The Democratic Party of Wisconsin has filed a lawsuit to obtain prosecutor training videos conducted by Waukesha District Attorney Brad Schimel, the GOP candidate for Attorney General.
Thousands of emails from the John Doe criminal probe in Milwaukee County were released to the public Tuesday. WORT’s Dylan Brogan reports on how this latest John Doe document dump is influencing Wisconsin’s upcoming race for governor.
MADISON (WORT) — Madison’s south side will soon host a Community Restorative Court aimed at keeping young offenders out of the traditional criminal justice system.
According to the Race to Equity report, African Americans in Dane County are worse off than whites in every way measurable: greater rates of poverty and unemployment, higher arrest and incarceration rates, higher suspension and truancy rates, lower test scores, higher rates of infant mortality. Many local residents were shocked to learn that Dane County rates worse than most places around the US. Listen to Madison residents and civic leaders speak out about life here and what is happening in our liberal and affluent city.
MADISON — Candidates for elected office are spending more time and energy raising money to pay for increasingly expensive campaigns. Money & Politics Director Bill Lueders with the Wisconsin Center For Investigative Journalism has found that the press are persona non grata at these events.
MADISON — Protesters pushing for a higher minimum wage gathered on the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol Tuesday evening.