Tuesday July 31, 2018 - Updated 4:55pm

Governor

12:53pm
One Wisconsin Now. Student debt duo Scott Walker and Betsy DeVos team up to roll back protections from predatory for-profit colleges.
10:35am
Gov. Walker. Encourages families to take advantage of back-to-school sales tax holiday August 1-5.

1:06pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Walker touts back-to-school sales tax holiday starting Wednesday.

Budget

8:34am
Survival Coalition. Applaud efforts to champion increases in special education funding.

Legislative

1:14pm
Rep. Thiesfeldt. School safety grants announced.
11:03am
Rep. Rodriguez. Receives 2018 Building Wisconsin Award.
10:36am
Sen. Carpenter. You can't miss the 167th Wisconsin State Fair!
9:27am
Rep. Zamarripa. Statement on Sheriff Richard Schmidt.
8:31am
Rep. Neubauer. Calls for the release of Ricardo Fierro.
8:29am
Sen. Darling. Statement on Governor Walker's Wisconsin Health Care Stability Plan.

State Agencies

4:39pm
AG Schimel. Improves criminal justice system transparency with access to data on sexual offenses.
4:35pm
First Lady Walker. Promotes the importance of Trauma Informed Care at Congressman Mike Gallagher's "Youth Voices: A Trauma-Informed Persepctive: panel.
1:30pm
DNR. Weekly news.
11:23am
DWD. Announces Wisconsin Fast Forward grant awards.
10:40am
AG Schimel. And pharmacists, grocers, retailers, manufacturers announce anti-smurfing campaign.
9:35am
DOT. Students take stand for safe driving.

1:20pm
WBAY. Wisconsin takes on smurfing in anti-meth campaign.
4:37am
Chippewa Herald. State Ethics Commission makes job offer to potential top administrator.

Economy/Business

2:52pm
Wisconsin SBDC Network. Free cybersecurity tool can help Wisconsin small businesses.

8:17am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Fiserv buys Bucks naming rights a year after winning chance at $12.5 million in subsidies.
5:34am
Fox 11. Midwest Paper Group to add 31 jobs at former Appleton Coated.
5:04am
Washington Post. Layoffs from Trump tariffs are piling up. So are calls for more bailouts.
4:41am
WJFW. Local dairy farmer fights back against tariffs.
4:39am
La Crosse Tribune. They'll even drive you to work: Low unemployment forces La Crosse area businesses to get creative.
4:33am
Daily Reporter. Accusations fly as firms seek to avoid Trump's steel tariff.

Environment/Outdoors

4:40am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Green Bay dead zone a persistent summertime problem.

Statewide

2:48pm
Governing. Out of office but not out of the conversation.
5:33am
WISC. UnityPoint Health notifies 1.4 million patients of second phishing scam in 4 months.
4:43am
WISN. Aug. 1-5: Wisconsin sales tax holiday on select items. WBAY.

Courts

4:36am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Businesses sue Eau Claire, Altoona over property taxes.

Education

11:02am
UW-Stout. Engineering students from China enjoy learning at labs, visiting U.S. 
11:00am
UW-Stout. New Summer in the Midwest program draws overseas visitors.

Local

8:32am
Women's March Wisconsin. Response to Sheriff Schmidt comments.

8:49am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Advocates target Milwaukee County Sheriff for remarks on domestic violence.
5:28am
Racine Journal Times. Mount Pleasant to meet in closed session regarding Foxconn property.
4:49am
WISC. Army to up well testing near old Badger plant after cancer-causing chemicals increase levels.
4:44am
WEAU. Report shows opioid epidemic still prevalent in La Crosse.
4:33am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Do you think road rage is uncommon in the Fox Valley? Think again.

Congress

5:08am
Bloomberg. Treasury sees second-half U.S. borrowing at most since 2008.
5:06am
The Hill. GOP leaders hope to circumvent Trump on shutdown.
5:04am
The Hill. Trump weighs big tax cut for rich: report.

Politics

4:55pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Nicholson opposed Trump in 2016 primary.
4:41pm
DPW. Koch brothers: Both Vukmir and Nicholson support our "priorities."
4:37pm
Nicholson for U.S. Senate. Leah Vukmir attacked President Trump in 2016 saying: "He's offensive to everyone, to men, to women, to little people, to fat people."
2:00pm
RAGA. AG Schimel holds 68th public safety roundtable in Eau Claire.
1:52pm
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Walker made the worst deal in Wisconsin's history.
12:42pm
Republican Women for Progress. Names Dr. Jennifer Hoppe Vipond to 2018 Women to Watch list.
10:34am
Palzewicz for 5th Congress. Teamsters Joint Council 39 endorses.
9:49am
Walker for Governor. VIDEO: Campaign launches four regional TV ads on Foxconn's economic impact across the state.
9:37am
Roys for Governor. Calls Walker administration's failure to fill election security jobs "gubernatorial malpractice."
8:35am
McCabe for Governor. Wins overwhelmingly among Bernie Sanders supporters.
8:31am
Roys for Governor. Statement on Midwest Paper Group's investment in the Fox Valley.

9:34am
Superior Telegram. Engebretson, Ewert vie to take on Duffy.
8:21am
Cap Times. Scott Walker to promote Foxconn deal with regional ads for each corner of Wisconsin.
5:44am
Politico. Scott Walker broke the unions. Now he says he's the 'education governor.'
4:42am
WAOW. GOP finds error in Dem Ewert's campaign; Ewert admits mistake.
4:38am
Chippewa Herald. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson attacks socialized medicine during Tomah stop.
4:34am
Daily Reporter. Evers to release first TV ad, promises to boost schools.

Monday July 30, 2018

Governor

4:07pm
Rep. Tusler. Applauding our paper industry's future success.
3:30pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Walker plan does not make up for cost of sabotage.
2:59pm
Gov. Walker. Midwest Paper Group committed to hiring up to 321 jobs, $30 million investment to reconfigure the former Appleton Coated Paper Mill in Outagamie County.
9:59am
Gov. Walker. PDMP report shows continued decline in controlled substances dispensed.
5:50am
Gov. Walker. Lowering the cost of health care: Individual market premiums expected to drop 3.5% on average next year thanks to Governor Walker's Health Care Stability Plan.
5:46am
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Applauds governor's Health Care Stability Plan.
5:46am
Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative. Issues statement on Governor Walker's Health Care Stability Plan.
5:42am
Gov. Walker. Celebrates Wisconsin's Hmong-American community, officially opens Hmong Wausau Festival.

11:53am
The Hill. Trump administration approves Wisconsin plan aimed at lowering ObamaCare premiums.
4:57am
Marshfield News Herald. Scott Walker's $200 million plan to lower Obamacare costs gets OK from Trump administration.  Wisconsin Public Radio.

Budget

1:14pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin. Commends proposed increase in special education funding.
1:12pm
Wisconsin Public Education Network. Public school supporters applaud budget recommendations to restore funding to meet needs of students with disabilities. 

2:24pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Tony Evers seeking additional $600M in special education funding.
1:11pm
U.S. News & World Report.Evers to seek giant increase in special ed funding.

Legislative

3:00pm
Rep. Edming. Congratulates additional School Safety Grant recipients.
11:48am
Rep. Hebl. Column: It's time for education to be a priority again.
10:31am
Rep. Plumer. Reschedules listening session in Dane.

5:38am
Fox 11. Fox 11 investigates flaws in Wisconsin's plan to expand trails, pedestrian ways.
5:06am
TalkBusiness. Governor, AEDC competing with Wisconsin to save Kimberly Clark jobs in Conway.
5:01am
WISC. Wisconsin legislator finally pays state over stolen sign.

State Agencies

1:44pm
DOC. Minimum-security inmates complete technical college certificate program for construction.
1:06pm
Wisconsin Homeland Security. Registration now open for 6th annual Governor's Cybersecurity Summit.
11:40am
AG Schimel. Provides nearly $5 millioin in School Safety Grant funding to 81 school districts.
5:41am
DATCP. Back-to-school sales are here again.

4:48am
WQOW. AG Brad Schimel talks public safety issues at roundtable in Eau Claire.

Economy/Business

3:05pm
North Star Policy Institute. New report: Minnesota's construction industry pulls ahead of Wisconsin's.  Report.

11:50am
Reuters. U.S. says farmers could get cash aid by October but will not be made whole.
5:34am
WISN. 'UPFRONT' recap: Sen. Ron Johnson encouraged by European Union deal, says Trump is listening.
5:33am
CBS News. Sen. Ron Johnson hopes $12 billion aid package for farmers "never gets implemented."
4:50am
Bloomberg. Charles Koch says Trump tariffs could trigger U.S. recession.
4:47am
WJFW. Sen. Ron Johnson and Gov. Scott Walker comment on farmer aid during trade war.
4:44am
La Crosse Tribune. Wisconsin frac sand producers seek relief from rail costs, service issues.
4:42am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Congressman Sean Duffy calls retaliatory tariffs 'economic terrorism.'

Statewide

10:01am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. ICYMI: In Wall Street Journal on federalism matter.

5:20am
Cap Times. Report: Growing economy likely doesn't explain drop in FoodShare cases.
4:54am
Sheboygan Press. 'It's a good trend': Fatalities on Wisconsin roadways on the decline.
4:45am
Wisconsin Watch. Voting systems in Wisconsin, a key swing state, can be hacked, security experts warn.

Courts

1:28pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Northern Wisconsin tribe reaches settlement over plans to grow hemp for CBD oil.

Education

3:32pm
UW-Madison. Scientists discover cause of aging-related disease in mice, then reverse its symptoms.
3:13pm
UW-Stout. Professor sees parallels between current, early 20th century U.S. immigration issues.
2:14pm
UW-Madison. The bladder can regenerate like nobody's business and now we know why.
1:39pm
UW-River Falls. Falcon robotics team make inaugural trip to international competition.
11:39am
Wisconsin Association of School Nurses. Now is the perfect time to get student physicals and vaccinations before school starts.

Local

2:26pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Deputies arrest 11 in Operation Drive Sober.
10:33am
Racine Interfaith Coalition. Beloved Racine community leader, Ricardo Fierro, detained by ICE.
10:12am
Madison & Dane County Public Health. All public housing goes smoke-free on July 30.

12:08pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Local governments take up effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, combat climate change.
4:55am
Racine Journal Times. Marijuana advisory referendum proposed for City of Racine.

Congress

3:01pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. House Democrats call on Trump administration to address growing humanitarian crisis in Gaza.

1:42pm
The Hill. Trump doubles down on shutdown threat.
5:03am
Superior Telegram. Duffy, Johnson request aid for northern Wisconsin.
4:54am
The Hill. Trump faces long odds in avoiding big spending bill.
4:50am
Reuters. Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall.

Politics

1:24pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Statement on Baldwin's $32.6 trillion plan for single-payer healthcare.
12:51pm
Evers for Governor. Releases new TV ad, "Vision."
11:43am
Vipond for 5th Congress. Releases video in race to replace Rep. Sensenbrenner.
11:42am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin contributors gave record $3.6M in first half of 2018 to unregulated groups.
10:45am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Racine Mayor Cory Mason endorses.
10:35am
RPW. Milestone: Scott Walker & Wisconsin Republicans make one millionth voter contact phone call of the 2018 election cycle.
10:15am
Republican Party of Kenosha County. To host 1st Congressional District Republican primary debate.
10:08am
Marklein for 17th Senate. Endorsed by five major agricultural organizations.
10:07am
Roys for Governor. Endorsed by WUFPAC.
9:57am
Toft for 3rd Congress. Ron Kind votes against health care fix.
9:56am
Garthwaite for 77th Assembly. Releases Planned Parenthood candidate survey responses and pledges to make all surveys public. Survey.
9:54am
Hartwig for State Treasurer. iVoterGuide announces that there is only one conservative in State Treasurer's race.
9:49am
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Endorses Mandela Barnes for Lieutenant Governor.
5:49am
Roys for Governor. Condemns Walker's attacks on health insurance.

3:08pm
Newsmax. Poll: Dem challenger up 7 points over Wisconsin Gov. Walker.
1:48pm
USA Today. Political path for Trump, Republicans in midterms cuts through America's soybean fields.
1:26pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Democrats running for governor split on $100M Kimberly-Clark tax incentives.
12:25pm
Daily Reporter. 'Scott-Holes' campaign targets voters already upset over state's roads.
8:40am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Closing sprint: Kevin Nicholson, Leah Vukmir vie for Republican U.S. Senate nomination.
4:57am
Chippewa Herald. Democratic primary heats up in battle to succeed Paul Ryan in Congress.
4:52am
The Hill. GOP frets Trump tariffs will hit midterm prospects.

Friday July 27, 2018

Governor

1:39pm
Gov. Walker. And First Lady Tonette Walker host 26th annual Gift of Life Medal Ceremony.

Legislative

3:54pm
WEDA. Rep. Tod Ohnstad receives "Champion of Economic Development" award.
3:52pm
Rep. Ballweg. Back-to-school sales tax holiday.
1:37pm
Various Legislators. Letter to WI congressional delegation regarding tariffs.
10:05am
Sen. Schachtner. Column: Happy birthday, Medicare and Medicaid!
5:36am
Sen. Craig. Statement on fallen Milwaukee Police Officer Michael Michalski.

5:01am
WISC. Committee considers changing state laws regarding police body camera video.

State Agencies

3:55pm
DOR. Wisconsin sales tax holiday starts next week.
3:53pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. To meet at Crawford County Administration Building.
1:57pm
PSC. Approves robust rural and agricultural energy efficiency program.
11:56am
DACTP. Boxwood Blight found in Wisconsin for first time.
10:33am
DATCP. Workshops to focus on farm, food entrepreneur grants.
5:23am
DNR. Outdoor Report.
5:22am
DATCP. State settles with home improvement business.

5:01am
WEAU. Higher case loads bogging down public defenders.
5:00am
WKBT. Wisconsin PSC approves Foxconn transmission lines.

Economy/Business

10:29am
The Hill. Economic growth hits 4.1% for second quarter, highest for Trump.
5:14am
Fox 11. 4 ships for Saudi Arabia to be built in Marinette.
5:11am
WDIO. Husky: $17M in damage, $53M in expenses, 2020 restart.
4:59am
WQOW. Eau Claire County farmer reacts to EU agreement to buy more U.S. soybeans.
4:59am
CNBC. Strong consumer and trade set to boost second-quarter GDP on Friday.

Environment/Outdoors

4:52am
Portage Daily Register. Wolves kill calf in Marquette County, southernmost conflict in Wisconsin this year.

Statewide

4:57am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Births by Wisconsin teenagers drop, following national trend.
4:54am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin dairy product causes widespread recall over salmonella concerns.
4:50am
Governing. Not just Massachusetts: 10 other states have abortion bans still on the books.

Courts

5:35am
Reuters. U.S. must face multistate lawsuit over census citizenship question.

Education

1:40pm
MPS. Milwaukee Board of School Directors approves development plans at July board meeting.

Local

1:38pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Alerts citizens to email blackmail scam.
11:58am
Quarles & Brady. Adds Jeffery Phillips as Senior Counsel to its Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditor's Rights Practice Group.
5:39am
Milwaukee City Council. Joint statement on the death of Officer Michael Michalski.
5:37am
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Column: Perfect score.
5:24am
Milwaukee Ald. Rainey. Welcomes Good City Brewing to the Century  City Business Park.

5:12am
CBS 58. EMT shortage getting critical in southeast Wisconsin.
5:05am
WXOW. Report shows continued increase in La Crosse County overdose deaths.
4:54am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Counties prepare for potential mining projects as moratorium repeal takes effect.
4:53am
Baraboo News Republic. Contamination level spikes at former Badger plant prompt concern.

Congress

5:13am
NBC News. Speaker Paul Ryan says he doesn't back conservative GOP effort to impeach Rosenstein.
4:58am
CNBC. U.S. Senate quietly votes to cut tariffs on hundreds of Chinese goods.
4:49am
The Hill. Hundreds of migrant children still separated from parents as deadline nears.

Politics

3:51pm
Bolen for 25th Senate. (Updated) Supports rebuilding of Superior refinery and encourages growth.
1:59pm
DPW. 3 months later, Dale Kooyenga still hasn't refunded taxpayers $30,000 for Signgate.
10:32am
Walker for Governor. In the News: Scott Walker is ensuring student success regardless of zip code.
6:56am
DPW. On tonight's Wisconsin GOP Senatee primary debate.
5:41am
Schimel for Attorney General. Campaign launches first ad of summer. 
5:23am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Proven conservative wins Wisconsin GOP Senate debate.

5:29am
USA Today. In re-election bid, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker trails Democrat by 13 points, poll says.
5:16am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Prominent Dem Kamala Harris endorses Mahlon Mitchell in governor bid.
5:10am
WDIO. Democrats vying to challenge Duffy differ on health care.
5:02am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin Republican Senate candidates Leah Vukmir and Kevin Nicholson won't criticize Trump.
4:56am
Chippewa Herald. National groups have already booked $9.5 million in ads for governor's race.
4:55am
Wisconsin Public Radio. McCabe urges voters to look past polls in final weeks of primary campaign.

Thursday July 26, 2018

Governor

1:16pm
Gov. Walker. Orders flags to half-staff honoring the life of Milwaukee Police Department Officer Michael Michalski.

Legislative

2:57pm
Rep. Brostoff. 2020 Census question could silence immigrant communities.
1:18pm
Rep. Goyke. Honored by Milwaukee Housing Authority.
1:17pm
Rep. Plumer. Announces another round of listening sessions.
1:14pm
Rep. Vruwink. Column: School safety requires more social workers.
10:42am
Sen. Testin. Weekly Republican Radio Address: Putting your passion to work.
9:25am
Sen. Shilling. Weekly Democratic radio address: Just Fix It.

4:26am
NBC 15. Future of WI juvenile corrections: Committee on tight deadline.
4:24am
Fox 11. Hansen, Kapenga raise concerns about tax breaks for Kimberly-Clark.
4:21am
Fox 6. 'It doesn't make sense:' State senator questions explosion in tax incentives during real estate boom.
4:10am
Kenosha News. Barca, Steffen demand Congressional action on tariffs, trade.
4:09am
Appleton Post Crescent. More questions, a few answers, as uncertainty swirls around K-C's Wisconsin mills.

State Agencies

4:44am
ETF Sec. Conlin. Statement regarding pensions paid to WRS retirees.

4:18am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Inspectors: Problems at Winnebago Institute linger 8 months after patient's death.
4:14am
Wisconsin State Journal. State treasurer highlights $1,000-per-day benefit for one public retiree.

Economy/Business

1:20pm
Alliant Energy. Recognized by Nasdaq for sustainability leadership.
4:42am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on U.S., EU trade announcement.

4:36am
The Hill. Trump and EU agree to work toward 'zero tariffs.'
4:32am
The Hill. Farm groups fear Trump aid won't fix trade damage.
4:31am
The Hill. Coca-Cola says it's raising soda prices after Trump tariffs.
4:30am
WXOW. Local farmer says he'd prefer open markets to emergency aid.
4:20am
Appleton Post Crescent. Farmers say Trump's $12 billion in farm aid won't cover their losses from trade war.
4:19am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Foxconn in Green Bay: Buy building, solicit proposals, hire staff this year.
4:16am
Daily Reporter. Foxconn issues call for overhaul of downtown Milwaukee office building.
4:13am
Wisconsin Radio Network. More Wisconsin farmers feeling the squeeze from tariffs.
4:11am
Politico. Trump attacks 'weak politicians' who speak out against tariffs.

Statewide

4:29am
WJFW. Back-to-school holiday starts next Wednesday.

Courts

8:46am
District IV Court of Appeals. Certification: State v. Joseph B. Reinwand.

3:00pm
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin ordered to pay for gender reassignment surgeries.

Education

9:22am
UW-Stout. Hawley receives statewide award for his work in marriage, family therapy.
4:56am
WAICU. Nonprofit Internship Program celebrates success.

Local

3:02pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairman Lipscomb. County Board urges more transit options to Foxconn.
10:41am
Sen. Johnson. Statement on tragic loss of Milwaukee Police Officer.
10:40am
Rep. Crowley. Statement on death of Milwaukee Police Officer.
10:06am
Sen. Taylor. Statement on death of Milwaukee Police Officer.
9:22am
Madison & Dane County Public Health. Schedule back to school shots now.
9:18am
Waukesha County Parks and Land Use. Residents invited to monitor Wisconsin's waters in Waukesha County during Snapshot Day.
4:50am
Milwaukee Council Pres. Hamilton. Grieving the loss of a brave and well-regarded officer.
4:49am
Milwaukee Ald. Donovan. Milwaukee is grieving another tragic loss.
4:48am
AG Schimel. Statement regarding death of Milwaukee Police Officer.
4:47am
Milwaukee Ald. Stamper. Officer killed in the line of duty.
4:46am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Statement on loss of MPD officer.

4:28am
CBS 58. Milwaukee leaders, Governor Walker mourning death of officer killed in line of duty.
4:27am
WISN. Milwaukee police officer dies after shooting on north side.

Congress

1:23pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Slams Trump administration for failing to reunite migrant children with their families.
1:19pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Requests federal disaster declaration for Wisconsin communities damaged by flooding.
9:24am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Gets the job done for Wisconsin shipbuilding and manufacturing in National Defense Authorization Act.
9:19am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bipartisan Career and Technical Education legislation heads to President's desk.
4:41am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. In D.C., Grothman, Lakeshore Tech discuss innovation.

4:35am
New York Times. How the Trump tax cut is helping to push the federal deficit to $1 trillion.
4:32am
Reuters. Republican lawmakers launch move to impeach Justice Department's Rosenstein.

Politics

1:22pm
Siegrist for 24th Assembly. Announces endorsement from AFSCME Council 32.
10:53am
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker to extend tuition freeze to keep costs down for Wisconsin students.
10:51am
Women's March Wisconsin. Endorses Robyn Vining for State Assembly District 14.
10:43am
Roys for Governor. Releases video outlining benefits to legalizing cannabis in Wisconsin.
4:46am
SNAP. Flynn may be a Democrat but Republican leaders have their own troubling history on priest sex abuse scandal.

9:20am
Wausau Daily Herald. Wausau Democrat running for 85th Assembly District doesn't want to be 'rubber stamp.'
4:25am
WKOW. Governor Walker and others ask Matt Flynn to leave governor's race.
4:24am
WISC. Nicholson, Vukmir meeting for debate as primary nears.
4:22am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. 91st Assembly District Democratic debate: Trying to find separation. WEAU.
4:16am
Cap Times. Brad Schimel draws ethics complaint over RAGA donations.
4:13am
Chippewa Herald. Poll finds Scott Walker job approval still among 10 worst in country.
4:10am
NBC News. Polls: Trump approval sags in trio of Midwest states.
4:08am
Fox 6. Gov. Walker wants to keep tuition freeze within UW System: 'We want to make college affordable.'

Wednesday July 25, 2018

Governor

3:42pm
Gov. Walker. Promotes worker training investments at Waukesha County Technical College.

Legislative

3:44pm
Sen. Hansen. Statement on Kimberly-Clark bailout.
1:39pm
Rep. Goyke. Wisconsin Counties Association names Rep. Goyke "Outstanding Legislator."
1:37pm
Sen. Vinehout. Column: Federal and state decisions affect health insurance premiums for Wisconsinites.
1:32pm
Sen. Kapenga. Statement on Kimberly-Clark legislation.
12:52pm
Sen. Testin. Leg. Council Study Committee on the Use of Police Body Cameras set to get underway.
11:06am
Legislative Fiscal Bureau. Assembly Bill 963: Refundable Tax Credits for Kimberly-Clark.
5:28am
Sen. Taylor. Republican Rep. blames low voter turnout on low minority intelligence.
5:16am
United Steelworkers. Deal must address all KC jobs.

1:53pm
Daily Reporter. Republican against helping Kimberly Clark with tax breaks.
1:35pm
WTMJ. State rep. Weatherston: Aide posted racist tweet before deleting.

State Agencies

2:13pm
AG Schimel. Provides nearly $2 million in School Safety Grant funding to 23 school districts.
12:19pm
DWD. June unemployment rates decline in 70 of Wisonsin's 72 counties over year.
11:28am
DNR. 25 sharp-tailed grouse permits available in Unit 8 in northwestern Wisconsin.
9:45am
WEDC. Two Dane County communities receive state grants to support downtown improvement projects.
7:59am
State Treasurer Adamczyk. Taxpayers give retiree $1,000 per day in retirement - for LIFE.
5:32am
DOA. Transit Capital Assistance Grants available from Volkswagen funds.

4:40am
Daily Reporter. State authorizes $20,000 worth of grants to help Sun Prairie.

Economy/Business

11:29am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Responds to trade aid, urges long-term solution.
8:52am
Foxconn. Issues request for proposals for upgrades and modernization of company's North American corporate headquarters in downtown Milwaukee.
5:13am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Statement on USDA aid package.

1:56pm
Reuters. Trump says China is 'vicious,' using U.S. farmers as trade pawns.
7:37am
Reuters. EU prepares tariffs on $20 billion of U.S. goods.
5:06am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin ag groups mixed on $12B Trump aid for farmers caught in tariff battles.
5:05am
WTMJ. Foxconn construction affects projects in North Wisconsin.
4:54am
WBAY. 'It worries me': Farmers on tariff relief.
4:53am
Fox 11. Farmers applaud federal help but want trade deals done.
4:50am
WISC. Farmers sound off on tariffs during first day of Rock County fair.
4:48am
WKOW. Trade war: Wisconsin farmers want trade, not aid.
4:43am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Trump's trade war sweeps across Wisconsin, raising prices and putting jobs at risk.
4:38am
Stevens Point Journal. Ron Johnson on aid to tariff-hit farmers: 'Becoming more like a Soviet-type economy here.'
4:35am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Harley expects tariffs could hike annual coats by up to $100M.

Statewide

7:58am
IUOE Local 139. Scottholes.com campaign intensifies. 

Courts

1:38pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. (Updated) Accepts 27 cases.

Education

2:27pm
DPI. Hearing set to reinstate rules for part-time open enrollment.
11:24am
DPI. Annual income guidelines set for school and day care meals.
8:54am
UW-Stout. STEPS for Girls adds leadership program for lab assistants, counselors.

5:22am
Cap Times. Tony Evers proposes 10-fold increase in school mental health funding.
4:39am
Marshfield News Herald. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos sees school-shooting simulation, emphasizes mental health.
4:37am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Special needs vouchers cost Wisconsin public schools in first two years.

Local

11:23am
AssuredLeads. To move into new business hub OM Station.
5:29am
City of Madison. To offer mini-bonds to residents.

4:34am
La Crosse Tribune. Environmental group warns of potential solvent in La Crosse water.

Congress

12:45pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Introduces retired Wisconsin teamster at pension reform hearing.
8:53am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. House of Representatives unanimously passes bipartisan reform to improve palliative and hospice care.

5:06am
USA Today. Speaker Paul Ryan: President Trump is 'trolling people' with threat to revoke security clearances.

Politics

4:02pm
Roys for Governor. Calls out Walker for hiding his true position on choice.
3:45pm
Kaump for State Treasurer. Win Back Your State PAC endorses.
3:42pm
DPW. Scott Walker doubles down on support for extremist Supreme Court pick.
2:29pm
DPW. NEW VIDEO: Meet Wisconsin's GOP U.S. Senate candidates.
1:54pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Two-faced Tammy complains about out-of-state money, but lets pro-Iran organization fund her campaign.
12:47pm
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker is helping Wisconsin's rural communities rise up and keep moving forward.
11:30am
Schimel for Attorney General. Pens summertime letter to voters.
11:27am
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Backs Dale Kooyenga for state Senate.
11:26am
Cabrera for 9th Assembly. Announces key endorsements from labor and progressive organizations.
11:24am
Palzewicz for 5th Congress. Former Maryland governor and presidential candidate Martin O'Malley endorses.
11:22am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Latest Foxconn bid winners contributed $68K to Walker campaigns.
10:20am
DPW. Brad Schimel violates campaign finance laws.
9:47am
Flynn for Governor. Announces plan to create new office of Non-Profit Liaison.
9:44am
Grover for 92nd Assembly. Former Representative Chris Danou endorses.

4:57am
WQOW. Tony Evers makes stop in EC, says he would not end Foxconn deal if elected.
4:56am
WEAU. Evers: Farm plan from Trump on tariffs a "silly notion."
4:49am
WXOW. Republican Third District candidate wants to focus on agriculture.
4:41am
Sheboygan Press. Scott Walker would extend UW tuition freeze four more years, as Democrats back freezing or cutting tuition.
4:35am
Beloit Daily News. Challenger raises more than Loudenbeck so far.

Tuesday July 24, 2018

Governor

1:48pm
Gov. Walker. Announces WHEDA Housing Grant to help victims of Sun Prairie's natural gas explosion and fire.

Legislative

3:12pm
Rep. Pope. Governor Walker absent from DeVos' school safety visit.
1:55pm
Sen. Shilling. Wisconsin wages stuck in the past.
1:00pm
Rep. Nygren. Local school districts awarded mental health funding.
11:54am
Reps. Steffen, Barca. Legislators call for congressional action on tariff policy. Letter. Leg. Council Memo. Export Categories.
11:44am
Gov. Walker. Statement on Kimberly-Clark, United Steelworkers agreement.
11:19am
Speaker Vos. Welcomes Federal Commission on School Safety to Wisconsin.
11:18am
Sens. LeMahieu, Feyen, Stroebel; Reps. Katsma, Vorpagel, Thiesfeldt. July 31st deadline approaching to submit HWY 23 comments.
10:38am
WEDC CEO Hogan. Statement on Kimberly-Clark. Feb. 15 Letter to Kimberly-Clark and Response.
10:32am
Rep. Plumer. Attends opening of Columbia County Public Target Range.
10:26am
Rep. Steineke. Kimberly Clark careers to stay in Wisconsin.
10:21am
Sen. Roth. Releases statement after Kimberly-Clark accepts tax incentives proposal.

11:59am
Wisconsin State Journal. Senate President urges lawmakers to give Foxconn-style aid package to paper giant Kimberly-Clark.
10:24am
Appleton Post Cresent. Union approves new agreement, K-C signals it's ready to talk to state.

State Agencies

3:33pm
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Board member testifies at DATCP meeting on deer fencing.
3:32pm
Rep. Steineke. Kaukauna School District receives School Safety Grant funding.
3:13pm
Board of Commissioners of Public Lands. Board approves nearly $2 million for community projects.
1:49pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Mega Millions over half billion dollars for tonight.
1:47pm
Rep. Tittl. Manitowoc School District receives safety grant.
1:44pm
Rep. Edming. More schools serving the 87th District awarded School Safety Grants.
1:43pm
Walker for Governor. Emphasizes the importance of Trauma-Informed Care in school safety.
12:58pm
DNR. Weekly news.
12:55pm
State Treasurer Adamczyk. Exposes that taxpayers are paying for massive state pensions and sick leave.
9:36am
AG Schimel. Announces plans for remaining school safety funds; provides nearly $5 million in School Safety Grant funding to 67 school districts.
8:50am
WEDC. Wisconsin companies invited to take part in global trade venture to South Africa and Kenya in September.

Economy/Business

2:28pm
Green Bay Packaging. Announces contract with Fox Valley's Voith for new Green Bay Paper Machine.
2:00pm
One Wisconsin Now. More donors to Gov. Scott Walker's campaign get Foxconn contracts.
8:51am
Foxconn. Awards contracts to 37 companies with Wisconsin operations for construction of multipurpose building at Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park.

2:26pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. Harley says EU plans still in the works.
2:23pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. Wisconsin GDP grew 1.2 percent to start year.
2:20pm
The Hill. Republican senators balk at Trump's trade aid for farmers.
2:11pm
Madison.com. Government announces $12 billion plan to help farmers affected by Trump tariffs.
11:16am
AP. As Harley looks abroad to juice sales, tariffs hit home.
11:12am
CNBC. Trade war bailout: Trump administration plans to offer $12 billion in emergency aid for farmers hurt by tariffs.
4:46am
WJFW. Officials hope to see Northern counties get involved with Foxconn.
4:46am
WISC. 'It's going to end up affecting our customers': Tariff on car imports could raise price by thousands.
4:45am
Fox 11. Finnish company to purchase Expera.

Statewide

1:46pm
End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin, RISE Law Center. Wisconsin domestic violence survivor threatened by ICE, End Abuse and RISE call on agency to stop the intimidation immediately.
1:42pm
Transportation Development Association. Tolling: Many hurdles.
8:22am
Wisconsin Women's Network. Announces 2018-19 Policy Institute.

Courts

8:48am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Stephanie C. Stoltman.

Education

2:42pm
UW-River Falls. 4 billion light years in the making: one professor's journey to a scientific breakthrough.
11:16am
UW-Madison. Away with words: Emoji help brands communicate with customers.
9:34am
UW-Madison. National Atmospheric Deposition Program moves to hygiene lab.
8:25am
WAVE Educational Fund. Statement on today's visit from Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.
8:23am
One Wisconsin Now. Worst governor on public education hosts worst Secretary of Department of Education.
5:02am
Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership. To fund statewide speakers and faculty research.

4:43am
Wisconsin Public Radio. UW-Oshkosh Foundation files $18.5 million claim against UW System.
4:39am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos's visit to Adams County school to draw protests.
4:37am
Sheboygan Press. DPI calls for more than $60 million boost for school mental health services.
4:36am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Shrinking tuition revenue, growing expenses put UW campuses in potentially precarious position.

Local

11:57am
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce. Announces finalists for Pressure Chamber.

4:40am
La Crosse Tribune. Committee gathers enough signatures to recall Trempealeau County district attorney.

Congress

2:01pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on aid for farmers harmed by tariffs.
11:15am
Wisconsin For Public Lands. New billboard in Speaker Ryan's district counting down to the expiration of the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
10:19am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Calls on Trump administration to support farmers hurt by trade wars.
8:13am
Let America Lead. New organization forms to make case to President Trump that Kigali Amendment puts America first.
4:57am
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. House passes bill to protect private property rights.

2:36pm
Washington Post. Without evidence, Trump claims Russia 'will be pushing very hard for the Democrats' in 2018 midterms.
2:17pm
Reuters. Republican tax plans include making U.S. cuts permanent: documents.
9:42am
WISN. UPFRRONT recap: Grothman talks Trump stance on Russia, immigration, Mueller probe.
4:39am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Analysis: Latest threat against Iran suggests a Trump Doctrine.
4:35am
Reuters. House Republicans to be briefed on tax proposal on Tuesday.

Politics

4:02pm
RPW. ICYMI: Matt Flynn and Mahlon Mitchell start the week disrespecting Wisconsin.
3:20pm
DPW. Education Sec. Betsy DeVos' family goes big for Leah Vukmir.
2:39pm
Goyke for 18th Assembly. Receives endorsements from multiple local elected officials.
11:45am
Roys for Governor. Endorsed by Wisconsin Gazette.
11:43am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Statement on Bryan Steil's first TV ad.
10:19am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. WMC gives $1M+ to outside electioneering group to back Walker.
10:17am
Palzewicz for 5th Congress. Milwaukee County Exec. Chris Abele endorses.
9:39am
Walker for Governor. VIDEO: Campaign spotlights rural education investments in launch of first 60-second TV ad of the 2018 governor's race.
9:36am
RAGA. ICYMI: AG Schimel grants another $4 million for school safety.
5:19am
Steil for 1st Congress. Launches first TV ad.
5:04am
SNAP. Survivors of clergy sex abuse call on Sheldon Lubar, District Attorney John Chisholm, and Flynn donors to urge Flynn to drop out of Wisconsin governor's race.
4:58am
RPW. Archdiocese document: Matt Flynn gave direct counsel to priest accused of sexual abuse, despite his claims otherwise.
4:55am
United Faculty and Academic Staff of UWEC. Public invited to 91st Assembly District candidate forum on education.
4:53am
Barnes for Lieutenant Governor. Releases first video ads.

1:59pm
WISC. AP FACT CHECK: Wisconsin governor hopeful makes false claim.
1:54pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Walker would support extending UW tuition freeze if re-elected.
4:51am
U.S. News & World Report. New ad, fundraising reports in Republican U.S. Senate race.
4:44am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Liberal groups that used online voting won't endorse in governor's race.
4:42am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Matt Flynn continues to defend work for Milwaukee Archdiocese during priest abuse scandal. Cap Times. WKOW.
4:37am
Daily Reporter. Mitchell's lead in union cash doesn't result in support in polls.
4:34am
USA Today. Dueling economic messages preview midterm battle between Trump, Democrats.

Monday July 23, 2018

Governor

8:24am
Survival Coalition. Applauds Governor Walker's "Commute to Careers" focus on transportation for people with disabilities.

Legislative

10:54am
Sen. Carpenter. In the DNC selection process, Milwaukee is the Creme de la Creme.
9:41am
Sen. Risser, Rep. Subeck. Column: With uncertain future for Roe v. Wade, Wisconsin women's health in jeopardy.
8:21am
Neenah Mayor Kaufert. Responds to the passing of Mike Ellis.
8:21am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. On Mike Ellis' passing.

5:03am
Daily Reporter. Editorial: Lawmakers running on empty for reasons to put off raising gas tax.

State Agencies

4:36pm
DOT. Have the proper ID to vote? If not, start the process for a free ID from DMV.
9:37am
AG Schimel. Releases 'Altered State' ad campaign to curtail meth use.

1:25pm
Cap Times. WI Elections Commission head says state elections machines are certified and safe.
5:23am
Wisconsin State Journal. As election nears and feds warn of cyber threats, Wisconsin election-security posts sit vacant.

Economy/Business

2:13pm
WEDC. Sec. Hogan, DOA Sec. Nowak recognize Merrill Steel for role in Foxconn construction.
8:38am
WEDC. Southeast Wisconsin companies invited to informational sessions on how to bid for work during Foxconn construction.

1:15pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. State, area business leaders remain optimistic heading into Q3.
10:52am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Wage growth in Wisconsin outpacing U.S. 
5:40am
Nikkei Asian Review. In Wisconsin, Foxconn's Terry Gou seeks a future beyond Apple.
5:10am
WAOW. Central Wisconsin experience worker shortage.
5:05am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: A look at Foxconn's fringe benefits.
5:04am
Racine Journal Times. From Reno to Racine: How the Tesla Gigafactory compares to Foxconn.
5:00am
Reuters. Mortgage, Groupon and card debt: how the bottom half bolsters U.S. economy.

Statewide

2:11pm
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Farmers share perspectives on dairy oversupply management strategies.
10:56am
Wisconsin American Legion. Announces Frank Kostka as Department Commander, "Legion Proud."
9:38am
WRA. June 2018 Home Sales Report.

Courts

5:07am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Less tension sought when Dallet takes state Supreme Court seat.

Education

2:16pm
UW-Madison. Meditation affects brain networks differently in long-term meditators and novices.
2:15pm
UW-Stout. Repairing exterior of historic Bowman Hall presents challenges.
2:14pm
UW-Stout. Renovation projects underway on three university buildings.
1:35pm
DPI. Grants to expand mental health services in schools.
8:25am
Arts Wisconsin. UW-Madison Bolz Center for Arts Administration and Arts Wisconsin team up for inaugural Creative Placemaking Summer Institute.

Local

4:39pm
Outagamie County Exec. Nelson. Statement on sale of Expera.
4:38pm
Milwaukee Ald. Rainey. Milwaukee drops the ball again on race relations.
1:11pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Deputies arrest 6 in Operation Drive Sober.
10:53am
The Federalist Society. The Judge Kavanaugh I know.

5:51am
USA Today. Ban duck boat tours, says former NTSB chairman after fatal Branson sinking.
5:45am
Door County Daily News. Sturgeon Bay Wal-Mart gets reassessed in dark store case.
5:27am
WISC. In the wake of Missouri duck boat crash, Wisconsin Dells companies say their ducks are safe.
5:06am
Wausau Daily Herald. Marathon County voters show support for medical marijuana, hope for advisory referendum.

Congress

5:10am
Chippewa Herald. Sen. Ron Johnson: Election meddling not greatest threat.
5:09am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Trump tweets 'a big hoax' related to Russia.
5:01am
The Hill. Trump warns Iran's Rouhani: Threaten us 'and you will suffer.'

Politics

3:12pm
NOW Wisconsin, Madison Chapters. Endorse Shelia Stubbs for state Assembly.
3:09pm
Vruwink for 43rd Assembly. Public school teachers endorse.
2:12pm
SNAP. Milwaukee Archdiocese priest calls on Matt Flynn to drop out of Wisconsin governor's race.
1:34pm
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker is the education governor.
1:13pm
Wisconsin Family Action PAC. Announces first round of fall 2018 endorsements.
11:39am
Flynn for Governor. Archbishop Rembert Weakland: Flynn and attorneys not involved in transfers.
11:38am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Volunteers for Agriculture endorse Rachel Mixon for 59th Assembly District.
10:57am
McCabe for Governor. Campaign is growing a people powered movement.
9:39am
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Motorcycle ride covers nearly 600 miles across Wisconsin.
8:27am
Roys for Governor. Endorsed by philanthropist Lynde Uihlein.
8:26am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Announces second TV ad: 'Flush.'

1:26pm
Chippewa Herald. Preist, later defrocked for abuse, discussed allegation with Matt Flynn.
6:00am
Fox 6. Paul Ryan's seat: Two Republicans support term limits that would've capped Ryan's career.
5:56am
USA Today. The super rich boost political giving ahead of November's tough midterm elections.
5:15am
Yahoo News. It's his money: Megadonor defies GOP leaders to back his own choice in Wisconsin Senate race.
5:12am
Kenosha News. Democrats for lieutenant governor answer range of questions.
5:11am
WKBT. Gubernatorial candidate stopped in La Crosse Sunday.
5:07am
Wisconsin State Journal. Eight Democrats make their case for why they should be your next governor.

Friday July 20, 2018

Senator Mike Ellis

3:59pm
Rep. Hintz. Statement on the passing of Senator Mike Ellis.
2:36pm
Rep. Murphy. Statement on the passing of former state Senator Mike Ellis.
2:14pm
DPW. Statement on the passing of former Senate President Mike Ellis.
2:13pm
Sen. Olsen. Mourns the loss of former state Senator Mike Ellis.
1:58pm
Rep. Stuck. Statement on passing of former Senator Mike Ellis.
1:57pm
Sen. Vukmir. Statement on former Senate President Mike Ellis' passing.
1:56pm
Sen. Risser. Statement on the passing of Senator Mike Ellis.
1:52pm
Sen. Cowles. Reacts to the passing of Senator Mike Ellis.
1:50pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on passing of former Senate President Mike Ellis.
1:28pm
Outagamie County Exec. Nelson. Statement on passing of former state Sen. Mike Ellis.
1:27pm
Sen. Darling. Statement on passing of former state Senator Mike Ellis.
1:09pm
Sen. Hansen. Statement on the pasing of Senator Ellis.
12:56pm
Gov. Walker. Statement on the passing of former state Senate President Mike Ellis.
12:49pm
Sen. Fitzgerald. Reacts to the passing of Senator Mike Ellis.
12:44pm
Sen. Roth. Statement on the passing of former Senate President Michael G. Ellis.

2:37pm
AP. Former Wisconsin Senate President Mike Ellis dies at 77.
1:59pm
Cap Times. Former colleagues remember 'bigger-than-life,' longtime Wisconsin Senator Mike Ellis.
12:43pm
WBAY. Mike Ellis, legend of Wisconsin politics, passes away.

Governor

3:48pm
Gov. Walker. Declares State of Emergency for Sun Prairie and Dane County.
1:48pm
Gov. Walker. Requests federal disaster aid for northwestern Wisconsin due to June flooding.
10:57am
Gov. Walker. Communications Test Design Inc. opens facility in Kenosha County.

5:10am
Sheboygan Press. Donald Trump calls Scott Walker 'a favorite of mine' as he praises Foxconn deal.  WKOW.

Legislative

10:15am
LAB. Report: 18-6 Special Needs Scholarship Program. Briefing Sheet.
5:35am
Sen. Cowles. Applauds TitletownTech's investment in northeast Wisconsin's future.

12:20pm
WISC. Audit: Scholarship program cost public schools $4.1M.

State Agencies

12:22pm
One Wisconsin Now. Records show Brad Schimel quick to buy promotional swag, slow to address growing delays at state crime lab.

5:29am
WISC. Head of Wisconsin investment board leaving after 6 months.
5:11am
Wisconsin State Journal. Schimel hires lab consultant as criticism over delays mounts.

Economy/Business

12:10pm
The Hill. Trump: 'Ready to go' with tariffs on all Chinese imports.
5:59am
U.S. News & World Report. Sales tax holidays don't benefit states, report says.
5:21am
CNBC. Sen. Ron Johnson slams Trump tariffs, says GOP could be at risk in midterm elections.
5:04am
Milwaukee Biz Times. State's economy added 5,500 private sector jobs in June.
5:01am
Fox 11. How do tariffs affect your wallet?
4:59am
Fox 11. Local retailers prepare for Wisconsin's first sales tax holiday.

Statewide

10:56am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Wisconsin farmers to travel to New York seeking dairy solutions.

5:13am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. In mobile internet speed, Minnesota and Minneapolis run laps around Milwaukee and Wisconsin.
5:06am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin's declining birth rate may pose economic challenges as well as demographic ones.
5:02am
CBS 58. Special report: Is Lake Michigan becoming a dumping ground for plastic pollution?
5:02am
NBC 26. Wisconsin hospitals plagued by persistent drug shortages.

Courts

5:25am
Isthmus. "Here we go again."
5:03am
WTMJ. Ex-Milwaukee County Supervisor charged with election fraud.

Local

1:08pm
Milwaukee Ald. Hamilton. Familiar name of new Employ Milwaukee leader is great news for our future.
10:18am
Transportation Development Association. A 2014 review of Eau Claire County highways told an alarming story.

12:27pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Lac Du Flambeau Tribe, 2 northern Wisconsin counties join forces to fight drug epidemic.
4:58am
WKBT. La Crosse Co. voters to see marijuana referendum, revised transportation funding questions on ballot.

Congress

4:56am
The Hill. Trump administration introduces proposal to roll back Endangered Species Act protections.
4:55am
Washington Post. Paul Ryan's sprint to retirement turns into a long slog with plenty of pitfalls.
4:54am
Reuters. Trump invites Putin to Washington despite U.S. uproar over Helsinki summit.
4:53am
USA Today. Feds say 364 children reunited with undocumented immigrant parents.

Politics

1:56pm
AFT-Wisconsin. Announces endorsement for U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin at Green Bay event.
1:53pm
One Wisconsin Now. Gov. Scott Walker political operation snagged $250,000 check mere days after meeting with accused Russian spy.
1:51pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. 2018 Wisconsin Supreme Court race topped $5.5M.
1:06pm
Roys for Governor. Wins endorsement of Feminist Majority PAC.
12:52pm
Steil for 1st Congress. Wisconsin Right to Life endorses.
12:13pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Senator Baldwin panders to Packers fans during campaign season.
11:58am
DPW. Nicholson paid nearly $1M while his clients laid off workers.
11:53am
Ramthun for 59th Assembly. Announces pro-life endorsements from Wisconsin Pro-Life and Wisconsin Right to Life.
11:49am
Wisconsin Right to Life. PAC announces third round of endorsements.
10:17am
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker rides across Wisconsin touring local businesses.
10:12am
Committee to Elect a Republican Senate. Statement on liberal AG candidate Kaul's hesitation to defend the law.
8:46am
Steil for 1st Congress. Statement on Nancy Pelosi fundraising in Wisconsin.

11:59am
NBC 15.  Nicholson consulted for companies that shed jobs.
5:13am
Racine Journal Times. Myers files FEC complaint against Bryce.
5:11am
Cap Times. Josh Kaul again slams Brad Schimel on Obamacare lawsuit, hedges on abortion ban question.
5:09am
Daily Reporter. Democrat ad war underway in primary race for governor.
5:08am
The Hill. GOP looks to blunt Dems' attacks on rising premiums.
5:07am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Democratic gov. hopefuls Flynn, Roys present their cases in Eau Claire. WQOW.
5:04am
WAOW. U.S. political spending getting more secretive with IRS change.

Thursday July 19, 2018

Governor

12:47pm
WISC. Walker to appear with Trump for worker event at White House.

Legislative

11:41am
Rep. Thiesfeldt. Fond du Lac receives money for lead pipe service lines.
11:27am
Sen. Feyen. Republican Radio Address: Foxconn to benefit entire state.
9:44am
Sen. Miller. Weekly Democratic radio address: Protecting our democracy.
5:15am
Sen. Taylor. Responds to Milwaukee Brewer Josh Hader's offensive tweets.
5:14am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Applauds Foster Care Task Force for adopting recommendations.

State Agencies

4:34pm
Rep. Hutton. Congratulates local school districts for receiving school safety grants.
4:33pm
DNR. Outdoor Report.
3:02pm
WEDC. Promega Corp. expands operations in Madison.
2:28pm
Rep. Tittl. More schools in 25th Assembly District receive safety grants.
2:27pm
Rep. Nygren. School safety grant funding awarded to schools in 89th Assembly District.
1:33pm
Rep. Edming. Applauds additional School Safety Grant awards.
12:38pm
Gov. Walker. June jobs report: 5th consecutive month of unemployment under 3 percent, new record highs set for employment, labor force.
12:37pm
DWD. BLS data: Wisconsin's labor force, total employment reach record highs in June; 41,500 more employed over year.
11:40am
AG Schimel. Announces nearly $4 million in School Safety Grant funding to 89 school districts.
11:31am
DFI. Secretary Risch joins national campaign to combat fraudulent veterans charities.

12:54pm
Wisconsin State Journal. School safety grants awarded to 16 southern Wisconsin districts, private schools.
12:48pm
Fox 11. Wisconsin unemployment ticks upward in June.
11:42am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin VA leaders defend quality of care at veteran nursing homes.
4:59am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Elections Commission moves forward with plans for election security.

Economy/Business

2:29pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. On CNBC, Johnson discusses effects of tariffs on Wisconsin businesses.

5:04am
Chippewa Herald. Frustrated U.S. lawmakers threaten action on Trump's tariffs.
4:52am
Chippewa Herald. Sen. Johnson to Trump: Trade war doing 'permanent damage' to Wisconsin businesses. Stevens Point Journal.
4:46am
Washington Post. How Trump's tariffs on Mexico are taking jobs from U.S. workers.
4:42am
WBAY. Boldt boasts Foxconn contract, benefits to state.

Statewide

1:35pm
PDPW. Join farm tours and community discussions at 2018 On-the-Farm Twilight Meetings.
11:39am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Inadequate policies and practices of Wisconsin sheriffs threaten rights of immigrant communities in the state.
5:11am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Statement on dairy efforts.

5:31am
Governing. Facing one troubling revelation after another, election officials work to prevent a 'digital watergate.'
4:55am
Duluth News Tribune. Alcohol-related deaths have increased sharply.

Education

1:58pm
UW-Stout. Graduate student awarded addictions counseling fellowship from national organization.
1:02pm
UW-Madison. Eagle-eyed machine learning algorithm outdoes human experts.
11:32am
UW-Stout. Three graphic communications students receive national scholarships.
5:13am
UW-Madison. Students use cool tools to solve local problems in summer Makerspace course.

Local

5:01pm
WMC. Fish: Biased question and bad policy on the fall ballot.
4:35pm
African American Roundtable. Letter to Mayor Barrett regarding the Fire and Police Commission.
12:39pm
Washington County Planning and Parks Department. Thanking Michael R. Miller for his many years of dedicated service.
11:34am
Wisconsin Technology Council. County, municipal use of artificial intelligence topic of Aug. 9 luncheon in Appleton.
9:43am
Milwaukee Ald. Donovan. Illegal drugs are strangling the life out of our neighborhoods.

11:43am
Wisconsin Public Radio. One month later, long recovery remains for flood-damaged northern Wisconsin.
4:57am
Portage Daily Register. Columbia County faces dilemma over where to hold juvenile offenders as state facilities close.
4:56am
Baraboo News Republic. Sauk County Board approves advisory referendum on medical marijuana.
4:51am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Supervisor says wheel tax needed for at least a decade. WQOW.
4:50am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Few solutions given for high nitrate levels in Armenia, Port Edwards water.
4:43am
Fox 11. Brown County Board agrees to medical marijuana referendum question.

Congress

2:44pm
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Praises Rep. Gallagher for commonsense trade bill.
1:59pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Announces nearly $2 million for Wisconsin shipyards.
1:13pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins bipartisan legislation to protect integrity of our elections.

5:10am
Reuters. White House struggles to contain political outcry over Trump-Putin summit.
5:00am
ABC News. GOP forces House Democrats into 'gotcha vote' supporting ICE.

Politics

4:34pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Will Baldwin keep her word and support tax relief for the middle class?
4:32pm
Assembly Democratic Campaign Committee. Questions Republican Assembly candidate's finance report.
3:04pm
Anderson for Governor. We will not wait for Assembly to act - TeamGuv to accept Bitcoin campaign donations.
2:07pm
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Walker tried to sell out the state's sporting heritage for a campaign buck.
1:04pm
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: While Democrats live in alternate reality about Wisconsin comeback, Scott Walker offers positive agenda for future.
12:51pm
DPW. Out-of-state Nicholson backers hit Gov. Tommy Thompson.
11:35am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. AG candidates raise nearly $1.3M in first half of 2018.
11:29am
Roys for Governor. Hits airwaves with TV and digital ad campaign focused on choice.
11:28am
One Wisconsin Now. Brad Schimel campaign hits anti-consumer trifecta of sleaze.
9:49am
Flynn for Governor. Where each candidate ranks on the "Foxconn-O-Meter."
9:48am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Releases gun policy platform.
9:47am
Walker for Governor. In the News: Foxonn's Eau Claire expansion more proof of Wisconsin's comeback.
9:46am
Sumner for 23rd Assembly. Announces endorsement from International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Local 494.
9:42am
DPW. Marquette poll shows Scott Walker's priorities are not Wisconsin's.
9:41am
Godlewski for State Treasurer. Launches first TV ad in race for State Treasurer.
8:59am
DPW. What did Mike Gallagher know about Walker's meeting with Russian spy?
8:58am
DPW. Uihlein urges WI GOP unity...while attacking WI GOP's candidate.
5:17am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Everything you need to know to vote in the August 14th primary election.
5:16am
Oldenburg for 96th Assembly. Third meet and greet will also be attended by special guest Senator Ron Johnson.

12:52pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. Foxconn sentiment remains unchanged among Wisconsin residents.
4:59am
River Falls Journal. 'Time to send a firefighter' to governor's office, candidate says.
4:58am
U.S. News & World Report. Nicholson launches new ad, Thompson weighs in on Senate race.
4:54am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Northern, western Wisconsin residents have dismal view of roads in latest survey.
4:50am
Beloit Daily News. Dem candidate for governor touts experience.
4:49am
Cap Times. Most Democrats still undecided on Wisconsin governor primary, per Marquette poll.
4:48am
Marshfield News Herald. Tony Evers leads in Democratic primary for governor, but many voters don't know candidates.
4:47am
Daily Reporter. Mitchell stops halfway through racial slur in attempted joke.
4:44am
CNN. 'I don't like the uncertainty:' Wisconsin voters split after Trump-Putin summit.
4:44am
NBC 26. Flynn first Democrat to release television ad.
4:42am
WEAU. Kevin Nicholson launches first TV ad.

Wednesday July 18, 2018

Governor

3:32pm
Rep. Tittl. Manitowoc receives lead service line replacement funds.
2:48pm
Sen. Cowles. Thousands of lead water pipes being removed thanks to loan program.
10:57am
Gov. Walker. Administration awards more than $26 million for lead service line replacement in 42 Wisconsin communities.
10:17am
Gov. Walker. Announces $1.4 million for Racine to remove lead service lines.
10:16am
Gov. Walker. Congratulates Werner Electric Supply on workforce development initiative.

Legislative

1:19pm
Sen. Kapenga. ABC of Wisconsin recognizes Sen. Kapenga for 'Building Wisconsin.'
11:20am
Rep. Felzkowski. Announces July in-district office hours.
10:54am
Sen. Vukmir. Recognized for 'Building Wisconsin.'
10:20am
Rep. Shankland. To hold office hours on Tuesday.

Economy/Business

10:03am
Daily Reporter. Foxconn's muddy wage scale could hinder development in Mount Pleasant, officials say.

Statewide

2:52pm
Great Lakes Seaway Partnership. Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway economic impact study results released.
11:27am
Green Bay Packers. Announce U.S. Cellular as Official Wireless Partner.

4:43am
WTMJ. Opioid crackdown hurting some patients.

Courts

2:54pm
One Wisconsin Now. The rest of the picture: $3.5 million in NRA support paved the way for accused spy to get personal access to Scott Walker.

11:38am
AP. Wisconsin governor downplays interaction with Russian.
10:27am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Scott Walker says his interaction with accused Russian spy Maria Butina was brief.
8:36am
Washington Post. 'She was like a novelty': How alleged Russian agent Maria Butina gained access to elite conservative circles.
5:10am
New York Times. Maria Butina loved guns, Trump and Russia. It was a cover, prosecutors say.
4:56am
La Crosse Tribune. Wisconsin DNR asks court to toss challenge over permit for Monroe County frac operation.
4:49am
Racine Journal Times. Blight designation challenged in court. Daily Reporter. 

Education

11:24am
UW-Stout. LAKES REU students researching cyanobacteria in Red Cedar watershed.

4:45am
WXOW. GAO: Less than half of school districts test water for lead.

Local

10:22am
Milwaukee Ald. Lewis. Statement on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
10:19am
MCTS. 25,000 downloads in four months!

4:43am
WAOW. Expert: Testing finds many water wells in Juneau Co. unsafe for drinking.
4:41am
NBC 26. Wheel tax, mayor raise, & Shipyard loan approved by City Council.
4:40am
WBAY. Distracted driving causing more crashes than drunk driving in Brown County.
4:39am
WEAU. Eau Claire Co. Board approves $30 wheel tax.
4:39am
WKBT. Legalizing marijuana vote in La Crosse County.
4:38am
WQOW. EC County Board votes to keep living wage ordinance on the books.

Congress

1:16pm
Gathering Waters, The Nature Conservancy. Overwhelming bipartisan majorities of Wisconsin voters support congressional reauthorization of the land and water conservation fund.
11:43am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. HELP Committee Democrats call for oversight hearing on Trump administration's separated families.
8:41am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Go Pack Go Act makes sure all Wisconsinites can watch Packers game broadcasts.

1:33pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Tammy Baldwin bill would extend more Packers game broadcasts to northern Wisconsin.
4:37am
USA Today. Trump voices support for U.S. intelligence a day after fueling bipartisan outrage with Putin comments.

Federal Agencies

4:47am
Sheboygan Press. What is 'milk'? FDA chief says he intends to remove the word from nondairy products. ABC News.

Politics

3:34pm
Roys for Governor. Endorsed by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand.
2:56pm
Nicholson for U.S. Senate. Releases first television ad of primary.
2:53pm
Kurtz for 50th Assembly. Supports bi-partisan solution for contaminated wells.
2:50pm
Roys for Governor. Poll shows Dems excited to elect female governor. Polling Memo.
2:47pm
Marquette University. New Law School Poll finds roughly one in three Wisconsin voters still undecided one month before primaries.
1:25pm
Kaump for State Treasurer. Has plan for childhood financial literacy.
1:24pm
Hartwig for State Treasurer. Engaged to longtime sweetheart.
1:22pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. MU Law Poll: Momentum with Leah who is winning the GOP U.S. Senate primary.
1:19pm
Flynn for Governor. To launch first campaign ad this week.
11:22am
Schimel for Attorney General. Even more Democrats, law enforcement leaders endorse.
10:53am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Deja vu all over again: Gov. Tommy Thompson condemns out-of-state special interests in U.S. Senate race.
10:19am
RPW. ICYMI: Leah Vukmir secures crucial endorsement from NRA.
10:13am
Women's March Wisconsin. Endorses Sara Godlewski.
5:02am
RAGA. AG Brad Schimel announces $509,000 in grants for End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin.
5:02am
Racine Political Education Coalition. Senate and House forum location change.
5:00am
DPW. 'Made in America Day" reminder: Vukmir, Nicholson oppose Buy American.
4:59am
RPW. In the news: The Foxconn bonus is being felt statewide.

1:41pm
Chippewa Herald. Poll has Leah Vukmir with first lead in U.S. Senate primary; Tony Evers still atop Democratic governor field.
10:34am
The Hill. Senate Dems build huge cash edge in battlegrounds.
8:39am
DrydenWire. Candidate campaign fundraising reports for NW Wisconsin Senate, Assembly races.
8:28am
Wisconsin State Journal.  Scott Walker says he got no gift from Russian charged as agent.
4:57am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Democratic donations split in crowded primary for governor.
4:55am
Chippewa Herald. Finance reports show Democratic gubernatorial field splitting into two tiers.
4:54am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Dems raise about $108K total for pair of state legislative seats.
4:52am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Kelda Roys uses own money, has most cash for final sprint in Dem primary for governor.
4:51am
Stevens Point Journal. Randy Bryce has fundraising advantage over fellow Democrat Cathy Myers.
4:44am
WJFW. Governor Walker denies knowing alleged Russian agent.

Tuesday July 17, 2018

Governor

11:38am
Gov. Walker. Promotes workforce development at Nicolet Technical College.

5:10am
Daily Reporter. Gov. Walker announces $8 million plan to connect workers with transportation.
4:42am
WTMJ. Gov. Walker open to Bird scooters remaining in Milwaukee.

Legislative

4:23pm
Rep. Sargent. Intimidated by "federal issues," Scott Walker deflects on elections interference.
2:52pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Releases 2017-2018 Wisconsin State Legislature voting record.
2:47pm
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Praises Rep. Mary Felzkowski for health care reform work.
11:41am
Sen. Feyen. To host town hall meeting.
9:52am
Rep. Goyke. Wisconsin American Legion names Rep. Goyke "Legislator of the Year."

State Agencies

4:25pm
DNR. Weekly news.
4:22pm
DPI. Hearing set on rules for Special Needs Scholarship Program.
3:08pm
DATCP. Harsdorf sends letter asking FDA to enforce food labeling.
9:47am
DFI Sec. Risch. Guest column.

4:50am
Wisconsin Radio Network. State elections safe from hacking, says Magney.
4:43am
NBC 15. Federal grant gives $500,000 to prevent domestic violence homicides.
4:41am
Fox 6. Wisconsin AG warns public about dangers of synthetic marijuana; 'Chemicals produced by criminals.'

Economy/Business

3:05pm
Wisconsin Technology Council. Deadline Sunday for 'AgTech Venture Day' company applications to pitch to angels, VCs.
11:40am
M-WERC. Deadline to apply for WERCBench Labs Accelerator fourth year extended to July 31.

2:27pm
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Area bean exporter: Tariffs a threat.
4:58am
Daily Reporter. Sen. Johnson trashes tariffs in roundtable with firms reeling from rising costs. Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin Public Radio. WQOW.
4:49am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Foxconn on the Chippewa: Company announces technology and talent hub for Eau Claire with 150 jobs. Milwaukee Biz Times.

Statewide

2:34pm
Cornucopia Institute. Organic industry watchdog response to USDA on import fraud.
1:01pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Study: For opioid abuse in Wisconsin, family structure matters.
9:49am
Wisconsin Fair Housing Network. Statewide Fair Housing Awards presented.

Courts

4:31pm
Midwest Environmental Advocates. Groups challenging Racine diversion seek a hold on construction for new water infrastructure.
8:36am
District III Court of Appeals. Healthcare Services Group v. Department of Revenue.
8:35am
District I Court of Appeals. State v. Terrance Lavone Egerson.

2:26pm
USA Today. Feds: Russian operative tried to infiltrate National Rifle Association, other groups.
4:43am
WBAY. Woman sues Lawrence University over response to sex assaults.

Education

10:32am
UW-Madison. Childhood stress leaves lasting mark on genes.

11:48am
Appleton Post-Crescent. Cross: Foxconn, UW System can build a better future for Wisconsin.
8:09am
Racine Journal Times. Unified joins alliance that lobbies Legislature to benefit member districts.

Local

3:07pm
Citizens Utility Board. A big win for customers: MGE rate settlement with cuts costsk, keeps fixed charge from rising.
2:14pm
MG&E. To decrease electric rates in 2019.
2:13pm
Milwaukee Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee. Buys old ITT Tech building.
11:37am
Racine Mayor Mason. Jacquet Midwest to bring manufacturing back to Racine's Southside Industrial Park. Fact Sheet.

4:52am
Beloit Daily News. City ranks in top 5 on retiree liabilities.
4:44am
WKBT. Tax increases being considered to fund road repairs in La Crosse County.

Congress

5:08am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on U.S.-Russia relationship.

2:37pm
Reuters. Trump, House Republicans to talk tax cuts at White House.
11:46am
The Hill. Ryan: Trump's conference with Putin not treasonous.
5:34am
Politico. Ryan scraps 'abolish ICE' vote.
5:04am
Cap Times. Ryan, Johnson, Baldwin push back on Trump's dismissal of Russian election interference.
5:04am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Responding to Democrats, Johnson says he's been tough on Russia.
4:53am
USA Today. Republicans blast Trump meeting with Putin as 'shameful' and sign of weakness.'
4:48am
Chippewa Herald. Wisconsin Republicans chastise Russia, but refrain from criticizing Trump's remarks.

Politics

2:49pm
Schimel for Attorney General. Earns broad, bipartisan support.
2:31pm
Women's March Wisconsin. Endorses Cathy Myers for Congress.
2:15pm
Whelton for 9th Senate. Touts strong start to state Senate race.
12:25pm
DPW. Chair calls for Walker to disclose additional contacts with foreign nationals during presidential campaign.
12:22pm
Goyke for 18th Assembly. Receives multiple endorsements from Milwaukee area labor organizations.
11:49am
Flynn for Governor. Files strong fundraising report for first half of 2018.
11:39am
Evers for Governor. Legislative leaders endorse.
11:32am
Kohl for 6th Congress. Grothman's silence is deafening.
10:50am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Russian woman highlights Walker's NRA ties.
10:33am
Palzewicz for 5th Congress. Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers District Council of Wisconsin endorses.
10:00am
Leiber for 62nd Assembly. Announces fundraising numbers.
9:56am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Walker raises twice as much as all of the Democratic candidates.
9:55am
Gov. Walker. VIDEO: Campaign launches new digital ad on worker with disabilities who is thriving in career of his choosing.
9:50am
Keyes for 31st Assembly. Outraises Loudenbeck for first reporting period.
8:29am
Boe for 31st Senate. Receives endorsement from Wisconsin Pipe Trades Association. Wisconsin Pipe Trades Association.
8:27am
Roys for Governor. Leads in cash on hand by almost 2-1 margin.
8:10am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. The National Rifle Association endorses.
5:32am
Flynn for Governor. Matt Flynn blasts Scott Walker for meeting with Russian spy.

5:15am
Wisconsin State Journal. SEC settlement cites contribution to Scott Walker presidential campaign.
5:03am
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Woman charged with being Russian agent says she met Walker. Wisconsin Public Radio. Fond du Lac Reporter. 
4:54am
Green Bay Press-Gazette. Money in politics: Mike Gallagher outraises Beau Liegois in 8th Congressional District race.
4:45am
WEAU. Walker raises nearly $5.5 million over 6 months.

Monday July 16, 2018

Governor

4:26pm
Gov. Walker. Attends opening of Farm Discovery Center.
1:50pm
Gov. Walker. ICYMI: Amazon celebrates more than 4,000 full-time employees in Wisconsin.
1:01pm
Gov. Walker. Announces $8 million in funding to address transportation needs of Wisconsin workers.

5:02am
WKOW. Governor Scott Walker talks Harley Davidson on Wisconsin Motorcycle Tour.

Legislative

6:31am
Sen. Vukmir. Milwaukee tool expansion project a win for Wisconsin jobseekers.

State Agencies

2:58pm
DNR. Public comment period opens for Interim Forest Management Plans.
2:18pm
DVA. Grants now available for non-profit organizations to help veteran entrepreneurs, improve employment.
1:47pm
DNR. To open public range in Columbia County July 24.
1:01pm
ETF. Preliminary WRS investment performance.
9:30am
AG Schimel. Expands homicide prevention through domestic violence intervention with End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin.

Economy/Business

10:15am
Sen. Shilling. Walker's Foxconn flop tour continues.
9:29am
Gov. Walker. Wisconsin's Foxconn bonus: Foxconn to expand Wisconn Valley Innovation Network with new Foxconn Place Chippewa Valley in downtown Eau Claire.
9:28am
Foxconn. To open Foxconn Place Chippewa Valley in downtown Eau Claire.
6:42am
Amazon. Celebrates more than 4,000 full-time employees in Wisconsin.

2:16pm
WISC. Wisconsin Sen. Johnson concerned about 'widespread tariffs.'
12:15pm
Chippewa Herald. Foxconn plans to open west-central Wisconsin facilities.
6:47am
The Hill. GOP senator: Trump's policies doing 'permanent damage.'
6:45am
CBC. Brewing problem: U.S. beer drinkers pay more as aluminum tariffs hit cans.
6:35am
ABC News. Paul Ryan says economy is booming, but warns that new tariffs 'are not the solution.'
5:13am
The Hill. GOP senator: Harley-Davidson is right to move some production overseas.
4:55am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Berlin trying to bring Harley work to Germany.
4:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Foxconn and Advocate Aurora team up, aiming to streamline health care delivery.
4:51am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. U.S. trade, immigration policies hit farmers hard.
4:49am
Daily Reporter. Milwaukee Tool breaks ground on $32M expansion in Brookfield.
4:47am
Wisconsin Watch. Poultry processing workers face injuries in Wisconsin, nationwide.

Statewide

3:12pm
Alliant Energy. Hometown heroism gets support from Alliant Energy Foundation.
12:35pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin, Wisconsin BPDD. Disability groups promote disability access to polling places during National Disability Voter Registration Week.

6:37am
USA Today. Tainted McDonald's salads sicken people in another five states.
5:00am
Fox 11. Investigates the impact of Michigan marijuana on Wisconsin.
4:59am
Chippewa Herald. Former Navy SEAL questions American Legion vetting process, has speech canceled.

Education

1:53pm
DPI, Herb Kohl Educational Foundation. Sarahi Monterrey to represent Wisconsin in National Teacher of the Year program.
1:05pm
UW-Madison. Study suggests buried internet infrastructure at risk as sea levels rise.
11:12am
UW-Stout. StoutBikes expands rental program for students.
10:42am
Marquette University. And Georgetown University announce visiting professor partnership.
9:42am
UW-Stevens Point. Alumnus commits $1 million to School of Business and Economics.

4:58am
Portage Daily Register. High health care costs a problem everywhere, school leaders say.

Local

3:08pm
Madison Mayor Soglin. Statement on funding for County Highway AB and BB.
3:00pm
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Waukesha County files federal lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors.
12:19pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Deputies arrest 7 in Operation Drive Sober.
10:17am
A Better Mount Pleasant. DOJ validates concerns regarding Mount Pleasant open meetings and free speech violations.

2:57pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin farmers markets could lose ability to process SNAP benefits.
2:22pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. FEMA teams visit northern Wisconsin to tour flood-damaged counties.
4:57am
Superior Telegram. Metallic mining ordinance gets hearing.
4:50am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison area seeks creative, comprehensive solution to addressing gun violence.
4:48am
Fox 6. 'A significant amount of time:' Milwaukee Health Deparment acknowledges mistakes won't be fixed quickly.

Congress

2:20pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. To Pfizer CEO: Make drug price reductions permanent.

1:14pm
USA Today. Paul Ryan contradicts Trump: 'No question that Russia interfered in our election.'
12:36pm
Reuters. Shock as Trump backs Putin on election meddling at summit.
6:56am
WKOW. UW Supreme Court expert: 'I don't anticipate Roe v. Wade to be overturned.'
6:53am
WTMJ. Baldwin decries Russian interference, calls it attack. Johnson more measured in response.

Politics

4:28pm
Walker for Governor. And Wisconsin Republicans announce strong finance period with $8.6 million cash on hand.
2:56pm
RAGA. Brad Schimel is fighting for a strong and safe Wisconsin; RAGA launches digital advertising campaign.
2:19pm
DPW. Dick Uihlein attacks Leah Vukmir with $2 million TV buy.
1:00pm
Godlewski for State Treasurer. Outraises all other recent candidates for the office, combined.
12:43pm
One Wisconsin Now. Republican county sheriffs defending Brad Schimel on rape kit backlog have backlog of over 630 rape kits.
11:45am
Sieber for 88th Assembly. Raises nearly $36,000 in just over two months.
9:05am
Bodden for 58th Assembly. Pro-life groups endorse.
6:30am
Steil for 1st Congress. Statement on Bernie Sanders campaiging with Randy Bryce in Janesville.
6:29am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Wisconsin will 'feel the burn' with the Bernie-Baldwin agenda.
6:28am
Kohl for 6th Congress. Has strongest quarter yet.
6:27am
McCabe for Governor. Small money fundraising, statewide volunteer network fuel movement against the machine.
6:25am
Flynn for 84th Assembly. Statement on fundraising numbers.

1:07pm
Cap Times. At forum, 4 Democratic candidates for governor unite in support for ending school vouchers.
1:06pm
The Hill. Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate rips his own parents for donations to Dems.
1:03pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Walker received "pay-to-play" contribution from exec of investment company.
6:52am
Wisconsin State Journal. National Democratic group targets Wisconsin legislative races.
5:01am
WISC. Bernie Sanders campaigns for Randy Bryce in Janesville.
4:54am
Chippewa Herald. Sanders, Baldwin call for action at Eau Claire rally.
4:49am
Racine Journal Times. State treasurer, secretary candidates square off in weekend debate.

Friday July 13, 2018

Governor

4:24pm
Gov. Walker. Declares state of emergency for Washington Island.
4:06pm
Gov. Walker. Seeks applicants for Burnett County District Attorney.
4:06pm
Gov. Walker. $32 million Milwaukee Tool expansion project receives support from WEDC; company to create 350 new jobs.
1:45pm
One Wisconsin Now. Scott Walker hits heights of hypocrisy in appearance before armed service veterans in Fox Valley.
12:50pm
Gov. Walker. Celebrates the 100th anniversary of the American Legion's annual State Convention.
5:33am
Gov. Walker. Orders flags to half-staff for Sun Prairie Volunteer Firefighter Captain Cory Barr.

4:56am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Walker requests FEMA to assess flood damage in northern Wisconsin.
4:27am
NBC 15. Governor Walker orders flags flown at half-staff for Captain Cory Barr.

Legislative

5:08am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. GOP leaders say wage increases not on table despite Wisconsin prison overtime costs, staffing shortage.

State Agencies

10:36am
DPI. Evers commends two educators.
10:36am
DOJ. AG Schimel delivers keynote remarks at International Conference of Police Chaplains in Kentucky.
10:05am
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Absentee voting underway for Aug. 14 partisan primary.
5:33am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

5:04am
Fox 6. Cracking concrete and 'deferred' construction led to this year's Marquette Interchange ramp closures.

Economy/Business

5:37am
U.S. News & World Report. Investment firm EnCap to pay $500,000 to settle pay-to-play claims.
5:17am
CBS 58. Tariffs hurting dairy industry in Wisconsin.
4:54am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State's cheese industry worried tariffs will sever relationships with key markets.
4:49am
Daily Reporter. Five more information sessions planned for bidding on Foxconn project.
4:41am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Advocate Aurora Health, Foxconn partnering on health venture.
4:25am
WBAY. Specialty paper mill praises 'no plastic' straw movement.

Statewide

3:44pm
Wisconsin Technology Council. 'WisBiz: The Show' covers tech metrics, Tom Still commentary; interview with Dan Brooks.
10:13am
Wisconsin Historical Society. Barton Elementary School listed in National Register of Historic Places.
10:09am
Wisconsin Council on Medical Education and Workforce. Projected primary care physician shortfalls will reach 14% in Wisconsin. Report.
9:11am
Wisconsin Historical Society. The Charles and Gertrude Rietz House listed in National Register of Historic Places.
9:10am
Wisconsin Historical Society. The Albert and Ellen Neufeld House listed in National Register of Historic Places.
9:08am
Wisconsin Historical Society. The St. Germain dit Gauthier House listed in National Register of Historic Places.

4:51am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. High water levels cause damage on some of the Great Lakes.
4:43am
Duluth News Tribune. CDC issues blunt warning about Honey Smacks as outbreak grows to 100.

Courts

1:42pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Five government transparency groups file amicus brief in electronic records case.
9:06am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Office of Lawyer Regulation v. James Eric Goldmann.

4:33am
Fond du Lac Reporter. UW-Oshkosh foundation seeks $18.5 million from state to cover debts, legal fees.

Education

10:39am
UW-Madison. Researchers trace Parkinson's damage in the heart.
6:08am
MPS. Road to $15 demonstrates commitment to employees.

4:24am
WQOW. Adults aren't the only ones misusing opioids.

Local

4:22pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Lipscomb. Milwaukee County offers new tool for financing energy saving upgrades.
4:04pm
Milwaukee Alderman Johnson. Madison approves ban on conversion therapy - and now it's time to outlaw the practice across Wisconsin.
3:49pm
Madison Mayor Soglin. Weekly schedule.
1:42pm
Madison & Dane County Public Health. Dane County bird tests positive for West Nile Virus.

5:09am
Duluth News Tribune. After floods, states and counties are hoping for federal aid.

Congress

4:24pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on indictment of Russian intelligence officers.
11:58am
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Supports resolution backing ICE agents.
5:42am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

5:48am
Reuters. House Speaker casts doubt on Congress acting to stop trade tariffs.
5:26am
ABC News. Progressive Democrats introduce bill to abolish ICE.
5:21am
The Hill. Ryan: Dems trying to abolish ICE have 'jumped the sharks.'
4:55am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Ron Kind opposes Democrat-backed plan to abolish ICE.
4:25am
WXOW. Sen. Baldwin won't back Trump's pick for Supreme Court.
4:23am
Reuters. Exclusive: Mexico opposes U.S. plan to make it take asylum seekers - document, source.

Politics

4:57pm
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker rallies grassroots supporters in Milwaukee ahead of Democrat debate.
3:42pm
Nicholson for U.S. Senate. Statement on Wisconsin Right to Life PAC endorsement.
12:51pm
Roys for Governor. Highlights from Kelda Roys' stand out debate.
12:49pm
Bryce for 1st Congress. Takes on the NRA in his campaign's latest television ad.
9:59am
Ryan for 1st Congress. Ryan keeps up fundraising tear; has raised over $70M in advance of midterms.
5:47am
Nicholson for U.S. Senate. Statement on Tammy Baldwin's decision to oppose President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
5:34am
RPW. Far-left Senator Baldwin won't support President Trump's Supreme Court pick.
5:32am
DPW. New Dick Uihlein TV ad attacks Leah Vukmir for Kevin Nicholson.
5:31am
RPW. Democrats' dangerous race to the left continues.
5:30am
Roys for Governor. Stands out as clear winner of debate.

5:19am
Racine Journal Times. Bryce, Myers address personal controversies, NATO at forum.
5:14am
U.S. News & World Report. Neubauer announces candidacy for Wisconsin Supreme Court.
5:12am
U.S. News & World Report. AP FACT CHECK: Claim against Sen. Baldwin exaggerated.
5:11am
The Hill. Trump falsely claims for third time that Reagan didn't win Wisconsin.
5:01am
USA Today. Exclusive: Secret money funds more than 40 percent of outside congressional ads.
5:00am
The Hill. Dems seek to rebuild Rust Belt 'blue wall' in governor races.
4:53am
Chippewa Herald. Eight remaining Democratic gubernatorial candidates go after Scott Walker in first debate. Wisconsin Public Radio.
4:50am
Daily Reporter. Baldwin raises $4.4 million over 3 months, 4 times opponent's haul.
4:32am
Sheboygan Press. Candidate Lisa Neubauer calls on outside groups to stay out of Wisconsin Supreme Court race.
4:29am
WKOW. Democratic candidates for governor debate: No support for Foxconn and plenty of shots at Gov. Walker. WISN. CBS 58
4:26am
WTMJ. Gov. Walker addresses supporters ahead of democratic gubernatorial debate.

Thursday July 12, 2018

Governor

3:12pm
Gov. Walker. Announces five additional contractor information sessions for businesses interested in Foxconn construction work.
2:19pm
Gov. Walker. Commends WHEFA for their important role in financing for non-profits in Wisconisn.
10:23am
Gov. Walker. Requests FEMA conduct a damage assessment in Northwestern Wisconsin.

4:50am
WEAU. Gov. Walker announces members of Dairy Task Force 2.0. Racine Journal Times.
4:41am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Walker not convinced Trump's Supreme Court pick will lead to Roe v. Wade being overturned.

Legislative

2:05pm
Speaker Vos. Foxconn health care partnership.
11:53am
Sen. Darling. Delivers weekly radio address: Children's Mental Health.
10:06am
Sen. Schachtner. Weekly Democratic radio address: Water and the Environment.
10:02am
Rep. Goyke. Commends UW School for Urban Agricultue Initiative.
4:53am
Sen. Taylor. Offers condolences for fallen firefighter.

4:39am
WTMJ. Wisconsin small towns battle strip clubs.

State Agencies

4:35pm
Republican Attorneys General Association. More school safety grants awarded in Wisconsin.
3:51pm
DPI. Wisconsin draft theatre standards open for public comment.
11:01am
DWD. Pre-employment drug testing program helps workers move from dependence to independence.
9:09am
DOA. Guest column: Wisconsin on great financial footing to win 21st century.
4:52am
DOA. Foxconn: It's historic, it's happening & it's exciting.

4:43am
Chippewa Herald. WEDC writes off $1.1 million loan to convicted De Pere businessman.

Economy/Business

5:16am
E.M. Wasylik Associates. Adds International Business Development Associate to growing team.

5:56am
Daily Reporter. Construction costs keep going up as tariffs take hold.
5:10am
The Hill. Trump tariffs prompt rising fear, anger from GOP, business.
4:42am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Researchers find promising results in frac sand mine reclamation test plot.

Statewide

1:18pm
WPR. Changes coming to WPR's personal finance coverage on The Ideas Network "On Your Money" to end production July 31, 2018.
5:00am
Wisconsin American Legion. Celebrates 100th Annual Department Convention.

Education

3:37pm
Wisconsin Public Education Network. Public education advocates to hold 4th annual Summer Summit in Appleton on August 1st.
3:21pm
UW-Platteville. Penn recognized with Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence.
3:20pm
UW-Platteville. Students teach restorative justice gardening course.
10:07am
UW-Madison. Solving the mystery of cosmic rays.

Local

4:31pm
Washington County Administrator Schoemann. Washington County Board approves 'dark store' referendum.
11:51am
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Sun Prairie Bank helping its community recover; you can help, too.
11:20am
City of Madison. Yahara Hills Golf Course celebrates 50 years Saturday.
10:24am
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Fire and EMS study identifies ways to enhance life safety services while saving taxpayer dollars.

9:36am
Appleton Post Crescent. Outagamie County Jail: Medication policies come under scrutiny.
4:44am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. City won't face added penalties for sewage spill into rivers.
4:40am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Milwaukee County Board pushes for talks on Foxconn bus service.
4:37am
WBAY. Governor, union president honor Capt. Cory Barr, victim of Sun Prairie explosion.
4:36am
WQOW. Altoona to consider letter of opposition to Eau Claire County wheel tax proposal.

Congress

10:57am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Members of Congress introduce legislation to terminate ICE and transfer critical functions to other agencies.

4:49am
CBS 58. Senator Johnson downplays Russian threat to U.S. elections.

Federal Agencies

3:39pm
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Letter sent by 37 ag organizations asks FDA to take immediate action.

Politics

4:32pm
Hartwig for State Treasurer. Endorsed by Pro-Life Wisconsin.
3:03pm
One Wisconsin Now. Scott Walker: Wisconsin's $100 million man.
2:06pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. On Baldwin opposition to Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination.
1:19pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Convicted fraudster and WEDC borrower was generous Republican donor.
1:17pm
Barnes for Lt. Governor. AFSCME endorses.
1:15pm
One Wisconsin Now. Brad Schimel wants SCOTUS to overturn Roe.
10:25am
Palzewicz for 5th Congress. Announces climate change plan.
4:58am
Evers for Governor. Hits back at misleading Republican billboard with Politifact'd billboard.
4:57am
Racine Political Education Coalition. U.S. Senate/1st District Congress candidate forum July 21.
4:55am
Racine Political Education Coalition. Secretary of State/State Treasurer candidate forum July 14.
4:51am
RPW. Launches billboards on Tony Evers' decision to keep porn-watching teacher in our schools.

4:48am
U.S. News & World Report. Kaul wants to overturn state abortion ban, calls for debates.
4:46am
WEAU. Republican Steil raises $650,000 over 2 months for Congress.
4:39am
WAOW. 8 Democratic candidates for governor gather for debate.
4:38am
Fox 11. Democrats hope for advantage in counties holding marijuana referendums.

Local Politics

10:46am
Mo Cheeks for Madison Mayor. Maurice 'Mo' Cheeks declares candidacy for Mayor of Madison.

Wednesday July 11, 2018

Governor

4:23pm
Gov. Walker. Participates in I-41/WIS 441 system interchange ribbon cutting in Winnebago County.
4:23pm
Gov. Walker. Discusses Wisconsin's booming ecoonomy at Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce.
11:34am
Gov. Walker. Announces Dairy Task Force 2.0 members at Wisconsin Farm Technology Days.

Legislative

4:19pm
Sen. Hansen. WEDC's continued failure, Green Box edition.
3:23pm
Rep. Crowley. Mental health education is a necessary proactive approach to school safety.
3:23pm
Rep. Petryk. Calls on U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to address farming crisis.
3:21pm
Sen. Shilling. Can't pay back $1 million loan? WEDC says 'no worries.'
1:20pm
Rep. Edming. Congratulates local schools on School Safety Grant awards.
1:08pm
Sen. Taylor. Fears for worst after SCOTUS nomination.
12:58pm
Sen. Vinehout. Column: Critical needs go unmet - study provides insight to struggling schools.
12:56pm
Rep. Hebl. Statement on gas line explosion in Sun Prairie.
11:41am
Rep. Rob Brooks. Local schools awarded public safety grants.
11:36am
Rep. Steineke. Local legislators advocate for state roads in Brown County. Letter to U.S. DOT.
9:34am
Rep. Swearingen. 34th Assembly District receives substantial school safety grants.

State Agencies

3:22pm
AG Schimel. Statement on Sun Prairie incident.
2:02pm
First Lady Walker. Addresses the impact of childhood trauma at Washington D.C. forum.
1:08pm
WEDC. City of Madison receives $500,000 state grant to support redevelopment of former Oscar Mayer plant.
11:40am
DHS. Announces new grants to support access to health care in rural areas.
11:39am
DOT. Gov. Walker announces more than $145 million in payments to local governments.
9:27am
Wisconsin Historical Society. Is it jelly or is it jam?

4:51am
La Crosse Tribune. La Crosse resident is state's first confirmed Rocky Mountain spotted fever victim.
4:44am
WJFW. Chandler: Sales taxes for most online purchases to start in Wisconsin Oct. 1.

Economy/Business

2:05pm
WEAU. Gov. Walker says Foxconn is considering investing in the Chippewa Valley.
9:59am
U.S. News & World Report. U.S. House Speaker Ryan: Tariffs not the way to go in China trade dispute.
6:16am
Reuters. Stocks, metals hit by new U.S. trade war salvo.
6:15am
Bloomberg. Trump's tariff barrage pushes China fight to point of no return.
4:54am
Stevens Point Journal. Trump's global trade war expected to inflict economic casualties in Wisconsin and across nation.
4:50am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin cranberry production declines as growers plan for future.
4:48am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Amazon planning distribution center in Oak Creek.

Statewide

1:06pm
Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin. Statement on passing of Sun Prairie Volunteer Fire Fighter Captain Cory Barr.
1:04pm
Wisconsin Farmers Union. To hold webinar on dairy base/excess plans.
12:55pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Cross-border special: Trump! Trudeau! Trade!
9:28am
Arts Wisconsin. Seeks nominations for 2018 Arts in the Community Awards.

Courts

9:26am
District II Court of Appeals. Nancy Zelman v. Town of Erin.

Education

9:36am
WTCS. Ashley Furniture a Futuremaker Partner for Western Technical College.
5:30am
UW-Eau Claire. Fourth grad receives Flubright award for 2018-19.

9:39am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. A Northwoods Wisconsin school board member started asking questions. Then things got ugly.
5:08am
WSAW. UW-System changing hiring policies after fmr. UWSP asst. dean sexual harassment complaints.
4:45am
Fox 11. Over $2.8 million awarded to Wisconsin schools in safety grants.
4:44am
WKOW. Iowa-Grant among area school districts to receive latest round of school security grants.

Local

2:01pm
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. Statement on Vel R. Phillips anteroom proposal.
9:35am
Milwaukee Ald. Perez. Council unanimous in urging reunification of prents and children separated at the border.

8:59am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. Successful day for Farm Tech opener in Wood County.
4:53am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. EC County considers advisory referendum on legalizing marijuana.
4:52am
Chippewa Herald. County should focus on human services, treatment programs to fight meth, group decides.
4:49am
Baraboo News Republic. Committee sends medical marijuana referendum to Sauk County Board.
4:48am
WKBT. NARCAN requests on the rise in La Crosse.
4:47am
WEAU. Eau Claire City Council votes to seek partnership with county over $30 wheel tax.
4:46am
WFRV. Brown County voters may give opinions on legalization of marijuana.

Congress

11:37am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Helps introduce legislation to improve the safety of drinking water in small and disadvantaged communities.

4:59am
Chicago Tribune. Democrats ready 'Abolish ICE' legislation that would shutter agency, shift immigration law enforcement.
4:55am
Sheboygan Press. Rep. Grothman visits Organic Valley in Mount Calvary, discusses organic fraud.

Politics

1:00pm
Marquette University. Law School Poll director Franklin goes 'On the Issues' to present results of new poll of Wisconsin voters.
11:40am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Launches voter guide for August 14 primary.
9:54am
Kaul for Attorney General. Challenges Brad Schimel to eight debates across Wisconsin.
9:32am
Concerned Veterans for America. Launches ad campaign on Baldwin's poor attendance record on important committee.
9:30am
Schimel for Attorney General. Outraises opponent, has more than $1,000,000 cash on hand.
9:00am
Steil for 1st Congress. Sets fundraising record, raises over $650K.
5:17am
DPW. Kevin Nicholson attacks Paul Ryan, WI GOP delegation.
5:16am
RPW. In the News: AG Brad Schimel hits Democrats for being soft on crime, opponent dodges question.
5:16am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Senator Bernie Sanders and Randy Bryce hold rally in Janesville.

5:08am
Kenosha News. Candidates for Congress discuss bipartisanship.
5:04am
The Hill. Wisconsin GOP Senate hopeful hit by ad highlighting Democratic past.
5:02am
Fox 6. In Democratic governor race, Matt Flynn calls frontrunner Tony Evers 'Republican-lite.'
5:01am
Wisconsin State Journal. Kelda Roys has raised $800,000 since entering governor's race.
4:59am
Politico. Wisconsin Democrats fear another debacle in November.

Tuesday July 10, 2018

Governor

5:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Manitowoc solar lighting company celebrates new product with governor's visit.

Legislative

9:58am
Rep. Goyke. Appointed to Junvenile Corrections Study Committee.

State Agencies

3:58pm
AG Schimel. Announces more than $2.8 million in School Safety Grant funding to 40 school districts.
3:57pm
DHS. Confirms death of a La Crosse County resident from Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.
2:45pm
DNR. Weekly news.
2:41pm
WEDC. Menomonee Falls receives state grant to support redevelopment of historic downtown fire station.
2:39pm
DWD. Wisconsin sees reductions in worker's compensation rates for third consecutive year.
12:01pm
WEDC. City of Wisconsin Rapids receives $150,000 state grant to support redevelopment of former downtown mall.
12:00pm
WEDC. Mayville, Racine named newest Wisconsin Main Street communities.
10:28am
DATCP. Wisconsin military families: Be on guard to scams.
4:48am
DOC. And Hometown Heroes host first-ever camp reunite.

Economy/Business

5:29am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. As China prepares new tariffs, Wisconsin ginseng farmers already feeling the effects.
4:49am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Region's manufacturing growth remains strong despite trade concerns.

Statewide

2:33pm
American Lung Association. Countdown to smokefree public housing: HUD rule takes effect July 30.
2:32pm
Cornucopia Institute. Organic industry watchdog asks federal antitrust regulators to monitor the sale of Hain Pure Protein.

Education

2:44pm
UW-Stout. Intercultural leadership teaches connection across cultural differences.
12:39pm
UW-Madison. Finding a link in the frightful parasite Schistosoma.

4:59am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 52 Wisconsin schools, districts get $3.5M in safety grants.  Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Racine Journal Times.
4:49am
Baraboo News Republic. Names proposed for Baraboo campus following merger with UW-Platteville.

Local

3:59pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. Milwaukee Common Council approves historic settlement.

2:51pm
Superior Telegram. Drug-related costs prompt Ashland County to seek referendum to raise tax levy.
2:51pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Milwaukee Common Council approves $3.4M 'stop-and-frisk' settlement with ACLU.
5:14am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. Farm Technology Days kicks-off in Wood County.
4:51am
Fox 11. Brown County committee recommends advisory referendum on marijuana.
4:50am
WQOW. Eau Claire City Council wants piece of proposed county wheel tax.

Congress

2:48pm
Wisconsin Family Action. Responds to President Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court of the U.S.
11:58am
RPW. Statement on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court Justice.
10:29am
Wisconsin Right to Life. Applauds Supreme Court pick Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
10:05am
Speaker Vos. Statement: Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.
9:55am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Applauds President Trump for Supreme Court selection.
5:14am
Wisconsin Federation of College Republicans. Support Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.
5:13am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Statement on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.
5:12am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the U.S. Supreme Court.
5:11am
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. To Senator Baldwin: Confirm Judge Kavanaugh.
5:10am
Roys for Governor. Denounces Trump's Supreme Court pick.
5:09am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
5:09am
Nicholson for U.S. Senate. Statement on President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
5:07am
Gov. Walker. Statement on nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.
5:06am
Steil for 1st Congress. Statement on SCOTUS pick.
5:06am
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin. Responds to Supreme Court nomination.
5:05am
One Wisconsin Now. Donald Trump, Scott Walker will criminalize abortion.
5:04am
White House. Remarks by President Trump announcing Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh as the nominee for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

11:55am
U.S. News & World Report. Sen. Johnson downplays Russian threat to elections.
5:48am
Reuters. Trump administration halts billions in insurance payments under Obamacare.
5:25am
The Hill. GOP senator: Trump admin's handling of migrant family reunification 'boggles my mind.'
5:02am
Reuters. Trump's Supreme Court pick tests vulnerable Senate Democrats.
5:02am
USA Today. Five things to know about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
5:01am
The Hill. Trump taps Brett Kavanaugh to succeed Kennedy on Supreme Court.
4:55am
Wisconsin State Journal. Mark Pocan's "Abolish ICE" push elevates proposal, but puts other Democrats on the spot. Sheboygan Press.
4:53am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Kind teams up with local professionals to tackle opioid crisis.
4:52am
Chippewa Herald. Baldwin breaks with fellow Wisconsin Democrat on ICE.

Politics

2:45pm
Roys for Governor. Raises over $800k this cycle.
12:29pm
Bryce for 1st Congress. Unanimously endorsed by the Southern Wisconsin Building Trades Council.
11:57am
Pro-Life Wisconsin Victory Fund. Announces 2018 candidate endorsements.
10:51am
Boe for 31st Senate. Receives endorsement from former Rep. Chris Danou.
10:50am
Boe for 31st Senate. Statement regarding campaign's fundraising numbers.
10:24am
Palzewicz for 5th Congress. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett endorses.
10:04am
Sumner for 23rd Assembly. Announces endorsement from Sup. Sheldon Wasserman.
10:00am
Nicholson for U.S. Senate. Raises more than $1 million in second quarter.
9:58am
Walker for Governor. VIDEO: Campaign launches new TV ad to double down on Scott Walker's record as the "Education Governor."
8:40am
Roys for Governor. Women's March WI endorses.
8:18am
Women's March Wisconsin. Endorses Kelda Roys for governor.

4:57am
Stevens Point Journal. AG Brad Schimel: Democratic candidates' plans to cut prison populations are 'deceiving the public.'
4:55am
Daily Reporter. Bryce reports raising $1.2 million over 3 months.
4:52am
La Crosse Tribune. La Crosse County Board member gave campaign donation to accused white supremacist.

Monday July 9, 2018

Governor

12:48pm
Gov. Walker. Tours Manitowoc-based manufacturer Energy Bank.

Legislative

2:05pm
Sen. Carpenter. 'Frostman deserves appointment to WEDC Board.'
12:46pm
Sen. Frostman. Appointed to Wisconsin Economic Development Board.
10:53am
Sen. Shilling. Taps Frostman for influential position on Wisconsin's Economic Development Board.
8:59am
Rep. Thiesfeldt. Shares ag grant information.

5:13am
Kenosha News. Editorial: With bills blocked, get familiar with 'dark store' referendum.
4:51am
Wisconsin State Journal. SCOTUS changes prompt new focus on Wisconsin's long-dormant abortion ban.
4:48am
Racine Journal Times. Neubauer reflects on first legislative session.

State Agencies

3:19pm
DWD. 'Hiring our Heroes' seeks to connect transitioning veterans with corporate employers.
3:07pm
AG Schimel. Announces more than $3.5 million in School Safety Grant funding to 52 school districts.
12:47pm
WEDC. Six new communities selected for downtown revitalization program.

11:35am
Fox 11. Veteran surprises Wisconsn's National Guard with cookout.
9:08am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. A Wisconsin worker nearly tripled his pay last year by working 95 hours a week and others cashed in, as well.
4:53am
Fox 6. 350+ National Guard members get emotional send-off before deployment; 'A little bit anxious.'

Economy/Business

12:53pm
CNBC. Workers are the new weapon as states go to extremes in the battle for business.
12:51pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Oak Creek could spend $30 million for new business park which might land Foxconn suppliers.
5:07am
WKBT. Tariffs have big effect on La Crosse area soybean farmers.
5:05am
WQOW. Wisconsin construction seeing cost increases following steel and lumber tariffs.
5:00am
WFRV. Local dairy producers respond to tariffs, fear of losing trade partners and money.
4:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. New Chinese tariffs mean lower prices for Wisconsin farmers.
4:49am
Nikkei Asian Review. Foxconn's Terry Gou pushes 'industrial AI' in Silicon Valley.
4:43am
The Guardian. Why America's cheese capital is at the center of Trump's trade war.
4:43am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin cheesemakers facing double whammy.

Courts

4:54am
Chicago Tribune. Following court ruling, Marquette says it will reinstate professor it fired in flap over gay marriage debate.

Education

2:06pm
UW-Madison. Former Oscar Mayer manager to lead UW Business Engagement Office.
1:46pm
DPI. Hearing set on rules related energy efficiency expenditures.
12:49pm
UW-Stout. Archives, McNair directors receive Chancellor's Academic Staff Award.
11:39am
UW-Stout. Students learn about entrepreneurship, working across disciplines as part of Sweden trip.
8:55am
WAICU. Governor declares July 9-14 Wisconsin Private College Week.

11:37am
WISC. UW schools respond to Trump's call for race-blind admissions.
5:31am
New Richmond News. Homelessness continues to increase for kids.

Local

3:08pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Deputies arrest 8 in Operation Drive Sober.
9:44am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Unfunded liabilities improve but still pose challenge for state's 25 largest cities.

9:43am
AP. Report: Wisconsin cities face $2.25B in unfunded liabilities.
4:45am
Kenosha News. Pleasant Prairie joins "dark stores" campaign.

Congress

1:00pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Mark Pocan: Abolish ICE because its 'brand has been broken.'
12:55pm
NBC News. The growing Democratic divide over icing ICE.
9:01am
Reuters. Trump advisor says two Supreme Court candidates are tougher sell.
4:58am
CNBC. Republican lawmakers hate Trump's trade war, but it's not clear if they'll try to stop it.
4:52am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Sen. Tammy Baldwin introduces Made in America bill, says Trump would support it.
4:46am
The Hill. GOP senator says sanctions against Russia aren't working 'that well' after trip there.

Politics

3:42pm
Oldenburg for 96th Assembly. Third meet and greet will be attended by special guest Senator Ron Johnson.
3:19pm
RPW. In the News: Tony Evers speeds up license revocations after WISGOP criticizes him for leaving children in danger.
2:41pm
Roys for Governor. Announces Agenda for Working Families.
1:48pm
DPW. Vukmir and Nicholson oppose Baldwin's "Buy American" agenda.
11:40am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. Glenn Grothman chooses.
10:14am
Wisconsin Right to Life. PAC announces second round of endorsements.
9:45am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Raised $1.2 million in the second quarter of 2018.
8:58am
Hartwig for Treasurer. Terminated to seeking public office.
8:57am
Racine Political Education Coalition. Governor and Lieutenant Governor candidate forum.

2:10pm
WISC. Pocan says Roys 'probably regrets' comment from 2011.  Cap Times. 
11:41am
Wisconsin State Journal. GOP state Attorney General: Democrats 'irresponsible' to back cutting state prison population.
11:36am
Fox 11. Schimel rips Democrats' prison release plans.
10:09am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Democrats running for Ryan seat attempt to show differences in first debate.
9:06am
AP. GOP Senate candidate joins Gov. Walker in conga line.
9:04am
The Hill. Trump court battle imperils Senate Dems, House GOP.
5:11am
WJFW. Candidate for governor Mahlon Mitchell visits the Northwoods on tour.
5:09am
WISC. Candidates take on Scott Walker, Foxconn at forum.
5:05am
WQOW. Gubernatorial candidate Mahlon Mitchell campaigns in Altoona.
4:56am
CNN.  Democrat running to replace Paul Ryan in Wisconsin has history of arrests, including driving under the influence.
4:47am
Wisconsin State Journal. Editorial: Don't confuse charter schools with voucher schools.
4:46am
CBS 58. Over 200 supporters attend Pewaukee rally for Leah Vukmir.
4:44am
Cap Times. Political strategists say who wins primary elections won't matter much to Walker, Baldwin.

Friday July 6, 2018

Legislative

12:02pm
Rep. Petryk. Local school districts awarded school safety grants.
11:19am
Ho-Chunk Nation. Presents Rep. Amy Loudenbeck with Impact Award.

11:18am
Appleton Post-Crescent. Interstate 41: Officials push for highway expansion.

State Agencies

8:02am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

4:42am
WSAW. Drugs found at Lincoln Hills 9 times since 2016.
4:40am
WJFW. In 'historical change,' nine top DNR forestry staff members now work in Rhinelander; more on the way.
4:33am
Cap Times. Criminal justice reform advocates demand changes on Wisconsin's parole revocation policy.
4:30am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin models sales tax collection off South Dakota.

Economy/Business

1:18pm
WISC. The 'largest trade war in history': Local farmers brace for impact as China, U.S. increase tariffs.
1:15pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. Foxconn sought flexibility in meeting average wage target.
11:23am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin farmers plant record amount of soybeans as new tariffs loom.
11:22am
CBS News. China-U.S. tariffs: Wisconsin cheese industry hopes Trump has strategy in trade disputes.
4:42am
Bloomberg. China's tariff response takes effect as Trump ignites trade war.
4:41am
Reuters. As tariffs strike, U.S., China trade conflict escalates.
4:29am
WBAY. Wisconsin dairy farmer says domestic concerns bigger than Canadian trade policy issues.

Courts

4:57pm
WAICU. Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court McAdams v. Marquette decision.
4:54pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Academic freedom wins at state Supreme Court.
10:13am
Rep. Murphy. Applauds McAdams ruling.
10:10am
Marquette University. Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court decision.
8:15am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. John McAdams v. Marquette University.
8:12am
Wisconsin Supreme Court.  Milwaukee Police Association v. City of Milwaukee.
8:01am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Christopher John Kerr.

8:36am
Fox 6. Wisconsin high court sides with fired conservative professor.
4:32am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Supreme Court set to rule in case involving controversial Marquette professor.

Education

4:55pm
UW-Extension. Five UW campuses to offer online Master of Science in Healthcare Administration.
11:14am
Milwaukee Ald. Donovan. Video shows shocking assault of George Webb worker.

4:35am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: UW System merger is welcome news.

Local

4:53am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Saratoga still has multiple options to block proposed mega-dairy, attorney says.
4:51am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Manitowoc County data breach affected personal health, medical information.
4:39am
WKOW. Digging Deeper: The lasting impact of blue-green algae.
4:38am
WEAU. E.C. County D.A.'s office files 1,000 felony case of 2018.
4:37am
Wisconsin State Journal. Heroin deaths at all-time high in Madison, and could get worse.
4:34am
Racine Journal Times. Racine County police departments brace for Foxconn impact.
4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. New study says wetland restoration may reduce flood risks in northern Wisconsin.

Congress

10:12am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bipartisan measure to support rural communities included in Senate Farm Bill.

4:52am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Sen. Tammy Baldwin introduces Made in America bill, says Trump would support it.
4:40am
The Hill. Embattled EPA head Pruitt resigns.

Politics

2:35pm
Barnes for Lieutenant Governor. 2018 WI Supreme Court candidate Tim Burns endorses.
4:55am
DPW. Wisconsin Republicans are calling for unity. Why is Kevin Nicholson criticizing Ron Johnson?
4:54am
RPW. Documents reveal Tony Evers launched cover up of failure to protect students.

11:25am
Wausau Daily Herald. Doctor to face off against attorney, military veteran for chance to unseat Sean Duffy.
11:23am
U.S. News & World Report. Bernie Sanders to campaign with Tammy Baldwin.
11:20am
Janesville Gazette. Cathy Myers touts unions, worries about Supreme Court vacancy.
11:15am
WXPR. Ewert wants better healthcare, immigration policy, and tariff resolution.
4:36am
The Hill. Trump repeats inaccurate claim that Reagan didn't win Wisconsin.

Thursday July 5, 2018

Governor

5:36am
Gov. Walker. More than 555,000 families receiving the $100-per-child tax rebate.

Legislative

1:45pm
Sen. Miller. Weekly Democratic radio adress: Celebrating Independence Day.
5:35am
Rep. Zepnick. Calls on Walker to use online sales tax dollars to help working families.
5:34am
Rep. Allen. Comments on Cooper Power Systems.

4:45am
WJFW. Sen. Tiffany 'hopeful' for metallic mine in northern Wisconsin in near future.

State Agencies

4:34pm
DATCP. Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grant applications now available for 2019.
2:58pm
DOR. On October 1, out-of-state sellers will be required to collect sales tax.
12:27pm
OCI. Administrative Actions June 2018.
10:25am
Wisconsin Women's Council. Dr. Lisa Armaganian appointed.

12:29pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. UW campuses team up with WEDC to bring alumni back to Wisconsin.
5:00am
Fox 6. DOR receives nearly 560K child tax rebate claims.
4:58am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Department of Corrections misses body camera goal.
4:52am
WBAY. State: two bleeding deaths may be linked to tainted fake weed.

Economy/Business

3:01pm
Boardman & Clark. Labor & Employment Law Update.
11:36am
Hoffman Construction Co. Foxconn benefits felt throughout Wisconsin.

5:30am
Wausau Daily Herald. Before leaving Wisconsin, Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou visits a ginseng farm and a supper club near Wausau.
5:21am
Reuters. U.S. 'opening fire' on world with tariff threats, China says.
5:17am
The Hill. U.S. pork producers prepare for steep tariffs: "I don't want to be the patriot who dies at the end of the war.'
5:01am
Appleton Post-Crescent. WG&R development in Grand Chute gets boost from $500,000 state grant.
4:59am
WEAU. Site of former Hudson dog track to become baseball stadium, brewery.
4:55am
USA Today. Bullish Republicans are spending more than Democrats under Trump.
4:51am
Fox 6. 'They haven't asked:' Gov. Walker takes hands-off approach to President Trump-Harley dispute.
4:49am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Governor marches in July 4 parades, tiptoes fine line on Harley and Trump.
4:46am
WAOW. Wisconsin-based meat company recalling over 6 tons of pork.
4:46am
Wisconsin State Journal. Editorial: Harley-Davidson's heart and soul is still in Wisconsin.

Environment/Outdoors

4:47am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Toxic algae blooms a concern on Wisconsin lakes over July 4 holiday.

Statewide

5:27am
Daily Reporter. Trump's own tariffs making it harder to rebuild infrastructure.
5:19am
Governing. Why alcohol is still the most dangerous drug.

Courts

10:26am
District IV Court of Appeals. Petitioner v. Robert D. Evans.

11:23am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling on John McAdams case against Marquette expected Friday.

Education

12:28pm
U.S. News & World Report. Teacher revocations increase under Evers after criticism.
4:50am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Teachers covering more of their health care costs since passage of Act 10.

Local

1:45pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Deputies apprehend man after freeway and foot pursuit.

5:38am
U.S. News & World Report. Milwaukee officials failed to clean up lead contamination.
4:57am
Fox 6. Alderman says police chief should be an elected position: 'Power in the hands of the people."
4:48am
Janesville Gazette. Supreme Court ruling won't affect Janesville fire, police unions, officials say.

Congress

4:35pm
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Supports 2018 amendments to the Endangered Species Act.
3:02pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Announces new Buy America legislation.

Politics

3:04pm
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. I won't let Baldwin hide on ICE elimination.
1:48pm
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker celebrates veterans and our freedoms at Independence Day parades.
10:22am
Roys for Governor. Lisa Subeck endorses.
5:32am
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: To maintain state's historic success, Gov. Walker is investing in Wisconsin's communities.

12:43pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Call for Democratic candidates to avoid negative ads gets mixed response.
10:51am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Democrats running for governor call for slashing prison population.
4:54am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Political scientist: Wisconsin GOP candidates in tricky position for midterms.
4:52am
U.S. News & World Report. Democratic Party hosting gubernatorial forum.

Tuesday July 3, 2018

Governor

1:07pm
Gov. Walker. Orders flags to half-staff for victims of the Capital Gazette shooting in Annapolis, Maryland.
1:06pm
Gov. Walker. Announces $500,000 state grant to support redevelopment of former dog track in Hudson.
10:21am
Gov. Walker. Announces $500,000 state grant to support redevelopment of former National Envelope Corporation site.
9:41am
Gov. Walker. ICYMI: Celebrated June Dairy Month with 10 dairy breakfasts across Wisconsin.

4:31am
WQOW. Gov. Walker responds to bill that would boost Pres. Trump's tariff power.

Legislative

3:11pm
Sen. Taylor. Questions Walker's lack of action.
1:17pm
Rep. Zepnick. Rejects call for Milwaukee Police Chief election.
1:13pm
Sen. Vinehout. Column: Hemp growing pains.
11:10am
Rep. Plumer. Announces listening sessions.
10:56am
Sen. Frostman. Announces Senate office staff.
10:40am
LRB. Reading the Constitution: The Internal Improvements Clause.
10:24am
Sen. Shilling. Walker continues to ignore prison assault crisis.
10:20am
League of Wisconsin Municipalities. Rep. Katsma honored as League Legislative Champion.

4:44am
Wisconsin State Journal. Fiscal Bureau: Online sales tax revenue could generate average $52 income tax cut.
4:39am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin could get $90m in internet taxes by next summer.
4:37am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Sexual assault sentence for former UW student prompts outrage from lawmakers.

State Agencies

3:09pm
AG Schimel. And Milwaukee Medical Examiner, Milwaukee Police Chief warn public on dangers of synthetic cannabinoids.
3:07pm
DNR. Weekly news.

Economy/Business

9:54am
Wisconsin Technology Council. New Wisconsin venture funds featured July 24 at Innovation Network luncheon in Madison.

9:45am
The Hill. Trump says he is working to bring motorcycle makers to U.S. amid Harley plans.
5:03am
Reuters. Trump makes veiled WTO threat after EU warning on car tariffs.
5:00am
Bloomberg. China to cancel more U.S. soy shipments as more tariffs loom.
4:32am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Safco Products to close Mayline Sheboygan facilities this fall.

Statewide

8:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report looks at success of statewide opioid treatment efforts.

Courts

3:18pm
AG Schimel. WI Supreme Court upholds blood draws for unconscious intoxicated drivers, authorized under Wisconsin's implied-consent law; Thanks Mothers Against Drunk Drivers for providing key support.
10:23am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Conservative justices accepted $37K from groups in malpractice case.
8:25am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Gerald P. Mitchell.
8:24am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Patrick H. Dalton.

4:40am
U.S. News & World Report. Feds charge man with planning to firebomb police station.
4:38am
Juneau County Star-Times. State Superintendent Evers pleased with court ruling.
4:36am
Chippewa Herald. Judge dismisses Bloomer couple's lawsuit against sand mines.

Education

8:27am
Racine Journal Times. Unified set to implement teacher residency certification program.
4:43am
Wisconsin State Journal. New state data: Post-Act 10, teachers' health care costs soared.

Local

1:09pm
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Waukesha County Child Support Division recognized for excellence.
9:31am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Announces PARC & Ride grant program.

5:06am
Janesville Gazette. Walworth County Board could consider marijuana referendum of its own.
4:42am
Fox 21. Parts of Wisconsin on road to recovery following severe flooding.
4:41am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Some property owners might have to move flood-damaged homes in northern Wisconsin.
4:33am
Duluth News Tribune. Judge: Superior natural gas plant not needed.

Congress

3:08pm
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Pleased with action on Farm Bill in House and Senate.
1:15pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Named negotiator for defense bill.

4:57am
The Hill. Trump interviews four Supreme Court candidates as decision nears.
4:40am
CNN. Rep. Pocan: We must abolish ICE.
4:31am
WISC. U.S. Rep. Ron Kind introduces Mississippi River conservation bill.

Politics

3:16pm
RPW. ICYMI: Randy Bryce is a phony.
3:15pm
DPW. Pfizer hikes prices despite big windfall under Vukmir-Nicholson tax law.
3:13pm
Kaul for Attorney General. Calls on Schimel to use portion of school safety grant funds for school mental health programs.
1:19pm
Roys for Governor. "The idea is that no one would ever serve a day in jail, no one would ever have a record, nobody would be convicted."
1:12pm
Walker for Governor. Attending nearly 100 Independence Day parades across the state.
9:43am
Vukmir for U.S. Senate. ICYMI: In the Daily Caller: "A lesson from Wisconsin: The majority doesn't like unhinged."
9:42am
Walker for Governor. ICYMI: Scott Walker celebrates freedoms with families, veterans in Kenosha.
9:30am
DPW. Nicholson endorses $7 billion Children's Health Insurance cut.
8:30am
RGA. Wisconsin Dem gov candidate Paul Soglin embraces massive tax and fee hikes.
5:04am
McCabe for Governor. 3 times around the world..without leaving Wisconsin.

4:38am
Fox 6. Watertown police recommend charges against former Assembly candidate for allegedly faking signatures.
4:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Republican U.S. Senate hopeful uses tarp slide at rainy parade.

Monday July 2, 2018

Governor

10:50am
Gov. Walker. Encourages all families to apply for child tax rebate by midnight.

4:29am
WQOW. Deadline is Monday for $100 child tax rebate.

Legislative

4:50pm
LFB. South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. - sales and use tax collections on remote sales.
3:07pm
Sen. Fitzgerald. Vows state intervention in strip club licensing problem.
10:49am
Rep. Ballweg. Local bridge improvement plan fully funded.
9:09am
Rep. Petryk. County fairs to begin in coming weeks.

4:43am
WisconsinWatch. Wisconsin to force parents to work for FoodShare, despite doubts about effectiveness.
4:21am
Racine Journal Times. New law aims to help in foster care crisis in Racine County.

State Agencies

11:33am
DOT. Motorists tavelling over the July 4th holiday asked to be patient, alert and safe.
10:04am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe newsletter July 2018.

Economy/Business

12:12pm
WPPI Energy, Invenergy. Host ribbon-cutting ceremony at Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center.
9:30am
WMC. ICYMI: WMC's Bauer joinged FOX Business, CNN to promote WI business climate, Foxconn.

9:52am
The Guardian. 'It's a huge subsidy': the $4.8bn gamble to lure Foxconn to America.
4:45am
The Hill. Trump: Harley-Davidson 'going to take a big hit' for moving some production overseas.
4:44am
CNN Money. Canada hits $13 billion of U.S. goods with new tariffs.
4:35am
Milwaukee Biz Times. GE Distributed Power shutting down Waukesha plant, cutting 236 jobs.
4:32am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Enbridge pipeline opponents vow to stop Line 3 replacement at Wisconsin-Minnesota border.
4:31am
La Crosse Tribune. Enbridge: On track to put new Line 3 into service next year.
4:24am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Mercury Marine buys Menomonee Falls company in $910 million deal.
4:19am
Wisconsin State Journal. State producers battling through trade war.

Statewide

3:13pm
Cornucopia Institute. Pioneering leader in organic food production resigns from industry lobby group.

4:36am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Rallies held across Wisconsin to protest 'zero tolerance' immigration enforcement. Wisconsin State Journal.
4:30am
WEKU. Kentucky politics distilled: Bevin blames shootings on phones.
4:28am
Chicago Tribune. Data: What Wisconsin says about what could happen to Illinois unions after Janus.
4:18am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Youth sex trafficking is a bigger problem in Wisconsin than you might think. Here's what parents need to know.

Courts

1:34pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Health insurers file suit for billions of dollars from federal government over Affordable Care Act commitments.

Education

12:57pm
UW-Stout. Barnhart receives Lorraine Missling Award at the 2018 Delta Kappa Gamma International Sigma Wisconsin convention.
10:48am
Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association. Wisconsin's rural broadband providers award $50,500 in scholarships to Wisconsin students.
10:02am
UW-Stout. Lighting upgrades to save nearly $89,000 a year in energy expenses.
9:11am
UW-Platteville. HLC approves collaborative integration.

4:34am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison School District to lose $7 million in state money.
4:33am
Wisconsin State Journal. UW System merger approved. Here's when the official transfer takes place.
4:30am
Fox 11. UW proposal approved, UW-Green Bay welcomes 3 campuses.
4:26am
Cap Times. Local charter schools land starter grants.
4:19am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. UW merger of Eau Claire and Barron County is official today, and both campuses seem upbeat that this 'arranged marriage' will work.

Local

3:14pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt. Hoan Bridge closures, traffic routing for US Bank fireworks.
12:11pm
Voces de la Frontera. Waukesha joins Families Belong Together day of action to demand Sheriff Severson reject 287g.
10:51am
Milwaukee County Sup. Ortiz-Velez. The federal government should never separate families.

2:56pm
Fox 6. 'A city of lawsuits:' Milwaukee's settlement with ACLU scaled back amid squabbling.
9:58am
Sun Prairie Star. Council approves $3,000 for dark store 'campaign.'
4:23am
Beloit Daily News. Advisory vote on marijuana is approved.

Congress

9:55am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Farm bill provision could protect Wisconsin farmers from organic fraud.
4:27am
WDIO. Baldwin tours "deja vu" flood damage near Ashland.
4:22am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Lawmakers head to farm. WEAU.

Politics

3:44pm
Evers for Governor. Milwaukee County Clerk George Christenson endorses.
2:54pm
RPW. What they're saying: Foxconn's statewide impact grows.
2:04pm
One Wisconsin Now. Brad Schimel's latest excuse.
12:09pm
RPW. ICYMI: More safety grants awarded by AG Schimel.
10:02am
Walker for Governor. In the News: Foxconn is investing in northeast Wsiconsin's workers.
9:31am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Influence peddler of the month.
9:11am
Steil for 1st Congress. Boivin endorses.
9:10am
Bodden for 59th Assembly. Washington County Sheriff Dale Schmidt endorses.
4:55am
Boivin for 1st Congress. Announces withdrawal from primary.
4:54am
Turnbull for Governor. Says recent events point to need for an independent candidate.

1:21pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Randy Bryce called unions lazy, said they had become dinosaurs before his congressional run.
1:19pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Republican drops out of race for Paul Ryan's house seat.
11:36am
Cap Times. Mahlon Mitchell to kick off statewide tour, says he won't go negative against fellow Democrats.
11:35am
Cap Times. Like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Randy Bryce says he is an "everday, working" candidate that can get voters excited.
4:25am
Cap Times. Brad Schimel critics push for a federal lawsuit against opioid makers.
4:23am
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker aims to defy political winds in bid for third term.
4:17am
U.S. News & World Report. Democratic candidates for governor differ on priorities.

 

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