During a heated debate about the sweeping plan, Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Gordon Hintz told GOP lawmakers that history would not be kind to them if they approved the bills.
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Democrats question the timing and counter that the legislation is an unconstitutional overreach. In Wisconsin, 47.2% of voters chose Trump to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's 46.5%. Walker has already signaled general support for the legislation.
Republicans pushing to hang on to power in Wisconsin and MI aren't stopping at curbing the authority of incoming Democratic governors. Outgoing Republican Gov. Rick Snyder is mum on whether he will sign the bills if they reach his desk.
Republicans who control Michigan's Legislature are expected to vote on bills that would strip power from the Democratic secretary of state-elect and give lawmakers authority to intervene in lawsuits.
The votes early Wednesday were the height of a rare lame-duck legislative session. But the new legislation would add another party to the discussion: the legislature, which would essentially be given veto power over Kaul and likely keep the state in the suit. That would stop Evers and Democratic Attorney General-elect Josh Kaul from fulfilling promises to withdraw Wisconsin from a multistate lawsuit seeking repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
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The Wisconsin Senate has narrowly rejected a bill that would have created a state guarantee that people with pre-existing conditions can have access to health insurance.
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State. Sen. Rob Cowles (R-Green Bay) was the only republican senator to oppose the bill limiting early voting.
A Senate bill looks to remove campaign finance oversight from the jurisdiction of the secretary of state who will be Jocelyn Benson. Faced with a Democratic governor for the first time in eight years, Republicans came up with a package of lame-duck bills to preserve their priorities and make it harder for Evers to enact his. The action comes just weeks before Republican Gov. Scott Walker is replaced by Democrat Tony Evers.
Walker is getting bipartisan pressure to veto the measures, including from Democratic Gov. -elect Tony Evers (EE'-vers).
The proposal up for a vote would weaken the governor's power to put in place administrative rules enacting state laws.
Wisconsin Republicans pushed through protests, internal disagreement and Democratic opposition to pass the bills after an all-night session.
Michigan Gov. -elect Gretchen Whitmer high-fives Lt. Gov. -elect Garlin Gilchrist II during their post-election news conference in Detroit, Nov. 7, 2018.
A public policy analyst contends that Republicans would be very upset if Democrats did what the lame duck Republican leadership is doing in Wisconsin.
The measures would also limit early voting to no more than two weeks before an election, a move Democrats say is illegal.