A UW-Madison study finds that the construction of big residential buildings in Madison increases the number of evictions in the surrounding area. Feature producer Nora-Kathleen Berryhill sat down with UW-Madison […]
Bill Limiting Access to Lawmakers’ Misconduct Records Vetoed
When Wisconsin news outlets requested records on a former legislator’s sexual harassment allegations, former Assembly Chief Clerk Pat Fuller denied them access. Last March, those media outlets brought the Assembly […]
New Reindahl Park Resolution Would Evict Unhoused Residents of the Enc...
Last May, the city allowed the unhoused in Madison to set up so-called “temporary permissible encampments” in parks and other outdoor public spaces in Madison—without fear of arrest. The decision […]
Activists Propose a Community-Led Commission on Police Reform
CORRECTION: This story has been updated to fix an inaccurate attribution of a quote. Today at the state capitol, racial and criminal justice activists were joined by some Democratic lawmakers […]
Bill Would Limit Public Access to Lawmakers’ Disciplinary Record...
This afternoon, state lawmakers passed legislation that could make it harder to obtain lawmakers’ disciplinary records. That comes as a Dane County judge ruled that lawmakers illegally withheld records from […]