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Wisconsin Congressman James Sensenbrenner (R-Menomonee Falls) is pushing to reign in some of the surveillance power authorized by the USA Patriot Act.
This week, Madison Mayor Paul Soglin warned that the consequences of the partial federal government shutdown will soon hit Wisconsin
Protesters will no longer have to apply for a permit to gather in the Capitol rotunda but they will have to notify the Wisconsin Department of Administration.
Tonight’s show is produced by Kaitlin Stack Whitney and engineered by Dennis Shaffer. Our guest is Dr. Matthew Hersch, a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania. He’s a historian of science and technology; learn more about his research here: http://hss.sas.upenn.edu/people/mhersch He recently wrote a book published in 2012 called Inventing the American Astronaut. Learn more […]
Millions logged onto healthcare.gov on Tuesday and attempted to sign up for health insurance. But those seeking health care face more than an overwhelmed website.
Wisconsin Indian Education Association Chairperson Barbara Munson calls the Republican-led effort to protect race-based school mascots “an act of racism.”