Rep. Many Wright http://wxpr.org en Wright Says GOP Kicking Education 'Down The Road' http://wxpr.org/post/wright-says-gop-kicking-education-down-road <p>Former teacher and Assembly Democrat Mandy Wright from Wausau says the legislature had a chance to move on some recommendations from the report but majority Republicans said no.</p><p>Wright was a member of the bipartisan Speakers Task Force on Rural Schools.</p><p>She says she agrees with most of report, a couple she disagrees with, but she says the report was written in good faith. But she says the report is not specific on how to make changes. She says educators were clear what their needs are....</p> Wed, 07 May 2014 20:55:37 +0000 Ken Krall 18005 at http://wxpr.org Wright Says GOP Kicking Education 'Down The Road' Wright Says Not All Legislators Knew Of JFC's Actions http://wxpr.org/post/wright-says-not-all-legislators-knew-jfcs-actions <p>State Representative Mandy Wright is questioning the tactics of the budget-writing Joint Finance Committee as the committee proposes selling off state land and property.</p><p>The Wausau Democrat says she was left in the dark prior to last Tuesday's committee vote...</p><blockquote><p><i><u>"....how come I as a legislator have heard little or nothing about it. Suddenly its passed through the budget and I haven't had any chance to talk to my consituents, get their feedback and have a vote in this decision..."</u></i></p> Tue, 28 May 2013 20:29:44 +0000 Ken Krall 2817 at http://wxpr.org Wright Says Not All Legislators Knew Of JFC's Actions