State of Wisconsin

Marquette Law poll finds partisan divide in support for Mueller report, Sanders leading presidential race

Forty-two percent of respondents said they were confident report is "fair and impartial"

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Excluding Jewish holidays from legislative calendar disrespects Wisconsin’s Jewish community

Forcing legislators to choose between representing their constituents and worship is discriminatory

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Removing ‘retardation’ from state code signals progress toward respect, bipartisanship

Despite great political polarization, there are still common sense solutions both parties should support

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Walker, despite pushback, signs into law controversial extraordinary session bills

Gov.-elect Tony Evers says Walker 'ignored' the desires of Wisconsinites, undermining practices of good democracy

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Legislature passes lame duck bills limiting executive power

In a rare lame-duck session, the Wisconsin state Legislature passed a package of billsĀ along party lines Wednesday morning limiting executive power and early voting.

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New legislation will cut statewide district attorney shortage in half

54 positions will be filled statewide, specifically in understaffed Walworth County

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‘Blue Lives Matter’ bill faces opposition from legislators across party lines

Sixty-four police officers were killed with guns in 2016 as part of hate crimes

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Badger Advocates looks to bridge gap between UW, Legislature

The alumni group also aims for faculty, staff, alumni voice on political issues

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Why does Wisconsin’s abortion rate keep dropping?

Pro-life, pro-choice organizations discuss causes, implications of recent statistic

UW-Madison Campus

New financial aid director hopes to make paying for college easier

UW will carry out more outreach toward students seeking aid