By Ola Lisowski - After weeks of delays, the Senate Republican Caucus released a full budget proposal on Tuesday. Transportation remains the hot topic, but the Senate plan also includes substantive tweaks to Gov. Scott Walker's proposal for the Department of Public Instruction. The Senate plan spends $24 million more than Walker's already-generous education proposal, which sent $648 million more to public schools than current funding levels. It also adds six more positions to DPI compared to the governor's plan.
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