Monday August 21, 2017 - Updated 4:40pm

Governor

2:58pm
Gov. Walker. Releases statement on public hearing relating to drug screening FSET participants.
11:27am
Gov. Walker. Statewide online tool assists Wisconsin companies seeking to do business with Foxconn.
5:20am
Gov. Walker. Announces disaster assistance for homeowners and businesses in southeastern Wisconsin.

4:58am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. U.S. Small Business Administration will provide disaster assistance to Wisconsin flood victims.
4:50am
WSAW. Gov. Walker stop in Portage Co. during tour to promote better internet service.

Budget

9:23am
Racine Journal Times. State budget amendment could affect UGHS referendum.
5:41am
WKOW. Walker says Legislature is close on a transportation deal.
5:00am
U.S. News & World Report. Legislature's budget committee resuming voting next week. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Legislative

4:10pm
Natural Resources Development Association. Endorses proposal to bring new generation of mining jobs to Wisconsin.
2:12pm
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Conservation NOW: August 21, 2017.
2:12pm
Reps. Zepnick, Mason. And other Democratic legislators push AT&T to reconsider bargaining stance. Letter.
2:09pm
Rep. Taylor. Governor Walker's Foxconn scheme doesn't add up.
2:08pm
Rep. Shankland. To hold office hours on Friday.
11:46am
LFB. August 2017 Special Session AB 1: Foxconn/Fiserv legislation - as passed by the Assembly.
11:24am
Sens. Erpenbach, Taylor. Letter to WEDC Sec. Hogan regarding Foxconn at JFC hearing.
11:21am
Sen. Carpenter. The Senate must be the grownups in the room...again.
8:42am
WMC. Applauds legislation to repeal mining moratorium.
8:33am
DNR. Kohler-Andrae State Park Master Plan amendment open house moved to UW Sheboygan.
5:25am
Rep. Kremer. State Assembly approves Foxconn, votes to bring historic investment & jobs to Wisconsin.
5:24am
Sierra Club. Condemns Senator Tiffany's latest mining give-away.

8:38am
Reuters. Taiwan's Foxconn to build three ancillary facilities as part of Wisconsin LCD campus.
8:28am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn deal raises wide array of environmental questions.
5:19am
Milwaukee Biz Times. The hype and hope of Wisconn Valley.
5:08am
Beloit Daily News. Democrat 'incredibly frustrated' with leader over Foxconn.
5:07am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Bowen: Foxconn offers a bad deal for Wisconsin.
5:02am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Public hearing on Foxconn set for Tuesday in Sturtevant.
4:56am
Northwoods River News. Tiffany co-sponsors legislation to eliminate moratorium on metallic mining.
4:52am
Wisconsin State Journal. Broader relaxation of environmental rules seen coming from Foxconn.
4:48am
Wisconsin State Journal. Editorial: Senate should push for better Foxconn deal.
4:47am
NBC 15. University proposes new facility to provide skilled workers for Foxconn.
4:46am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Big deals don't always work: Massive electronics plant just over Illinois border stands vacant.

State Agencies

4:40pm
AG Schimel. Appointing methamphetamine prosecutor in response to drastic increase in Wisconsin drug cases.
4:09pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. King resigns.
2:40pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Powerball at $650 million for Wednesday.
11:39am
DHS. First human cases of West Nile Virus for 2017 reported in Wisconsin.

4:57am
WKOW. DOT warns about safety on roads during eclipse.

Economy/Business

4:14pm
WMC. Nominations open for third annual Wisconsin Job Honor Awards.
9:16am
WRA. July 2017 home sales report.

2:57pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. Home prices up nearly 6 percent across the state.

Environment/Outdoors

9:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Asian carp found near Lake Michigan got past barriers.

Statewide

2:51pm
Wisconsin Procurement Institute. Oshkosh mayor to join Board of Directors.
2:25pm
Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance. Despite increases, property values continue to lag in 29 counties.
2:10pm
Arts Wisconsin. Small community forum coming up in Wabeno.

5:06am
Wisconsin State Journal. Math experts join brainpower to help address gerrymandering.
5:01am
Winona Daily News. Minnesota moves to income tax credits, shelves reciprocity plans.

Courts

11:51am
AG Schimel. Files response to labor unions in Right-to-Work case.

4:15pm
Appleton Post Crescent. Macy's sues Grand Chute over tax assessment for Fox River Mall property.

Education

5:05am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Chancellor has to move as part of UW Oshkosh Foundation bankruptcy.
5:05am
Wisconsin State Journal. UW-Platteville flushing water pipes at Pioneer Stadium after high lead levels found.
4:54am
Wisconsin State Journal. Experts: UW-Madison sexual harassment policies could make it harder to track repeat offenders.

Local

4:07pm
River Alliance of Wisconsin. (Updated) $12 million fish passage project completed on Menominee River a unique collaboration between many partners.
11:34am
Madison Mayor Soglin. Statement and historical perspective of Confederate monuments at Forest Hill Cemetery.
11:23am
Milwaukee County Sup. Sartori. National Association of Couties appoints to leadership positions.
8:35am
Great Lakes Maritime Task Force. Senator Tammy Baldwin named 2017 Great Lakes Legislator of the Year.
5:22am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Clarke. Operation Drive Sober results in 5 arrests.

Congress

4:08pm
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin. Speaker Paul Ryan hides from constitutents' support of Planned Parenthood.
8:34am
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Statement on rapid DNA legislation being signed into law.
5:23am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. After Charlottesville attack, Baldwin and twenty-three senators press DHS on Trump administration's de-emphasis of domestic terrorism efforts.

2:28pm
U.S. News & World Report. Ryan to face voters following Trump nationwide address.
11:43am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Ryan to appear at town hall in Racine amid rallies.
5:43am
WFRV. Congressman Gallagher talks immigration at Hispanic church.
5:03am
Eagle Herald Extra. Baldwin weighs in on mine.

Politics

11:50am
Bryce for 1st Congress. Three questions Speaker Paul Ryan must answer tonight
11:30am
Wisconsin Alliance for Reform. Tammy Baldwin: A total eclipse of common sense.
9:01am
RPW. Launches digital ad campaign against Madison bureaucrat Tony Evers.
8:41am
Burns for Wisconsin Supreme Court. Judg JoAnne Kloppenburg endorses.
5:25am
DPW. ICYMI: Billionaire Vukmir backer dines with Trump.

8:45am
Chippewa Herald. Milwaukee judge wants politics out of state Supreme Court race.
5:04am
Cap Times. Former state Rep. Kelda Helen Roys 'seriously' considering run for Wisconsin governor.
4:55am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Democrat Russ Feingold accuses Republicans of de facto endorsement of white supremacy.
4:51am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Schools superintendent Tony Evers to make run for Wisconsin governor official Wednesday.
4:49am
Wisconsin State Journal. Sheboygan businessman, Cross Plains salon owner, former lawmaker say they may seek Democratic governor nod.
4:47am
Fox 6. Poll: 64% of Wisconsin voters 'embarrassed' by President Trump's conduct.

Friday August 18, 2017

Budget

12:44pm
Beloit Daily News. Legislature's budget committee resuming voting next week.
4:12am
WTMJ. Proposal would save Racine School District from state takeover.
4:09am
Reuters. Students head back to unfunded schools in three U.S. states.
4:05am
Door County Pulse. Municipalities, roads feeling effects of budget squeeze.

Assembly Floor Session

12:31pm
Rep. Goyke. Statement on Foxconn special session bill.
12:30pm
Rep. Petryk. Wisconsin is open for business.
12:29pm
Rep. Edming. Supports historic investment in Wisconsin.
8:55am
WEDA. Applauds Assembly for passing Foxconn bill.
8:54am
Rep. Taylor. (Updated) Democrats side with Wisconsinites over foreign corporation.
8:27am
Rep. Krug. Votes for transformational development.
7:43am
Foxconn Technology Group. Statement on Special Session AB1.
4:36am
Wisconsin Builders Association. Applauds Assembly passage of Foxconn Special Session bill.

4:28am
Wisconsin State Journal. Assembly lawmakers pass $3 billion tax incentive package for Foxconn. Reuters.
4:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Assembly passes $3B Foxconn incentive package. Sheboygan Press.
4:16am
Daily Reporter. Assembly passes $3 billion for Foxconn. Cap Times.
4:13am
Racine Journal Times. Mason breaks with party, votes 'yes' on Foxconn.

Legislative

3:01pm
River Alliance of Wisconsin. POLL: Voters want to keep existing protections from mining pollution.
1:38pm
One Wisconsin Now. Will billionaire Terry Gou show to ask for his $3 billion from Wisconsin?
12:34pm
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Tiffany's industrial acid mining bill is toxic.
12:26pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Darling, Nygren. Statement on Foxconn hearing.
5:10am
Rep. Quinn. Telling the truth about broadband.

12:45pm
Janesville Gazette. Wisconsin Legislature holding Foxconn hearing in Surtevant.
4:25am
Wisconsin State Journal. GOP lawmakers introduce bill opening Wisconsin to mining. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
4:16am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Local governments could have less discretion when issuing some permits.

State Agencies

1:35pm
WEDC. Kage Innovation relocating operations to Polk County.
12:47pm
DNR. Hearings and meetings, August 21-27.
10:53am
DATCP. Identity theft 101: Protecting yourself on campus.
10:47am
WEDC. State leaders, local officials to celebrate downtown successes on Wisconsin Main Street Day, Aug. 22.
5:08am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

Economy/Business

4:17am
Milwaukee Biz Times. State private job growth flat in July, unemployment up.

Statewide

3:03pm
Natural Resources Development Association. Launches to support strong economy and clean environment.

4:18am
La Crosse Tribune. More frequent flash floods heighten awareness, but government slow to change.
4:11am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Former UW-Milwaukee student in Barcelona says terror attack 'truly shakes you.'

Courts

12:27pm
AG Schimel. Leads bipartisan coalition of states in Artis v. District of Columbia amicus brief.

4:10am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Religious high school loses fight over taxes on housing for international students.

Education

12:48pm
UW-Rock County. Community invited to make music.
12:33pm
Freedom from Religion Foundation. To Milwaukee: Beware Good News Club.
10:51am
UW-Platteville. Solar eclipse information and tips.
10:45am
DPI. Hearing Sept. 5 on revisions to complaint and appeals procedures.
9:35am
UW-Madison. Professor advances new field at intersection of genomics and society.

4:21am
Wisconsin State Journal. Troubled UW-Oshkosh Foundation files for bankruptcy, blaming 'flip flop' by Regents.
4:08am
WEAU. Wisconsin on the path of record shortage of nurses; local university looks to help.

Local

5:35am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County adds second office to help Madison's southwest side.
5:34am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County welcomes former chief judge to discuss restorative justice practices.

4:13am
Kenosha News. County Board passes 'fair maps' resolution.

Congress

3:23pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Applauds congressional passage of bipartisan legislation to overhaul VA appeals process.
3:00pm
One Wisconsin Now. APB for AG: Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel shamefully silent on Donald Trump's coddling of white supremacists, Nazis.

4:19am
Chippewa Herald. Local farmers hope Trump administration will advance dairy legislation.
4:14am
Sheboygan Press. Senator calls on State Department to take action on blackout cases at Mexico resorts.

Politics

10:57am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Big Wisconsin donors line up behind Leah Vukmir, Kevin Nicholson in GOP race for U.S. Senate.
4:23am
Wisconsin State Journal. Sheboygan businessman says he may seek Democratic governor nod.
4:20am
Janesville Gazette. Nehlen holds town hall in Janesville, agrees with Trump blaming Charlottesville violence on 'both sides.'

Thursday August 17, 2017

Governor

11:21am
Gov. Walker. Weekly Radio Address: More Companies Choosing Wisconsin.
4:51am
Gov. Walker. Signs executive order easing restrictions for forage transportation in response to drought affecting Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

11:21am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin officials act to help northern plains drought.

Assembly Floor Session

7:39pm
Rep. Hesselbein. Republican agenda puts corporate welfare package for Taiwanese company ahead of our public schools.
7:35pm
WMC. Praises Assembly for passing Foxconn legislation.
7:30pm
Associated Builders and Contractors Wisconsin. Statement on Foxconn bill.
7:25pm
Rep. Considine. Reacts to "Foxconn bill" passage.
7:24pm
UW-Platteville. Chancellor Dennis J. Shields statement on Foxconn and the approval of the tax incentives by the Wisconsin Assembly.
7:22pm
Rep. Rohrkaste. Votes "YES" on Foxconn legislation.
7:16pm
NAIOP Wisconsin. Applauds Assembly action on Foxconn.
7:15pm
Hoffman Construction Co. Welcomes Foxconn to Wisconsin.
7:10pm
Rep. Duchow. Votes to bring Foxconn to Wisconsin.
7:09pm
Rep. Brandtjen. Votes yes for Wisconsin.
7:07pm
Rep. August. Votes to boost local economy.
7:04pm
Rep. Ballweg. Votes to bring Foxconn investment to Wisconsin.
7:03pm
Speaker Vos. Statement: Assembly passage of Special Session Assembly Bill 1.
7:02pm
Rep. Allen. Votes yes on Foxconn.
6:56pm
Rep. Knodl. Generational opportunity for Wisconsinites - Foxconn bill passes Assembly.
6:55pm
Rep. Horlacher. Supports Foxconn bill.
6:54pm
Rep. Felzkowski. And state Assembly pass monumental Foxconn bill.
6:52pm
Gov. Walker. Releases statement on bipartisan Assembly passage of Wisconn Valley Special Session legislation.
6:50pm
Rep. Steineke. Votes to bring Foxconn careers to Wisconsin.
6:43pm
Rep. Thiesfeldt. Foxconn a historic opportunity.
6:41pm
Rep. Sinicki. Votes no on Foxconn package.
6:40pm
Rep. Barca. Statement on the Assembly passage of Foxconn bill.
6:36pm
Rep. Murphy. A yes for Foxconn.
6:32pm
Rep. Rodriguez. And Assembly greenlight Foxconn bill.
6:31pm
Rep. Zamarripa. Statement on Foxconn vote.
6:30pm
Rep. Stuck. Assembly Republicans rush through Foxconn corporate welfare package.
6:28pm
Rep. Rob Brooks. Assembly approves Foxconn legislation.
6:28pm
Rep. Subeck. Statement on Foxconn bill passage.
6:27pm
Wisconsin Realtors Association. REALTORS applaud Assembly's passage of Foxconn bill.
4:34pm
Rep. Billings. To vote no on Foxconn.
2:48pm
Rep. Spreitzer. Pushes to protect Wisconsin taxpayers.

3:50pm
Cap Times. Wisconsin Assembly condemns 'racist, intolerable views' responsible for Charlottesville violence.

Legislative

4:42pm
One Wisconsin Now. Facts on Foxconn Trump proponents' protestations deal would benefit Wisconsin.
4:30pm
Rep. Tittl. Holding listening sessions at county fair.
3:56pm
Sen. Tiffany, Rep. Hutton. State legislators introduce legislation to eliminate moratorium on metallic mining.
2:47pm
Wisconsin Budget Project. Less optimistic assumptions illustrate risk of never breaking even on the Foxconn subsidies. Report.
1:24pm
Rep. Crowley. Democratic Weekly Radio Address: "We need a better deal on Foxconn."
12:47pm
Rep. Vruwink. Column: The whole world wants a good job.
11:43am
Rep. Hintz. Foxconn debate cheat sheet.
11:42am
Rep. Subeck. $3 billion Foxconn boondoggle sells out Wisconsin's future to foreign corporation.
11:40am
River Alliance of Wisconsin. The Foxconn deal leaves the health of our waters to the discretion of a foreign company and should be rejected.
11:14am
Sen. Vinehout. Column: "Loving Us" pow wow encourages recovery.
11:11am
RPW. What they're saying: Foxconn's investment shows the success of Wisconsin's bold reforms.

1:15pm
WKOW. Co-sponsor of campus free speech bill won't say if he'd support UW speech by white supremacist.
1:09pm
Green Bay Press-Gazette. Foxconn deal expected to boost northeastern Wisconsin economy.
5:20am
Reuters. Wisconsin lawmakers debate billions in incentives for Foxconn plant.
5:09am
NBC 15. Wisconsin manufacturers look forward to possibilities related to Foxconn.
4:49am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. How would the Wisconsin Foxconn deal work? Here are some answers.
4:42am
WISC. Bill would expand availability, access to epinephrine.
4:40am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Assembly resolution will respond to Charlottesville.
4:36am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin lawmakers on Foxconn: Bordering states unlikely to contribute.
4:34am
NBC 26. Gov. Walker says educating future workforce key in Foxconn deal.
4:30am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'Right to Try' bills gaining ground in Wisconsin, federally.
4:28am
ABC News. Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion for Foxconn.

State Agencies

3:55pm
DSPS. Meetings, week of August 21.
3:54pm
DATCP. 'Save the Dates' for the 2017 Edible Startup Summit Nov. 17-18 in Madison.
3:11pm
DHS. Wisconsin works for everyone: DHS to hold public hearing on proposed rule for drug testing able-bodied adults participating in the FoodShare Employment and Training program.
3:10pm
WI Lottery. Powerball over half billion dollars for Saturday.
12:20pm
DWD. BLS data: Wisconsin gains 25,000 private-sector jobs year-over-year.
11:16am
DOT. During Monday's eclipse, drivers asked to focus on the road, not the skies.
10:01am
AG Schimel. Announces new Criminal Appeals Unit Director Clayton Kawski.
10:00am
ETF. Preliminary WRS investment performance.

Economy/Business

11:13am
M-WERC. Announces five new members.

Statewide

4:37am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Police increasing focus on drunk, impaired driving.

Courts

1:42pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Supreme Court invites teachers, students to experience Court with Class.

Education

7:03pm
UW-Madison. WSUM's live radio show connects community with local music.
5:04pm
UW System. Statement regarding UW-Oshkosh Foundation declaring bankruptcy.
2:31pm
UW-River Falls. Offers test preparation classes for graduate school admissions exams.
12:23pm
UW-Oshkosh Foundation. Regents' flip flop and ill-advised political gamesmanship force UW-Oshkosh Foundation to file federal chapter 11 petition.
11:38am
Marquette University. Chemistry professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award.
11:31am
UW-Madison. Reflective art installation displays beauty, intrigue of genetics.

1:01pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. UW-Oshkosh Foundation to file for bankruptcy in wake of building scandal.

Local

11:39am
Madison Mayor Soglin. Statement on removal of Confederate memorials from Forest Hill cemetery.

1:12pm
McClatchy DC. Wisconsin mayor orders removal of Confederate memorials.
11:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Rural Wisconsin businesses struggle with lack of reliable internet.
4:42am
NBC 26. Brown County Board passes half-percent sales tax for new expo center plan.
4:40am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'The sooner, the better,' says highway commissioner awaiting FEMA funds.
4:33am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Tom Barrett: Sales tax could raise $35 million a year for Milwaukee police, fire departments.

Congress

3:57pm
DPW. Brad Schimel still hasn't disavowed Trump's Charlottesville comments.
2:29pm
Voces de la Frontera. Immigrant youth call on Paul Ryan to defend DACA, reject Trump.
11:37am
One Wisconsin Now. Wisconsin Republicans need to answer: 'Do you still support Donald Trump.'
10:02am
Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs. Johnson asks OPM for information on congressional exemption of Obamacare.

1:05pm
The Hill. Johnson wants details on congressional ObamaCare 'exemption.'
4:41am
Reuters. Trump to make August cost-sharing payments to health insurers.
4:32am
Wisconsin State Journal. Scott Walker: Donald Trump can speak for himself. Cap Times.
4:31am
U.S. News & World Report. Walker sidesteps Trump criticism as others blast president. 
4:29am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett slams Trump comments: 'We are not the white United States.'

Politics

11:28am
WBAY. Sheboygan businessman Kober registers for governor run.

Wednesday August 16, 2017

Governor

3:54pm
Gov. Walker. Moderates Foxconn roundtable discussion in Green Bay.

4:16am
Kenosha News. Counties affected by flooding fall short of threshold for federal emergency aid.
4:13am
Racine Journal Times. Gov. Walker requests disaster designation for Racine County flooding.

Budget

4:30am
Wisconsin State Journal. Schools gear up for new year without state funding set.

Legislative

5:00pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on Thursday's session.
3:41pm
Wisconsin Medical Society. Testimony in opposition to Senate Bill 84/Assembly Bill 69.
2:15pm
WPRI. Foxconn deal: Unprecedented decision, disparate opinions.
2:12pm
Sen. Fitzgerald. Announces office hours at Dodge County Fair.
1:27pm
Speaker's Task Force on Foster Care. To hold first public hearing in Wausau.
1:26pm
Rep. Snyder. To hold first public hearing in Wausau.
1:25pm
Madison Mayor Soglin. Statement on Foxconn deal.
10:06am
Rep. Felzkowski. Community development and broadband grant awards to the 35th District.
9:41am
Rep. Hintz. Column: Where will Wisconsin find the workers?
5:25am
Rep. Shankland. Column: Foxconn deal needs improvements to protect workers, taxpayers, and our natural resources.

3:46pm
Cap Times. Mayor Paul Soglin calls $3 billion Foxconn incentive bill a 'terrible deal.'
3:43pm
Cap Times. Wisconsin 'Three Percenters' group defends itself, Republican lawmaker defends visit.
3:39pm
WBAY. Walker says tech college students will be needed for Foxconn jobs.
5:05am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Assembly schedules Thursday vote on Foxconn bill.
4:37am
Chicago Tribune. U.S. senator questions whether Wisconsin should bear full Foxconn cost. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
4:22am
WEAU. Local group opposes Foxconn deal.
4:21am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Roth says Assembly action on Foxconn 'irrelevant.'
4:21am
Kenosha News. County Board backs Foxconn deal.

State Agencies

3:52pm
DOT. Statewide "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative begins Friday - runs through Labor Day.
2:31pm
AG Schimel. Celebrates three successful years of Silver Alert, protecting the elderly.
12:06pm
Wisconsin Historical Society. History on State: Fur trade in Wisconsin and the Great Lakes.
10:40am
MadREP. Inspire Initiative launches statewide to address workforce development needs.
10:11am
WEDC. 'Aerospace Jam' event with Milwaukee Bucks to connect top STEM students with aerospace industry.
5:27am
DOA. Community Development Block Grant funds available for storm damage rehabilitation.
5:24am
DNR. Weeekly news.

3:38pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Scott Walker administration scales back fire sprinkler rule in second reversal on issue.
4:20am
Janesville Gazette. Wisconsin launches new effort to connect workers with jobs.
4:19am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin property value increases largest since 2007.

Economy/Business

3:06pm
WMC. Nine companies win Business Friend of Environment Award.
2:13pm
WMC. And Ogletree Deakins announce Human Resource Professional of the Year Awards.

4:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin manufacturers, farmers and labor unions have much at stake with NAFTA negotiations.

Statewide

4:27pm
Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association. Wisconsin Community Health Centers receive $1M in quality improvement awards.

4:50am
WISC. Research shows de-escalation policies put officer safety at risk.

Courts

12:36pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Files two amicus briefs advocating for better judicial decision-making.

5:19am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Does Wisconsin ban on Irish butter sales fail the smell test? Judge lets courts sort it out.
4:33am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Estate of inmate who died of dehydration at Milwaukee County Jail files civil rights suit.

Education

3:54pm
MPS. Expands program connecting youth to jobs.
10:42am
UW-Madison. New research finds pushing patients to online care options may have unintended consequences.
9:40am
One Wisconsin Now. Student debt reform advocates unveil new online resource for borrowers.
5:23am
MPS. Launches new Black & Latino Male Achievement Department, hires staff.

Local

5:21am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Manitowoc County Finance Committee will consider 0.5% sales tax.
5:02am
Green Bay Press-Gazette. Proposed Green Bay wheel tax runs out of gas.
4:50am
WKBT. Card skimmers found in Cashton.
4:29am
Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune. Wood County Board backs resolution in blow to potential new Enbridge pipeline.
4:28am
WUWM. Milwaukee mayor calls for sales tax increase to pay for public safety.
4:16am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Mayor Barrett: Walker should reconsider rejecting Medicaid expansion.

Congress

3:07pm
One Wisconsin Now. Gov. Scott Walker's refusal to disavow Donald Trump is not just cowardice, it is a pattern of behavior.
2:16pm
DPW. ICYMI: Statement on the potential withholding of Wisconsin's ACA cost sharing reductions.
12:14pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Announces August town hall meetings.
12:13pm
Bryce for 1st Congress. Demands Speaker Paul Ryan censure President Trump over outrageous Charlottesville response.
10:09am
One Wisconsin Now. Scott Walker silence on Donald Trump racism deafening, Walker record speaks volumes.
4:36am
U.S. Rep. Moore. Calls for the removal of Donald Trump as President of the United States.

3:47pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Johnson 'not entirely' comfortable with Trump's response to Charlottesville violence.
3:44pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Amid latest Trump uproar, Wisconsin GOP politicians reluctant to criticize president directly.
12:08pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Republican lawmaker: 'No place for these kinds of racists' in GOP party.
9:45am
AP. Top Wisconsin Republicans largely silent on Trump comments.
4:39am
Wisconsin State Journal. Donald Trump: Foxconn jobs could have 'positive impact on race relations.' 
4:35am
WISN. U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore calls for impeachment of President Donald Trump.
4:34am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Great Lakes scientists defend federal spending on research.
4:32am
Fox 6. "Reduce division:" Sen. Johnson says elected leaders have role to play after deadly rally in Charlottesville.
4:15am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Paul Ryan criticizes Donald Trump, while Gwen Moore calls for his ouster.
4:11am
The Hill. Billboard ads target Republicans who want to roll back net neutrality.
4:11am
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Report: Higher premiums if Trump halts 'Obamacare' subsidies.

Politics

10:42am
Kohl for 6th Congress. Glenn Grothman must speak out.
9:42am
Ryan for 1st Congress. Statement on Utah's special election.
5:29am
Blue Jean Nation. The taproot of our many problems.
5:24am
RPW. What they're saying: Republicans spend August highlighting Senator Baldwin's record defending the status quo.

4:34am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Could 2018 be the 'year of women' in Wisconsin politics?
4:31am
The Hill. Club for Growth endorses Nicholson in Wisconsin GOP primary.
4:22am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Leah Vukmir, Kevin Nicholson land key endorsements in GOP contest for U.S. Senate.

Tuesday August 15, 2017

Governor

12:15pm
Gov. Walker. Requests SBA disaster declaration after July floods in southeast Wisconsin.

Budget

4:28am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Economic slowdown could lurk ahead, Wisconsin officials warn.

Legislative

3:46pm
Rep. Neylon. Chairman Neylon of Assembly Jobs Committee issues statement on passage of Foxconn incentive bill.
3:44pm
Sen. Vukmir. The time is now for Foxconn.
3:37pm
Rep. Hintz. Fake news: Governor's surrogates scramble to obscure Foxconn facts.
11:59am
One Wisconsin Now. Confirmed: Scott Walker's $3 billion Foxconn subsidy is largest to a foreign company in American history.
10:34am
Rep. Gannon. Statement on Foxconn's impact on generational poverty.
9:59am
Rep. Anderson. Calls on Governor Walker to forcefully denounce white nationalists.
9:54am
Rep. Shankland. Honors Mike Biadasz Day.
4:38am
Rep. Barca. Calls on Republicans to ensure promises made in Foxconn deal are realized.
4:37am
Rep. Tittl. Votes in favor of Foxconn.
4:36am
Rep. Ohnstad. Disappointed Republicans refused common-sense changes to Foxconn deal.
4:35am
Rep. Steineke. Assembly Republicans strengthen Foxconn legislation.
4:33am
Rep. Crowley. Foxconn vote: It's hard to be the grown-ups in the room.

12:33pm
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Wisconsin still hasn't run financial checks on Foxconn as $3 billion deal quickly advances.
4:32am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Foxconn: 'Willingness to invest should not be questioned.'
4:31am
Racine Journal Times. Foxconn bill passes committee on party line vote. Wisconsin State Journal. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Cap Times.
4:20am
Washington Post. Trump is celebrating the Foxconn deal. The people paying for it aren't so sure.
4:18am
WXOW. Onalaska listening session sees little support for Foxconn deal.
4:17am
La Crosse Tribune. Area residents: Vote 'no' on Foxconn deal.

State Agencies

3:45pm
DATCP. 'Something Special' companies dominate at State Fair Eats & Treats competition.
3:42pm
WEDC. WEDC, regional organizations launch statewide initiative to address workfoce development needs.
12:58pm
DOR. Equalized Values Report released.
10:20am
DCF. Launches Twitter account.
9:45am
WEDC. Krones to construct state-of-the art training and technology center.

Economy/Business

12:01pm
TDS Telecom. Caller ID spoofing is a popular (and costly) scam.

12:16pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin wine industry is growing, thanks in part to cold-hardy grapes.
4:23am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Generac to invest $73 million in Wisconsin facilities, add 400 jobs.
4:21am
La Crosse Tribune. Dynamic Recycling to add 140,000 square feet, 150 jobs with expansion.
4:19am
Beloit Daily News. High-tech U.S. plants offer jobs even as the laid-off struggle.

Environment/Outdoors

4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Complaint: Wisconsin bear hunters 'criminally harassing' wolves.

Statewide

3:54pm
Professional Dairy Producers Wisconsin. Dairy farmers host free ACE meetings & tours for the public.
9:56am
Wisconsin Women's Network. Lisa Pugh to be honored as a champion for women and girls.

Courts

12:14pm
District I Court of Appeals. LIR Investments v. Steven Stokelbusch.

1:08pm
NBC 15. Wisconsin appeals court fixes ruling doctor says caused harm.

Education

3:49pm
UW-Stout. Art professor's colorful works exhibited at three galleries.
3:43pm
UW-Stout. Students receive transfer scholarships from honor society.

Local

3:40pm
Take Back Your Meds Milwaukee. How everyone can help combat the opioid crisis.
12:01pm
MCTS. Get more than luck, save money with every ride.
4:34am
Various Milwaukee County Board Members. Condemn terrorist attack in Charlottesville.

4:27am
Portage Daily Register. 'Wheel tax' expected to roll $152,000 into Portage city budget in first year.

Congress

4:27am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin congressional delegation condemns Charlottesville violence.
4:26am
McClatchy DC. Paul Ryan holding CNN town hall in Wisconsin district.
4:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin seat on U.S. appeals court remains a symbol of partisan judicial wars.

Politics

3:56pm
DPW. Statement on the potential withholding of Wisconsin's ACA Cost Sharing Reductions.

4:22am
Chicago Tribune. Wisconsin Republican seeking rematch with Paul Ryan says 'Pizzagate' is real.

Monday August 14, 2017

Governor

1:50pm
Gov. Walker. ICYMI: "Administration: Foxconn deal best for taxpayers."
10:54am
Gov. Walker. Announces Dynamic Recycling, Inc. plans another expansion in western Wisconsin.

5:02am
WEAU. Walker requests FEMA to assess western Wisconsin flood damage.
4:56am
U.S. News & World Report. Walker appoints interim agriculture secretary.

Budget

5:43am
Former DOT Sec. Gottlieb. A response to the MacIver Institute analysis of transportation spending.

4:59am
La Crosse Tribune. Funding questions remain as condition of Wisconsin bridges declines.

Legislative

3:40pm
Sen. Shilling. Foxconn tax break could exceed $1 million per job.
3:36pm
One Wisconsin Now. Assembly Committee to consider largest ever state subsidy for foreign corporation.
1:52pm
LFB. Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 to SS AB 1: Foxconn/Fiserv.
1:44pm
Sen. Wanggaard. Statement on Assembly Democrats' 23 job-killing amendments.
11:13am
Sen. Erpenbach. Column: Looking at the Foxconn deal with a Wisconsin perspective.
11:05am
Rep. Hintz. ICYMI: What they're saying about Governor Walker's Foxconn proposal.
10:09am
Rep. Shankland, Sen. Testin. Team up to honor SPASH boys basektball.
9:37am
Sen. Taylor. Trump administration playing politics with teen lives.

4:35pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Consultant sees fewer spin-off jobs from Wisconsin's Foxconn plant.
3:53pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Walker says he supports Assembly changes to Foxconn incentives bill.
10:32am
Janesville Gazette. Wisconsin Assembly committee to vote on Foxconn incentives.
9:36am
Appleton Post-Crescent. Wisconsin senator invests in Canadian pot producer, votes for medical marijuana in state.
8:36am
Cap Times. Walker admininistratoin officials: Foxconn analysis doesn't tell the whole story of benefits and risks.
5:37am
Kenosha News. Kenosha County Board members call on legislators to support Foxconn.
5:36am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Gov. Scott Walker challenger Rep. Dana Wachs to vote against Foxconn deal.
5:24am
Milwaukee Biz Times. State Senate formally introduces Foxconn bill.
5:23am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Democrats want DOJ to disclose litigation expenses.
5:08am
McClatchy DC. Wisconsin GOP revises Foxconn bill ahead of committee vote.
5:08am
Wisconsin State Journal. State could spend $20M on job training as part of Foxconn deal. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. 
5:05am
Reuters. Audits show lax oversight by Wisconsin agency counting Foxconn jobs.
5:01am
Green Bay Press-Gazette. Kitchens: Foxconn deal 'will be good for Wisconsin.'
5:00am
Janesville Gazette. DOR Sec. Chandler: Wherever they reside, Foxconn workers will boost Wisconsin tax collections.
4:59am
La Crosse Tribune. Steve Doyle: Let's do our homework on Foxconn.
4:53am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. New state law on dental hygienists could be a 'game changer' in improving access to basic care.

State Agencies

3:43pm
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Generac expansion to bring hundreds of jobs to Waukesha County and southeast Wisconsin.
12:03pm
DOA. State's CAFR receives top award for excellence in financial reporting.
10:34am
DVA. Grants now available for non-profit organizations to help veterans entrepreneurs, improve employment.
10:29am
Wisconsin Historical Society. Hop into Fall at Old World Wisconsin.
9:38am
WEDC. Generac Power Systems to expand operations in Wisconsin.

5:05am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin Historical Society director to resign in March.
4:57am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Retiring DATCP secretary hopes for better communication, practical immigration reforms.
4:51am
WUWM. Secretary Allen: State plans additional money for job training in Milwaukee's Central City.

Economy/Business

3:40pm
Alliant Energy. See how we're creating a sustainable future.

5:03am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin cranberry growers to USDA: Limit production.

Environment/Outdoors

4:54am
U.S. News & World Report. Bait plays heavy role in bear diets in northern Wisconsin.

Statewide

4:18pm
Kohl for 6th Congress. Statement on Charlottesville.
3:38pm
DPW. Statement on the violence in Charlottesville.
9:04am
Wisconsin Dental Association Foundation. Donated dental services provides another 177 elderly, disabled with $730,000 in needed care.

5:04am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin's income gap continues to grow.

Courts

4:05pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. To argue motion supporting protectionist butter law.

Education

4:29pm
UW-Madison. Wisconsin Idea: UW's "mission statement" under the microscope in fall course.
3:42pm
UW-Stout. Food packaging, virtual reality projects earn state recognition.
3:39pm
UW-River Falls. Student receives national scholarship for Montessori teacher education.
3:37pm
UW-River Falls. Named 'Top Midwestern University' by Princeton Review.
12:34pm
UW-Stout. Q&A: Astronomy professor prepared for Aug. 21 solar eclipse.
12:18pm
Marquette University. Psychology professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award.
5:40am
MPS. Informs families of rights, responsibilities and discipline.

Local

4:35pm
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. Remembering a Milwaukee champion for the underserved.
11:29am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Announces $12 million lakes clean up project kickoff and clean lakes community forum tour.
5:41am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Clarke. Operation Drive Sober results in 10 arrests.

4:52am
Chicago Tribune. Sheriff: 2 Aurora men among 3 dead in Wisconsin racing event shooting.

Congress

10:08am
Wisconsin State Journal. Editorial: Let states tackle immigration reform.
4:52am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Sheriff David Clarke, political leaders react to President Trump's statement on Charlottesville violence.

Politics

5:09am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Supreme Court candidates differ over 'truly progressive' approaches.
5:06am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate calls Trump 'unhinged.'
4:58am
Cap Times. 'I'm just different': Cross Plains business owner joins crowded race for Wisconsin governor.

Friday August 11, 2017

Governor

2:48pm
Gov. Walker. Appoints Jeff Lyon to lead DATCP as interim secretary.
2:06pm
Gov. Walker. Requests FEMA damage assessments in western Wisconsin.
9:52am
One Wisconsin Now. Will party loyalty trump common sense for Gov. Scott Walker and Attorney General Brad Schimel on opioid addiction crisis?
4:37am
Gov. Walker. Weekly Radio Address: Making Wisconsin More Accountable.

Budget

4:33am
Racine Journal Times. Commissioner could take over Unified schools if District fails again, unless amendment passes.

Legislative

4:18pm
Rep. Barca. Statement regarding Republican amendment to Foxconn bill.
3:08pm
One Wisconsin Now. Foxconn amendment keeps floodgates open for Wisconsin to pay $3 billion to hire Illinois workers.
2:46pm
Speaker Vos. (Updated) Statement: Amendment to Special Session Assembly Bill 1.  Summary.
12:29pm
WAICU. Private universities address Foxconn workforce.
12:28pm
Sen. Shilling. Stop outsourcing before expanding tax breaks.
9:50am
Wisconsin Wetlands Association. Statement on the Foxconn bill.

12:38pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn's Wisconsin plan raises skepticism as well as hope.
4:34am
Chicago Sun-Times. Editorial: Thank you, Wisconsin, for the beautiful gift.
4:30am
New York Times. Questions emerge over what Wisconsin must give for Foxconn plant.
4:27am
ABC News. Wisconsin Senate leader getting ready to move on Foxconn.
4:27am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Senate leader changes tone on Foxconn package.
4:25am
WUWM. As Foxconn bill moves through Legislature, environmental impact debate continues.
4:24am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Fitzgerald expects hearing on Foxconn bill later this month.

State Agencies

4:20pm
DHS. Salmonella infections linked to shelled peas sold at three Wisconsin farmers markets.
4:19pm
DWD Deputy Secretary Maxwell. Joins DHS Secretary Seemeyer in congratulating 12 Project SEARCH graduates at Madison VA Hospital.
3:09pm
DATCP Sec. Brancel. Applauds FDA action on ultrafiltered milk.
12:31pm
DNR. Hearings and meetings, Aug. 14-20.
10:51am
Wisconsin Lottery. Mega Millions jackpot approaching $400 million.
10:10am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Did Foxconn violate state lobby law?
4:36am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

12:40pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin DNR makes changes to state water pollution code.

Economy/Business

4:21am
Wisconsin State Journal. It's the berries: Wisconsin leads the nation again in cranberry production.

Environment/Outdoors

4:30am
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Wisconsin tradition-hunting bears with dogs-comes under attack by wolf advocates.

Statewide

11:38am
Xcel Energy. Reminds you to "Call Before You Dig."

Education

12:34pm
UW Sea Grant Institute. Involvement in new initiative will build resiliency in 22 Lake Michigan coastal communities.
9:28am
UW-Madison. Canary in a coal mine: Surey captures global picture of air pollution's effects on birds.

Local

9:30am
NEWwaukee. To host 7 Bridges BBQ.

Congress

12:30pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Announces new legislation to boost apprenticeships.
10:54am
U.S. Rep. Kind. Urges VA Secretary Shulkin to ensure Wisconsin veterans continue to have access to housing. Letter.

4:45am
WAOW. Baldwin, Duffy weigh in on North Korea situation.
4:32am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Democrat advocates bipartisan approach to health care reform.
4:31am
Beloit Daily News. Pocan talks casino, healthcare, budget.
4:23am
The Hill. Johnson: McCain 'absolutely' on his game.
4:22am
WFRV. Wisconsin lawmakers back President Trump's tough stance with North Korea.

Politics

3:07pm
DPW. ICYMI: Kevin Nicholson changes his story on choice, scrubs cemetery content from ad.

2:08pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Candidates divided on place of politics in Supreme Court elections.
1:42pm
Vernon Broadcaster. Gubernatorial candidate visits Viroqua.
6:07am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Democrats attack GOP U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson for changing views on abortion.

Thursday August 10, 2017

Governor

12:37pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Walker approves WMC, Koch-backed anti-regulation bill.
12:09pm
Gov. Walker. Announces $840,000 Coastal Resilience Grant for Lake Michigan communities.
4:53am
Gov. Walker. Building Commission approves projects.

4:48am
WSAU. Walker signs REINS Act in Wausau.
4:34am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Gov. Scott Walker signs legislation limiting new state regulations.

Budget

3:55pm
Daily Reporter. More WisDOT projects delayed; union official sees workers taking jobs on private projects.

Legislative

4:30pm
Sen. Darling. Red tape study shows need for sunset clause bill.
2:53pm
Sen. Miller. Weekly Democratic radio address: The Foxconn Con.
10:41am
One Wisconsin Now. Foxconn deal flounders in state Legislature.
4:52am
Sen. Vinehout. Column: Conversations at the county fairs.

3:17pm
Cap Times. Sen. Dave Hansen: Foxconn deal is part of larger issue looming for state: automation.
2:17pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Senate leader says Foxconn should get deadline to create jobs.
12:25pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wanggaard: No, Foxconn isn't the answer for (insert pet cause here).
12:22pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Senate leader Scott Fitzgerald wants more job protections in Foxconn bill but says it will pass.
12:17pm
Wall Street Journal. Wisconsin governor defends Foxconn deal amid growing concerns.
5:29am
MacIver Institute. If it is okay for Foxconn, why not everyone else?
5:03am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Taylor introduces police use of force legislation.
4:44am
Wisconsin State Journal. Mayor Paul Soglin doubts Foxconn will pursue Oscar Mayer site. WKOW.
4:43am
Cap Times. Reps. Chris Taylor, Melissa Sargent and Terese Berceau: Our take on Foxconn.
4:42am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp says less oversight will speed Foxconn review.
4:41am
Washington Post. The Foxconn deal Trump championed won't make Wisconsin money for 25 years, report says.
4:40am
WAOW. Concerns rise over cost of bringing Foxconn to WI.
4:39am
Beloit Daily News. School gun class idea draws mixed reactions.
4:38am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Fitzgerald: GOP senators 'cautious' on Foxconn.
4:37am
Fox 6. Mayor Barrett says WI on the hook for nearly $700M after Gov. Walker rejected federal ACA funding.
4:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. DNR secretary says staff ready to handle Foxconn permit reviews.
4:32am
WJFW. Under new law, deer baiting, feeding bans to expire in Northwoods.
4:29am
Fox 11. Conservation group expresses concern on Foxconn incentives package.

State Agencies

4:32pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on Dr. Ellsworth Brown's retirement.
3:53pm
Wisconsin Historical Society. Ellsworth Brown will retire as Ruth and Hartley Barker Director of the Wisconsin Historical Society in 2018.
3:46pm
AG Schimel. Responds to President Trump's declaration of opioid crisis as a national emergency.
3:45pm
DNR. Open house set to initiate amendment process to Kohler-Andrae State Park Master Plan.
3:14pm
DSPS. Meetings, week of August 14.
12:59pm
Wisconsin Historical Society. Listed in National Register of Historic Places:  Genesee Woolen Mill Site Historic District in Waukesha County. St. Mary's Academy and College in Prairie du Chien. Lookout Shipwreck in Manitowoc County.
10:49am
Wisconsin Historical Society. History is in bloom at Old World Wisconsin.

5:23am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. $75 million State Crime Lab, forensic science center proposed to Wauwatosa.
4:47am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Elections Commission chair invites lawmakers to discuss voter data at September meeting.
4:38am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: State can't afford to muff homeless veteran aid.

Economy/Business

12:11pm
Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association. Wisconsin cranberry growers continue to lead nation amid another year of high production forecasts.

5:40am
Bloomberg. In debt we trust for U.S. consumers with $12.7 trillion burden.

Statewide

4:51am
Wisconsin Watch. No sanctuary, fewer farmhands: Coping with the Trump agenda in America's Dairyland.
4:35am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Study: Medicaid expansion reduced reliance on federal income assistance.
4:31am
WAOW. Study: Trump actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018.

Courts

4:48am
Governing. In gerrymandering case, 16 states lend support to Wisconsin.
4:30am
CBS 58. Milwaukee County prepares to sue over President Trump's threats to cut federal grants for sanctuary cities.

Education

4:44pm
UW-Madison. The weft and warp of discovery: Weaving Lab encourages artisitic investigation.
4:39pm
UW-River Falls. Seeks to expand equine studies throught NSF grant.
2:48pm
UW-Platteville. Collins earns Nimocks Family Faculty Appreciation Award.
2:28pm
UW-Madison. Oak savanna restoration ties UW Aboretum to Madison neighborhood.
1:02pm
UW-Madison. Attitudes on human genome editing vary, but all agree conversation is necessary.
12:52pm
UW-Madison. New measure of insulin-making cells could gauge diabetes progression, treatment.
10:46am
UW-River Falls. Receives $1.57 million Upward Bound grant.
4:49am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. What college & university students can do NOW to be ready to vote in Wisconsin.

4:45am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. For-profit college shut down in Wisconsin is back under new ownership.

Local

2:22pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Wasserman. To propose pay caps tied to county exec's salary.
1:29pm
IBEW Local 494. Member saves life.
10:47am
Forward Festival. Highlights inclusivity.

5:04am
La Crosse Tribune. Chicago-Twin Cities train study rolls ahead; proposal would double La Crosse service in either direction.

Congress

3:16pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Watch: Johnson lays out health care information on CNN.
3:16pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Talks health care and North Korea on CNN's 'New Day.'

4:40am
WSAW. Sen. Baldwin announces reformed tax credit for innovation.

Politics

4:31pm
RPW. ICYMI: Con artist Andy Gronik lies to Wsiconsin voters.
3:47pm
Kohl for 6th Congress. Announces Community Conversation Tour.
12:14pm
Gronik for Governor. Every Wisconsin family has a story - let's start listening.
10:55am
RPW. What they're saying: Republicans holding Senator Baldwin accounctable for her failure at the Tomah VA.
10:44am
John Bolton PAC. Endorses Kevin Nicholson in Wisconsin's Senate race.

Wednesday August 9, 2017

Governor

4:05pm
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Governor Walker signs REINS Act into law.
3:42pm
WMC. Historic regulatory reform signed into law.
3:05pm
Sen. LeMahieu. Applauds signing of REINS Act.
3:03pm
Gov. Walker. Signs REINS Act into law at Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce.
2:46pm
NFIB Wisconsin. Brighter regulatory future for Wisconsin small businesses on the horizon.

Budget

4:39am
Wauwatosa Now. Wauwatosa could be impacted by possible delays in Zoo Interchange completion.

Legislative

1:38pm
NCSL. Wisconsin Speaker Robin Vos becomes vice president.
1:21pm
Sen. Darling, Rep. Sanfelippo. Bill takes aim at Milwaukee gun violence.
10:35am
Reps. Steineke, Neylon. Assembly Republicans announce updated timeline for Special Session AB 1.
10:31am
One Wisconsin Now. If 'ifs' and 'buts' are candies and nuts we'll have Foxconn deal paid off in 2043.

2:49pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Scott Fitzgerald: Senate shut out of Foxconn bill talks.
1:39pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin DNR says it has already hired a Foxconn project manager.
1:30pm
NBC 15. Wisconsin Senate leader: Budget before Foxconn.
1:17pm
AP. Wisconsin DNR chief: Foxconn bill won't harm environment.
1:13pm
Cap Times. Wisconsin Senate, Assembly Republicans still divided over timeline for Foxconn deal.
1:02pm
WKOW. Wisconsin Senate majority leader questions hard deadline of Sept. 30 for Foxconn legislation.
12:06pm
Janesville Gazette. Wisconsin legislators plan Foxconn incentives vote next week.
9:58am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Scott Walker downplays how long it would take Wisconsin taxpayers to recoup Foxconn payments.
4:56am
WKOW. Can WEDC be trusted with Foxconn incentives?
4:53am
Fox 11. Lawmakers react to fiscal analysis on Foxconn deal.
4:52am
WKOW. People share concerns over Foxconn proposal at Madison meeting.
4:37am
CNBC. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker defends Foxconn incentive package, touts state's turnaround.
4:35am
WTMJ. Milwaukee residents voice concerns over Foxconn.
4:34am
Milwaukee Biz Times. State won't break even on Foxconn for 25 years, Fiscal Bureau estimate says. Wisconsin Public Radio.

State Agencies

2:47pm
Board of Commissioners of Public Lands. Communities receive nearly $4 million for projects.
2:45pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Mega Millions rolls to $382 million for Friday.
9:25am
DOJ. Top Cop finds "fur-ever" homes for rescue dogs.

Economy/Business

10:13am
Port of Green Bay. July tonnage dips; but, overall, the shipping season remains strong.
9:55am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Brew, Bites & Bytes to wrap up Forward Fest 2017 at Wisconsin Brewing Co.

4:53am
WISC. Kwik Trip hopes to hire laid-off PDQ workers, spokesman says.
4:40am
Wisconsin State Journal. Foxconn wants to cultivate ties with Wisconsin ginseng growers.
4:32am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin credit unions post solid first half of 2017.
4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Despite demand, stocks slide for some frac sand companies.

Environment/Outdoors

4:36am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin records wettest year on record through July.

Statewide

5:09pm
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Analysis: Insurer exits likely to leave fewer choices on Wisconsin's exchange. Map. Participation by County.

2:42pm
Cap Times. Report: Income gap in Wisconsin remains wide.
9:27am
Wisconsin Watch. Despite hazards, Wisconsin, other states open roads to ATVs.

Courts

8:44am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Kavin K. Nesbit.
8:44am
District II Court of Appeals. Kim Hartshorne Troy v. James Johnson.

Education

4:07pm
UW-Stout. Visiting Russian scholars develop ideas for sensory safety devices.
2:44pm
UW-Platteville. Awards record high scholarship dollars.
2:13pm
Medical College of Wisconsin. Local institute wins bid to host Health & Human Services Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Conference.
1:02pm
UW-Madison. New summer program helps international students acclimate before the fall rush.
12:02pm
Wisconsin Credit Union League. Back to school: credit union's partnerships with districts advance financial literacy.
10:55am
Marquette University. Professors receive Way Klingler Teaching Enhancement Award.
10:30am
UW-Madison. Military historian to serve Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Local

12:55pm
NEWaukee. SplashBash! At the University Country Club.

1:31pm
Fox 11. New London considers wheel tax.
12:16pm
CBS 58. Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn says public safety tax will ensure city gets enough money to fight crime.
5:10am
CBS 58. Medical Examiner's Office: 38% increase in opioid deaths, drugs getting stronger.
4:36am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Crews take soil samples at possible Foxconn sites in Mount Pleasant.

Congress

4:40pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Announces new tax reform legislation for manufacturers.
12:01pm
DPW. Senator Ron Johnson blames McCain's brain tumor for "no" vote on GOP's failed ACA repeal.
11:59am
Wisconsin Alliance for Reform. When the last health care provider leaves Wisconsin, please turn out the lights.
10:28am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. To host job fair with 30+ local businesses.

2:42pm
Hudson Star Observer. Business leaders talk local economy, transportation with Duffy.
12:19pm
Politico. Ron Johnson suggests McCain's brain cancer could have affected health care vote.
5:12am
Bloomberg. Trump's 'fire and fury' North Korea warning puts world on edge.

Politics

1:16pm
RPW. Taxin' Tammy Baldwin's record of failing hard-working Wisconsin taxpayers.
9:37am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin contributors gave $2M+ to electioneering groups.

2:51pm
CNN. The 10 Senate seats most likely to switch parties in 2018.
4:38am
Duluth News Tribune. Eau Claire's Dana Wachs joins Democratic field seeking to oust Gov. Scott Walker in 2018.

Tuesday August 8, 2017

Governor

2:05pm
U.S. Rep. Kind. Urges Governor Walker to listen to the concerns of rural Wisconsinites and expand BadgerCare. Letter.

3:38pm
The Hill. Democratic rep calls on Wisconsin governor to expand Medicaid.

Budget

4:29am
WAOW. Wisconsin is one of two states without approved state budget.

Legislative

4:03pm
Rep. Shankland. Statement on Foxconn analysis.
3:40pm
Rep. Crowley. Foxconn fiscal analysis deeply troubling for Wisconsin taxpayers.
3:17pm
Badger Advocates. Urge increased support for engineering programs.
3:14pm
Rep. Barca. Statement on new fiscal analysis of proposed Foxconn deal.
2:58pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Dem lawmakers want DOJ to disclose civil case costs.

2:33pm
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Foxconn cost to taxpayers.
2:33pm
Rep. Krug. Village of Hancock to receive $500,000 for community improvement.
1:21pm
Rep. Subeck. Appointed to Executive Board of the Women's Legislative Network of National Conference of State Legislatures.
12:38pm
LFB. August 2017 Special Session Assembly Bill 1: Foxconn/Fiserv legislation.
12:12pm
River Alliance of Wisconsin. Voters overwhelmingly oppose rollback of environmental protections for Foxconn; support more examination and study. Survey Results.
12:09pm
Rep. Taylor. To host community listening session on Foxconn legislation.
4:59am
Lutheran Office for Public Policy. Wisconsin is not a boundless warehouse - amend AB 1 (related to Foxconn) keep environmental protections in place.

4:46pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin taxpayers would need until 2043 to recoup nearly $3 billion in Foxconn payments.
1:25pm
Wisconsin State Journal. State would recoup Foxconn investment in 25 years, estimate shows.
12:20pm
Cap Times. Agency estimates: Foxconn tax credits would max out at $312.4 million per year from 2023 to 2026.
12:08pm
U.S. News & World Report. Foxconn package would cost $50 million in lost sales taxes.
6:49am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: No environmental free pass for Foxconn.
4:55am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Tiffany warns Endangered Species Act could 'go away' over gray wolf delisting impasse.
4:30am
WKOW. Bill expands prohibition on using cell phones while driving.
4:27am
Wisconsin State Journal. Senator: UW should cut programs with 'little demand' to produce more engineers for Foxconn.
4:26am
WKBT. Schools support taxpayer transparency bill.
4:23am
WSAW. Sen. Patrick Testin talks state farm bills.

State Agencies

3:41pm
DFI. Net income, lending up double digits for state-chartered credit unions.
1:22pm
Wisconsin Lottery. First time jackpots for Powerball, Mega Millions over $300 million.
12:36pm
DNR. Weekly news.
12:06pm
WEDC. Madison-based startup certified by state as Qualified New Business Venture.

4:21am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin prison dairy farms turn out 1st class of inmate graduates.

Economy/Business

12:13pm
Boardman & Clark. Labor & Employment Update.

5:18am
Bloomberg. U.S. credit-card debt surpasses record set at brink of crisis.
4:19am
WEAU. PDQ laying off 300-plus workers throughout Wisconsin.

Environment/Outdoors

12:18pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Army Corps of Engineers plans $275 million in defenses to block Asian carp from reaching Great Lakes.
4:31am
Fox 11. Report proposes steps to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes.

Statewide

4:45pm
Wisconsin Child Support Enforcement Association. Governor Walker proclaims August Child Support Awareness Month in Wisconsin.
3:03pm
Wisconsin Budget Project, COWS. Income inequality near record levels.
2:14pm
Wright in Wisconsin. Frank Lloyd Wright organization rebrands, reorganizes.
2:06pm
RENEW Wisconsin. New wind power project to freshen WPPI energy mix.
12:36pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. The Ideas Network of Wisconsin announces new weekday and weeknight schedule.

Courts

9:10am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Derek Asunto.

12:15pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Lawsuit could limit authority of Wisconsin DNR over large dairy farms.
4:20am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Environmental law experts weigh in on DNR lawsuit over CAFO permits.

Education

12:07pm
UW-Madison. Sparkling wine from Kewaunee best in show at first Wisconsin wine taste-off.

4:57am
UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Study: Medicaid expansion helped reduce reliance on federal income assistance.
4:28am
Wisconsin State Journal. UW System launches group to review hiring rules, recruit leaders from outside academia. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Local

1:20pm
Evidence-Based Health Policy Project. To host program highlighting local health expertise in the Fox Valley.

5:28am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Chris Abele, Milwaukee County Board turn to mediation to resolve dispute on pay for appointees.
4:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. How will Foxconn factory affect housing in southeast Wisconsin?
4:19am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Chris Abele, Milwaukee County Board turn to mediation to resolve dispute on pay for apppointees.

Congress

2:16pm
Reuters. 'Clean' debt ceiling bill unlikely to pass U.S. House: lawmaker.
5:17am
Bloomberg. Republicans discuss a mix of temporary, permanent tax changes.
4:54am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Rep. Kind, farmers chat about next farm bill, other ag issues.

Federal Agencies

9:57am
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Condemns ICE enforcement against survivors.

Politics

4:29pm
RPW. What they're saing about Dana Wachs' rough campaign rollout.
12:05pm
RPW. ICYMI: Senator Tammy Baldwin ignores another whistleblower to defend the Washington status quo.
9:54am
Republican Party of Fond du Lac County. To honor former governor.

3:36pm
CNBC. Scott Walker dismisses 2020 presidential bid: 'Not running for anything but re-election.'
12:41pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker challenger Dana Wachs worked on legislation to benefit trial attorneys.
5:27am
Fox 11. Dane County woman announces run for governor.
4:24am
The Hill. The five kinds of Republicans who could primary Trump.
4:22am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Republicans slam Tammy Baldwin on Tomah VA scandal in radio ad.

Monday August 7, 2017

Legislative

5:02pm
Sen. Stroebel. UW System should reprioritize resources.
5:00pm
Rep. Barca. Assembly Democratic leaders call for Joint Finance hearing on proposed Foxconn deal.
1:16pm
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Conservation NOW: August 7, 2017.
11:04am
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. Foxconn announcement spotlights our transit problem.
11:02am
Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce. Calls for Foxconn project to include disabled veteran owned businesses.

1:31pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Immigration bills resurface in Wisconsin Legislature as opponents eye worker walkouts.
4:42am
WBAY. Lawmakers express concern Foxconn bill might overshadow passage of a state budget.
4:40am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Volunteer first responders are dwindling in Wisconsin's rural areas. Can lawmakers help?
4:39am
WISC. Sales tax holiday for back-to-school shopping still not approved in Wisconsin.
4:32am
Wisconsin State Journal. Editorial: Don't rush complicated, pricey Foxconn deal.
4:30am
WXOW. Markussen represents La Crosse businesses at Foxconn hearing.
4:28am
Janesville Gazette. Editorial: Foxconn deal gets better and better...for Illinois.
4:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. UW System says it needs more state money to help meet Foxconn's workforce needs.

State Agencies

11:58am
Wisconsin American Legion. Responds to U.S. VA decision to extend funding for Wisconsin homeless veterans.
10:42am
OCI. Administrative Actions July 2017.

4:37am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin gets reprieve, won't have funding cut for homeless veterans programs.

Economy/Business

10:55am
Xcel Energy. Wind projects deliver for customers and communities.

4:33am
Washington Post. Rise of the machines.
4:33am
Reuters. Wisconsin credit rating boosted to 'Aa1' by Moody's.
4:29am
Detroit News. Chinese media: Foxconn to build in Michigan.

Environment/Outdoors

4:23am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Research says bait makes up more than 40% of bear diets in northern Wisconsin.

Statewide

5:01pm
PDPW. Dairy tours and discussions will be the focus of Dairy Dialogue Day.
1:23pm
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. About to go solar.
1:15pm
Tommy@30. 30th anniversary celebration announced for Governor Tommy Thompson's first inauguration.
1:14pm
Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance. Amid healthcare squabbles, approaching retirement, economic crises go unnoticed.

4:56am
Sheboygan Press. Local fire departments find struggle in recruitment.

Courts

12:00pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Files amicus brief in Gil v. Whitford, Wisconsin's redistricting case, with the U.S. Supreme Court.

3:34pm
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin farmer wins stray voltage case against Xcel Energy.
1:29pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Village of Richfield asks Wisconsin Supreme Court to stop woman's quarry reclamation plan.
4:56am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Dairy group sues state over CAFO rules, changing standards.
4:34am
U.S. News & World Report. Judge deals blow to city, cops in Williams civil right suit. Milwaukee Journal Setinel.

Education

3:36pm
UW-Stout. New director of Physical Plant is graduate of construction program.
2:09pm
UW-Stout. Chancellor named to UW System group to streamline leadership hiring.
10:56am
UW System. Board of Regents announces administrative hiring workgroup.

1:32pm
Janesville Gazette. Regents name new panel to study hiring outside academia.
10:44am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin schools raised $217M above tax caps for green projects.

Local

5:19am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Clarke. Operation Drive Sober results in 6 arrests.

4:39am
Beloit Daily News. Authorities seek better ways to cope with opioid epidemic.
4:24am
New York Times. In weary Wisconsin town, a billionaire-fueled revival.

Congress

4:34pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on release of Army Corps' plan to stop spread of Asian carp.
3:38pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Secures over $4 million in USDA Rural Development funding to overhaul Brokaw water system.
5:17am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Strengthening safety net for family farmers is critical in Farm Bill.

9:07am
Fox 6. Wisconsin whistleblower on political campaigning by postal workers says Sen. Baldwin never responded.
4:37am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Baldwin: Trump ignored bipartisan panel by nominating Gov. Scott Walker ally to 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.
4:35am
WTMJ. Speaker Ryan says leakers, not journalists, are the problem.
4:31am
Racine Journal Times. Ryan promotes tax reform, talks Foxconn.
4:22am
U.S. News & World Report. Ryan focuses on home but can't escape questions about GOP.
4:22am
The Hill. GOP senator: Move on from healthcare, turn to debt ceiling.

Federal Agencies

4:36am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Sonny Perdue travels Wisconsin, talks food stamps, farm runoff.
4:32am
WAOW. Federal leaders tackle rural broadband shortage in Wisconsin.
4:27am
Stevens Point Journal. Rural residents ask federal leaders to address broadband.

Politics

10:40am
RPW. Launches digital ad campaign against liberal trial attorney Dana Wachs.
10:39am
Walker for Governor. On Foxconn in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: "Wisconsin is ready for this moment."

3:33pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Dana Wachs to challenge Gov. Scott Walker.
1:25pm
Cap Times. Eau Claire lawmaker Dana Wachs will challenge Scott Walker in 2018.
9:47am
Fox 11. Wisconsin legislator announces run for governor.
4:26am
Washington Post. The future of the Democratic Party could be written in upcoming gubernatorial races.
4:26am
Wisconsin State Journal. Former state Rep. Brett Hulsey registers to run for governor.
4:21am
WISN. 'UPFRONT' recap: State Democrats have questions about Foxconn bill.

Friday August 4, 2017

Governor

3:21pm
Rep. Steineke. Conservative reforms create bright outlook for Wisconsin financials.
2:35pm
Gov. Walker. Wisconsin's financial outlook receives historic upgrade.
10:55am
Gov. Walker. Announces broadband expansion grant recipients.

12:48pm
WSAW. Vilas, Portage, Oneida and Waupaca counties receive broadband expansion grants.

Legislative

4:31pm
Various Assembly Democrats. Letter requesting second public hearing on Foxconn legislation.
2:42pm
Sen. Carpenter. Weekly Democratic Radio Address: "Celebrate the Wisconsin State Fair."
1:45pm
Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance. Foxconn project poses unasked, unanswered questions for local officials.
11:29am
WMC. Testifies in support of Special Session Assembly Bill 1.
10:26am
Reps. Sinicki, Wachs. $15 and a union at Foxconn.
9:12am
LAB: Report 17-13: Opportunity Schools and Partnership Program. Briefing Sheet.
5:39am
Rep. Horlacher. School bus freedom bill signed into law.
5:37am
Rep. Crowley. Foxconn hearing: Big promises, little details, lacks transportation plan.

2:47pm
Chicago Tribune. Editorial: The next Foxconn and Illinois: Here's why Wisconsin will be the state growing more taxpayers.
1:23pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin potato growers face new restrictions to prevent crop disease.
5:34am
Wisconsin State Journal. Foxconn payroll could hit $800M annually. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. 
5:33am
Door County Pulse. Kitchens sees Foxconn deal as state's Rust Belt exit.
5:19am
Wisconsin Radio Network. New state law targets credit card skimmers.
5:05am
WDIO. Conservative group against Foxconn deal.
5:05am
Beloit Daily News. Tax breaks for Foxconn plant considered in Wisconsin.
5:04am
Cap Times. Wisconsin officials sell Foxconn deal as 'transformational' in public hearing.
5:02am
Reuters. Critics of Wisconsin's proposed Foxconn plant voice concerns. Wisconsin Public Radio. WUWM.
5:00am
Racine Journal Times. Local officials call on state to approve Foxconn package.
4:57am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin would offer Fiserv $12.5 million incentive to stay in state.
4:54am
WKOW. Foxconn starting pay, potential cost of road improvements revealed at public hearing.
4:52am
Fox 11. Brown County leaders testify at Foxconn public hearing.
4:50am
WFRV. Manitowoc lawmaker proposes new fees for electric and hybrid vehicles.
4:43am
Wisconsin Public Radio. School firearm education bill draws debate at Capitol hearing.

State Agencies

3:43pm
DATCP. Beware of online rental scams.
2:31pm
DCF. Child Support Awareness Month: A time to celebrate parents.
1:43pm
DNR. Hearings and meetings, August 7-13.
11:56am
WI Lottery. Lucky players claim their portion of $221,000 Badger 5 jackpot. 
9:13am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe newsletter - August 2017.
5:40am
DNR. Outdoor Report.

Economy/Business

11:30am
One Wisconsin Now. What does the Foxconn CEO say about his employees?

6:08am
USA Today. Toyota to shift Corolla production to new $1.6B U.S. plant from Mexico.
4:56am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn CEO compared workers to animals, had zoo director give management tips.
4:55am
Kenosha News. Foxconn exploring land in Kenosha County.
4:53am
WKOW. More details needed before north side neighbors support Foxconn move to area.
4:48am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Soglin suggests Oscar Mayer site as potential for Foxconn. Wisconsin State Journal

Courts

2:51pm
DOJ. Seventh Circuit grants state's en banc petition in Dassey v. Dittman.

Education

11:57am
DPI. Two administrative rules hearings scheduled Aug. 21 in Madison. 
9:12am
UW-Madison. UW Homong-American nurse brings her community to the doctor's office.

1:56pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. UW System office seeks charter school proposals; Milwauke market may be tapped out.

Local

3:55pm
Madison Mayor Soglin. City receives four bids to build the Judge Doyle Public Garage on Block 88 - the first phase of the $175 million Judge Doyle Redevelopment Project in downtown Madison.
5:38am
Milwaukee County Board Chairman Lipscomb. Supervisors override Abele veto of salary limits for appointees.

Congress

3:53pm
U.S. Rep. Kind. Introduces legislation to protect neotropical migratory birds.
2:43pm
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Urges Washington to act on health care.
1:21pm
U.S. Reps. Sensenbrenner, Conyers. Urge AG Sessions to reconsider DOJ policies on asset forfeiture.
12:58pm
One Wisconsin Now. Donald Trump undermines bipartisan Wisconsin selection process to nominate Gov. Scott Walker crony to federal judicial seat.
12:56pm
Gov. Walker. Releases statement regarding Michael Brennan's nomination to United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
9:10am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces legislation to give Wisconsinites the choice to buy into Medicare at 55.

2:49pm
WISC. Trump court nominee didn't clear Wisconsin commission.
2:36pm
Fox 11. Trump nominates Waushara DA for U.S. attorney.
12:54pm
U.S. News & World Report. Trump nominates new 7th Circuit judge, Wisconsin attorney.
12:53pm
The Hill. DOJ warns the media could be targeted in crackdown on leaks.
5:29am
Bloomberg. Mueller is said to use Washington grand jury in Russia probe.
4:59am
Janesville Gazette. Food bank: Proposed cuts to federal food assistance could shift burden to local agencies.
4:46am
Wisconsin State Journal. Paul Ryan predicts an easier time passing tax overhaul.
4:45am
Janesville Gazette.Ryan, Perdue talk agriculture with Blain's Farm and Fleet representatives.

Politics

3:02pm
RPW. ICYMI: Dysfunction at Department of Public Instruction under Tony Evers.
12:49pm
Kohl for 6th Congress. Will Grothman speak out against health care sabotage?
11:31am
RPW. Launches billboard against Senator Baldwin during State Fair weekend.

12:46pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. GOP launches billboard attack against U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
5:31am
La Crosse Tribune. Governor candidate Andy Gronik talks vision for leadership in La Crosse.
5:19am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Race for governor: Democrat Gronik vows to accept ACA money Walker rejected.

Thursday August 3, 2017

Governor

11:04am
Gov. Walker. Weekly Radio Address: "An International Game-Changer."
9:28am
Rep. Rob Brooks. Has three bills signed into law.

4:54am
Janesville Gazette. Walker signs bill limiting deer baiting bans.
4:41am
Wisconsin State Journal. Gov. Walker to travel to Japan and South Korea in September to promote investments in state.
4:38am
WEAU. Walker signs prison guard abuse bill.

Legislative

3:32pm
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Statement on Foxconn.
2:05pm
One Wisconsin Now. Testimony on Foxconn subisdy legislation.
1:51pm
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Memo in opposition to August 2017 Special Session Assembly Bill 1.
1:43pm
DOA. Wisconn Valley will transform the State of Wisconsin.
1:41pm
DOA Sec. Neitzel, WEDC Sec. Hogan. Testimony on Special Session Assemby Bill 1.
12:33pm
Wisconsin Budget Project. New report says Foxconn tax credits could cost taxpayers up to $587,000 per job.
12:30pm
Rep. Stafsholt. Woodvile awarded community improvement grant funds.
11:11am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Memo in opposition to Assembly Bill 427.

3:10pm
Fox 11. The Latest: Foxconn site selection in Wisconsin 'imminent.'
2:52pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. First hearing on Foxconn incentives kicks off in Madison.
2:07pm
Beloit Daily News. Wisconsin Republicans, Democrats spar over gun safety course.
10:40am
ABC News. Public hearing on Wisconsin $3B Foxconn tax break bill.
4:48am
Fox 11. Lawmakers: State budget should be passed before Foxconn bill.
4:37am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Lawmakers look to loosen rules on breweries, wineries.
4:36am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Region's lawmakers differ on Foxconn deal.

State Agencies

1:23pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Completes 2016 voter list maintenance.

4:50am
WKBT. July was deadliest month on Wisconsin roads this year.
4:39am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin National Guard deploying to South Korea.

Economy/Business

1:21pm
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Job opportunities abound in Wisconsin hospitals, health systems.

2:59pm
Racine Journal Times. Mount Pleasant residents talk about Foxconn property offers.
2:23pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Alderman: Paul Soglin recommends Oscar Mayer site to Foxconn.
12:49pm
Bloomberg. Editorial: Foxconn's dubious deal.
4:52am
NBC 15. Paul Ryan expects Foxconn to build at more than one Wisconsin location.
4:42am
Fox 6. "It's going to change the way of life here:" Foxconn may build new campus in Town of Paris.
4:40am
Daily Reporter. Foxconn steers clear of Trump's $30 billion investment claim.
4:38am
Bloomberg. Molina to cut costs, eliminate 1,500 jobs following big loss. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
4:34am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Walker not commenting on possible second Foxconn site.

Statewide

3:13pm
National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. And Wells Fargo award $5,000 grant to the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce.
2:55pm
National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. Names the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce as 2017 Excellence in Community Impact and Excellence in Programming Awards recipient.
12:48pm
Clean Wisconsin. New energy efficiency study finds big opportunity for state.
10:27am
Arts Wisconsin. Welcomes Angela Allen, Beth Dary and Emily Goretski as board members.
5:05am
ABC of Wisconsin. Apprenticeship turns 30!

Courts

4:51am
ABC News. Iowa girls sue over alleged abuse at Wisconsin youth prison.
4:50am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Former teen inmates say they were abused at Wisconsin prison complex in two new lawsuits.

Education

3:41pm
UW-Madison. Isotope maker breaks ground in Janesville: UW-Madison spinoff to employ 150.
2:57pm
Wisconsin Association of School Nurses. Ask parents to make back-to-school health check-ups and vaccinations a top priority.
2:56pm
UW-Stout. Regional manufacturing celebrated at 10th annual conference.
2:36pm
UW-Platteville. Isbister presents research at international conference.
1:19pm
UW-Stout. Scholars Scholarship awarded to three freshmen.
12:32pm
Freedom from Religion Foundation. Stops religious propagation at Wisc. school.
12:28pm
UW-Madison. American voices from the past live again, as DARE recordings available online.
10:26am
UW-River Falls. Innovative first-year courses benefit students, educators alike.

4:46am
WKOW. UW-Madison officials, students react to Trump DOJ affirmative action project.
4:45am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison charter school proposals now being accepted by state office.
4:44am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Who graduated high school in 2016? Wisconsin education agency isn't sure after data bungle.

Local

5:06am
Milwaukee City Clerk Owczarski. Fixed: City Channel equipment issue impacting U-Verse customers.

12:36pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Barrett acknowledges streetcar concerns, but praises project.
4:47am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Great Lakes Cities initiative drops challenge to Waukesha water diversion.
4:35am
Reedsburg Times-Press. Deficient bridges face tight funding, time delays.

Congress

12:43pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Statement on Molina dropping out of the Obamacare exchanges.
11:03am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Right to Try bill passes Senate.
5:07am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on St. Croix River Bridge opening to traffic tonight.

1:38pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Ron Johnson 'right-to-try' bill passes U.S. Senate.
9:41am
Reuters. Trump and senators seek to slash legal immigration.
4:53am
Stevens Point Journal. House Speaker Paul Ryan faces voter frustration over 'very dysfunctional' D.C. 
4:46am
Cap Times. Progressive Caucus chair Mark Pocan on 'A Better Deal,' Democratic 'litmus tests.'
4:43am
WISC. Paul Ryan still looking for answers from feds on vet cuts.
4:40am
ABC News. Bipartisan drive to pay health insurers faces Senate hurdles.

Politics

12:29pm
RPW. Senator Baldwin embraces Obamacare as collapse continues.

Wednesday August 2, 2017

Governor

4:14pm
Gov. Walker. Signs 20 bills into law.
4:05pm
Gov. Walker. To lead trade mission to South Korea and Japan in September.
3:59pm
Rep. Summerfield. Skimmer scammers beware.
3:42pm
Sen. Cowles. Act 54 helps Wisconsin catch criminals at the pump.
2:54pm
Sen. Johnson. Juvenile justice reform signed into law.
2:49pm
Rep. Jarchow. Two bills signed by governor.
12:02pm
Gov. Walker. and Minnesota Governor Dayton officially open the St. Croix Crossing.
9:59am
Gov. Walker. Announces $16.9 million in community improvement awards.
4:55am
Gov. Walker. Highlights efforts of American Red Cross in wake of Wisconsin floods.

4:21pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Gov. Scott Walker signs legislation requiring Wisconsin prison guards to report child abuse.

Legislative

3:39pm
Sen. Vinehout. Column: Foxconn: The hype and the small print.
1:39pm
One Wisconsin Now. No guarantees to prevent Wisconsin tax dollars from subsidizing Illinois jobs in Foxconn deal.
12:32pm
Speaker's Task Force on Foster Care. (Updated) Announces new website.
12:29pm
Rep. Stafsholt. Mentored hunting bill creates new generation of hunters.
12:27pm
Sen. Shilling. Is GOP anticipating a "Foxconn flop?"
12:03pm
Rep. Gannon. Foxconn similar to Packers and Reggie White. 
9:08am
LAB. Report 17-12: Retirement Funds Investment Activity. Briefing Sheet.
4:52am
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Statement on Fiserv portion of Gov. Walker's Special Session.
4:51am
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Cheers lawmakers efforts to reform three tier system.

2:15pm
Janesville Gazette. Assembly committee to take comments on gun class bill.
1:41pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin legislators want to streamline rules for beer, wine and spirits.
1:38pm
Cap Times. Mark Pocan 'mildly skeptical' of Foxconn deal, encourages 'due diligence.'
1:33pm
Cap Times. Tavern League: 'We'll continue to fight' bill to change Wisconsin liquor laws.
6:00am
Wisconsin Public Radio. GOP leaders clash over prioritizing state budget, Foxconn deal.
5:09am
Daily Reporter. Editorial: Lawmakers going too far, too fast with design-build proposal.
5:08am
Cap Times. Assembly Republicans put Foxconn deal on fast-track, Senate says not so fast.
4:56am
WKOW. Assembly, Senate Republicans disagree on Foxconn incentive timetable.
4:48am
Reuters. Activists attack Wisconsin's Foxconn deal as harmful to wetlands.
4:45am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Lawmakers see positives and pitfalls in Foxconn deal.
4:44am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Fitzgerald focused on budget, not Foxconn.
4:43am
Wisconsin State Journal. GOP lawmakers split on Foxconn bill as questions linger about impact on state budget.
4:41am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn bill contains another big potential obligation for Wisconsin taxpayers.
4:40am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Fiserv could get $10 million from state to keep HQ in Wisconsin.
4:39am
Racine Journal Times. Local Foxconn incentives could be backed by state.
4:38am
McClatchy DC. GOP introduces bill to loosen booze restrictions.

State Agencies

3:27pm
DOR. Posts 2017 preliminary Equalized Values.
12:06pm
DOT. Traffic fatalities on Wisconsin roads take a deadly turn for the worse.

Economy/Business

4:22pm
Wisconsin Technology Council. Calling all companies! Apply for three chances to pitch at Early Stage Symposium.

3:55pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn considering a second Wisconsin facillity - this one in Dane County.
3:52pm
Cap Times. Wisconsin tech leaders weigh potential impact of a Foxconn plant.
1:32pm
Chicago Tribune. Editorial: Foxconn - how the cookie crumbles for Illinois' economy.
1:27pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn target No.2: Town of Paris, in Kenosha County, eyed for site of huge factory.
12:26pm
Trek. To stream World Cup free on trekbikes.com
9:04am
WTMJ. Applicants line up in Kenosha for "Amazon Jobs Day."
5:08am
Beloit Daily News. Amazon, in sign of growth, holds job fair for U.S. warehouses.
4:49am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin posts fewest bankruptcy filings in a decade.
4:37am
Bloomberg. Trump says Foxconn could triple investment to $30 billion. Chicago Tribune.

Environment/Outdoors

4:33am
WJFW. DATCP report shows Three Lakes farm logged seven positive chronic wasting disease cases.

Statewide

11:14am
UW Health. Palliative Care Program wins national honor.

Courts

4:20pm
Sen. Tiffany, Rep. Jarchow. Congress must act on delisting gray wolves.
1:25pm
Wisconsin Family Action. Free speech victory in Dane County court.
4:53am
Alliance Defending Freedom. Amy Lynn Photography Studio v. City of Madison.

4:56am
WAOW. Great Lakes wolf ruling draws debate.
4:47am
Wisconsin State Journal. Court keeps Wisconsin's wolves on endangered species list; hunt on hold.
4:32am
WISC. Judge: Photographer not subject to equal protection law.

Education

2:53pm
Sen. Darling, Rep. Nygren. Statement from authors of recovery school on RFP.
2:52pm
UW System. Launches recovery and charter school requests for proposals.
1:23pm
Wisconsin Public Education Network. Forum with state Reps, premiere of BACKPACK FULL OF CASH, Superintendent Tony Evers on agenda for summit in Lake Mills August 9.
10:53am
Milwaukee Montessori School. Two students top more than 3,000 submissions to become division winners in the National STEM Video Game Challenge.
8:56am
UW-Madison. Pregnancy loss and evolution of sex linked by cellular line dance.

4:34am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. UW-Madison no longer top party school, but it's got the most beer.

Local

10:48am
MCTS. Cream Puff Line, one of the tasty ways to get to the Wisconsin State Fair.

Congress

12:07pm
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Rapid DNA legislation to be signed into law.
8:59am
U.S. Rep. Sensenbrenner. Statement on Obamacare premium increases.
8:58am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on HELP Committee announcement to hold hearings on stabilizing and strengthening the individual health insurance market.

4:36am
USA Today. With Obamacare repeal stalled, Senate panel to focus on stabilizing insurance market.
4:32am
Fox 11. Public health crisis: Opioid commission urges Trump to declare 'state of emergency.'
4:31am
WEAU. Baldwin pushes to keep infrastructure program funding.

Politics

10:51am
Bryce for 1st Congress. NARAL Pro-Choice America endorses.
4:54am
RPW. Wisconsin Democrat recruits for governor rooting against Wisconsin's comeback.

Tuesday August 1, 2017

Budget

12:53pm
Sen. Shilling. Transportation shutdown begins in Wisconsin.

4:09pm
Fox 6. DOT delays Zoo Interchange bids as state lawmakers put budget talks on back burner.
4:28am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Superior looks to Madison to approve plan linked to $100M in improvements.

Legislative

3:39pm
Rep. Taylor. Conned by a fox?
3:27pm
Sen. Vukmir. Echoes Walker encouraging Congress to give states block grants.
2:10pm
Speaker Vos. Announces Assembly timeline on Foxconn bill.
11:40am
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Outlines key principles for a good Foxconn deal.
10:35am
LFB. Foxconn/Fiserv Legislation.
9:51am
Reps. Subeck, Ballweg; Sen. Johnson. Recognize World Breastfeeding Week with video promoting Healthy Babies, Working Mothers Act.
4:44am
Sen. Taylor, Rep. Subeck. Introduce bill to restrict shackling of incarcerated pregnant women.
4:43am
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Unnecessary to sacrifice natural resources for Foxconn.
4:41am
Rep. Kulp. Letter to the editor: Foxconn project will be an economic boost to Wisconsin.

4:06pm
Cap Times. Republican lawmaker files bill to change three-tier system.
3:29pm
Wisconsin State Journal. State payments to Foxconn could begin before 2020.
2:47pm
Cap Times. Some lawmakers hopeful I-94 provision in Foxconn bill could move budget talks forward.
1:55pm
WEAU. Update: Wisconsin moving quickly on Foxconn bill.
12:57pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Public to weigh in on Foxconn bill this week.
11:59am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Environmentalists criticize exemptions for Foxconn's $10 billin Wisconsin plant.
10:22am
U.S. News & World Report. Public hearing on Wisconsin Foxconn bill expected this week.
4:37am
Reuters. Wisconsin to consider $3 billion Foxconn incentive package.
4:35am
Wisconsin State Journal. Conservationists worry Foxconn will blindside state with pollution hangover.
4:29am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Assembly leadership calls for hearings on Foxconn incentive package.
4:26am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Firearm safety course bill set for hearing.

State Agencies

4:26pm
DNR. Weekly news.
11:05am
DHS. Minority health mini-grant focus on several healthy Wisconsin priorities.
10:28am
Wisconsin Historical Society. Experience the Annual Carriage Classic at Villa Louis.
9:34am
Wisconsin Lottery. $1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Kenosha County.

4:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. FoodShare replacement deadline extended for some counties after flooding.

Economy/Business

3:38pm
Wisconsin Petroleum Council. New study: 98,200 Wisconsin jobs supported by natural gas and oil.
12:08pm
Gov. Walker. What they're saying about Wisconn Valley.
10:27am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Erik Iverson to reflect on first year at WARF at Aug. 22 Innovation Network lunch in Madison.

4:36am
Wausau Daily Herald. Tech giant Foxconn inks deal to boost Wisconsin ginseng growers.
4:31am
NBC 26. Foxconn displays what it plans to produce in southeast Wisconsin.

Statewide

11:39am
DeWitt Ross & Stevens. Attorneys mark Ohnstad and Christopher Scherer promoted to shareholders.
4:44am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Tim Cullen assumes chairmanship.

4:46am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: Asset forfeiture, but only after conviction.

Courts

8:55am
District I Court of Appeals. State v. Samuel Silverstein.

1:59pm
UPI. Federal court rules against removing gray wolf from endangered list.

Education

3:41pm
UW-Stevens Point. Theatre and dance season anounced.
2:59pm
UW-River Falls. Small Business Development Center graduate opens new business.
10:10am
UW-Madison. Zika infections unlikely to be passed by kissing, casual contact.
9:49am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty, School Choice Wisconsin. New report shows impact of current accountability measures in Milwaukee Parental Choice Program.
4:40am
UW-River Falls. Trondson honored by American Montessori Society.

Local

4:00pm
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. City of Milwaukee closer to being an Employer of National Service.
12:05pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Alliant Energy Center caps successful year with the 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games.
12:04pm
Milwaukee Ald. Stamper. Proposals for Community Block Grant Funding mean development, jobs.
9:56am
Public Policy Forum. Report finds BID creation in Milwaukee far exceeds that of most other U.S. cities.
4:39am
Milwaukee Alds. Murphy, Bauman. Council approves amended bus rapid transit resolution.

12:55pm
Fox 6. Red Cross hosts Gov. Walker, local business leaders to highlight flood relief efforts.
12:09pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Sex offender residency restrictions vote delayed by Milwaukee Common Council.
10:12am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Milwaukee is No.1 in improvement districts. But measuring their effectiveness is hard.
10:08am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Western Wisconsin braces for opening of St. Croix Crossing bridge to Minnesota.
4:37am
WTMJ. Officials contemplate merging Washington County into Ozaukee County.
4:32am
Racine Journal Times. After Foxconn announcement, Mount Pleasant trustees meet in closed session.
4:30am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. A Foxconn housing boom would start with apartments.
4:27am
WQOW. Record number of meth cases leads to changes in Chippewa County.
4:27am
Baraboo News Republic. Baraboo considers vehicle, tourism taxes.
4:25am
Green Bay Press-Gazette. Teamsters shift from fighting pension cuts to finding a resolution.

Congress

3:55pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Helps introduce bipartisan legislation to support community banks.
3:28pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces legislation to allow Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices and lower costs for seniors.
1:57pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Congratulates Sheboygan County Planning on grant to protect Great Lakes.
10:34am
AFT Local 212. Faculty at MATC blast inaction by Congress.

10:16am
The Hill. Sen. Johnson: 'We can't move on' because ObamaCare is a mess.
4:34am
La Crosse Tribune. Rep. Ron Kind calls for ACA reform after Senate's repeal attempts fail.
4:31am
WTMJ. Johnson, Baldwin split on GOP healthcare plan.

Politics

3:59pm
Walker for Governor. Campaign launches digital ad campaign on historic jobs announcement that will transform Wisconsin's economy.
10:24am
One Wisconsin Now. That didn't take long. Gov. Scott Walker running campaign ads on Foxconn proposal.

10:29am
Cap Times. Paul Ryan, Scott Walker launch ad campaign promoting Foxconn deal in Wisconsin.
10:11am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Scott Walker, Paul Ryan release campaign digital ads touting Foxconn deal.
4:30am
WKOW. Paul Nehlen goes after Speaker Ryan on Capital City Sunday.

 

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