Newsmakers: Brewers Deal Overview
The Milwaukee Brewers are having a good season – they’ve clinched the division and are hosting a first-round playoff series in Milwaukee this week. But in Madison, the Brewers’ future remains uncertain. Legislators are debating a proposal to fund stadium repairs and keep the Brewers in Wisconsin through 2050, but opinions on whether it’s a winning proposition for taxpayers vary widely. On October 3, 2023, WisconsinEye’s Newsmakers features lead bill author Republican Representative Robert Brooks from Saukville and Democrat Senator Chris Larson from Milwaukee.