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Madison Wisconsin State Journal (Newspaper) - July 11, 2015, Madison, Wisconsin Wisconsin 11 re ,71 to Tim Vuk Wii Eti saturday july la 2015 discover digital Garden invaders quiz see if you can identify some of Wisconsin a Nastiest pests marquee match at Wimbledon defending Champion Novak Djokovic will face seven time Winner Roger Federer in sundays menus final sports. I us personnel chief resigns Katherine Archuleta bows to mounting pressure after massive breach of government records nation world. A6 state budget i Blank says provisions would put University at disadvantage eur Chancellor asks for tenure veto Nico Savidge , 608-252-6147 us Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank asked gov. Scott Walker on Friday to veto provisions in the state budget that strip tenure protections from Law and weaken shared governance principles. The changes to tenure would put University of Wisconsin system policies a at Odds with those offered by competing universities Blank said leaving us Madison at a disadvantage in wooing High level faculty and the research funding they could bring with them. As gov. Scott Walker considers the 2015-17 state budget passed by the legislature earlier this week his office said Friday evening that hell sign it on sunday a Blank is not the Only education official looking to influence How he uses his powerful veto authority on web extra get caught up on the state journals coverage of the Wisconsin state budget some of the Many policy items included in the Bill. The head of the state department of Public instruction has also asked Walker to make changes to the budget requesting nearly two dozen vetoes of education provisions. A spokeswoman for the governors office did not say if he planned to follow the recommendations. A governor Walker is evaluating the budget and any veto decisions will be announced when final decisions have been made a spokeswoman Laurel Patrick said. Tile changes to tenure have drawn National attention and prompted a backlash from us faculty who have said the move will make it easier to fire professors and could restrict academic Freedom in her letter to walkers office Blank particularly took Issue with a piece of the budgets tenure language that allows for faculty to be please see tenure Page a3 South Carolina governor wont take blame on records Walker says Effort to limit transparency was a huge mistake a claims a it did no to come from us Mark Sommerhauser , 608-252-6122 gov. Scott Walker pointed the Finger at Republican lawmakers Friday on a widely criticized proposal to curtail Wisconsin a open records Laws calling it a a huge mistake that did no to originate in his office. A i think it was a mistake to even think about it in the budget even though it did no to come from us a Walker told radio Host Charlie Sykes on Friday. Walkers office earlier this week acknowledged it helped draft the changes which were stripped from the 2015-17 budget after a fierce outcry from conservatives and liberals alike including a Broad array of lawmakers open government advocates and Media organizations. The proposed changes unveiled publicly hours before they were added to the budget in the Legislatures joint finance committee last week would have made secret nearly All communications and records that help the Public understand How lawmakers and other Public officials do their jobs. Confederate Banner removed from statehouse grounds rebel Flag flies no More at Capitol Jeffrey Collins and Meg Kinnard associated press Columbia . South Carolina pulled the Confederate Flag from its place of Honor at the statehouse on Friday marking a Milestone in How America commemorates the War that Tore the United states apart 150 years ago. Many people believed the rebel Banner would Fly forever in the first state to leave the Union despite bitter feelings that remained after the Flag was demoted from atop the Capitol dome to a Confederate Monument out front 15 years ago. But the killings of nine Black Church members during a Bible study in Charleston last month suddenly changed the political truths and consequences surrounding civil War symbols. The Battle Flag unfurled to assert White Power and protest the civil rights movement in the 1960s had been defended by White Republican leaders until last month As a Symbol of Southern Pride. After the Church attack even supporters Felt compelled to acknowledge that the Flag also represents racial hatred. A no lie can live forever. That please see Flag Page a4 a suspect should t have been allowed to buy gun Fri says. A4 John Baz More associated press Honor guards from the South Carolina Highway patrol remove the Confederate Battle Flag from the Capitol grounds Friday in Columbia ., ending its 54-year presence there. A crowd of up to 10,000 people turned out to watch the 6-minute ceremony chanting a Susa Usa Quot and a they hey hey please see records Page As a Walker Ryan Priebus Friendship takes Back seat for gop primary. By it. Olympus to remove ride that malfunctioned Wisconsin dells events state journal staff Wisconsin dells a Wisconsin dells theme Park began removing a thrill ride Early Friday after a mechanical failure earlier this week led to a close Call with two riders and attracted National attention after video of the incident was posted on Facebook. The catapult ride at it. Olympus water and theme Park passed a safety inspection last month but has been cited for past violations state inspection records show. The giant elastic bands that launch two riders in a protective Cage into the air were removed Early Friday a Park employee said at the scene of the ride. One of the giant cords came Loose from its mooring and crashed into the pavement within feet of the two riders As they were about to be propelled into the air. The incident which please see dells Page a5egyptian screen Star Dies egyptian actor Omar Sharif who Rose to Fame for his roles in a Lawrence of Arabia Quot and Quot doctor Zhivago Quot died Friday at a Cairo Hospital at age 83. Story is weather. B4 mostly Cloudy storms. High 81, Low 66 business comics nation world cd obituaries c6 opinion a6 sports Broad consortium asks for payday loan veto late budget measure would permit extra services from controversial outlets Judy Newman , 608-252-6156 Bankers insurance firms and groups representing Low income people Are calling on gov. Scott Walker to veto an item in the state budget that would give b3 take five a7 television i Wasj legals payday lenders a Broad new Range of products to offer. The proposal included in the catch All budget amendment introduced just Over a week ago would let payday lenders sell insurance annuities a and related products As Well As a any financial or consumer financial services subject to regulation by statute or a payday Loans Are debt please see payday Page a3 c5 c8 06 7 of Sun us jul Quot 2 7wi year no. 222 c 2015 Wisconsin stat journal associated press archives

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