Column

Political Stalemate: Wisconsin Republicans must compromise with state Dems on COVID-19 legislation

Mask mandates and public health restrictions are only the latest points of contention between state Republicans and Gov. Evers.

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

City of Madison

Wisconsin Republicans reveal new COVID-19 legislation, includes emergency fund

'We cannot afford to have any lapse in testing, contact tracing or any of the other things we do around public health,' Gov. Evers says

Herald

Gov. Tony Evers announces new COVID-19 relief bill

'This isn't something happening someplace else to someone else — they're our friends, our neighbors and our loved ones who are getting sick,' Evers says

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin legislature task force on racial disparity pushes police reform, bipartisan conversation

'This is about checking your politics at the door,' state representative elected to task force says

State of Wisconsin

Republican lawmakers oppose Evers’ Stay at Home order extension

Republicans plan to approach Supreme Court to repeal extension

State of Wisconsin

Evers signs bipartisan COVID-19 response bill into law

'I must reiterate that even in passing this legislation, there remains more work to be done,' Evers writes

Editorial

Editorial Board: Fall 2019’s biggest stories

Following are the most contested stories from this semester

Column

Wisconsin GOP politicizes disabilities in disgusting power grab

Rep. Jimmy Anderson, a lawmaker with disabilities, was forced to vote against his own accommodations

Column

A closer look at Evers’ red flag gun law proposal

Extreme Risk Protection Orders have been shown to be successful in limited gun violence in other states — Wisconsin should be next

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