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John Witte

John Witte

Expert on education policy, tax and budget policy, and state and local government

Professor, political science and public affairs La Follette School of Public Affairs Work: 608-262-5715 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Education policy (primarily K-12)
  • Tax and budget policy at federal, state and local levels
  • State and local government


  • Author of eight books and more than 70 articles, book chapters and reports
  • Two-time state evaluator of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (school vouchers)
  • Author, "The Market Approach to Education" and "The Politics and Development of the Federal Income Tax"