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Tuesday September 2, 2014 - Updated 1:49pm

Governor

1:49pm
Gov. Walker. Forte Research Systems to accelerate its growth.
10:47am
Gov. Walker. Participates in first day of school bell ringing.

Legislative

1:34pm
Rep. Jorgensen. Invites public to listening session in Whitewater.
1:33pm
Rep. Bernard Schaber. Announces September office hours on the bus.
12:16pm
Rep. Sargent. Honors teachers, students on the First Day of school.
11:19am
Reps. Johnson and Goyke, and Sen. Harris-Dodd. Milwaukee legislators pledge further efforts to combat sex trafficking.

State Agencies

12:02pm
Attorney General Van Hollen. Announces registration is open for upcoming 2014 Public Records and Open Meetings Laws seminars.
11:20am
DWD. Gov. Walker proclaims September as Workforce Development Month.
8:48am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe newsletter - Sept. 2014.
8:47am
DVA Sec. Scocos. Column: V-J Day.

4:35am
Daily Reporter. DNR: Pipeline work could kill rare species.

Economy/Business

5:53am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Despite cuts elsewhere, Quad/Graphics stays on Wisconsin hiring binge.

Statewide

12:10pm
Center on Wisconsin Strategy. State of Working Wisconsin.
12:00pm
Wisconsin Farmer's Union. Welcomes new communications director.

5:02am
USA Today. Eating habits improve a bit, except among poor.
4:39am
Wisconsin Public Radio. New study gives new ammunition in debate about legalizing medical marijuana.
4:36am
Stevens Point Journal. Wisconsin apple growers optimistic about 2014.

Courts

12:12pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Files proposed Amicus brief in 7th Circuit appeal on behalf of former FEC Chair; asks court to affirm injunction against John Doe investigation.
12:08pm
Supreme Court. October 2014 oral argument schedule.

4:37am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Mining company, allies spent freely to get bill approved.

Education

1:24pm
UW Colleges, UW-Extension. UW Flexible Option degree program receives federal approval for student financial aid.
1:06pm
UW System. Receives approval to award federal financial aid for a competency-based UW Flexible Option program.

5:30am
Wisconsin Public Radio. As another school year starts, new teacher evaluations, standardized tests begin.
4:30am
Wausau Daily Herald. Common Core takes center stage in new school year.
4:29am
Appleton Post Crescent. Fox Cities schools vary in approach to Common Core.

Local

11:56am
Madison Mayor Soglin. 2015 Executive Capital Budget.
10:46am
Milwaukee County Sup. Jursik. Criticizes outer suburbs rejection of the Regional Housing Plan created by SEWRPC.
9:49am
Milwaukee Common Council President Murphy. Tom Nardelli 'tireless advocate' for constituents, city.
8:49am
Milwaukee Ald. Donovan. Issues statement on passing of Tom Nardelli.

5:09am
Racine Journal Times. Police seeking software for monitoring social media.
4:40am
Ashland Daily Press. Red Cliff officials vow to pursue sunken barrel issue.

Congress

12:14pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Calls for special enrollment period for 38,000 Wisconsinites dropped from BadgerCare under Gov. Walker's plan. Letter.

4:33am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Obama promoting economic gains. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. USA Today.

Politics

1:04pm
DPW. "Out of Touch": Scott Walker's problem with women voters.
11:58am
Walker for Governor. WI Schools are improving and offering more opportunities under Gov. Scott Walker.
10:48am
One Wisconsin Now. Gov. Walker reacts to falling poll numbers by accusing media of 'bias', 'incompetence,' 'being lazy.'
9:50am
DPW. Double dose of bad economic news for Scott Walker.
6:17am
Kurtz for Congress. Delivers radio address, honors Wisconsin workers.
6:16am
Walker for Governor. 12 seconds of silence: Mary Burke drew a blank when asked where she disagreed with President Obama.
6:15am
RPW. Statement on President Obama's visit to Milwaukee.

1:38pm
WISC. Burke campaign sees hundreds of thousands in union donation dollars.
12:50pm
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Walker says he won't make another jobs promise.
5:06am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Democrat Mark Harris faces uphill battle against GOP's Glenn Grothman.
4:38am
Chippewa Herald. Governor's race intensifies as campaign enters final stretch.
4:34am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Was Grothman's victory bad news for GOP?
4:31am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Walker skirts touchy casino decision.

 

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