Reilly wants Regents to seek more money for UW System growth plan

The UW System Board of Regents meets this week in Madison, and System President Kevin Reilly says he’ll ask taxpayers to invest more to continue plans to produce more college graduates. Reilly is recommending the system ask the Legislature and Gov. Jim Doyle for $37.5 million in new tax money and $13.4 million in student fees to support the systemwide Growth Agenda through 2011. A UW System news release has details.