MADISON (WORT) — On Thursday, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled 4-2 to end the secret John Doe investigation probe into Governor Scott Walker’s campaign. Dylan Brogan reports.
Matthew Defour, state government reporter for the Wisconsin State Journal, joined the July 13th Buzz to give us a summary of final changes to the biennial budget along with a brief look into Gov. Walker’s incipient presidential campaign.
MADISON (WORT) — Nearly 100 people rallied at the Capitol Thursday evening to protest what’s likely coming in the next state budget.
MADISON (WORT) — Hundreds of University of Wisconsin-Madison professors packed a meeting on campus Tuesday to grill Chancellor Becky Blank about proposed changes to the tenure system. State lawmakers have proposed eliminating tenure protections in state law as part of the state budget.
MADISON (WORT) — The Wisconsin Legislature held a joint public hearing Tuesday to receive public testimony on a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has promised to sign the bill into law if passed. Antonio Marquez reports.
MADISON (WORT) — The two Democratic lawmakers who sit on the board of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) are calling for a federal corruption probe of Governor Scott Walker’s job-creation agency. This comes just days after a scathing audit of WEDC, a revealing investigation by the Wisconsin State Journal, and Walker announcing that the agency should eliminate its loan program.