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Wisconsin lawmaker introduces legislation to increase transparency in pharmaceutical industry

Three bills currently circulating for cosponsorship

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Democratic lawmakers request state audit of sexual assault kit backlog

Wisconsin has more than 6,000 untested kits

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UW System employees required to participate in online sexual harassment, sexual violence training

In a 2015 survey, more than one in four female undergraduate students reported experiencing sexual harrasment

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Republican lawmakers advocate for industrial hemp on farms

The bill is set to be voted on Wednesday morning

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Student, government leaders advocate for gun control in light of campus carry legislation

Speakers were protesting Senate Bill 169, which allows individuals to carry weapons in public places with no permit

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State Rep. introduces ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’ legislation, looks to honor Native Americans

Columbus Day would be replaced by Indigenous Peoples Day under new legislation

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UW Board of Regents approves policy to suspend students for disrupting campus speakers

Tony Evers casted only dissenting vote

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Proposed legislation would define riots, create legal repercussions for participation

Democrats question if bills would harm free speech

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UW System approves resolution to streamline hiring process, broaden applicant pool

Regent Tony Evers voted against changes

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Outspoken, conservative state representative Bob Gannon dies at 58

Rep. Bob Gannon, R-West Bend, is best known for bringing unconventional style to Assembly floor