It’s the most wonderful time of the year—time for Carousel’s annual happy show, where she looks back on the year and highlights positive news from the community. Today, we learn about local refugee resettlement, the successes of the Dane County government in criminal justice and mental health initiatives, the Bookstores Against Borders Fundraiser for RAICES […]
First up on today’s two-part show, Carousel continues her Meet the Candidates series by interviewing Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate Judge Lisa Neubauer. Judge Neubauer articulates her vision for the future of the Wisconsin judiciary, including putting an end to special interest money, fighting against partisanization of the court system, and instilling public trust. For the […]
On today’s episode, Carousel takes a close look at the Madison City Council budget for 2019 with alder Maurice (Mo) Cheeks, then the Dane County budget with District 26 Supervisor Sharon Corrigan.
Tuesday host Carousel Bayrd discusses the recent upheaval over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program with Lindsay Lemmer, President of the National Organization for Women, Madison-Wisconsin Chapter and organizer of the Defend DACA phone bank. Those interested in volunteering for the Defend DACA phone bank may sign up here. Carousel also speaks with […]
In the first half of the show, A Public Affair host Carousel Bayrd talks with Jenni Dye, research director at one Wisconsin Now, about justice Rebecca Bradley and the WI race for Supreme Court. In the second half, Carousel talks with Sharon Corrigan, Dane County Board Chair, about the Alliant Energy Center.
(WORT) — Dane County Executive Joe Parisi has vetoed a resolution for a new market study and master plan for the Alliant Energy Center. The Dane County Board of Supervisors could vote to override the veto on Thursday.