Tax collections are projected to rise sharply in Wisconsin, giving the state government an unexpected windfall. What can they do with the money—and what should they do? The Wisconsin Policy […]
Wisconsin Assembly Passes Bipartisan Bills, Honors Rush Limbaugh on Pa...
The Wisconsin State Assembly met Wednesday to pass a variety of bi-partisan assembly bills, from loosening hunting restrictions to allowing hair braiding without a license. But the later half of […]
COVID-19 relief bill drops funding for rural internet improvement
The state Senate passed a COVID-19 relief package today. Governor Evers signed the bill into law shortly after its approval on the Senate floor The fight for a COVID-19 relief […]
Current Legislation: Eliminating Protections for Wetlands & Gende...
It’s a busy time for legislators at the Capitol. In the first half of the hour, Carousel Bayrd explores a bill, currently in reconciliation, that would open up a large […]
State Senator Proposes to Legalize Hemp
Support is growing for legalizing the commercial production of industrial hemp in Wisconsin. Minnesota, Michigan, and Illinois have passed similar legislation, and Wisconsin is following suit. Wisconsin State Senator Patrick […]
Under the Bus
What has our country done to protect women and ensure gender equality in the workplace? Why do some working women have a full panoply of rights while others have few or none at all? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!