What’s new with Wisconsin legislation? Tuesday host Carousel Bayrd speaks with Representative Dianne Hesselbein, Assistant Minority Leader, about Scott Walker’s special session to change welfare programs. And, Carousel speaks with Representative Evan Goyke, who introduced a legislative package to close Lincoln Hills & Copper Lakes youth prison last year. This month, Governor Walker announced his own $80 million plan to close Lincoln Hills.
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