their current rate of spending is unsustainable.

The senior Republican broke ranks with his party by opposing several education-related provisions of Gov. Scott Walker's biennial budget proposal. Olsen wants to allow schools to raise revenue limits, which are frozen in Walker's budget proposal, and opposes the proposed expansion of private school voucher programs.

But, he also said the state can't solve schools' deficits and the public school ...

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