State of Wisconsin

Legislation to protect natural hair introduced in Wisconsin

The bill would update state statutes to recognize ethnic hair as racial trait

State of Wisconsin

Colin Kaepernick removed from Black History Month resolution after backlash from Wisconsin GOP lawmakers

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said Kaepernick's inclusion in resolution would impede democrats, republicans from working together

Hump Day

Hump Day: Forming a gender identity true to self is a fundamental human right

Discrimination toward transgender, greater LGBTQ+ community stems heavily from Trump's administration

Investigative

Major bills sent through state Legislature faster after Walker took office, report finds

UW journalism professor said WCIJ analysis 'really good first cut' at investigating legislature deliberation

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Legislative laziness affects more than your schedule, Senators

Reading a law cover to cover should be an expectation, not a goal

State of Wisconsin

Discharged law enforcement officers would remain on payroll under legislation

Public officials concerned what provision would do for community-law enforcement relations in Milwaukee

State of Wisconsin

Amendment to state bill might threaten legality of tailgating

Assembly Bill 433 will extend winery hours from 9 p.m. to midnight, despite controversial amendment

Column

Latest gun control legislation beacon of hope for country

Those who lost their lives in 2017 from gun violence deserve justice, preventative gun control legislation

Column

New homeless shelter a step in the right direction, but more must be done

Concerted effort the only solution to a glaring Wisconsin issue

Column

New legislation discouraging moped usage big step for student safety

Mopeds are major convenience for many students, but have dangerous history