Have you been following the Madison protests against the proposed Dane County jail? Did you hear about the “die-in” on the steps of the City-County Building?
What is the police response to Ferguson? What does this mean for the Madison police department? Will changes be made? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find our more!
MADISON (WORT) — The people of Madison responded Tuesday to news out of Ferguson, MO, by peacefully protesting outside the Dane County Jail and marching around the Capitol Square. In Our Backyard spoke to community leaders, Madison Police Chief Mike Koval, and protesters in the streets.
MADISON (WORT) — After a week-long skirmish between the Common Council and Mayor Paul Soglin, the City of Madison has adopted a 2015 budget. Dylan Brogan reports.
MADISON (WORT) — In response to recent approval of fixed rate hikes, State Senator Tim Carpenter (D-Milwaukee) is introducing legislation to overhaul the Wisconsin Public Service Commission. Cameron Bren reports.