Wisconsin will soon vote to be the 30th state to call for a constitutional convention, with the intention of drafting a “balanced budget amendment.” Behind the effort is the American Legislative Exchange Council. Democratic State Representative Chris Taylor joined Tony to talk about the dangers of the process, as well as how Wisconsin Democrats are […]
Today, February 13th, is United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization’s World Radio Day. Happy World Radio Day everyone! What better way to celebrate WORT than to listen and pledge your support to the station? Yes, we’re still here, still in your ears, twenty-four hours a day. Joining us in the studio for the first half […]
Democratic State Representative Chris Taylor joined Tony Castaneda following Election Day to discuss the surprising state and national results, and what the Democratic Party can look to change going forward. Then, Captain Zero stops by for the “Working Class Weather Report.”
The Guardian’s recent release of over 1,300 pages of documents provides evidence that Governor Walker, his campaign committee and various corporations may have engaged in potential criminal conduct between 2011-2013. Several Wisconsin State Representatives have asked Dane County’s District Attorney’s office to begin an investigation into Governor Walker and his campaign committee. Representative Chris Taylor […]
It’s the final week of our winter pledge drive! Today Carousel Bayrd talks with Rep. Chris Taylor and Rep. Robb Kahl from the Wisconsin State Assembly to At the bottom of the hour she is joined by Dean Loumos, Executive Director of Housing Initiatives and a former WORT board member, to discuss the upcoming Homeless Services […]
(WORT) — Assembly Speaker Robin Vos introduced a motion Thursday to correct a “technical flaw” in last year’s state budget that allowed school districts to raise property taxes to compensate for losses in state aid for each student who uses school vouchers. Darien Lamen reports.