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February 16, 2018
Review: Elections, Ethics commissioners made political donations after joining boards
More than half of the appointees on the state Elections and Ethics commissions continued to make political donations to state candidates and groups even after joining the bodies, according to a WisPolitics.com check of campaign finance reports. The head of the Wisconsin Democracy...
February 16, 2018 - 8:17am
Cable chamber director runs for state senate
Cable businessman James Bolen announced plans to run for Wisconsin's 25th Senate District. The Republican, a native of Park Falls who grew up...
February 16, 2018 - 8:08am
February 14, 2018
Wisconsin Assembly approves Walker's funding bump for rural, low-spending schools
February 14, 2018 - 9:59am
February 9, 2018
Wisconsin Senate committee OKs wetland exemptions bill
Republicans on a state Senate panel voted 3-2 Thursday to pass a scaled-back version of a bill that would let developers fill more state wetlands without permits.
February 9, 2018 - 8:50am
February 8, 2018
Fitzgerald pushes for toll roads in Wisconsin
The state Senate's top Republican says Wisconsin needs to add toll roads if it wants to qualify for a possible influx of federal transportation funds.
February 8, 2018 - 9:37am
February 6, 2018
Proposal would cut back required family, medical leave in Wisconsin
If the bill passes, a part-time employee who works between 19 and 24 hours a week would go from having two weeks of paid leave to care for a sick child to none at all.
February 6, 2018 - 12:23pm
Green Bay looks to hire someone to address rat problem
If approved, the new employee would focus on "conditions conducive to rats," thus freeing up full-time inspectors for other areas of concern.
February 6, 2018 - 10:28am
February 5, 2018
Wisconsin nursing home struggle to keep up with costs
More nursing homes closed in Wisconsin last year than the year before. Providers say Medicaid reimbursement rates aren’t keeping pace with the cost to provide care, which is affecting their ability to recruit and retain workers.
February 5, 2018 - 9:26am
January 30, 2018
Bill to exempt rent-to-own stores from Wisconsin consumer act resurfaces
GOP proposal would create new regulations for rent-to-own businesses.
January 30, 2018 - 11:26am
January 26, 2018
Community health centers still in fiscal limbo
Some of Minnesota's community health centers will start making cuts in early February if Congress hasn't resolved federal funding by then, advocates...
January 26, 2018 - 9:49am
Superintendents share differing views on Walker's low-revenue school proposal
School superintendents offered differing views Thursday about Gov. Scott Walker's plan to allow low-spending districts to raise taxes to support schools without voter approval.
January 26, 2018 - 9:04am
January 25, 2018
Walker introduces new child tax credit in state of the state address
The cut would give families $100 annually per child and is estimated to cost $122 million a year.
January 25, 2018 - 9:16am
January 24, 2018
Lead pipe bill headed to Walker's desk
A scaled back bill that would help homeowners replace lead drinking water pipes is headed to Gov. Scott Walker's desk.
January 24, 2018 - 10:16am
Wisconsin Assembly passes massive landlord-tenant bill
The bill would limit the amount of time courts can prevent domestic violence victims from being evicted from their homes.
January 24, 2018 - 8:40am
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Wednesday collected on her Vikings-Saints wager with U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana. After reliving Stefon Diggs' game-winning touchdown catch -- Klobuchar enthusiastically, Kennedy not so much -- Kennedy offered Klobuchar...
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm