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Monday September 22, 2014 - Updated 11:00am

Governor

5:19am
Gov. Walker. Appoints Vincent Biskupic to Outagamie County Circuit Court.
5:18am
Gov. Walker. Appoints Josann Reynolds to Dane County Circuit Court.

5:00am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Walker names campaign attorney's brother to judgeship.

Budget

5:30am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: Time to get real about state road financing.
5:05am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. New state budget awaits winner of governor's race.
4:58am
La Crosse Tribune. Editorial: Transportation funding drives economy.

Legislative

11:00am
American Heart Association of Wisconsin. Recognizes Sen. Joe Leibham with Friend of Heart award.

9:14am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Sen. Dave Hansen: Tuition freeze ignores student loan debt crisis.

State Agencies

10:20am
DVA. Announces Burlington Veterans Benefits Expo.

5:41am
WBAY. Potawatomi double down on withholding payment promise.
5:11am
Capital Times. Big farms, frac sand mines could feel force of judge's groundwater ruling.
5:01am
Chippewa Herald. State has no budget for voter ID, agencies say.

Economy/Business

4:56am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Agriculture industry has grown despite recession and drought, report finds.

Statewide

8:26am
Wisconsin Realtors Association. August home sales fall as median prices continue to increase.

5:58am
USA Today. Tax refunds will be cut for ACA recipients.
5:25am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Wisconsin casino expansion may benefit Florida tribe.
5:07am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Editorial: Go beyond rhetoric when evaluating Act 10.

Courts

10:23am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Calendar and case synposes - Oct. 2014.

10:21am
Wisconsin State Journal. Liberal group complains voters can't get ID.
4:55am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Gun-rights group taking Green Bay to court.

Education

10:19am
UW-River Falls. Homecoming and Family Weekend celebrations combined.
10:17am
Marquette University. Expert panel goes "On the Issues" to discuss freedom of information and role of the media in the age of Snowden and WikiLeaks.
8:27am
UW-Madison. Actions on climate change bring better health, study says.
5:20am
Marquette University. In augural address, Lovell maps out future priorities, vision.

Local

8:59am
Public Policy Forum. Report urges economic development leaders to heed successful lessons of the Menomonee Valley.
5:23am
Gilda's Club Madison. 7th annual Gilda's Run scheduled for October 5th at 10:30 am.
5:20am
Madison Mayor Soglin. Weekly schedule.
5:16am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. And Latino community leaders discuss the growing Latino vote.

5:24am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Chris Abele's budget would add money for mental health care, sheriff.
5:14am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Barrett's 2015 budget includes more cops, no fire service cuts.
4:55am
Milwaukee Business Journal. Gary Grunau proposes 0.5% Milwaukee County sales tax for arena, venues, streetcar.

Congress

8:17am
The Hill. Senators spar over ISIS approach.

Federal Agencies

5:12am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison VA hospital gets range of complaints about timeliness of care.

Politics

10:44am
Walker for Governor. Releases new web video: "Honoring our Veterans."
10:17am
Kurtz for Congress. Rising energy costs could send one million Americans into poverty.
10:15am
Wisconsin Federation of College Republicans. Are students being held to a higher standard than a candidate for governor?
9:17am
DPW. Walker's economic disaster corporation continues to sweep problems under the rug.
9:00am
RPW. More fallout from Burke's disturbing pattern of plagiarism.
5:21am
RPW. Senators Vukmir, Darling call on Mary Burke to immediately withdraw from race.

10:48am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Scott Walker hits Mary Burke again on wording of campaign passages.
8:15am
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Emily's List to spend $1.2 million on TV ads for Burke in race against Walker.
5:28am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Editorial: Mary Burke's jobs plan and when borrowing ideas goes too far.
5:27am
Racine Journal Times. Job plan criticism dogs Burke.
5:26am
Stevens Point Journal. Baldwin involved in national battle for Senate women.
5:02am
Beloit Daily News. Editorial: Walker is right with aid plans.
4:53am
Appleton Post Crescent. For Walker-Burke, quiet contrasts on environment.
4:52am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Walker, GOP senators step up attack on Burke's job plan.
4:51am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Governor's race tightens as Walker supports drops in small towns.

Friday September 19, 2014

Governor

4:59pm
Rep. Nerison. Agriculture's economic growth is no small potatoes.
11:50am
Gov. Walker. Economic impact of Wisconsin agriculture jumps from $59 billion to $88 billion.
11:49am
UW-Extension. Agriculture now generates $88.3 billion and 413,500 jobs in Wisconsin, UW study says.
10:10am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Good government advocates call for Walker to step down from WEDC.

Budget

3:02pm
Rep. Krug. Economic growth expected to create budget surplus.
11:09am
Sen. Shilling. GOP leaders acknowledge massive deficit.

Legislative

3:25pm
Reps. Barca, Lassa. Audit shows continued problems at WEDC.
10:48am
WEDC CEO Hall. Response to LAB audit.
10:11am
Rep. Goyke. Commemorates POW/MIA Recognition Day 2014.
10:06am
Joint Audit Co-Chairs Cowles, Kerkman. Audit recommends further improvements to WEDC's financial management.
9:35am
LAB. Report: Governor's Read to Lead Development Fund.
9:34am
LAB. Report: WEDC.

11:11am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Audit: jobs agency makes progress on bad loans by writing many off.

State Agencies

3:19pm
DOJ. Michigan man convicted of child enticement.
3:12pm
DOT. Statement from Wisconsin Department of Transportation regarding roadside memorials.
1:58pm
DNR. Hearings and meetings, Sept. 21-27.
11:58am
DOJ. David Dejanovich bound over for trial under State's sexually violent person statute.
10:49am
DSPS. Meetings, week of Sept. 22.
10:04am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. Celebrates Silver Jubilee.
10:03am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. Riverway forestry tour slated for October 1st.
9:39am
DFI. Registration is open for 4th annual financial literacy summit Oct. 17 in Green Bay.
9:26am
DWD. Meetings and hearings, week of Sept. 22-26.
5:06am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

Economy/Business

12:20pm
DWD. BLS August 2014 employment report: Wisconsin outperforms four Midwest states in rate of private-sector job growth year over year.
11:54am
Bureau of Labor Statistics. Regional and state employment and unemployment - August 2014.

Statewide

5:01pm
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Sexual assault advocates applaud NFL funding for sexual assault services.
2:34pm
MacIver Institute. School report cards a wake-up call for Milwaukee parents and every Wisconsinite.
7:16am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Coalition highlights new model of preventing the heroin/opioid health crisis in Wisconsin youth.
7:13am
Arts Wisconsin. To present Creative Summits throughout Wisconsin - Fall 2014.

5:57am
Bloomberg. Fish-choking microbeads have states limiting cosmetic contents.
5:24am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. 282,000 card numbers from Wisconsin Home Depot breach for sale online.

Courts

4:57pm
Clean Wisconsin. Judge: DNR was right to require groundwater monitoring at New Chester.
3:20pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Justice on Wheels brings Supreme Court to Waukesha to hear cases.

5:31am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Editorial: Full appeals court should reverse Wisconsin's voter ID ruling.
5:03am
Racine Journal Times. Walker not getting involved in suit over ballots.
5:00am
WKOW. Hearing set on request to change Wisconsin ballot.

Education

11:52am
UW-Stout. Construction students win national Chapter of Excellence Award.
9:30am
UW-Madison. Dwindling wind may tip predator-prey balance.
5:12am
MPS. Malcolm X plans continue to move forward.
5:09am
MPS. Board OKs health care changes that maintain commitment to retirees, save up to $6 million per year.

Local

10:45am
Milwaukee Ald. Bauman. Resolution seeks equal treatment for projects that requires moving utilities.

2:36pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Three Democratic county clerks won't use GAB-issued ballot.
12:51pm
WKOW. Dane County clerk won't use redesigned ballots, says they are too confusing.
5:32am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Iron County may prosecute activists recorded trespassing near mining site.

Congress

2:00pm
U.S. Rep. Petri. Introduces bill to prevent trains from blocking intersections.
10:43am
U.S. Rep. Petri. Honored as Taxpayers' Friend by National Taxpayers Union.
5:08am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Comments on continuing resolution voter in the Senate.
5:07am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on Senate vote to authorize an expansion of American military efforts in Syria.
5:04am
U.S. Rep. Kind. Introduces bipartisan "Teacher Tax Relief" Act.

5:46am
USA Today. Senate approves Obama's Syria plan in funding bill.

Federal Agencies

9:34am
WISPIRG. Some good, some bad in Obama Executive Order on protecting antibiotics.
5:11am
Cornucopia Institute. USDA maintains pattern of corporate appointments.

6:05am
The Hill. Beer fight brewing over EPA rule.

Politics

4:58pm
NFIB. Wisconsin small business backs Walker for reelection.
1:59pm
Walker for Governor. Eau Claire Leader-Telegram: Drug testing would boost support for aid programs.
12:46pm
RPW. Senator Luther Olsen calls on Mary Burke to resign from the Madison Metropolitan School District Board.
11:56am
Bewley for State Senate. Professional Fire Fighters of Wisonsin endorses.
11:52am
RPW. Mary Burke plagiarized jobs plan, violates MMSD policies and schools where she studied.
11:10am
Walker for Governor. National Federation of Independent Business endorses.
9:32am
LeMahieu for State Senate. Endorsed by Volunteers for Agriculture Committee, Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation.
9:29am
Walker for Governor. Mary Burke wants to implement Minnesota's failed Obamacare exchange in Wisconsin.
7:14am
Walker for Governor. Statement on Burke plagiarism.

10:42am
Wisconsin State Journal. Mary Burke accused of copying job plan from other Democrats.
10:39am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Burke fires consultant over jobs plan copying.
10:36am
Appleton Post Crescent. Burke 'disappointed' by copied text in her job plan.
5:33am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Candidates for Wisconsin attorney general agree to debate.
5:22am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Editorial: Drug testing would boost support for aid programs.
5:01am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Walker, Burke see new jobs numbers differently.

 

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