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DC Wrap: Baldwin, House move to end baby formula shortage; Tiffany introduces bill to delist gray wolves again

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Mnookin calls self ‘strong supporter’ of free speech on campus; Vos calls appointment as Madison chancellor ‘tragic mistake’

Incoming UW-Madison Chancellor Jennifer Mnookin told reporters universities should "create spaces for ideas of all different kinds," including critical race theory. GOP Assembly Speaker Robin...

Vos urges UW regents to reconsider pick for Madison chancellor; Mnookin says she’s never met GOP leader

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos called the choice of UCLA Law School Dean Dr. Jennifer Mnookin as UW-Madison chancellor a "blatant partisan selection" and urged...

State tourism seeing rebound, industry leaders tell ‘UpFront’

The J-1 visa program is rebounding after essentially shutting down because of the pandemic, boosting a major employment lifeline for summer tourism hot spots...

Dona Palmer: I value life, but also a woman’s right to choose

I don’t know what the influences are on a woman’s full range of spirituality and thinking, but I believe I do not have the right to force a woman to go against her conscience. Abortion may not be the choice I think I’d make, but her decision is not mine to usurp.

Spencer Black: Unpack the U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court has been packed with right-wingers in contradiction of constitutional norms, majority opinion and any regard for honest and fair play.

M.D. Kittle: Cronyism charges against Evers agency

Supporting Families Together Association, which has administered the state’s YoungStar program for more than a decade, filed the protest letter after DCF last month signaled its plans to award the contract to New York-based Shine Early Learning.

Experts discuss ways to reduce volatility in energy markets, reach clean energy goals

Experts say more renewable energy production, greater reliance on nuclear power and adoption of electric vehicles could help reduce volatility in energy...

Expert says addressing ‘long COVID’ should be ‘highest priority’

One of the state’s top COVID-19 experts says understanding, preventing and treating the condition known as “long COVID” should be “our highest...

State ranked 14th for health of seniors

The health of Wisconsin seniors has been ranked 14th out of U.S. states in the latest America’s Health Rankings report from the...

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