Ray Cross

Cross touts autonomy in face of Republican opposition

Gov. Scott Walker’s 2015-17 budget calls for cutting $300 million from the system and decoupling the system from state oversight.

The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents meets April 9, 2015, at UW-Waukesha.

UW Board of Regents meets amid budget debate

Thursday’s meeting at UW-Waukesha comes as Gov. Walker’s budget plan includes a $300 million cut over two years to the UW system.