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Gov. Walker signed bills to improve lives of foster families

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WAUSAU, Wis. (WAOW) -

Gov. Scott Walker signed multiple bills in Wausau Wednesday aimed at improving the lives of foster families. 

The 11-bill package initially presented by Rep.Pat Snyder (R) strives to help foster parents create stable environments during traumatic changes for the child. 

They also provide financial support to teens once they age-out of the foster care system.

Gov. Walker praised the bipartisan support for legislation that he said addresses Wisconsin issues across the board. 

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