MADISON (WORT) — On Tuesday, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker introduced his plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act as part of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. Walker’s calling it the Day One Patient Freedom Plan.
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.
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) — Republicans in the Wisconsin Senate passed a constitutional amendment that could change how the Chief Justice is selected for the state Supreme Court. Cameron Bren reports.
MADISON (WORT) — The civil unrest sparked by events in Ferguson, MI is catalyzing local opposition to a new Dane County Jail. Reporters Cameron Bren and Antonio Marquez attended Tuesday’s rally at the City-County Building organized by the Young, Gifted and Black Coalition.
MADISON (WORT) — Students in Wisconsin could be required to pass a civics exam to graduate high school if a recently added provision to the biennial budget is approved. Cameron Bren and Dylan Brogan filed this report.