Along the way, they discuss the role of LGBTQ-friendly candidates in local and state elections, the rainbow wave, anti-discrimination policy and Tony Evers’s first executive order, the election of Judge Brian Hagedorn to the Wisconsin Supreme Court, working in Wisconsin as a purple state, the meaning of Mayor Pete’s presidential candidacy, and how to get both policy-makers and voters involved and invested in LGBTQ+ issues.
About A Public Affair
A Public Affair is WORT's daily hour-long talk program. It aims to engage listeners in a conversation on social, cultural, and political issues of importance. The guests range from local activists and scholars to notable national and international figures.