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‘In your hands:’ UW pushes forward through uncertain financial future amid frozen tuition, declining state investment

As Blank leaves behind a decade-worth of attempts to shift UW’s financial model, it is up to new leadership to piece together university’s budget

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Gov. Evers vetoes 43 Republican-backed bills

'The right to vote is fundamental to our democracy,' Evers says about vetoed bills surrounding state election laws

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US Supreme Court rejects Wisconsin redistricting map

'This has created confusion and a lot of problems in a time where all eligible voters need to be able to exercise their right to vote,' Wisconsin State Assembly Member says

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ACLU of Wisconsin opposes new bill proposal that would prevent limitations on no-knock search warrants

‘This is us prioritizing the criminalization of drugs over people's lives — especially Black people's lives — in a material way,’ ACLU of Wisconsin Deputy Executive Director says

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Wisconsin legislators propose bill to ban abortions after 6 weeks

Republican legislators introduce bill that would ban abortions if embryo shows signs of electric activity

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Evers to hold special session to address Wisconsin’s labor shortage

Businesses are struggling to hire workers, unemploment rates remain low

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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

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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

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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

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