MADISON — The
Wisconsin Senate plans to vote on bills Democrats opposed and used
a procedural move to block from passing Tuesday.
The Senate was
meeting Wednesday to vote on the remaining bills. They include a
proposal to limit in-person absentee voting in the two weeks prior
to the election and disallow it on the weekends. Another bill
would allow election observers to stand as close as three feet to
people registering to vote or picking up their ballot.
delayed until Wednesday a vote on a bill allowing lobbyists to
start giving campaign donations seven weeks earlier than currently
Final action was
also slated to be taken on a proposal that sets a new liability
limit of $300,000 for parents of drivers under age 18 who gets in