What is the general impression of the budget for low-income individuals in Wisconsin? What’s good in the budget? What should we be worried about? Today longtime public interest attorney Vicky Selkowe joins Carousel Bard in the studio to discuss the Wisconsin State Budget and its impact on people in poverty in our state. Later, Dee Hall calls in […]
Ald. Sheri Carter (District 14) and Ald. Barbara Harrington-McKinney (District 1) are both up for reelection on April 4 for Madison City Council. Today they join host Carousel Bayrd to discuss their first terms in office and running for re-election. Their opponents Jose Rea, running in District 14, and David Handowski, District 1, were unavailable for […]
Today Carousel is joined by Wisconsin State Representative JoCasta Zamarripa to discuss the impact Trump’s Muslim Ban and anti-immigration policies, is having on the state. Later in the show, Dee Hall, Managing Editor of Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, discusses the big picture on the impact of Trump’s policies here locally.
Two lawyers are running to be the next Dane County Circuit Court Judge. On today’s Know Your Candidate segment of A Public Affair, Carousel Bayrd talks with candidates Jill Karofsky and Marilyn Townsend. The election is Tuesday, April 4th.
Do you know about the horrors happening at Lincoln Hills, our state’s prison for youth offenders? On Tuesday, February 21st, Carousel spoke with Tim Muth from the ACLU of Wisconsin about its lawsuit to stop solitary confinement and mistreatment of the youth, and Wisconsin State Representative Jonathan Brostoff about what the state is doing right and […]
Did you know there is a primary election for Wisconsin State Superintendent of Public Instruction? The election is three weeks away, and it’s important you know who’s on the ballot. Guests include candidates John Humphries, Richard Melcher, and incumbent Tony Evers. Lowell Holtz declined the invitation.