Wednesday July 31, 2019 - Updated 3:50pm

Governor

12:57pm
Rep. Shankland. Governor Evers leads on preventing nitrate contamination.
12:49pm
Clean Wisconsin. Drug take back boxes gain support from Gov. Evers.
12:43pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Gov. Evers' announcement on nitrate pollution is a commitment to protecting our health.
12:05pm
Take Back My Meds MKE. Governor, advocate Aurora Health promotes safe medicine disposal.
10:56am
Clean Wisconsin. Gov. Evers takes bold action on nitrate pollution.
10:45am
Gov. Evers. Directs agencies to address nitrate contamination in ground and surface water.

12:47pm
Cap Times. Tony Evers calls for more water protections against nitrate contamination.
11:18am
Fox 11. Evers targets nitrate contamination in Wisconsin water.
4:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Sales tax not taking a holiday this year.

Legislative

11:23am
Sen. Smith. Column: Transit for our future.
11:11am
Sen. Marklein, Rep. Kurtz. Request restored funding for Elroy-Sparta, 400 Trail repair. 
9:02am
Reps. Cabrera, Brostoff; Sen. Larson. Statement regarding "Rally for Sanctuary in Wisconsin."

9:18am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Democratic state lawmakers propose gun storage requirements. 
4:23am
Daily Reporter. Redistricting rumors roil conservatives, Democrats.
4:18am
WKOW. Disability rights specialist: Rep. Anderson likely has case for lawsuit. 
4:15am
WSAW. Rep. Krug wants disaster declaration from Adams County for ongoing flooding issues.

State Agencies

3:50pm
DHS. Severe weather recovery: Replacement FoodShare benefits available until August 19, 2019 for many Wisconsin counties.
3:22pm
WCASA. Disappointed by latest data from Wisconsin Sexual Assault Kit initiative.
1:15pm
AG Kaul. Announces new data from the Wisconsin sexual assault kit initiative.
11:10am
DNR. Warns of hunting and fishing license scam.
10:54am
Wisconsin Lottery. Another $100,000 prize won in All or Nothing.
9:22am
DWD. Lt. Gov. Barnes and DWD Sec.-designee Frostman celebrate Wisconsin Fast Forward Grant recipient ThedaCare, Inc.
8:58am
DMA. Incident Report #10 - July 2019 statewide severe weather incident.

2:01pm
Fox 6. 'No survivor should be denied justice:' 9 people charged so far from Wisconsin's rape kit backlog.
4:35am
Chippewa Herald. Wisconsin AG Kaul joins call for Congress to act on PFAS compounds.
4:19am
Governing. Medicaid work requirements struck down in a 3rd state.

Economy/Business

11:34am
Foxconn. Announces construction awards exceeding $15 million, issues new invitations to bid.

1:38pm
The Hill. Fed cuts interest rates for first time since financial crisis.
12:44pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. Milwaukee-area manufacturing contracts again in July. 
11:15am
CBS 58. Wisconsin to begin largest solar energy projects in state history.
4:24am
WSAW. County payments between $18 and $38 to north central Wisconsin farmers hit by tariffs.
4:21am
Bloomberg. Trump says China isn't buying American agriculture goods. The data backs him up.
4:19am
Reuters. U.S., China trade meeting ends with sharp response to Trump.

Courts

10:12am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Sues Evers at Wisconsin Supreme Court over budget vetoes.
9:15am
District II Court of Appeals. Christine Tarrant v. Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
9:14am
District II Court of Appeals. Secura Insurance v. Super Products LLC.

11:01am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Conservative group WILL sues Gov. Tony Evers over veto powers. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. 

Education

3:21pm
UW-Stout. Five films receive awards at first Red Cedar Film Festival.
11:49am
Marquette University. Announces 2019-20 season.
11:48am
UW-Stout. Student going full speed with summer training, Leinie's internship.
9:20am
UW-Milwaukee. Bud and Sue Selig give $1 million to Lubar Entrepreneurship Center.

Local

4:25am
Fox 6. 'You have to filter your water:' Groups warn Milwaukee is 'falling behind on lead pipe removal.'

Congress

1:55pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins congressional resolution to save pre-existing condition protections from harmful Trump administration rule pushing junk insurance plans.
12:42pm
American Legion. Welcomes president's signing of LEGION Act.
11:47am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. In a win for the Great Lakes region, successfully secures authorization for additional Great Lakes ice breaker.
8:57am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Applauds Senate passage of bipartisan legislation she introduced naming Sun Prairie Post Office for Fire Captain Cory Barr.
8:55am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Hawley. Lead bipartisan effort to restore competitiveness to U.S. exports, boost American manufacturers and farmers.

11:21am
Bloomberg. U.S. record debt sales continue as deficits head to $1 trillion.
4:39am
WBAY. Rep. Gallagher hosts forum to talk flooding concerns in the community.
4:17am
WFRV. Congressman Mike Gallagher hosts trauma care event.
4:16am
AP. Republicans face tough vote on Trump-backed budget bill.
4:14am
WAOW. USDA proposal could impact free school lunches for students in Central Wisconsin.

Politics

4:22am
USA Today. Analysis: Spineless moderates? Or fairy-tale progressives? The Democratic debate exposed an ideological rift.

Tuesday July 30, 2019

Governor

2:06pm
DHS. Governor Evers takes action to prevent lead poisoning.

9:08am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Gov. Evers establishes lead pollution czar, joins with other Democrats to call for Great Lakes investments.
4:22am
Daily Reporter. Task force sets sights on misclassification.
4:17am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers ups ante on lead abatement with new health department position.

Legislative

12:23pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. How low will Vos go on gerrymandering?
9:59am
Sen. Shilling. Co-authors bipartisan legislation to combat teen dating violence.
9:03am
Fair Elections Project. Non-denial means Wisconsin should be worried.

2:13pm
Cap Times. Explained: Courts almost guaranteed to be involved in Wisconsin redistricting effort.
9:07am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Republicans signal they will seek Democcratic governor's approval for new election maps.
4:26am
WISN. Disabled lawmaker considers "phone in" lawsuit.
4:25am
The Hill. Disabled Wisconsin lawmaker says leaders won't let him call into meetings.
4:19am
Wisconsin State Journal. GOP leaders refute claim they plan to circumvent governor in redistricting process.
4:19am
WISN. 'UPFRONT' recap: Combating Wisconsin farmer suicides.
4:17am
WAOW. State task force holds meeting in Marshfield on suicide prevention for farmers.
4:13am
WFRV. Life or life-saving insulin?

State Agencies

3:46pm
DNR. Weekly news.
3:09pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Packers scratch games offer a chance to win Packers Club Seat Season Tickets.
1:55pm
AG Kaul. Joins coalition of 22 state attorneys general in urging Congress to act on toxic 'forever' chemicals.

4:36am
DMA. Incident Report #9 - July 2019 statewide severe weather incident.
4:15am
CBS 58. Wisconsin election officials discuss security at state and local levels.

Economy/Business

10:19am
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Capital One data breach: Tips offered by WI banking industry.
9:55am
North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters. A mainstream perspective on prevailing wage.
9:01am
WMC. Selected as State Chamber of the Year finalist.

4:10am
CNBC. Capital One data breach exposes tens of thousands of Social Security numbers, linked accounts.

Statewide

11:22am
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. Wisconsin radio, TV stations join First Amendment campaign.

4:21am
Fox 11. Wisconsin will not hold this years Sales Tax Holiday for back-to-school shoppers.

Courts

10:36am
District III Court of Appeals. Vilas County v. Timothy Bowler.
10:35am
District III Court of Appeals. Ted Ritter v. Tony Farrow.

Education

3:10pm
UW-Stout. Student enjoying marketing internship at MGM Resorts in Las Vegas.
1:32pm
UW-Platteville. Horne receives Early Career Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence.
12:20pm
Marquette University. To offer Wisconsin's first entry-level Clinical Doctorate of Occupational Therapy degree program.

4:24am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison School Board calls for Wisconsin schools to end use of Native American mascots.

Local

1:31pm
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. Council approves resolution calling for restrictions on firework sales.
1:13pm
MCTS. Offers direct service to the Wisconsin State Fair.
9:00am
Milwaukee Ald. Murphy. It's time to move on from the Couture.
8:58am
Milwaukee Athletic Club. Donald Driver partners with J. Jeffers & Company and Interstate Development Partners to lead new fitness programming.

10:01am
WTMJ. 14 probable overdoses since Friday, Medical examiner's office alarmed by spike.
4:22am
WJFW. After high PFAS levels found in Rhinelander water well, Northwoods lab president warns of limitations of tests.

Congress

10:04am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bipartisan infrastructure reforms pass Senate committee.

4:09am
AP. Trump administration, Democrats make progress on new NAFTA.

Politics

9:06am
Yahoo. Trump targeting of Rust Belt leaves Democrats playing catch up.
4:12am
U.S. News & World Report. As Trump dives into racial politics, suburban women recoil.

Monday July 29, 2019

Governor

4:50pm
Sen. Cowles. Responds to governor's press conference on lead.
3:20pm
Rep. McGuire. Statement on signing of Executive Order 36 by Governor Evers. 
3:19pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Gov. Evers takes action to protect children from lead exposure. 
1:57pm
Gov. Evers. Signs Executive Order 36 relating to measures to abate and prevent lead exposure in drinking water.
1:19pm
Clean Wisconsin. Gov. Evers shows commitment to eliminating lead in drinking water.

2:25pm
U.S. News & World Report. Evers creates new position to tackle lead in water problem.
2:23pm
Fox 6. Governor Evers signs Executive Order to address issue of lead exposure in drinking water.
4:41am
Governing. 'A pervasive evil': Governors raise awareness about trafficking.
4:34am
Fox 11. Hagedorn swearing-in illustrates power of appointments.
4:23am
WQOW. Gov. Evers allowing out-of-state workers to help cleanup in Barron, Polk counties.

Legislative

2:33pm
One Wisconsin Now. Robin "Boss" Vos sets new low in how he does business.
10:37am
Rep. Murphy, Sen. Jacque. Unveil UW affordability, accountability reforms. 
10:19am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Unlock the vote!

3:18pm
U.S. News & World Report. Fitzgerald denies report GOP looking to circumvent Evers.
9:04am
U.S. News & World Report. Republicans won't let Democrat in wheelchair phone in.
7:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin farm leaders call for action as state officials spar over mental health funding.
4:37am
Cap Times. Democrats push bills to fund UW tuition freeze, direct more money to tech colleges.
4:36am
Fox 6. Republicans seek to alter Wisconsin student fee voting rules.

State Agencies

4:54pm
Wisconsin Dairy Alliance. Secretary Designee Pfaff - actions speak louder than words.
4:51pm
DWD. Gov. Tony Evers and DWD Sec.-Designee Frostman co-hosted roundtable discussion on workforce solutions.
2:54pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Winning weekend.
2:34pm
WHEDA. Finishes Fiscal Year 2019 with nearly a half-billion dollars in single family lending.
10:23am
DATCP. Hearings set on livestock facility siting rule.
10:23am
WEDC. Names new vice president of business and community development.
9:02am
DWD. Sec.-Designee Frostman celebrates Wisconsin Fast Forward grant recipient La Casa de Esperanza.
4:50am
DMA. Incident Report #8 - July 2019 statewide severe weather incident.

4:35am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Railroad won't support more Hiawatha trains without Illinois track improvements.
4:32am
Madison.com. Wisconsin rebuilding oversight of for-profit colleges after transition, vacancies.
4:31am
Wisconsin State Journal. Six months after inauguration, no confirmation for Tony Evers' cabinet.
4:27am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Transportation secretary to Gov. Tony Evers says lawmakers should raise gas tax in 2021.

Economy/Business

1:37pm
Badger Institute. Labor shortage stems from minority education gap.
1:16pm
WEC Energy Group. To announce second quarter and first-half results Aug. 5

1:14pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Ron Johnson says Donald Trump is wrong about struggling Wisconsin dairy farmers being 'over the hump.'
4:38am
WKOW. Baldwin, Johnson agree tariffs hurting Wisconsin, disagree on end game.
4:30am
Wisconsin State Journal. Ron Johnson calls on Congress to approve NAFTA update.
4:25am
CBS 58. Wisconsin farmers, manufacturers meet with Sen. Johnson to talk improving economy.
4:24am
WISC. 'It doesn't only affect farming': Farmers still waiting for relief from trade war.
4:22am
CBS 58. Supporters, skeptics at odds two years after Foxconn announcement.

Statewide

2:57pm
American Lung Association. Making progress against the number one cancer killer.
8:16am
Dairy Business Association. To host annual Packer Tailgate Party.

4:29am
Chippewa Herald. Wisconsin tribes get $2.6 million in federal grants for energy independence projects.
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. USDA buying food from farmers as food pantries struggle.

Courts

1:17pm
One Wisconsin Institute. Three year anniversary of victory for voter rights in Wisconsin.

Education

1:15pm
UW-Stout. New STEPS for Girls class shows STEM is everywhere.
10:38am
DPI. Income eligibility guidelines announced for school and day care meals.
10:24am
UW-Madison. Researchers recreate the sun's solar wind and plasma "burps" on Earth.
9:50am
UW-Madison. Thanks to science, parasite can have sex in mice, not just cats.

Local

1:59pm
Madison & Dane County Public Health. Dane County mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus.

4:21am
Fox 6. Medical examiner responds to 12 probable weekend overdose deaths. 

Congress

9:49am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Announces August town hall meetings.
9:48am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces bipartisan legislation to renew and expand funding for the Great Lakes.

4:25am
Beloit Daily News. Baldwin touts Made in America Act during Clinton visit.

Politics

9:03am
DPW. Two years after Sen. McCain's 'thumbs down,' Republicans still sabotaging health care.

4:31am
Politico. Democratic governors sound alarm on Trump reelection.

Friday July 26, 2019

Governor

4:07pm
Gov. Evers. Applauds WHEFA for new 2019 Fiscal Year in Review report, saving $3.9 million for Wisconsin non-profits.
2:04pm
Gov. Evers. Announces Task Force on Payroll Fraud and Worker Misclassification appointments. Executive Order #20.
10:04am
Gov. Evers. Seeks applicants for Iron County Circuit Court Judge.

Budget

4:23am
WJFW. 'Best budget...probably in decades': Attorney General Kaul applauds new state budget's focus on criminal justice during Rhinelander visit.
4:22am
WSAW. Deadline today: District attorneys apply for more prosecutors from state budget.

Legislative

4:02pm
Rep. Subeck. On 29th anniversary of ADA signing, Democratic legislators highlight bill to provide accomodations at public meetings.  LRB-0959
1:55pm
Rep. Subeck. Introduces "Safe Storage for Gun Safety" package to curb gun violence and accidental shootings. 
10:09am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Leveling the playing field for retailers.
10:06am
Rep. Pronschinske. Column: Plan for the worse, hope for the best.

10:11am
Wisconsin State Journal. Republicans propose limits to how student fees fund UW campus buildings.
4:32am
Racine Journal Times. County backs fallen officer family insurance resolution.
4:21am
Wisconsin Public Radio. (Audio) New proposal in state Legislature would cap the cost of insulin.
4:15am
WISC. Pads, tampons would be offered for free in state, local buildings and schools under new bill.
4:14am
WAOW. Wausau man weighs in on proposed bill to cap insulin prices.

State Agencies

4:05pm
DNR. Storm damage impacting travel plans.
3:58pm
DATCP. Equifax settlement could put cash in your pocket.
1:55pm
DWD. Announces recipients of Wisconsin Fast Forward grants for Jump Start.
1:37pm
DOT. Governor Evers' order sends support to northern Wisconsin.
1:37pm
DNR. Proposed master plan variance designates additional ATV/UTV access routes through Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest.
1:35pm
DWD. Announces recipients of the Advanced Manufacturing Technical Education Equipment Grant.
11:43am
DHS. Severe weatehr recovery: Replacement FoodShare benefits available.
4:42am
DNR. Outdoor Report.
4:40am
DMA. Incident Report #5 - July 2019 statewide severe weather incident.

1:57pm
Chippewa Herald. Proposed meningococcal vaccine requirement for Wisconsin students faces pushback.
4:18am
Superior Telegram. Wisconsin DNR asks Village of Superior to test water for harmful chemical.
4:17am
WBAY. Target 2: Taxpayers footing bill for inmate's $110,000 'rat emoji' settlement.

Economy/Business

10:23am
The Hill. U.S. economy slows to 2.1 percent growth in second quarter.
10:21am
Reuters. U.S. economy misses Trump's 3% target in 2018.
10:13am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Southeastern Wisconsin counties come out on top for 2019 tariff aid payments.

Environment/Outdoors

4:40am
DNR. State wildlife representatives agree on top-level priorities for controlling chronic wasting disease.

4:11am
U.S. News & World Report. 'Unprecedented' Midwest CWD meeting yields no new approaches.

Education

10:02am
UW-Stout. New software gives students latest color management technologies.

Local

4:05pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Abele. Statement on the 29th aniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
4:04pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Martin. Indigenous People's Park established on Milwaukee's northwest side.
3:57pm
Milwaukee Alds. Johnson, Murphy. Milwaukee bans e-cigarette sales to minors and vaping indoors: One year later.

10:17am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Milwaukee wants to recover opioid epidemic costs from drug companies.
4:30am
Cap Times. Madison Water Utility has no immediate plans to bring east side well back on line.
4:25am
Wisconsin State Journal. Illinois, Michigan urge rejection of high-voltage power line in southwestern Wisconsin.
4:13am
WJFW. Airport foam unlikely to have caused elevated chemical levels in Rhinelander water. 

Congress

11:44am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Calls on President Trump to keep his promise and support strong Buy America reforms.
10:08am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin, Rep. Delauro. Introduce legislation to hold workplace harassers accountable.
4:39am
U.S. Rep. Steil. Statement on budget agreement.

1:58pm
Chippewa Herald. Ron Johnson seeks 'common sense, obvious recommendations' in gun control discussion.
4:35am
Duluth News Tribune. Russians likely targeted election systems in all 50 states, Senate Intelligence report says.
4:20am
Wisconsin State Journal. Proposed federal rule could push 25,000 Wisconsin households off food stamp rolls.
4:19am
The Hill. House passes sweeping budget, debt limit deal.
4:12am
The Hill. McConnell blocks two election security bills.
4:10am
Politico. Senate Intelligence report on Russian meddling sounds alarm for 2020.

Thursday July 25, 2019

Governor

2:13pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $1 million TEA grant for Fitchburg, supporting Promega expansion and creating 200 new jobs.

4:15am
Cap Times. In speech to tech execs, Tony Evers rips Trump trade wars, immigration rhetoric.

Legislative

4:35pm
Rep. Subeck. Introduces bill to combat Medicaid fraud.
4:11pm
Wisconsin Conservatoin Voters. As toxic PFAS threat grows, polluters try to minimize it.
3:10pm
Rep. Ballweg. Response to DATCP farm center.
2:00pm
Rep. Shankland. And Sen. Hansen introduce "Reaching Higher for Higher Education" legislative package.
1:51pm
Rep. Anderson. Proposes grant program for spinal cord injury research.
1:28pm
Rep. Sargent. A crucial step in bringing menstrual equality to Wisconsin.
1:24pm
One Wisconsin Now. 'Ludicrous': Republicans offer new plan to hike tuition.
10:33am
Rep. Hintz. Foxconn two years later: Broken promises, lack of details define sketchy project.
9:37am
Sen. Smith. Weekly Democratic Radio Address: Wisconsin farmers deserve better.
9:14am
Reps. Dittrich, Subeck. Speaker's Task Force on Adoption statement regarding Balsam Lake hearing.
4:53am
Sen. Taylor. Dem. legislators introduce Unlock the Vote package.

4:47am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Scientists tell lawmakers agriculture practices must change to protect groundwater. 
4:30am
WAOW. Legislative proposal would cap cost of insulin in Wisconsin.
4:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Bill would cap future UW tuition increases at rate of inflation.
4:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Democratic lawmakers reintroduce bill to lift voting restrictions on felons.
4:24am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Agriculture secretary and GOP Senate leader at odds over funding for mental health services for farmers. Wisconsin State Journal.

State Agencies

4:12pm
DMA. Wisconsin Air Guard members depart for Southwest Asia.
3:08pm
WHEDA. Registration underway for WHEDA Conference 2019.
1:38pm
DWD. Announces recipients of Wisconsin Fast Forward grants.
1:25pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Hot summer continues for lottery players. 
9:18am
DMA. As water distribution mission concludes, more Guard troops begin debris removal operation in northern Wisconsin.
4:36am
DMA. Incident Report #4 - July 2019 statewide severe weather incident.

4:48am
WKOW. DOT officials hear driver concerns about Beltline shoulder lane proposal.

Economy/Business

1:46pm
Milwaukee Biz Times.  Wisconsin GDP grew 2.9% in first quarter.
11:13am
CNBC. Trump administration unveils details of $16 billion aid package for farmers hurt by trade war, bad weather.
9:35am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report: Job growth among high-skilled, higher-paying jobs.

Statewide

1:30pm
American Lung Association. Statment on Children's Hospital report on kids' lung damage linked to e-cigarette use.
1:26pm
Medical College of Wisconsin. Findings from CARE Consortium added to global repository for brain injury data.
9:19am
Heartland Institute. Frank Lasee elected president.

1:42pm
WTMJ. Children's Hospital: Eight teens hospitalized with lung damage possibly due to vaping.
4:51am
Governing. The drug epidemic is landing more kids in foster care than ever.

Courts

11:15am
U.S. News & World Report. Enbridge open to routing Line 5 around Wisconsin reservation.
4:29am
Reuters. Amazon can be sued in Wisconsin over defective third-party products: judge.

Education

12:53pm
Marquette University. Director of environmental health and safety receives Excellence in University Service Award.
10:35am
UW-Stout. LAKES students to present Red Cedar watershed research July 31.

Local

3:54pm
MGE. Partnering with the City of Middleton and Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District on large solar project. 
12:51pm
Clean Wisconsin. Milwaukee takes important step to address climate change.
10:31am
Brightmark Energy. Acquires Wsiconsin dairy biogas project.

4:51am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Effort launched in Milwaukee to end the sale of 'loosies,' single cigarettes often aimed at children and the poor.
4:32am
Wisconsin Public Radio. La Crosse joins list of Wisconsin cities pledging to be carbon neutral by 2050.
4:27am
Twin Cities Pioneer Press. Western Wisconsin continues recovery from weekend's severe weather.
4:18am
WISC. DHS issues opioid overdose alert for Dane County.
4:14am
WJFW. As Elcho recovers from damaging storms, town chair frustrated with slow state response.

Congress

4:13pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. House passes bill to help family farmers unanimously.
1:31pm
U.S. Reps. Pocan, Lowenthal. Introduce legislation honoring the 71st anniversary of Human Rights Day and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 
10:36am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Hangs up on robocalls with vote.
10:34am
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Leads effort to rein in unelected bureaucrats.
9:02am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. After House passage of Butch Lewis Act, reaffirms commitment to solving the pension crisis.

4:31am
CNBC. Lawmakers blast Juul over the company's role in teen vaping 'epidemic.'
4:28am
WAOW. Bill to expand broadband to rural Wisconsin communities passes Senate committee.
4:26am
CBS 58. Wisconsin's congressional delegation weighs in on Mueller.
4:19am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Federal food stamp rule change could cause 25K Wisconsinites to lose benefits.
4:17am
The Hill. House passes anti-robocall bill.

Politics

4:37pm
Stuck for 8th Congress. Calls out Gallagher for voting no to worker pensions. 

Wednesday July 24, 2019

Governor

4:25am
WBAY. Governor Evers tours storm damage in Appleton.

Legislative

4:34pm
DATCP Sec. Pfaff. Statement regarding JFC political delay.
4:06pm
Sen. Erpenbach. Republicans Abandon Small Family Farmers. 
12:56pm
Sen. Fitzgerald. Letter to DATCP Sec.-designee Pfaff.
11:22am
Sen. Smith. Column: Enough of the divide and conquer politics.
9:51am
Rep. Shankland. Introduces bill to cap cost of insulin.
4:32am
Rep. Anderson. Capping the price of insulin in Wisconsin.

1:53pm
WQOW. Senate majority leader derides Wisconsin agriculture head.
4:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Lawmakers, governor clash over funding farmer mental health, homelessness programs.
4:23am
Wisconsin State Journal. Legislature's budget committee approves funding to conserve 14,000 acres of land.
4:20am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Counties asked to trim costs in plans for juvenile offenders as youth prison closure is delayed.

State Agencies

2:24pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. To meet at Prairie Du Chien Memorial Library.
1:23pm
DWD. June local employment and unemployment data released.
12:54pm
OCI. Commissioner provides guidance for consumers affected by storms and severe weather.
11:22am
DNR. Hosts "Midwest CWD Collaboration Meeting" to discuss best management practices for controlling chronic wasting disease in deer population. 
11:09am
DATCP. Watch for travelling contractors in the wake of recent storms.
8:17am
WEDC. State leaders, local officials to celebrate downtown successes on Wisconsin Main Street Day July 24.
4:36am
DMA. Incident Report #3: July 2019 statewide severe weather incident.

1:49pm
U.S. News & World Report. Midwest wildlife officials discuss chronic wasting disease.

Economy/Business

8:15am
Wisconsin Water Alliance. Awards Business Spotlight to Neogen.

4:16am
Reuters. U.S. to pay $15 minimum per acre to farmers hurt by China trade war.
4:16am
Bloomberg. U.S. truck driver shortage is on course to double in a decade.
4:15am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Harley receives EU approval to ship bikes from Thailand.

Statewide

4:35pm
Wisconsin American Legion. Announces David Wischer as Department Commander.
1:54pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Why we need to tax the rich.
4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Politics podcast on statewide tour.

4:18am
NBC 26. Wanted: Public defenders.

Courts

8:12am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Medford B. Matthews, III.
8:11am
District II Court of Appeals. Eco-Site, LLC v. Town of Cedarburg.
8:11am
District II Court of Appeals. Convenience Store Leasing and Management v. Annapurna Marketing.

4:13am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin tribe sues Enbridge to force pipeline removal.

Education

4:12pm
UW Extension. UW Resarch on Industrial Hemp to be Highlighted at Agronomy/Soils Field Day on August 28th. 
4:10pm
UW Stout. LAKES students to present Red Cedar watershed research July 31.
4:10pm
UW Stout. Former professor's research contribued to 1960s space race. 
12:54pm
UW-Madison. Veterinarians, physicians to jointly explore links between animal and human health.
10:20am
UW-Madison. UW scholars receive major funding to study polarization and civic renewal.
9:53am
Edgewood College. Summer scholars keep young minds sharp.

Local

4:14pm
Milwaukee Alderman Bauman. Steering & Rules Committee to discuss (CORE) development zone resolution promoting community benefits agreements. 
9:53am
MCTS. Offers direct service to German Fest 2019.
4:33am
Milwaukee County Sups. Alexander, Logsdon, Sebring. Public should be allowed to speak at county board meetings. 

4:27am
Fox 6. Common Council committee approves resolution to make buying fireworks tougher.
4:23am
WJFW. Rhinelander shuts down well after finding high chemical levels, declares water safe; no assurance of purity of private wells.
4:21am
WTMJ. Streetcar expansion proposal expected to miss DNC deadline.
4:18am
Fox 11. Oshkosh city council votes down road funding replacement fee.

Congress

1:21pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bipartisan legislation to expand broadband access passes Senate Commerce Committee.
12:57pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Statement on Mueller testimony: Case closed.
12:49pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin, Rep. Levin. Lead effort to create new partnership with states to provide students at community colleges and technical schools more affordability.

4:26am
Politico. Republicans tune out Robert Mueller.
4:17am
The Hill. GOP leaders struggle to contain conservative anger over budget deal.

Politics

4:21am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin in the middle of battle between ethanol producers and oil companies ahead of 2020.
4:15am
Daily Reporter. Businesses favored GOP with cash in first half of 2019.
4:14am
U.S. News & World Report. Black voters say they won't forget Trump's racist tweets.

Tuesday July 23, 2019

Governor

4:25am
WJFW. Evers after helicopter tour: Northwoods damage 'extraordinary.'
4:16am
WISC. Evers says renovations to training center will help train 3,000 workers a year.

Legislative

4:14pm
Rep. Brooks. Safety on Highway 33 a top priority.
12:39pm
DATCP Sec.-designee Pfaff. Republicans on Joint Finance turn their backs on Wisconsin farmers. 
12:13pm
Joint Finance Committee Democrats. JFC Republicans neglect agency request that could save lives.
10:01am
Rep. Hebl. Column: Wisconsin deserves fair maps.
9:27am
Sen. Hansen, Rep. Crowley. Introduce legislation on presidential tax returns. LRB-1554.

12:56pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Can tax credits bolster Wisconsin's volunteer fire departments?
12:54pm
Cap Times. Bill would tie UW in-state tuition to CPI if freeze ends, implement cohort pricing.
4:19am
Cap Times. Officials, advocates push for new groundwater study in western Wisconsin.

State Agencies

4:11pm
DNR. Weekly news.
12:14pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Saving for a rainy day.
8:31am
OCI. Wisconsin worker's compensation rates decrease for fourth consecutive year.

11:19am
Appleton Post Crescent. Wisconsin needs to find new places to sell dairy products, state ag secretary says.
10:09am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. DNR asking 125 municipal wastewater plants to test for contaminants known as 'forever' chemicals.
4:17am
CBS 58. State officials say Wisconsin residents' student loan debt has topped $24 billion.
4:16am
Madison.com. Worker's compensation rates set to decrease.
4:14am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin DNR asks sewage treatment plants to treat for PFAS.

Economy/Business

9:49am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Federal Reserve: Wisconsin exports down in beginning of 2019.
8:33am
CNBC. Harley Davidson second-quarter sales continued to slide as profit falls 19%.
4:15am
WKBT. Home sales slump in Wisconsin as compared to 2018.

Statewide

12:12pm
Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality. Assembly focuses on health disparities.
8:30am
Badger Institute. New hire will enhance digital media efforts, audience development.
4:27am
DHS. State health agency offers tips to keep you and your family safe during severe weather.

4:20am
WBAY. Wisconsin National Guard responds to storm damage in Langlade County.
4:12am
Fox 6. 41K without power as of Monday night following weekend storms.

Education

4:17pm
UW-Whitewater. Fundraising campaign raises more than $17 million in honor of 150th anniversary.
4:13pm
Marquette University. Names next Chief Information Officer.
11:29am
Marquette University. Political science professor honored with Young Scholar Award.

Local

10:00am
Milwaukee Common Council. Committee moves fireworks legislation forward.

1:12pm
WXPR. PFAS found in Rhinelander well, drinking water safe, Crescent spring to be tested. 
11:23am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Common Council measure would allow city attorney to sue opioid makers, distributors.
4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Milwaukee city officials consider resolution to push for stronger fireworks sale regulations.
4:22am
WISC. 'That's a lot of unpaid bills': Uncollected bills top $1.2 million for Baraboo Ambulance Service.
4:21am
WKOW. Janesville City Council approves overnight parking ordinance.

Congress

4:12pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Votes to permanently reauthorize September 11th Victim Compensation Fund for 9/11 first responders.

4:24am
Bloomberg. Trump administration moves to end food stamps for 3 million people.
4:23am
AP. Deal sealed on federal budget, ensuring no shutdown, default.
4:22am
Politico. Deficit Don? Red ink gushes in Trump era.

Politics

1:29pm
Priorities USA. Launches "Let's be Honest" campaign in Wisconsin to highlight harmful impact of Donald Trump's economic policies.
11:34am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. GOP accepts bulk of corporate contributions in first half of 2019.
4:26am
DPW. ICYMI: Wisconsin Republicans fail to stand up to Trump's racism.

12:17pm
Politico. Top Democratic super PAC launches online barrage against Trump on economy.

Monday July 22, 2019

Governor

4:32am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Evers says he plans to replace WEDC secretary and CEO Mark Hogan.
4:27am
WKOW. Gov. plans to fight GOP proposal to limit veto powers.

Budget

3:06pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Veterans Affairs secretary lauds long-term funding for outreach program.
4:33am
WSAU. Thompson, Krug talk roads and Incourage in Wisconsin Rapids.
4:23am
WKBT. Doctors: Wisconsin e-cigarette tax not high enough to deter kids.

Legislative

3:49pm
Sen. Feyen. The Disaster Claim Consumer Protection Act.
3:02pm
Sen. Hansen. To introduce bill capping cost of insulin.
10:42am
Speaker's Task Force on Suicide Prevention. Ballweg announces July Suicide Prevention Task Force meeting.

1:47pm
The Hill. Record number of states considered marijuana legalization in 2019.

State Agencies

4:07pm
DOJ. 50 Attorneys General secure $600 million from Equifax in largest data breach agreement in history.
3:04pm
State Treasurer Godlewski. Selected for prestigious Aspen Institute-Rodel Fellowship.
3:01pm
DNR. Taking more steps to protect drinking water.
3:00pm
DOJ. Office of School Safety hosts digital threat assessment trainings around Wisconsin this week.
1:41pm
DMA. Wisconsin National Guard mobilizes troops to assist authorities in the wake of severe weather.
11:50am
DWD. State will see decrease in worker's compensation premiums for fourth consecutive year.
11:50am
Wisconsin Lottery. Great start and end to the weekend.
10:43am
DATCP. Learn how to grow lavender at Field Day.

4:37am
Wisconsin State Journal. DOT considering upgrading shoulders of Beltline, opening them up during rush hours.
4:35am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison partisan seeks bipartisanship on homelessness at the Capitol.
4:31am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison to test last wells for PFAS, business groups oppose state standard.
4:23am
WISN. 'UPFRONT' recap: DNR working to improve water quality across state.

Economy/Business

4:51am
CNBC. 'It never stops': U.S. farmers now face extreme heat wave after floods and trade war.
4:40am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Wisconsin wage growth, labor force participation slowing in 2019.
4:38am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Foxconn making progress, but controversy remains.
4:36am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Wisconsin farmers remain optimistic amidst uncertainty. 
4:36am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Foxconn Industrial Internet planning building at Mount Pleasant site.

Statewide

1:40pm
Altria. More than half of U.S. population now governed by state laws raising minimum age of purchases for all tobacco products to 21.
9:47am
WRA. June 2019 Home Sales Report. 
9:45am
PDPW. Bold, tenacious leaders needed in dairy industry.
4:45am
Gov. Evers. Signs Executive Order #35 declaring a State of Emergency due to extreme severe weather.

4:42am
WKBT. State of Emergency declared after severe storms in Wisconsin.
4:40am
Fox 6. National Weather Service confirms 9 tornadoes in less than 24 hours in Wisconsin.
4:24am
WSAW. Storm damage cripples electric networks,, most significant damage in 20 years.
4:22am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Repairs are underway after weekend storms; thousands of Wisconsinites are without power.

Education

1:35pm
Marquette University. Hiring nine faculty members to add to Race, Ethnic and Indigenous Studies Program.
1:32pm
UW-Stout. Physics professor to be honored by national organization.
10:44am
UW-Stout. Sharing and learning part of conversations with international students.

4:29am
Wisconsin State Journal. UW System has a new state 'charter czar' - the 3rd in past year.

Local

3:50pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Logsdon. Effort ensures safety upgrade at school crossing in Oak Creek.
10:46am
Sauk, Dane Counties. Will hold a kick-off event for the feasibility of building a bridge over the Wisconsin River.
9:46am
MCTS. 'MCTS Excellence' video series honored with prestigious national award.

4:34am
Madison.com. Kenosha County solar farm faces mammoth hurdles.

Congress

3:05pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bipartisan support grows for reform inspired by Wisconsin teenager.

9:54am
The Hill. Pelosi, Mnuchin reach 'near-final agreement' on budget, debt ceiling.
4:47am
Fox 6. Operation Safe Return: Ron Johnson among 9 senators pushing for program to speed up asylum claims.

Politics

10:58am
ONe Wisconsin Now. What price justice, Dan Kelly?

4:34am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Republicans gear up for 2020 with new state director.
4:30am
New York Times. Trump's Electoral College edge could grow in 2020, rewarding polarizing campaign.
4:29am
Cap Times. Wisconsin's congressional races beginning to shape up ahead of 2020 cycle.

Friday July 19, 2019

MG&E Power Outage

3:18pm
Gov. Evers. Signs Executive Order #34 Declaring a State of Emergency and Closing State Agency Buildings. EO #34.
12:42pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Thousands in Madison without power after explosion, fires at substations. 
12:34pm
Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway. City of Madison Update on Downtown Power Outage.
12:32pm
Dane County Dept. of Emergency Management. Dane County Update on Madison Area Power Outages. 

12:39pm
WI State Journal. Update: Power might not come back on Downtown during hottest day of the year. 
12:38pm
Capital Times. 'Like a giant, humongous ball of orange flame': Thoursands without power after fires cripple MGE facilities. 

Governor

1:57am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers starts search for new WEDC leader.

Legislative

11:49am
Sen. Marklein. There is more to the vetoes than meets the eye. 
2:11am
Rep. Skowronski. Statement on Gov. Evers signing sign language interpreter licensure legislation into law.
2:09am
Sen. Darling. Calls on Evers to keep promise and fix roads not fund trolley folly.

2:13am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Republicans 'seriously considering' veto override on transportation budget measure.
1:52am
WBAY. Sen. Roth: Lawmakers will discuss dark store loophole legislation soon.

State Agencies

12:19pm
WisDOT. Wisconsin DMV affected by service, power outages. 
11:56am
Badger Institute. Administration should not divert state highway funds to Milwaukee streetcar.
2:10am
DWD. Unveils new broadband service technician apprenticeship.
1:56am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

1:58am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers administration unveils $75M grant program for local transportation projects.
1:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Milwaukee County submits proposal to get children back sooner from Lincoln Hills, Copper Lake.

Economy/Business

2:00am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Wisconsin lost 2,300 private sector jobs in June.
1:54am
Daily Reporter. Frac-sand producer files for bankruptcy, says it owes Wisconsin contractors $13M.
1:51am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Home prices in Wisconsin rise into record territory amid tight supply, growing demand.
1:49am
NBC 26. Wisconsin unemployment ticks up to 2.9% in June.

Statewide

12:03pm
WI Institute for Law & Liberty. Two Eau Claire TIF cases dismissed. 
11:41am
WI Hospitals Association. Grapentine Joins WHA as VP of Communications. 

2:04am
Wisconsin State Journal. 11 rural hospitals in Wisconsin stopped delivering babies in past decade, report says.

Education

11:44am
Marquette University. Professor named American Chemical Society Fellow.

2:02am
CBS 58. UW-Parkside falls victim to bank fraud, initial losses total $315,000.
2:01am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Advisors: Earlier financial literacy could reduce high student debt.
1:59am
WISC. DPI providing $6.5 million in mental health services to Wisconsin schools.

Local

11:48am
Milwaukee Ald. Donovan. Pilot project aims to put the brakes on reckless driving in Milwaukee. 

Congress

11:46am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Urges Trump Administration to Invest in Dairy Innovation with Trade Aid. Letter.
11:45am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement on Unaccompanied Minors. 
2:05am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Introduces legislation to ensure transparency in prescription drug pricing.

2:03am
WISN. Wisconsin Republicans mostly silent on 'send her back' chant at Trump rally. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
1:50am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Congressman Sean Duffy says 'anti-American' remark was misunderstood.

Politics

1:57am
Politico. House votes to raise minimum wage, uniting Dems after months-long struggle.
1:55am
CBS 58. DNC Chairman Perez lays out strategy for Dems to win Wisconsin in 2020.

Thursday July 18, 2019

Governor

4:35pm
Gov. Evers. Announces Search for Next Secretary and CEO of Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. 
11:52am
WI Democracy Campaign. WDC on Gov's Veto Power. 
11:20am
Gov. Evers. Seeks Applicants for Brown County Circuit Court Judge. 

3:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Gov. Tony Evers signs law changing sign language interpreter certification.

Legislative

12:26pm
Rep. Dittrich. Letter to DOT-Sec. Designee Thompson on State Hwy 73. 
12:05pm
Sen. Marklein. Statement on Governor's Transportation Funding Announcement. 
11:27am
Democratic Weekly Radio Address. Fair Maps for a Fair Wisconsin. (Rep. Vining)
11:04am
Joint Audit Co-Chairs Sen. Cowles, Rep. Kerkman. Report Fraud, Waste, and Minsmanagement in State Government in Legislative Audit Bureau Hotline. 
10:39am
Legislative Audit Bureau. Fraud, Waste, and Mismanagement Hotline. Briefing Sheet

State Agencies

3:53pm
DNR. Great Lakes and St. Lawrence States and Province Meet to Discuss Brand Road Project. 
3:32pm
WHEDA. Raynetta Hill of CommonBond Communities joins WHEDA board. 
1:51pm
WisDOT. Local governments now have access to $75 million in new transportation grants. 
12:19pm
DWD. Wisconsin Adds 11,800 Total Non-Farm, 11,200 Private-Sector Jobs Over Year. 
10:42am
WI Lottery. All or Norhting Top Prize Claimed.
10:37am
DMA. Unmanned aeiral system crashes near Volk Field. 

3:32am
Milwaukee Biz Times. WisDOT leader says Hiawatha service could add two daily round trips without Illinois' assistance.
3:30am
Governing. Medicaid work requirements face more technical and legal challenges.

Economy/Business

12:53pm
WEC Energy Group. Declares quarterly dividend. 

3:43am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Frac sand producer in Wisconsin declares bankruptcy.

Statewide

2:34pm
Wisconsin Safety Council. Be Prepared for Hot Weather. 
11:49am
Delta Dental of WI. Foundation Increases Annual Seal-A-Smile Commitment. 
11:37am
One Wisconsin Now. Joins Coalition Denouncing Activities of Radical Group Operation Save America. 
11:17am
WI Policy Forum. Improving access to child care for low-income families in Wisconsin. 
11:02am
Tax Foundation. How Well-Funded are Pension Plans in Your State?
10:43am
Alliant Energy. Holding open house on Lyndon Station electric project. 
9:59am
USDA. HAs more than $400 million still available for Renewable Energy System and Energy Efficiency Loan Guarantees. 
8:06am
Forward Analytics. An Economic Evoluation: Job Growth, Pay and Education Since 2012. Report

Courts

3:40am
Cap Times. A justice's legacy: With Shirley Abrahamson's retirement, local women in law reflect on changing landscape.
3:33am
Fox 6. 'It's essentially junk:' $7.5M bite mark settlement underscores national call for better forensic evidence.

Education

3:52pm
Marquette University. Marquette Professor Shion Guha Receives Young Scholar Award. 
2:59pm
UW Whitewater. Chrisman's $5 million gift is largest in UW-Whitewater history. 
2:42pm
UW System. Aaron Seligman named Director of UW System's office of Educational Opportunity. 
1:04pm
UW Stout. State science, technology symposium July 22-23 on campus. 
11:14am
UW Madison. Cosmic ray exhibits, conference explore the universe's mysteries. 
11:09am
DPI. Department awards $6.5 million in school mental health grants. 
11:06am
UW-Stout. Mental health concerns top Dunn County Community Health Needs survey. 

Local

4:37pm
Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway. Statement on Operation Save America.
3:46pm
WI Dairy Alliance. Burnett County Attempting to Pass Unlawful Moratorium on CAFO Facilities.

11:13am
Milwaukee Cty Exec Abele. Milwaukee County Officials remind residents to take precautions during the hot weather. Complete List of Cooling Centers. 

3:41am
Beloit Daily News. County board to vote on putting Medicaid referendum on ballot.
3:41am
Wisconsin State Journal. Mini cell towers could be coming to Madison's streets, city officials fear lack of oversight.
3:39am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. 1,900 lead service lines replaced as Milwaukee Water Works contends with contractor shortage.
3:29am
WJFW. Improperly disposed needles force Oneida County Solid Waste to shut down recycling center.
3:28am
WBAY. High waters along Lake Michigan causing erosion issues for homeowners.
3:28am
WKBT. WI Attorney General Kaul backs a more straight forward bond system.

Congress

4:30pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Statement on Bill to Slow Economy. CBO report
3:57pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Leads Members of Congress in Unveiling Bold Legislation to Fundamentally Reform the Private Equity Industry. 
12:03pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Statement following House passage of the Raise the Wage Act. 
11:53am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Baldwin, Warren, Brown, Pocal, Jayapal, Colleagues unveil bold legislation to fundamentally reform the private equity industry. 

3:31am
The Hill. Administration pushes back on quick budget deal: "We have a way to go.'

Politics

3:34am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Hagedorn, Neubauer set spending record in Wisconsin Supreme Court race.

Wednesday July 17, 2019

Governor

11:54am
Gov. Evers. Signs bill to reform sign language interpreting licensure system in Wisconsin.
8:49am
WEDC. Governor Evers will lead trade mission to Japan in September.

12:07pm
Fox 6. 'Critical first step:' Gov. Evers signs bill to reform sign language interpreting licensure system.

Budget

12:48pm
WFRV. Kaukauna mayor working to ensure bridge repair has "least possible cost to property owners."

Legislative

4:49pm
Rep. Zimmerman. Applauds healthcare development in Hudson.
2:48pm
Sen. Marklein. And senators ask DOT to fund local roads despite governor's veto.
1:36pm
Sen. Cowles. Great potential for Northeast Wisconsin with expo center groundbreaking.
1:35pm
Sen. Schachtner. And bipartisan colleagues introduce bill to grant gun safe sales tax exemption.
12:42pm
Sen. Tiffany. Column: President Trump's USMCA speech reminds us to focus on the economy.
12:02pm
Various Senators. Letter to DOT Sec.-designee Thompson regarding local road funding.
11:58am
Sen. Smith. Column: This is no time for legislators to rest.
9:13am
LAB. Report 19-11: Opportunity Schools and Partnership Program. Briefing Sheet.
4:24am
Rep. Vining. Continues fight for fair maps.

2:42pm
Wisconsin State Journal. GOP lawmakers urge scrutiny of proposed power line through southern Wisconsin.
4:16am
WKOW. Democrats push for redistricting proposal again, Governor Evers on board.
4:12am
WBAY. Grand Chute leaders get in heated exchange with lawmaker over dark store loophole.

State Agencies

11:59am
DWD. Awarded $1M Workforce Data Quality Initiative Grant from U.S. DOL.
11:57am
DNR. Asks boaters to be good neighbors & limit damaging wakes.

4:18am
WBAY. WI Veterans Affairs Secretary-designee touts money for vets in state budget.

Economy/Business

4:20am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin's minimum wage workers locked out of affordable housing.

Environment/Outdoors

4:14am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Study: Wisconsin could reach dangerous heat index levels by century's end.
4:12am
WQOW. Chronic wasting disease in local deer population prompts new hunting regulation recommendations.
4:11am
WBAY. USDA confirms 2nd wolf attack in Wood County.

Statewide

4:11am
AP. Federal data shows opioid shipments ballooned as crisis grew.

Courts

12:05pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Justice Stevens's dissent in Citizens United lives on!

4:13am
The Hill. Judge signs order permanently blocking citizenship question from 2020 census.

Education

4:48pm
DPI. Will hold hearings on proposed technical changes related to pupil transportation rules.
4:47pm
DPI. Department will hold hearing on finance statements.
2:51pm
Marquette University. Professor awarded $2.3 million grant for stroke research.
12:00pm
UW-Madison. Wild rice project seeds for university, tribal collaboration.

12:46pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. UW tuition fund balances down by more than half since tuition freeze.

Local

4:49pm
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Heat resources available to Waukesha County residents. 
1:33pm
BizStarts. Hosts Connections and Cocktails event with TEDx speaker Quentin Allums.
12:40pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. And City of Middleton announce completion of $1.5 million University Avenue construction project.
11:56am
Madison & Dane County Public Health. Residents advised to stay cool, hydrated, and connected during heat advisory.

4:14am
NBC 15. Madison explores possibility of e-scooters.

Congress

12:55pm
AP. Washington talks could soon yeild spending, debt deal.
4:21am
Wisconsin State Journal. Mark Pocan's visit to Florida migrant detention facility sparks more questions. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
4:19am
Politico. Progressives press Dem leaders to avoid divisive fight over Israel.
4:17am
Racine Journal Times. U.S. Sen. Johnson teams up with Democratic presidential candidate to 'Ban the Box.'
4:10am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Sean Duffy defends Trump against charge of racism while accusing four Democratic colleagues of being 'anti-American.'
4:09am
Fox 11. Northeast Wisconsin Republicans react to House's passed resolution.
4:08am
AP. House vote condemns Trump's tweets, draws some GOP support.

Politics

12:03pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. 2019 Supreme Court race cost record $8.2 million+

4:16am
U.S. News & World Report. Trump voters cringe and shrug at tweets while Democrats rage.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Governor

4:08pm
Gov. Evers. Encourages Wisconsinites to take preventative steps ahead of expected dangerous heatwave.

11:13am
WEAU. Governor Evers approves U.S. 53 improvements in Eau Claire and Chippewa Counties.

Budget

9:40am
Rep. Brandtjen. Calls for veto override for work requirements for able-bodied adults.

2:23pm
WKOW. Gov. Evers: "We did the right thing" on budget, responds to critics.
8:52am
Racine Journal Times. County's roads get $3.5 million boost, state budget increased aid by 10%.

Legislative

4:59pm
Sen. Marklein; Reps. Tranel, Novak. Send plea to PSC to listen to residents on proposed Cardinal Hickory Creek transmission line project.
4:49pm
Rep. Hintz. Fair maps are needed for our democracy.
2:38pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. A democracy with fair play.
1:39pm
Rep. Shankland. To hold office hours on Friday.
12:57pm
Rep. Spreitzer. And Democrats continue call for nonpartisan resdistricting process.
12:38pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on Democrats' constitutional runaround.
12:37pm
Rep. Subeck. Statement on nonpartisan redistricting reform bill.
10:58am
Sen. Hansen. Announces introduction of bi-partisan bill to create non-partisan redistricting process.

2:22pm
Cap Times. Wisconsin lawmakers continue push for nonpartisan redistricting after SCOTUS ruling.
1:37pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Gerrymandering opponents vow to pressure lawmakers as leaders signal legislation is dead.
11:14am
NBC 15. Wisconsin Democrats set to promote new redistricting plan.
3:46am
Racine Journal Times. 'We want to build relationships': RUSD, legislators meet to discuss initiatives.

State Agencies

4:07pm
State Treasurer Godlewski. And BCPL provide $2 million for economic development.
4:07pm
Board of Commissioners of Public Lands. Approved loans.
3:13pm
DATCP. Protect your pets and livestock from extreme heat exposure.
12:58pm
Wisconsin Lottery. A whole lotto #WINsconsin.
11:12am
DATCP. Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grant applications now available for 2020.
10:29am
WEDC. Fresenius Kabi chooses Kenosha County for regional distribution center.

3:59am
WKOW. DNR shifts focus from regulations to researching CWD.
3:51am
Fox 6. Wisconsin AG Josh Kaul asks for public input on official legal opinions.
3:49am
Kenosha News. Gov. Evers' cabinet designees in Kenosha to discuss budget issues.
3:44am
Wisconsin Public Radio. DNR positions will put priority on PFAS research near Marinette, Peshtigo.
3:39am
WKBT. Hundreds of guard soldiers deploying to Afghanistan.

Economy/Business

8:50am
Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce. Congratulates members on recent prominent awards.

3:49am
WKBT. Researcher: Wisconsin foreclosure rates lowest in 2 decades.
3:45am
Milwaukee Biz Times. WMC survey finds support for tariffs despite business harm.

Statewide

10:32am
We Energies. Stay cool with these money-saving tips.
10:30am
Wisconsin Office of Rural Health. New report examines obstetric delivery services in rural Wisconsin.
8:49am
Wisconsin's Green Fire. Releases report on nitrates in Wisconsin waters.
3:56am
Sierra Club. We Energies drops plan to tax solar customers after massive public outcry.

3:51am
WUWM. 5G wireless technology may be coming to Wisconsin, amid praise, concerns.

Education

11:48am
UW-Stout. More than 30 films to be featured at first Red Cedar Film Festival July 25-28.
11:31am
Marquette University. Professor honored with university's highest teaching honor.
10:47am
UW-Stout. Studying in Scotland put student back on track in the U.S.
10:00am
UW-Madison. IceCube: Antarctic neutrino detector to get $37 million upgrade.

Local

4:09pm
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Stretch of hot weather demands attention for health & safety.
12:56pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Abele. Mliwaukee County launches Balancing Act.

3:47am
Marshfield News Herald. Wisconsin Rapids' proposed anti-bullying ordinance isn't only law to fine parents.
3:39am
WQOW. Chippewa County highway fund replenished from expiring wheel tax.

Congress

11:58am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces bipartisan reform to rebuild stronger roads and bridges following severe weather events.

3:42am
Daily Reporter. Trump signs order to make American-made goods more American.
3:40am
The Hill. White House projects $1 trillion deficit for 2019.
3:37am
Politico. Pelosi rejects short-term debt ceiling hike as budget talks extend.

Politics

4:10pm
RPW. ICYMI: Justice Daniel Kelly outraises challengers in Wisconsin Supreme Court race.

4:01am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Rep. Amanda Stuck says working class background an asset in congressional run.
3:48am
Appleton Post Crescent. Democrat Lee Snodgrass announces state Assembly campaign in District 57.

Monday July 15, 2019

Governor

4:03am
Beloit Daily News. Gov. Evers hires former Beloit School District official.

Legislative

11:42am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Tue, July 16, press conference on bills to ban gerrymandering in Wis.
11:08am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. "Iowa Model" redistricting reform legislation to be "rolled out" on Tuesday - July 16th.

4:11am
Chippewa Herald. With potential gap in funding for juvenile detention centers, counties in 'holding pattern.'
4:04am
WUWM. Wisconsin's water quality: People share concerns & propose solutions at Racine hearing.

State Agencies

2:00pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Weekend lottery winners.
1:52pm
DOT. Wisconsin DMV offers car buying tips.
9:17am
AG Kaul. Announces transparency reforms to opinion process.

1:58pm
WISC. Wisconsin Department of Justice releases website for public to question attorney general opinion.
1:55pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin DNR secretary doesn't expect more rules to manage CWD.
4:00am
Duluth News Tribune. Wisconsin secretaries tour Superior campuses.

Economy/Business

11:43am
Alliant Energy. Names Diane Cooke vice president of human resources.
11:11am
WMC. Tariffs are biting Wisconsin businesses, but the pain may be worth it.

1:56pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin, Upper Midwest look to crack into commercial hazelnut production.
4:24am
Reuters. Lockheed Martin plans to expand Milwaukee plant workforce by 15%.
4:04am
PBS. (Video) Wisconsin dairy farmers are struggling to stay afloat.
3:59am
Fox 11. Federal proposal may allow truckers to keep on truckin' longer.
3:57am
Fox 11. Looking to lawmakers: Former Shopko employees meet with Sen. Baldwin seeking severance.

Statewide

4:20pm
Quarles & Brady. Rikaela Greane elected to the Public Utilities Section Board of the Wisconsin State Bar.
2:03pm
We Energies. And RENEW Wisconsin reach settlement on solar energy issue.
11:09am
Alliant Energy. Be cool, control costs.

3:49am
Wisconsin Watch. Blacks arrested for pot possession at four times the rate of whites in Wisconsin.

Courts

8:08am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Attorney General Josh Kaul seeks to throw out lawsuit challenging Scott Walker's signature Act 10 union law.
3:50am
WKBT. Wisconsin's senators react to lawsuit that could strike down Affordable Care Act.
3:49am
Politico. Republicans ready to dive off a cliff on Obamacare.

Education

3:51pm
UW-Platteville. Strange honored with Nimocks Family Faculty Appreciation Award.
2:02pm
UW System Board of Regents President Petersen. UW System promotes student success, drives Wisconsin economy.
12:15pm
Marquette University. Law School to host seventh annual Summer Youth Institute.
12:09pm
UW-Stout. Made at UW-Stout mugs designed to delight visitors.

4:00am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Regents president announces 'aggressive' campaign to advocate for campuses.

Local

11:10am
Brown County Port & Resource Recovery Department. Strong shipping season continues.
4:26am
Milwaukee Ald. Murphy. Milwaukee's food grading system touted at the National Environmental Health Association annual conference.
4:19am
Milwaukee Council President Hamilton, Alderman Perez. It is time for I.C.E. terror raids to end.

8:07am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Cities brace for immigration raids: Milwaukee officials urge residents to 'know their rights.'
3:58am
Ashland Daily Press. Three years after storm, roads still in ruin.

Congress

2:56pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Joins First District company at White House for Made in America Product Showcase.

1:59pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Republicans mostly quiet about President Trump's use of racist trope.
4:01am
WJFW. Sen. Tammy Baldwin meets Blackwell students fighting to save Forest Co. training center.
3:55am
WKOW. Wisconsin congresswoman tours immigrant center at border.
3:51am
The Hill. GOP struggles to find backup plan for avoiding debt default.

Politics

3:54pm
DPW. Scott Walker promises not to run for higher office, again.
8:09am
Snodgrass for 57th Assembly. Announces campaign for state Assembly.
4:21am
Stuck for 8th Congress. To run for Congress.

1:55pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Incumbent Dan Kelly outraises challengers in first haul of Wisconsin Supreme Court race.
4:26am
CBS 58. Why Democratic candidates say they can win in Wisconsin and resurrect the 'Blue Wall' in 2020.
4:02am
The Hill. Trump pitches new North America trade deal during stop in Wisconsin.
3:56am
Wisconsin State Journal. A political 'fight to the knife' over ethanol comes to Wisconsin.
3:54am
Green Bay Press Gazette. State Rep. Amanda Stuck to challenge U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher for Congress.
3:51am
U.S. News & World Report. Donald Trump pushes trade deal in Wisconsin after unloading on Paul Ryan.

Friday July 12, 2019

Governor

10:07am
Wisconsin for Safe Technology. Governor Evers signs 5G bill, ignoring scientific experts.
10:04am
Gov. Evers. Announces appointment of Darrell Williams as Administrator of the Division of Emergency Management in the Department of Military Affairs.

Budget

2:17pm
LRB. Executive partial veto of Assembly Bill 56.
2:12pm
LFB. Estimated effects of school finance provisions for school districts under 2019-21 budget act.
11:37am
Rep. Pronschinske. Column: Disappointment in veto of local road funding.
10:07am
Rep. Kitchens. Disappointed with school aid veto.
10:05am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Vaping trend a new cloud in state tobacco tax debate.
4:30am
Rep. Steineke. Weekly radio address: On Evers' budget vetoes.
4:25am
Rep. Brooks. Budget vetoes discourage individuals from joining the workforce.

11:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. New dollars for respite care to strengthen connections among providers, caregivers.
11:25am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin's new e-cigarette tax small compared to other states, new report says.
4:43am
WBAY. Kaukauna officials wait for word on Veterans Memorial Lift Bridge funding.
4:18am
WTMJ. Memo: State of Wisconsin general fund $651M short heading into next budget.
4:12am
Fox 11. Fiscal bureau revises average income tax cut in state budget.

Legislative

3:02pm
Rep. Zamarripa. Statement on Trump's Wisconsin visit.
11:38am
Sen. Erpenbach. Column: Call for equal pay heard around the world, inspires a nation.
10:10am
Sen. Carpenter. Honoring the memory of Jeffrey Wischer, William DeGrave, and Jerome Starr.
10:09am
Sen. Markein. Column: Crossing the border to fill the tank.

11:28am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Lawmakers look to address 'staggering' diabetes costs in Wisconsin.
4:11am
Racine Journal Times. Assembly's water task force hears from area officials, public.
4:09am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Democrats pin redistricting hopes on proposal in Legislature. 

State Agencies

11:35am
WEDC. Grant to assist small businesses on Milwaukee's Northwest side.
4:31am
DNR. Outdoor Report.
4:28am
Wisconsin Dairy Alliance. DATCP Board of Directors moving forward with public hearings on ATCP 51 revisions.
4:24am
DATCP Sec. Pfaff. Commends DATCP Board for approach to international trade, animal health, and livestock siting.
4:19am
DOA. Housing grant to help homeless announced.

4:08am
Appleton Post Crescent. Dairy Task Force 2.0: Group lays out path to a stronger Wisconsin dairy industry.
4:05am
Wisconsin Radio Network. State ag department seeks comments on changes to rules for large farms.

Economy/Business

1:10pm
Wisconsin Innovation Awards. Finalists announced.

Environment/Outdoors

4:13am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Great Lakes governors, premiers endorse Asian carp plan.
4:06am
Marshfield News-Herald. Wood County couple look to 'salvage' farm after wolf attack that killed 13 sheep.

Courts

2:14pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Accepts three new cases.

Education

1:09pm
UW-Stout. Board of Regents resolution honors retiring chancellor.
10:09am
UW-Eau Claire. To offer new biomedical engineering, public health programs.
10:03am
UW-Whitewater. Online programs ranked among best in the nation.
4:32am
UW-Madison. Mildred Fish-Harnack honored as hero of resistance to Nazi regime.

11:29am
U.S. News & World Report. UW's Cross tells Regents budget not enough.
4:15am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Regents unanimously approve UW System budget for 2019-20. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Local

3:01pm
PrideFest Milwaukee. Breaks attendance records for 8th consecutive year.

4:07am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Oshkosh Chamber suggests wheel tax for homeowners, special assessments for businesses.

Congress

2:16pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins introduction of legislation to stop the cruel and neglectful treatment of children at border.
1:11pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Statement on defense authorization bill.
12:09pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Statement on the resignation of Labor Secretary Acosta.
11:39am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Calls on President Trump to stop making false claims about agriculture purchases from Mexico and China, and start telling Wisconsin farmers the truth.

11:32am
The Hill. GOP balks at White House push for standalone vote on debt ceiling.
4:04am
The Hill. Federal deficit jumps to $747B, likely to exceed $1T by September.
4:03am
The Hill. Trump slams Paul Ryan for 'atrocious' record: 'Couldn't get him out of Congress fast enough!'
4:01am
Politico. Trump abandons effort to add citizenship question to census.

Politics

4:36am
Fox 6. Democratic presidential candidates Warren, Sanders, O'Rourke and Castro make visit to Milwaukee.
4:11am
U.S. News & World Report. Trump to tout trade, economy in formerly blue Wisconsin.
4:10am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Democratic presidential hopefuls talk immigration, education in Milwaukee town hall.

Thursday July 11, 2019

Governor

4:39am
WEAU. Gov. Evers signs bill to allow cellular providers to upgrade to 5G technology in Wisconsin.
4:27am
WXOW. New bill clears path to specialized prescription drugs.

Budget

3:37pm
Rep. Magnafici. Governor's vetoes hurt northwest Wisconsin.
3:36pm
Rep. Macco. (Updated) Disappointed Gov. Evers partially vetoes 2019-21 budget.
2:41pm
LFB. 2019-21 and 2021-23 general fund budget.
2:40pm
LFB. Summary of partial vetoes of 2019 Wisconsin Act 9.
2:39pm
LFB. Individual income tax rate reductions under Wisconsin Acts 9 and 10.
2:38pm
LFB. Property tax estimates under 2019 Act 9.

Legislative

1:48pm
Sen. Erpenbach. Weekly Democratic Radio Address: U.S.A. Equal Pay.
12:54pm
Rep. Kolste. Introduces legislation to end surprise medical bills.
12:43pm
One Wisconsin Now. Speaker Robin Vos shuts down Assembly for his summer vacation(s).
4:58am
LRB. Legislating 5G: Wisconsin's next wireless generation.

4:35am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Republican, Democrat agree Wisconsin's prison system needs reworking.
4:34am
Fox 6. New bill would cover tech to help those who use wheelchairs stand up.
4:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Bill would allow Wisconsin Lottery winners to remain anonymous. Wisconsin State Journal.

State Agencies

2:26pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Busy day in lotto land.
12:43pm
ETF. Launches new website.
4:42am
ETF. Preliminary WRS investment performance.

4:28am
Milwaukee Biz Times. State's workforce, correction department heads call on employers to hire ex-offenders.

Economy/Business

10:46am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin farmers facing more pests, higher costs after late spring planting.
9:29am
Reuters. Wall Street banks bailing on troubled U.S. farm sector.
4:37am
WJFW. Blackwell Jobs Corps future still uncertain following employer open house.
4:25am
Focus Taiwan News. Hon Hai vows not to fall short on Wisconsin deal.
4:24am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Illinois-based pharmaceutical company to build plant in Pleasant Prairie. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Environment/Outdoors

4:36am
WXOW. States, provinces OK plan to protect Great Lakes from carp.
4:29am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Study: Wisconsin fish die-offs expected to rise, largely due to climate changes.

Statewide

1:46pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Call to action: 3 things you can do to ban gerrymandering in Wisconsin.
12:42pm
Wisconsin Bankers Association. WI hemp panel to feature federal regulator and WI district attorney.
4:42am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. Disability groups promote voting accessibility during National Disability Voter Registration Week.

Courts

9:25am
Racine Journal Times. Foxconn trial moved to September; landowners to also fight in federal court.

Education

3:30pm
UW System. Reviewing student behavioral health services.
2:26pm
UW System. Empowers small business innovation.
12:41pm
Marquette University. Tom Teipel receives with Excellence in University Service Award.

4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Student fees, room and board at most campuses would increase in proposed UW System budget.

Local

4:30am
Fox 11. Oshkosh proposes transportation fee.
4:26am
Janesville Gazette. County could put Medicaid expansion to referendum vote.
4:24am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Unequal violence, unequal justice: Homicide in one of America's most segregated cities.

Congress

3:49pm
Wisconsin Fair Trade Coalition. Statement on NAFTA regarding President Trump's visit to Milwaukee.
2:25pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Cornyn. Legislation to support veterans experiencing bankruptcy passes House Judiciary Committee.
10:53am
U.S. Reps. Gallagher, Kind. Introduce resolution recognizing veteran-to-veteran programs in Wisconsin.

2:21pm
Reuters. U.S. government posts $8 billion deficit in June.
9:21am
The Hill. Trump to announce executive action on census citizenship question.
4:38am
Politico. Mnuchin urges Congress to raise debt limit ceiling before August recess.
4:27am
WSAU. Baldwin: More must be done to preserve ObamaCare.

Politics

10:52am
Kelly for Wisconsin Supreme Court. Campaign off to strong start.
4:40am
DPW. ICYMI: Chair Ben Wikler: "Trump is putting health care on the ballot in 2020."

10:55am
Isthmus. Falling in line.
4:30am
WTMJ. President Trump going to Wisconsin to push for trade deal.

Wednesday July 10, 2019

Governor

3:37pm
Gov. Evers. Announces Nexus Pharmaceuticals to build sterile injectible manufacturing facility in Pleasant Prairie.
11:36am
Gov. Evers. Signs bill to allow cellular providers to upgrade to 5G technology in Wisconsin.

7:04am
News 8000. Evers signs drug step therapy bill.

Budget

1:15pm
Rep. Duchow. Says budget veto of local road funding irresponsible.
11:42am
Kids Forward. Budget bill fails to include remedies for Wisconsin's stark racial disparities.

5:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Respite care gets a boost from state budget.

Legislative

2:42pm
Rep. Loudenbeck, Sen. Kooyenga. Bill signed by Governor Evers.
1:52pm
Speaker Vos. Submits testimony on Lottery Privacy Act.
1:21pm
Rep. Tusler, Sen. Jacque. Bill fighting child pornography signed into law.
12:33pm
Rep. Zamarripa. Statement on LULAC convention.

5:54am
U.S. News & World Report. The latest: Evers calls veto amendment 'temper tantrum.'
5:47am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. GOP lawmakers spark new clash over Tony Evers' authority with constitutional amendment to limit veto power.
5:45am
Wisconsin Public Radio. GOP lawmakers propose limiting governor's veto power.

State Agencies

1:17pm
DOA. Madison power restored.
12:33pm
DOJ. DNA testing results for sexual assault kit leads to arrest for 2012 assault in Stevens Point.
11:41am
DOA. Downtown Madison experiencing power outage.
9:04am
DATCP. Fruit and vegetable growers encouraged to sign-up for pre-inspection review and field day events.

Economy/Business

7:04am
WJFW. Marathon Co. ginseng farmers differ on views of US-China trade war.
6:01am
Spectrum News 1. Wisconsin grape and wine production rising.

Environment/Outdoors

5:55am
U.S. News & World Report. Great Lakes water levels continue surge; 2 set records.
5:53am
USA Today. Global warming could mean fewer fish for sport fishing, more die-offs across US.

Statewide

3:59pm
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. Disability groups promote voting accessibility during National Disability Voter Registration Week.
3:13pm
WEC Energy Group. Corporate Responsibility Report highlights commitment to environment and community.
11:40am
WMC. Water Quality Coalition responds to recommend PFAS standard.
11:39am
Fair Rates for Wisconsin's Dairyland. July 10th is Lineworker Appreciation Day. Proclamation.

7:05am
News 8000. Insulin prices continue to climb: local pharmacists look to help people save money.
6:00am
Fox 11. Farm Aid concert returning to Wisconsin.

Courts

9:09am
WI Supreme Court. Office of Lawyer Regulation v. Robert Zapf.

Education

4:07pm
UW-Milwaukee. Nursing researcher awarded grant to study obesity in children with spina bifida.
3:58pm
UW-Madison. Small Wyoming dinosaur helps rewrite the evolutionary story of birds, flight.
2:41pm
UW-Stout. University history book available at new website, price.
1:52pm
UW-River Falls. New specialized MBA tracks available.
1:51pm
School Choice Wisconsin. Special Needs Scholarship Program grows again.
9:03am
Marquette University. Marquette ecology professor receives Way Klinger Fellowship in Science.

2:44pm
Baraboo News Republic. $72K grant will support mental health services at Baraboo schools.

Local

4:55pm
Milwaukee Ald. Perez. Council approves resolution calling for visas for parents and spouses of DACA or TPS recipients.
12:32pm
Milwaukee Ald. Perez. REVISED: Council approves ordinance protecting tenants in lead-exposure investigations.
11:38am
Dane County Treasurer Gallagher. Final installment of 2018 property taxes.
9:07am
Direct Supply. Milwaukee veterans fly high in WWII biplane July 12.

7:06am
Stevens Point Journal. Wolf attack on Wood County farm leaves 13 sheep dead.
6:03am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Council adopts ordinance preventing landlords from evicting tenants seeking to address lead.

Congress

4:22pm
U.S. Sen Baldwin. Helps introduce bipartisan resolution congratulating U.S. Women's National Soccer Team on historic victory, urges equal pay.
11:33am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Baldwni, Capito champion bipartisan reform to improve palliative and hospice care.
9:04am
U.S. Rep. Steil. First bill passes House of Representatives.

7:07am
Wisconsin Public Radio. US Rep. Bryan Steil's bill to help small business find investors gets a house vote.
7:06am
The Hill. Appeals court seems unsure on whether ObamaCare mandate is constitutional.
6:02am
The New York Times. 24 governors call on Trump to halt rollback on rules for clean cars.

Politics

1:50pm
One Wisconsin Now. Dan Kelly warns Wisconsin to beware of Justice Dan Kelly.
9:06am
Karofsky for Supreme Court. Campaign announces more than 600 donors in early campaign finance period.

7:02am
Yahoo News. Wisconsin could decide 2020. Inside the new Democratic plan to win it back.
5:44am
U.S. News & World Report. Kelly: beware of judges looking to legislate from bench.

Tuesday July 9, 2019

Governor

12:00pm
Gov. Evers. Signs bills relating to step therapy protocols, in-home dialysis distribution centers.

Budget

4:28pm
Rep. Quinn. REVISED: Says vetoes hurt rural areas.
1:03pm
Sen. Craig. Releases 'State Budget Protection Act.'

7:23am
News 8000. State superintendent discusses impact of state budget on education.
5:37am
WJFW. Tiffany: Evers' veto of extra money to Lakeland STAR Academy 'unconscionable.'
5:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Lawmakers: Budget falls short of long-term road funding solution.
5:30am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Evers says he vetoed Tesla budget provision because it was a 'payoff' to get deal passed.
5:28am
WBAY. Southern Bridge Project advocates feel uncertain after partial veto.
5:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Tony Evers finds more cash for teen correctional facilities, but says he may need more time to shut Lincoln Hills.

Legislative

4:56pm
Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Assocation. Praise bipartisan support of bill that protects families of fallen law enforcement.
3:40pm
Reps. Thiesfeldt, Taylor. Circulate bill creating sexual assault kit tracking system to safeguard rape victims.
2:40pm
Citizen Action of WI. State Legislature must take action to protect health coverage.
2:38pm
Sen. Darling. Governor signs step therapy bill.
1:51pm
Sen. Shilling. Health coverage for pre-existing conditions in jeopardy.
12:33pm
Rep. Nygren. Republicans expand and expedite care for Wisconsinites.
12:33pm
Wisconsin Step Therapy Coalition. Governor Evers signs bipartisan step therapy legislation into law.
12:03pm
WAFP. Governor Tony Evers signs step therapy legislation.
11:29am
Speaker Vos. Backs bill to support families of fallen officers.

7:22am
The Journal Times. Vos supports police legislation providing health insurance to families of fallen officers.
5:31am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers signs bill regulating electric scooters.

State Agencies

4:57pm

DNR. Secretary appoints Beth Bier to Deputy Secretary.

2:10pm
DNR. Weekly news update.
1:52pm
DNR. Public hearing to be held on the DNR's Surface Water Grant Program.
1:03pm
WI Lottery. Scratching the way to $1 million.
12:34pm
OCI. Administrative actions June 2019.
10:43am
WI Historical Society. Study finds historic preservation adds value to communities.
10:42am
WI Historical Society. Author Michael Stevens to give a talk at Wade House Historic Site on July 18.
10:39am
WI Historical Society. Discover the art of brewing ginger beer!
10:09am
DPI. Seeking public comment on draft standards for art and design.

Economy/Business

11:30am
BrightStar Wisconsin. Announces three new investments.

7:24am
CNBC. Wisconsin governor says Foxconn is again likely to miss job targets.
5:36am
CNBC. $15 minimum wage would boost pay for 17 million but 1.3 million would lose their jobs, CBO says.
5:27am
Fox 11. Tramontina announces closure of Manitowoc facility, eliminating 145 jobs.

Statewide

2:10pm
Wisconsin Family Council. Statewide pro-family group releases new publication.
10:00am
Wisonsin Institute for Law & Liberty. New hire: WILL adds former Deputy Solicitor General.

7:25am
Wisconsin State Journal. Middleton assisted living facility evicts 87-year-old after she goes on Medicaid.
5:35am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin regulators propose mandatory wasting disease tests.

Courts

9:05am
WI Supreme Court. Wisconsin Judicial Commission v. Leonard D. Kachinsky.

Education

12:35pm
UW-Stout. Board of Regents approves promotions, tenure for 29 faculty.
11:58am
UW-Stout. Professor plans display, programs for Apollo 11 anniversary.

5:33am
Wisconsin State Journal. UW-Madison student fees, room and board costs may go up next year.
5:32am
Channel 3000. UW regents ready to increase student fees, room-and-board costs.

Local

4:27pm
Milwaukee Ald. Bauman. Common Council approves ordinance regulating motorized scooters.
9:07am
City of Madison Engineering. City prepares for small cell expansion.
9:06am
Milwaukee Cty Sup. Martin. Supports plan to upgrade, repair youth facilities.
9:01am
Dane County Parks. Citizen science training opportunity: Bumble bee brigade.

7:24am
TMJ 4. Dowtown streetcar expansion stalled, may not make DNC deadline.

Congress

7:26am
AP. 23 governors join Calif. in opposing Trump mileage standards.
5:38am
AP. Barr sees a way for census to legally ask about citizenship.

Politics

5:36am
Channel 3000. Fuel makers launch ad criticizing Trump ethanol mandates in Wisconsin, 3 other swing states.
5:34am
WQOW. Five Democratic presidential candidates will be in Wisconsin this week.
5:26am
Fox 11. GOP: Trump headed to Milwaukee fundraiser this week.

Monday July 8, 2019

Governor

1:48pm
Gov. Evers. Signs electric scooter bill, expanding transportation options and attracting startup companies to Wisconsin.

Budget

2:45pm
Rep. Dittrich. Column: The Wisconsin budget.
2:43pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin. Commends key budget investments and notes unmet needs.
1:15pm
Rep. Snyder. Reflects on budget vetoes.
10:10am
Rep. Zimmerman. We've had the rug pulled out underneath us.
9:08am
Rep. Ballweg. Governor Evers signs the Wisconsin budget.
9:07am
Dane County Cities & Villages Association. Cities & villages applaud Governor veto of new quarry siting policy safeguarding the voice & participation of local citizens.
9:03am
Respite Care Association of WI. State budget includes increased funding for lifespan respite projects!
9:02am
Rep. Myers. Supports Governor Evers' partial vetoes.
9:02am
Wisconsin Public Education Network. "Profoundly disappointed" in K-12 budget.
9:00am
Rep. Sinicki. Governor's vetoes restore funds for Milwaukee.

5:45am
Fox 11. Evers veto leaves Kaukauna bridge with less funding, few options.
5:44am
The Capital Times. Implementation of drug screening requirements not affected by budget vetoes.
5:36am
Wisconsin Public Radio. School groups have mixed praise for new state budget.
5:35am
La Crosse Tribune. A look at Gov. Tony Evers' partial vetoes.
5:32am
Wisconsin State Journal. Critics question partial veto after Tony Evers used it to boost K-12 spending by $87 million.
5:29am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Tony Evers proves once again that Wisconsin governors have the broadest veto powers in the U.S.

Legislative

4:49pm
Sen. Schachtner. Highlights reponses, outreach to 8,000 constituent contacts.

5:39am
The Hill. Fight over vaccine exemptions hits state legislatures.
5:31am
WBAY. Wisconsin Republican Senate leader opposes medical marijuana.
5:30am
The Capital Times. State line Wisconsin Republicans dismiss impact of Illinois legalizing recreational marijuana.

State Agencies

4:28pm
WHEDA. WHEDA Foundation, Inc. announces 2019 Housing Grant Program Competition.
1:16pm
DOT. Governor Evers announces more than $145 million in payments to local governments.
12:00pm
WI Lottery. January's $5.9 Megabucks jackpot claimed.
10:50am
DWD Sec. Frostman. To host monthly podcast, "On, Wisconsin Workforce."

Economy/Business

5:34am
Milwaukee BizTimes. Wisconsin exports decline further in start of Q2.

5:50am
La Crosse Tribune. Wisconsin utility regulators decline to consider climate impact of proposed natural gas plant.
5:37am
Fox 6. 'Knee-high by the Fourth of July' not proving true for some Wisconsin farmers.
5:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin ginseng growers hope China truce winds down trade war.
5:27am
U.S. News & World Report. Hemp revival: an opportunity for stressed Wisconsin farmers.

Statewide

4:31pm
Forward Analytics. Issues 2nd edition of The Green Book, a Book of County Facts.
3:54pm
Professional Dairy Producers. Behind-the-scene insights to leading dairy farms, PDPW innovation tours.
9:05am
Arts Wisconsin. Seeks nominations for 2019 Arts in the Community Awards.

5:46am
WUWM. On 'Foxconn Freeway,' deadly crashes & multiple delays.

Courts

5:47am
The Hill. ObamaCare repeal lawsuit faces major court test.

Education

4:27pm
UW-River Falls. Collaboration with Chinese university and RFSD continues.
3:36pm
UW-Stout. Assistant chancellor named examiner for Baldrige Award.
12:51pm
UW-Madison. Researchers probe cell division defects to gain insight into cancer.
12:50pm
UW-Madison. Simple 'smart' glass reveals the future of artificial vision.
11:59am
Marquette University. Plays host to COMPSAC 2019.
10:36am
UW-Stout. Sixteen students awarded Potential for Excellence Scholarships.
9:38am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Fights for school choice in rural Wisconsin.

5:26am
Wisconsin State Journal. UW-Madison may expand physician assistants program to another UW campus.

Local

10:51am
A Better Mount Pleasant. Foxconn eminent domain trial to start Wednesday in Racine County Circuit Court.
10:35am
NEWaukee. Night market lights up Wisconsin Avenue Wednesday.

5:49am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Delays to Milwaukee streetcar extension jeopardize funding source, Barrett administration says.

Congress

5:43am
Politico. Threat of budget disaster rises amid discord in both parties.
5:30am
Politico. DOJ says it will continue to explore path for citizenship question as Trump considers executive order.
5:25am
Wisconsin State Farmer. Trump threatens tariffs on European cheeses.

Wednesday July 3, 2019

Governor

3:55pm
Gov. Evers. Orders flags to half-staff as a mark of respect for Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs employee Nicholas Janz.
3:26pm
Gov. Evers. Signs marketplace bill ensuring the collection of sales tax from all online out-of-state retailers and cutting tax rates for the middle class.
11:55am
Gov. Evers. Promises made, promises kept: Gov. Evers signs Wisconsin's 2019-21 biennial budget into law. Veto Message.

Budget

5:00pm
Badger Institute. Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network.
4:43pm
Rep. Felzkowski. Sen. Testin. Rep. Kerkman.
3:54pm
Coalition of Wisconsin Aging & Health Groups. AG Kaul.  Rep. Vining. Sen. Bernier. WISPIRG.
3:06pm
Sen. Darling. UW-River Falls. PROFS. Milwaukee Cty Ald. Johnson. Sen. Marklein. Sen. Tiffany.
2:45pm
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. American Federation for Children. Wisconsin State Public Defender.
2:08pm
Clean Wisconsin.  Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway.
1:41pm
Rep. Emerson. Sen. Feyen. Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health. LeadingAge Wisconsin.
1:36pm
Sen. Fitzgerald.  Rep. Steineke. Speaker Vos. Rep. Steineke.
1:16pm
Rep. Nygren. DATCP.  WDAA. Rep. Spreitzer. WHCA/WiCAL. The Arc Wisconsin.
1:04pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Dairy Business Association. Rep. McGuire. Rep. Gruszynski. Rep. Sargent.
12:59pm
Rep. Neubauer. WASB. WALA. Disability Service Provider Network. Rep. Shankland.
12:36pm
WECA. Survival Coalition of Wisconsin.  Wisconsin BPDD.
12:10pm
State Superintendent Stanford Taylor.  Rep. Hesselbein. UW System. Sen. Hansen.
12:04pm
Sens. Erpenbach, Johnson & Reps. Taylor, Goyke. Sen. Ringhand. Rep. Bowen. Sen. Stroebel. Rep. Steffen.
11:43am
Incourage. One Wisconsin Now.  Aggregate Producers of Wisconsin. Sen. Shilling, Rep. Hintz.
10:27am
Rep. Pronschinske. Column: The road to improvement.

1:53pm
La Crosse Tribune. A look at Gov. Tony Evers' partial budget vetoes.
1:46pm
The Capital Times. Gov. Tony Evers signs first state budget into law after issuing 78 partial vetoes.
10:06am
The Capital Times. Local officials urge Gov. Tony Evers to veto quarry blasting provision in budget.
6:22am
The Journal Times. Budget provision would limit local control over quarries.
6:13am
Beloit Daily News. Lobbyists hired to seek state incentives for Snappers stadium.
6:11am
The Journal Times. Getting around the veto: Using 'cannot' instead of 'may not' skirts Evers veto.
6:10am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report: Budget leaves little in general fund reserves.
6:08am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Conservation groups ask Gov. Evers to veto proposed CWD deer farm study.

Legislative

4:27pm
Rep. Hesselbein. Attends Ho-Chunk Nation swearing-in.
3:56pm
Rep. Hesselbein. Weekly Democratic radio address: Honor our past, present, and future on the Fourth of July.
10:53am
Rep. Nygren, Sen. Darling. Letter requesting SB 26 be signed.
9:15am
Rep. Vruwink. Wisconsin Agriculture Secretary to visit Rock County farms.

6:26am
WBAY. Speaker's Task Force on Adoption holds first public hearing at UW-Green Bay.
6:22am
Wisconsin Public Radio. New bill aims to create public funding for renewable energy.
6:16am
The Hill. Wisconsin lawmaker gets buzz-cut after vowing not to cut hair until sign language bill passed.

State Agencies

9:17am
State Treasurer Godlewski. Godlewski and BCPL loan over $14 million to Wisconsin communities.

Economy/Business

4:52pm
Wisconsin Technology Council. State's early stage firms raised record dollars in 2018, but total deals dipped slightly.
10:41am
ABC Wisconsin. Wisconsin construction unemployment rate reaches all-time low.

6:24am
ABC 27. Beloit, Ho-Chunk not worried about stateline casino border battle.
6:21am
Beloit Daily News. Illinois governor vows to beat Beloit to a casino.
6:20am
Reuters. Rich get richer, everyone else not so much in record U.S. expansion.
6:19am
WAOW. Walmart sues Portage Co. village.

Statewide

6:10am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Bayfield County committee recommends local regulation of deer farms.
6:07am
The Capital Times. Wisconsin veterans homeless program at King to close by September, affecting 25 residents.

Courts

11:53am
Rep. Hebl. Column: Redistricting decision by the Supreme Court of the United States is a blow to democracy.
10:13am
WI Supreme Court. Office of Lawyer Regulation v. Kathleen Anna Wagner.
10:12am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. David Gutierrez.

6:15am
Channel 3000. Federal judges dismiss Wisconsin redistricting lawsuit.

Education

3:42pm
UW-Madison. UW-Platteville, UW-Madison explore PA partnership.
12:51pm
UW-Stout. Childhood traumas change brains, impact learning.
11:49am
UW-Madison. Sharing control with robots may make aircraft manufacturing safer, more efficient.
10:35am
WAICU. Wisconsin's private colleges hold statewide open house.

6:25am
ABC 27. School board votes to dissolve Palmyra-Eagle Area School District.

Local

3:27pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Public invited to pedestrian, plaza, and parking design workshops.
2:59pm
Milwaukee Cty Ald. Rainey. After one year of uncertainty, a win for the Amani neighborhood.
2:58pm
Racine Mayor Mason. City of Racine annouces partnership with Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Puchasing Collaborative, one of 127 cities to acquire EVs by 2020.
9:24am
PrideFest Milwaukee. Breaks attendance records for 8th consecutive year.
9:09am
Milwaukee Cty Ald. Stamper. Commit to celebrate the Independence Day holiday without violence!

6:18am
Fox 6. Sheboygan businesses push 'panic button,' concerned about rising Lake Michigan.

Congress

2:09pm
AG Kaul. Urges federal government to ensure equal access to shelters.

10:03am
Madison.com. Big farms find easy ways around Trump trade aid limits.
6:23am
Portage Daily Register. U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman says 'mess' at U.S.-Mexico border must be solved.
6:20am
Governing. Cities confront the 'forever chemicals' contaminating drinking water.
6:17am
Politico. Census to leave citizenship question off 2020 questionnaire.

Tuesday July 2, 2019

Governor

6:13am
Wisconsin State Journal. Tony Evers signs bill delaying closure of Lincoln Hills as report shows improvements.

Budget

9:37am
WTBA. Letter: Urges Gov. Evers to sign the transportation portion of the state budget bill as well as Assembly Bills 275 and 284.

6:15am
The Journal Times. 'Politics is about relationships': Gov. Evers, GOP having trouble meeting.
6:12am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers facing pressure to sign Wisconsin budget.

Legislative

11:37am
Rep. Zamarripa. Statement on #closethecamps.

6:03am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Bipartisan bill would give tax break to volunteer emergency responders.

State Agencies

4:25pm
DNR. Weekly news update.
3:30pm
BCPL. $14 million for community projects.
1:57pm
DMA. Statement on the passing of DMA employee Nicholas Janz.
1:56pm
DMA. 1158th Transportation Company hauls M60 Patton tank to Brandon to honor local veterans.
9:13am
Wisconsin Lottery. Winning $100,000 scratch ticket claimed.
8:55am
WEDC. Sub-Zero Group Inc. expands operations in Fitchburg.

6:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. DOC Secretary Kevin Carr addresses concerns over staff alcohol use.
6:17am
Wisconsin State Journal. Department of Public Instruction estimates 59% of school districts to receive more general aid.

Economy/Business

11:00am
Appleton Post Crescent. What impact is the Trump administration's trade dispute with China having on Wisconsin?
10:58am
CBS 3. Tax reciprocity could return between Minnesota and Wisconsin.
6:22am
WBAY. Hemp farmers in Wisconsin dealing with wet weather.
6:21am
NBC 26. Silgan Containers laying off 70 Waupun workers by November.

Statewide

12:20pm
American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, American Lung Association. Health Advocates: We must build on Wisconsin's successful smoke free air law.
11:35am
Western Wisconsin Conservation Council. Western Wisconsin farmer-led group tackles soil health, water quality at field day.
9:39am
Professional Dairy Producers. Launches new intensive leadership-development training for dairy managers.

8:59am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. Marketbasket report shows July 4th picnic remains affordable.
6:23am
WEAU 13. Child care shortage hitting crisis point, says local organization.
6:20am
WAOW. New broadband study aims to bring high-speed internet access to areas in need.
6:11am
U.S. News & World Report. Monitor finds problems persist at Wisconsin youth prison.

Courts

9:09am
WI Supreme Court. State v. Jessica M. Randall.

11:02am
U.S. News & World Report. Court: Drunken drivers can't stop blood analyses.

Education

2:55pm
Edgewood College. New Vice President for Enrollment Management named.
2:54pm
UW-Extension. Business culture influences farm success during challenging times.
10:37am
UW-Madison. Irrigated farming in Wisconsin's Central Sands cools the region's climate.
10:12am
UW-Stout. SVRI strives to help people enter, stay in workforce.
10:09am
UW-Stout. University offers service to maintain, clean wheelchairs.
8:58am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Stands up for free speech, religious liberty of Appleton School Board member.

6:16am
The Capital Times. Reports: Nearly half of Madison schools need to provide additional support for black students, students with disabilities.

Local

6:19am
The Capital Times. Dane County in the running to operate detention facility for longer-term incarceration youth.

Congress

10:58am
CBS 58. Baldwin visits Milwaukee to talk job opportunities for low-income neighborhoods.
10:57am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. In wake of Tomah opioid scandal, VA System has undergone culture change, secretary says.
6:18am
The Hill. GOP senator presses Instagram, Facebook over alleged bias in content recommendations.

Politics

12:23pm
Wisconsin Young Republicans. Endorse Rick Loughery for Young Republican National Federation Chairman.
10:54am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. PAC, corporate contributions hit record $27M.

11:01am
Green Bay Press Gazette. U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher navigates second term amid Democrat majority, 2020 campaigns.

Monday July 1, 2019

Governor

12:44pm
Gov. Evers. Signs Act 185 trailer bill.

Budget

4:52pm
Rep. Steineke, Sen. Cowles. Letter to Governor Evers urging support for Kaukauna Lift Bridge.
4:35pm
MacIver Institute. Education activists turn to misinformation to distort GOP budget.
4:31pm
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Both budgets backtrack on state reserves.
4:30pm
Rep. Loudenbeck. Column: A tale of two budgets: Wisconsin vs Illinois.
3:27pm
One Wisconsin Now. Regrets, he has a few: Robin Vos wanted to do even more for wealthy in Wisconsin.
12:47pm
Reps. Skowronski, VanderMeer. Joint opinion column: A great budget for veterans.

5:10am
Racine Journal Times. Evers has decision to make with budget: Local Dems and some Republians are not happy.
5:01am
Wisconsin Watch. Hard road ahead for Gov. Tony Evers' promise to slash Wisconsin prison population. 
4:46am
Wisconsin State Journal. Republicans say Tony Evers swayed GOP budget.

Legislative

3:54pm
Rep. Gruszynski, Sen. Hansen. Unveil Student Veteran Renter Protection Act.

State Agencies

3:55pm
DPI. July 1 general school aids estimate released.
3:34pm
WDVA. Grants now available for non-profit organizations to help veteran entrepreneurs, improve employment.
3:28pm
DOT. July Fourth holiday travelers asked to buckle up, be patient, alert and safe.
10:27am
WEDC. Businesses invited to apply for November 2019 Australia trade venture.
10:09am
Wisconsin Lottery. Last weekend in June lottery winners.
9:17am
Wisconsin Lottery. January Megabucks jackpot remains unclaimed.
9:10am
DATCP. July Keep Kids Safe newsletter.

Economy/Business

5:02am
Wisconsin State Journal. A hemp revival spreads across Wisconsin, creating a new business model for the stressed farm economy.
4:56am
WKOW. Middle Eastern buyers visit Wisconsin cheese factories amid trade war.
4:54am
Wisconsin State Journal. Nation's largest coal producers look to merge mines that supply nearly 60% of Wisconsin coal.
4:52am
WJFW. Hemp and CBD 'Green Rush" in Wisconsin, includes Northwoods.
4:51am
CBS 58. Expert: Wisconsin wages can't lift some out of poverty.
4:51am
CNBC. Foxconn says in rare interview that it remains committed to massive Wisconsin factory.
4:48am
La Crosse Tribune. Economic impact of ag and dairy crisis ripples across rural communities in La Crosse area.

Environment/Outdoors

5:09am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Bad River Band fears Enbridge's Line 5 at risk for exposure on reservation lands.

Statewide

4:58am
WISC. How will plans for Rockford casino affect Ho-Chunk project in Beloit?
4:57am
WISC. An overview of 5G as it potentially comes to Wisconsin.

Courts

5:05am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. "Iowa Model" anti gerrymandering legislation not affected by terrible Supreme Court decision.

5:04am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. "Iowa Model" anti gerrymandering legislation not affected by terrible Supreme Court decision.
4:49am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Parties move to dismiss Wisconsin redistricting case.

Education

4:33pm
UW-Madison. Wisconsin Medicaid expansion lowered antidiabetic drug costs 70%.
3:33pm
UW-Madison. Wood products mitigate less than 1 percent of global carbon emissions.
3:24pm
UW-Madison. Relieving two headaches with one process.
3:23pm
UW-Madison. Honors outstanding community-university partnerships.
10:00am
UW-Madison. UW partnerships take 1st, 2nd in Alliance for the American Dream competition.
9:08am
UW-Stout. On-farm food businesses have new resource, thanks to student's research.

Local

4:50pm
Milwaukee Cty Sup. Omokunde. Calls for join city-county effort on climate and economy.
3:21pm
Milwaukee Cty Exec Abele. Abele and the Department of Health and Human Services announce new approach for youth justice reform.
12:46pm
City of Madison. Announces partnership with Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Purchasing Collaborative.
9:06am
Kewaunee County. Public Health teaches summer classes.

5:00am
WUWM. Milwaukee area lacks funds to meet mounting infrastructure needs, report finds.

Congress

3:25pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Sends letter to heads of Instagram, Facebook on suggested content algorithms.
3:22pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Census should stay on schedule, omit citizenship question.

Politics

10:05am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Influence peddler of the month - Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin.

 

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