State of Wisconsin

Courts likely to intervene in Wisconsin redistricting process, UW experts say

Maps have already come under criticism from Republicans, though drafts would preserve their advantage

State of Wisconsin

Republican lawmakers propose amendments to increase protesting penalties

'We really need to be careful about criminalizing people who stand in the wrong place,' Sen. Roys (D-Madison) says

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Assembly votes to approve mandatory civics curriculum

Following backlash against another bill banning critical race theory in schools, Republicans support civics requirement in classrooms

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Politicized 2021-23 Wisconsin state budget provides tax breaks for the wealthy

Budget uses recent $4.4 billion surplus for tax relief, leaves out investments in healthcare, education

State of Wisconsin

Despite increase in cases, sexual assault, harassment, military laws remain relatively unchanged

Attention to this issue rose after many sexual assault investigations were reportedly botched by National Guard

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Gov. Evers’ plan to reverse Act 10 could protect Wisconsin unions and workers

Evers must face Republican-controlled state senate to help WI workers, support education

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Robin Vos’ request to lower flag for conservative radio show host degrades American flag

Lowering American flag has specific guidelines and is for special occasions, Vos' action disgracefully does neither but advance his own political interests

State of Wisconsin

Legalizing marijuana could alleviate financial struggles for farmers, along with new proposed aid packages

'Let’s keep feeding people while we can,' Hunger Task Force Executive Director says

State of Wisconsin

GOP Donor asks Wisconsin Supreme Court to strike down statewide mask mandate

Mask mandate still currently in place at both state, county level

Fall 2019
State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Republicans resume efforts to end state mask mandate

'I am extremely disappointed by the discussions being held at the WI legislature,' infectious disease specialist says

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