Civic Media: Leans into public education with “BustED Pencils,” weeknights at 6 p.m.

Madison, Wis. – Civic Media is pleased to announce that BustED Pencils will broadcast every weeknight from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. across the statewide Civic Media radio network. BustED Pencils: Fully Leaded Education Talk, hosted by Dr. Tim Slekar and Dr. Johnny Lupinacci, is a radio show and podcast dedicated to public education, known for its commitment to hard facts with a humorous twist. The tran… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options. Username or E-mail Password * Remember

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Dept. of Justice: Wisconsin to receive $24 million after arbitration win in dispute with cigarette manufacturers

MADISON, Wis. – Attorney General Josh Kaul announced today that an arbitration panel of former judges has ruled in favor of the State of Wisconsin in its dispute with Philips Morris USA, Inc, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company and other cigarette manufacturers. The win will result in Wisconsin receiving approximately $24 million in disputed funds. “This ruling means that tobacco companies are continuing… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Dept. of Public Instruction: Submits list of recommended early literacy curricula to Joint Committee on Finance for approval

MADISON — In accordance with 2023 Wisconsin Act 20, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction on Monday submitted a memo to the Joint Committee on Finance that includes a list of recommended early literacy curricula for use in kindergarten to third grade. The DPI’s list of recommended curricula contains 11 instructional materials that were carefully reviewed by subject matter experts and t… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Better Business Bureau: When a “charity” is actually a 527 political organization

Milwaukee, Wis. – BBB wise Giving Alliance produces evaluative reports on nationally soliciting charities that are tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Some Better Business Bureaus similarly report on regionally soliciting charities. As a matter of long-standing practice, however, BBBs do not seek to report on political parties or other entities raising funds for politi… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Gustafson campaign: Announces re-election campaign

FOX CROSSING, Wis. – Today, Wisconsin State Representative Nate ‘Gus’ Gustafson (R-Fox Crossing) announced his intention to run for re-election to represent the people of the 55th State Assembly District. Rep. Gustafson released the following statement: “It has been my honor to serve the people of the 55th Assembly District and I look forward to earning enough votes to allow me to continue the i… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Biden-Harris Administration: Announces nearly $6 billion for clean drinking water and wastewater infrastructure as part of Investing in America Tour

Today, Vice President Kamala Harris and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan will travel to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as part of the Administration’s Investing in America Tour to announce $5.8 billion in funding for clean water infrastructure from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda. President Biden and Vice President Harris are committed to ensuring a future … Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Owen Robinson: Democrats keep the change

Why are Evers and his fellow travelers refusing to let Wisconsinites keep their money to afford the exploding cost of living despite government being fully funded? Simple. They do not think it is your money.

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Dept. of Public Instruction: Submits list of recommended early literacy curricula to Joint Committee on Finance for approval

MADISON — In accordance with 2023 Wisconsin Act 20, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction on Monday submitted a memo to the Joint Committee on Finance that includes a list of recommended early literacy curricula for use in kindergarten to third grade. The DPI’s list of recommended curricula contains 11 instructional materials that

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Gustafson campaign: Announces re-election campaign

FOX CROSSING, Wis. – Today, Wisconsin State Representative Nate ‘Gus’ Gustafson (R-Fox Crossing) announced his intention to run for re-election to represent the people of the 55th State Assembly District. Rep. Gustafson released the following statement: “It has been my honor to serve the people of the 55th Assembly District and I look forward

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Biden-Harris Administration: Announces nearly $6 billion for clean drinking water and wastewater infrastructure as part of Investing in America Tour

Today, Vice President Kamala Harris and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan will travel to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as part of the Administration’s Investing in America Tour to announce $5.8 billion in funding for clean water infrastructure from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda. President Biden and Vice President Harris are committed to

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Owen Robinson: Democrats keep the change

Why are Evers and his fellow travelers refusing to let Wisconsinites keep their money to afford the exploding cost of living despite government being fully funded? Simple. They do not think it is your money.

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