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Rewind: Your Week in Review for Sept. 11

On this week's episode, WisconsinEye's Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com's JR Ross discuss lawsuits seeking access to Wisconsin’s presidential ballot, the Marquette University Law School Poll and this week’s campaign stops.

Supreme Court orders temporary halt to mailing absentee ballots as it considers Green Party lawsuit

The Elections Commission made “every possible effort” Thursday afternoon to gather the information the Wisconsin Supreme Court wanted on absentee ballots that may have...
DC Wrap

DC Wrap: Trump trails Biden by four points in Wisconsin in latest MU law poll

Welcome to our weekly DC Wrap, where we write about Wisconsin’s congressional delegation. Sign up here to receive the newsletter directly: https://forms.gle/YLYZtJWHPSt24HhZ7 Quotes of the...

Biden still has edge as MU Law Poll finds little change in Wisconsin presidential race

The presidential race in Wisconsin was largely unchanged in the latest Marquette University Law School Poll even after the turmoil in Kenosha, where violent...

Transportation revenue dips amid drop in fuel taxes, registration fees

The state's transportation fund took in almost 5 percent less in 2019-20 than was expected, driven largely by people driving less amid the COVID-19...

In first TV ad of his 2020 campaign, Gallagher praises northern Wisconsin’s resilience in dealing with COVID-19

In his first TV ad of the 2020 campaign, U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher says when he took an oath to defend the country from...

Pence, Harris make Wisconsin swings in push toward November election

Vice President Mike Pence made a pitch to farmers and workers while Dem vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris spoke of the challenges facing minority-...

WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ handicap fall races for Senate, Assembly

As Wisconsin heads into the final stretch to the November election, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, handicap each party's chances in races for state Senate and Assembly.

Paul Fanlund: A more charitable take on Donald Trump voters

New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman offers a sound take on why Trump’s backers stick with him no matter what. It’s not that they really like him, it’s that they hate people who look down on them and Trump.

Matt Kussow: UW-Foundation President and CEO Mike Knetter speaks on higher education’s future

On the most recent episode of Badgers United’s podcast, The Flagship, President and CEO of the UW-Foundation, Mike Knetter shares the state of UW-Madison’s finances along with what needs to be addressed to solve the current financial problems.

James Wigderson: Supreme Court will hear challenge to Dane County school closure order

Dane County’s private school parents got some relief on Thursday from the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Reggie Jackson: A threat to white truth

How the 1619 Project reignited America’s racial reckoning.

Dan Shafer: Biden vs. Trump and Black Lives Matter in Wisconsin: The September 2020 Marquette Poll breakdown

The post-Kenosha polling shift many expected didn't happen. But a whole lot did. An in-depth look at voters' views on the race for president and the Black Lives Matter movement.
  • DWD officials working to modernize systems following latest LAB report

    Officials with the Department of Workforce Development say they’re working to modernize the state’s unemployment insurance system, following a report from the Legislative Audit Bureau showing the agency failed to comply with certain federal regulations.  The semi-annual LAB report documented […]

  • Eviction filings expected to surge in August

    Eviction filings in Wisconsin are expected to surge in August once the federal eviction moratorium is lifted. But state officials say efforts to provide relief for renters could help ease the pain.  According to a release from the state Department of Administration, statewide evictions have been […]

  • Shipping costs and delays expected to increase, experts say

    Higher shipping costs and longer delays are expected to spike through the end of the year as Wisconsin’s lack of intermodal systems and labor shortages hamper state companies, experts said. “No one expects any kind of relief until well into 2022 — maybe as long as it goes into the second […]

  • Dane County, Milwaukee officials urging return to masks as COVID-19 cases increase

    Dane County health officials are urging everyone ages 2 and older to return to wearing masks in certain indoor settings, following new CDC guidance.  This change comes as the delta variant of COVID-19 is driving a resurgence in cases both in Wisconsin and around the country.  The state’s […]

  • La Crosse investor sees opportunities for entrepreneurs to leverage expertise

    A La Crosse-based investor sees opportunities for Wisconsin entrepreneurs to leverage industry expertise as they seek to grow their companies and secure investments.  In a recent interview, Idea Fund of La Crosse Managing Director Jon Horne discussed some of the lessons he’s learned over the […]

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The Insiders

WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ handicap fall races for Senate, Assembly

As Wisconsin heads into the final stretch to the November election, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, handicap each party's chances in races for state Senate and Assembly.

WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ assess the impact of the national party conventions

With the national party conventions in the rearview mirror, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, handicap their impact on Wisconsin voters. Sponsored by Michael Best Strategies and the Wisconsin Counties Association.

WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ discuss the police shooting of Jacob Blake, Kenosha unrest

After Kenosha police shoot a Black man and two protesters are shot and killed by a 17-year-old white resident of Illinois, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, assign responsibility for the unrest, critique the response and offer solutions to ease social tensions.

Rewind

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Sept. 11

On this week's episode, WisconsinEye's Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com's JR Ross discuss lawsuits seeking access to Wisconsin’s presidential ballot, the Marquette University Law School Poll and this week’s campaign stops.

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Sept. 4

On this week's episode, WisconsinEye's Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com's JR Ross discuss visits from President Trump and Joe Biden to Kenosha following unrest there, Republicans declining to take action during Gov. Tony Evers’ special session on police policies, an increase in state tax collections and more.

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Aug. 28

On this week's episode, WisconsinEye's Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com's JR Ross discuss unrest in Kenosha following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a lawsuit from a conservative group to void Gov. Tony Evers' mask mandate, and Wisconsin involvement in the Republican National Convention.
  • “WisBusiness: the Show” with Bre Loughlin of Nurse Disrupted

    The latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show” spotlights Bre Loughlin, who won the Information Technology category of the 2021 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest with her pitch on Nurse Disrupted. Listen to Loughlin’s presentation at the recent Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ […]

  • “WisBusiness: the Show” with Dr. Nick Von Bergen of Atrility Medical

    The latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show” spotlights Dr. Nick Von Bergen of Atrility Medical, the winner of the 2021 Governor’s Business Plan Contest. Listen to Dr. Von Bergen’s presentation at the June 3 Entrepreneurs’ Conference to a live audience. Atrility Medical has developed […]

  • ‘WisBusiness: The Show’ features Matt Kee of Tundra Angels

    MADISON, Wis. – The latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show” features Matthew Kee, who manages Green Bay-based Tundra Angels. Kee’s passion for working with young companies led him to see the need for the investor group while working for the Greater Green Bay Chamber. In addition, Tom […]

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America First Action PAC ad focuses on Kenosha unrest

A new ad from a pro-Trump PAC focuses on the violent protests in Kenosha that left one business burned to the ground. America First Action...

Priorities USA ad charges Trump is ‘laser-focused on gutting health care’

A new TV ad from the Dem super PAC Priorities USA charges Trump is "laser-focused on gutting health care." The group said the new ad...

In first TV ad of his 2020 campaign, Gallagher praises northern Wisconsin’s resilience in...

In his first TV ad of the 2020 campaign, U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher says when he took an oath to defend the country from...

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