While Gov. Scott Walker and Republican leaders rally behind an income tax cut, Democrats and a Republican lawmaker are pushing for an increase in funding for schools after the largest aid cut in Wisconsin history.
In passing the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 and averting the dreaded "fiscal cliff," Congress ensured that workers will pay more in payroll taxes and that some folks will pay more income taxes.
Kathryn McGowan says she's been playing the lottery for 10 or 15 years and has won a dollar here and there. On Dec. 19 she matched all the numbers except the powerball to win $1 million or $670,000 after taxes.