Governor Tony Evers has declared 2021 “the year of broadband access,” joining lawmakers across the country making plans to increase spending for high-speed internet access. This week on New Domains, we look at the state of broadband in Wisconsin, why high-speed internet is critically needed, and what to expect in the debate for how the […]
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 the session was overtaken by debate on whether to honor the late conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh. Wednesday’s session began with asking for a moment […]
MADISON (WORT) — While many were preparing for the Thanksgiving holiday, the Public Service Commission approved utility rate increases for Madison Gas & Electric customers. Dylan Brogan reports.
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.
Wisconsin democrats are calling on Governor Scott Walker to remove former Assembly Majority Leader Scott Suder from the state Public Service Commission.