Monday May 2, 2016 - Updated 5:34pm

Governor

2:40pm
Rep. Nygren. Marinette School District receives Fab Lab grant.
10:33am
Gov. Walker. Invests in 25 school districts for Fab Lab equipment.
8:08am
WCA. Commends Rep. Tittl and Sen. Cowles for increase to recycling grants for local governments.

4:29am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Mark Gundrum, Jim Troupis to apply for high court vacancy.

Legislative

3:59pm
Rep. Hebl. Column: "Right-to-Work" has not worked for Wisconsin.
3:49pm
Rep. Loudenbeck. Receives "Stepping Up For Children" award.
2:42pm
Rep. Jorgensen. Journal: The cost of voter ID laws.
1:29pm
Rep. Sargent. Gun violence in Wisconsin must be addressed.
1:10pm
Sen. Lassa, Rep. Barca. Letter to WEDC Secretary and CEO Designee Mark Hogan requesting updates on recovery efforts. 
11:18am
Rep. Gannon. Funding for voter ID campaign.
10:12am
Sen. Erpenbach. Column: Federal bill gives WI anouther change to capitalize.

3:30pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin, U.S. Reps. Kind, Moore, Pocan. Call on Justice Department to review Wisconsin's voter ID law.
11:35am
Wisconsin State Journal. Brad Schimel: Prosecutors need more money, voice in Legislature.
4:40am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Amid cuts, UW System campuses seek to preserve student advising.
4:21am
Fox 6. Controversial 'transgender restroom bill' to return in Wisconsin, lawmaker says.

State Agencies

5:21pm
ETF. (Video) Self-insurance in 5 minutes.
3:48pm
DCF. Foster Care Awards presented by First Lady and DCF Secretary.
3:47pm
WHEDA. Awards nine Milwaukee projects Low-Income Housing Tax Credits.
3:46pm
WHEDA. Awards $14 million in Low-Income Housing Tax Credits statewide.
3:19pm
DNR. Wisconsin celebrates Clean Air Month and a decade of Air Quality Awareness Week.
2:53pm
DWD Sec. Allen. Unemployment insurance reforms protect system for workers and employers.
2:43pm
DOT. May is National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
10:03am
DOJ. Multi-jurisdictional critical incident investigation ongoing, threat to community neutralized.
9:50am
WEM. NOAA emergency radios save lives.
4:59am
Wisconsin Lottery. Lucky player holds $3.6 million MegaBucks ticket.

1:27pm
WKOW. New WEDC board member also sits on board of company that got WEDC dollars after outsourcing WI jobs.
11:16am
Wisconsin Watch. State revokes tax credits after W.W. Grainger cuts, outsources jobs.
4:38am
Duluth News Tribune. New food safety law gives states a big role.
4:30am
Chippewa Herald. Scott Walker's HR agency slammed civil service changes in private memo.
4:28am
WKOW. Gov. Walker struggles to explain why WEDC hasn't clawed back money from companies that outsourced.
4:23am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin needs to keep pace with the 'Internet of Things.'
4:22am
Chippewa Herald. Income tax cuts delivered $423.6 million to Wisconsin taxpayers.

Economy/Business

2:40pm
Boardman & Clark. Labor & Employment Update.
8:37am
WMC. Thirty-two Wisconsin companies nominated for environment awards.

5:03am
La Crosse Tribune. Construction company sees benefits from Minnesota expansion.

Environment/Outdoors

4:20am
Wisconsin Watch. Bacteria in state's drinking water is 'public health crisis.'

Statewide

1:34pm
Michael Best & Friedrich. Announces Amy Bruchs as Madison Office Managing Partner.
1:19pm
DPW. Statement on Older Americans Month.
1:13pm
UW Credit Union. Expands its mobile payment options.
10:13am
Wisconsin Alliance for Reform. Launches new website.
9:55am
Alliance for Regulatory Coordination. May is Building Safety Month - age awareness emphasized.
8:10am
Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Launches 'Welcoming & Inclusive' campaign to support businesses.

11:57am
WBAY. Family demands answers after Army vet overdoses at VA treatment facility.
9:32am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. Wisconsin sets another record for milk production in 2015.

Courts

4:00pm
Rep. Vorpagel. Disappointed in recent court ruling on Highway 23 expansion.
1:22pm
Sen. Lemahieu. Condemns court ruling on Highway 23 expansion.
12:23pm
1000 Friends of Wisconsin. Court blocks Highway 23 expansion. Decision and order.
10:14am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Professor John McAdams sues Marquette University.

11:40am
WTMJ. Marquette professor John McAdams suing university over suspension.
4:24am
WEAU. Wisconsin AG asks appeals court to stay right-to-work ruling.

Education

5:34pm
Rep. Steineke. Statement on UW Madison faculty's no confidence resolution.
2:41pm
UW-Platteville. Students provide graphic design services to community.
2:39pm
Marquette University. Lovell announces major residence hall development.
11:17am
UW-Stout. Commencement ceremonies May 7 for 1,317 graduates.
9:53am
UW-Platteville. Students celebrate agriculture through art.
9:48am
UW-Platteville. History professor makes fiction debut with 'The Dead Don't Bleed.'

1:25pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Faculty to vote on resolution declaring no confidence in UW leaders.
4:36am
Wisconsin State Journal. Gary Bennett, new 'charter czar' pledges collaboration with district, downplays competition.
4:35am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. No-confidence measure punctuates tumultuous year for UW.
4:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. UW-Madison alumni urge university to stop investing in fossil fuels.

Local

3:44pm
IBEW Local 494. Congratulates County Executive Chris Abele on his inauguration day.
3:21pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. And MMSD Superintendent announces expansion of driver's license program to all Madison high schools.
1:18pm
Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce. Congratulates Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele on 2nd inauguration day.
1:16pm
International Union of Operating Engineers Local 139. Congratulate Chris Abele on his re-election and inauguration as Milwaukee County Executive.
10:18am
U.S. HUD & DOJ. Award $100,000 to help justice-involved youth in Milwaukee find jobs and housing.
10:16am
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Awards $3.9 million for local homeless programs in Wisconsin.
9:52am
Milwaukee Building & Construction Trades Council. Congratulates Milwaukee County Executive, Chris Abele on his re-election.
5:01am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Clarke. Deputies arrest 9 drunken drivers in Operation Drive Sober.

4:37am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Jail workers status to be debated.
4:35am
Daily Reporter. Milwaukee applies for $20M grant to extend streetcar to new Bucks arena.

Congress

1:21pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Tours Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design to highlight importance of apprenticeship programs.

10:06am
The Hill. Puerto Rico will default on $422 million debt payment Monday.
4:26am
Fox 11. Sens. Baldwin & Johnson outline different approaches to college affordability.

Politics

2:52pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Ron Johnson campaign tour a map of outsourced Wisconsin.
11:42am
RPW. Praises Ron Johnson's campaign announcement.
11:14am
Zimmerman for 30th Assembly. To host meet and greet in Hudson.
9:26am
Johnson for U.S. Senate. Launches statewide campaign kickoff tour at Oshkosh manufacturing company.
8:23am
DPW.  Allow me to reintroduce myself, my name is Ron!
7:55am
Crowley for 17th Assembly. State Rep. Evan Goyke endorses.
7:54am
Lin for 16th Assembly. Announces candidacy.
5:00am
DPW. 4 questions for Sen. Johnson as he launches his campaign from PACUR Madison.

11:50am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Tomah whistleblower blasts Feingold in ad by Koch brothers group.
11:46am
Fox 11. Sen. Johnson kicks off re-election bid in Oshkosh.
11:37am

Wisconsin State Journal. Ron Johnson: I want a second term because "I can't quit on America."

4:34am
River Falls Journal. Harsdorf will seek to reclaim her senate seat in Wisconsin Legislature.
4:33am
Wisconsin State Journal. GOP lawmaker: Ted Cruz delegate list didn't reflect grassroots effort.
4:32am
WEAU. Feingold talks campaign momentum at Eau Claire event.
4:32am
WXOW. Feingold visits Kickapoo Coffee in Viroqua.
4:29am
Appleton Post Crescent. Paul Ryan gains popularity in Wisconsin.
4:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Democrats rap Ron Johnson in digital ad.

 

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