ACCOUNTING SYSTEM TO STAY
Before he took office, Gov. Scott Walker vowed to use it as the standard for a balanced budget. Now incoming Gov.-elect Tony Evers says it's "something to work towards."
Both were referring to a method of accounting standards used by publicly traded companies, certified public accountants and local governments ? but not the state ? known as "generally accepted accounting practices" or GAAP.
After eight years in office, Walker never fulfilled his campaign promise to balance the state ...