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New Walker budget would borrow a billion; lawmaker wants food stamp recipients to shop more wisely; more state news

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Gov. Scott Walker's proposed state budget would borrow over a billion dollars - almost all of it for transportation projects.

The non-partisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau says about $400 million would improve major highways, $300 million would re-do Milwaukee's Zoo freeway interchange, $200-million would be borrowed to improve Milwaukee's Hoan Bridge at the south edge of the downtown and $60 million would be spent on rail projects.

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