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Tiffany, Czaja to return to powerful state budget commiteeSubmitted: 12/01/2016

Ben Meyer
Managing Editor / Senior Reporter
bmeyer@wjfw.com


MADISON - The Northwoods will remain well represented on the Wisconsin legislature's most powerful committee.

For the second straight session, both Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) and Rep. Mary Czaja (R-Tomahawk) will sit on the Joint Finance Committee, which controls the state budget.


Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Burlington) announced Czaja's assignment on Thursday, and a spokesman for Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) confirmed the plan to stick with Tiffany.

Before last session, no one from northern Wisconsin was represented on the committee.

Sen. Alberta Darling (R-River Hills) and Rep. John Nygren (R-Marinette) will return as co-chairs of the panel.

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