MADISON (WORT) — The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents is holding public meetings in Madison this week. A coalition of campus workers plan to crash the party on Friday. Bekah Wilce reports.
MADISON (WORT) — On Wednesday, Rep. Chris Kapenga (R-Delafield) said he’s crafting a right-to-work bill for Wisconsin. Kapenga says a right-to-work bill will increase job growth and incomes for Wisconsin workers. Dylan Brogan reports.
MADISON (WORT) — Many public employees were surprised to learn that Dane County Executive Joe Parisi will be terminating their union contracts for 2015 and 2016.
Our good friend, Andy Heidt, joins us to talk about his new gig as Executive Director of the Bayfield Foundation — affordable housing, anyone? Andy may also have a few comments about the state of Dane County unions….
Life after Act 10. Neil Rainford from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees — better known as AFSCME — tells us what’s next for public employee unions.
What can we do to protect and defend the unions? Find out more on this edition of APA!