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New Wisconsin bill to protect dignity of strip search victims

State legislators propose change to strip search laws after high school vape raid

Capitol, Madison, State Capitol, Carroll St,

Lame duck laws prioritize political gains over system of checks and balances

Amid series of lawsuits, conservative legislature presses forward in restricting executive powers


UW System students lobby for action on key issues to Wisconsin legislators

Students share their opinions on issues such as mental health resources, shared governance at first UW Lobby Day in eight years

State of Wisconsin

GOP lawmakers create resolution to terminate statewide mask mandate

'Regardless of whether state or federal laws require it, respect for the health of our families, neighbors and ourselves should compel us to always wear masks in public settings until the pandemic is under control,' dean says

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin State Legislature sees record number of female lawmakers

'We are on a trajectory that has been increasing the number of women in office, but that evolution is slow,' political science professor says


Silence from Evers, GOP is not an option as Wisconsin residents demand police accountability

Following the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha Evers must hold special session, address police brutality

State of Wisconsin

Republican lawmakers oppose Evers’ Stay at Home order extension

Republicans plan to approach Supreme Court to repeal extension

State of Wisconsin

Republican state representative sues Evers over violation of open records

Republicans accuse Evers of lacking transparency


Understanding the root of the gun violence problem

Before any legislation can be productive or effective, politicians must agree to address a core issue — mental health

State of Wisconsin

Bills that would aid Wisconsin homeless rely on state Senate

Nearly 5,000 people estimated homeless in 2018.

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