Rewind: Your Week in Review for Feb. 26

On this week's episode of "Rewind," WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and the Capital Times' Briana Reilly discuss Gov. Tony Evers’ capital budget, the special session bill on unemployment insurance, GOP bills on absentee voting and more.
Budget BLOG

DOT expects boost in federal aid to make up for $172 million shortfall in transportation revenue

The state's transportation fund is expected to end the fiscal year June 30 with a deficit of about $172 million, according to DOT. Still, in...
DC Wrap

DC Wrap: House Dems will attempt to push through with pandemic relief package

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...
QUORUM CALL

Assembly unanimously passes UI system upgrade bill that includes liability protections from COVID-19 lawsuits

Assembly lawmakers unanimously approved an amended bill that would begin the process of overhauling the state's UI computer system. The bill would also, among other...

WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ handicap the state superintendent’s race

The WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, handicap the race for state superintendent of public instruction and discuss the role political parties are likely to play in the nonpartisan spring election.

Paul Fanlund: Here’s Alex Gee’s problem with white Madison’s leadership

The prominent Black leader and reverend says many in the city’s white-controlled power structure see themselves as enlightened, but some still fail to fully grasp what Blacks here face or to trust Black-led solutions.

Pat Testin: National anthem inspires, unifies

American symbols like the flag and our national anthem have the power to unite. They remind us that despite our differences, we share a common bond. That is why I joined with Representatives Tony Kurtz and Scott Krug to author the Star Spangled Banner Act.

Divesting from fossil fuels up for debate in Wisconsin

Divesting from fossil fuels could be a smart financial choice to help Wisconsin lead the fight against climate change, according to Dem...

Housing market starts new year on record pace

The Wisconsin market for existing homes started the new year on record pace even as inventories continued to tighten statewide, according to...

Evers’ budget tax proposals total a $1 billion increase

The net impact of Gov. Tony Evers’ budget tax proposals would be a $1 billion increase over the biennium, according to his...

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Rewind: Your Week in Review for Feb. 26

On this week's episode of "Rewind," WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and the Capital Times' Briana Reilly discuss Gov. Tony Evers’ capital budget, the special session bill on unemployment insurance, GOP bills on absentee voting and more.

Senate bills would create new sexual assault kit processing timeline

Today's Midday podcast covers Senate bills that would require the Department of Justice to establish a tracking system for sexual assault kits and create...

Wisconsin to open four more vaccination clinics within next two months

Today's Midday podcast covers new vaccination clinics to be located in La Crosse, Racine and Marathon counties. The fourth is split between Douglas and...

Joint Finance Committee Republicans nix most of Evers’ budget, want less broad expansions

Today's Midday podcast covers the Joint Finance Committee co-chairs in a WisPolitics.com luncheon about a number of items in Evers' budget that they oppose:...

Johnson faces reelection pressure and strengthens ties to Trump as Alex Lasry announces bid

Today's Midday podcast covers U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson facing even more reelection pressure as he strengthens ties to Donald Trump after the impeachment trial,...

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