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By Shawn Johnson, Wisconsin Public Radio

The full state legislature returns to Madison today to approve a handful of state employee contracts and take up some tweaks to Gov. Scott Walker's BadgerCare overhaul.


The state employee contracts cover five union bargaining units representing about 2,400 workers. While about 69,000 non-union state workers got 1 percent raises last July, these union employees did not.

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