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Evers rejects Trump administration demand schools be open for in-person instruction

Today's Midday podcast covers Gov. Tony Evers rejecting demands from the Trump administration that schools be reopened this fall for in-person instruction, countering that...

Vos’ popcorn company received PPP loan of at least $150K

Today's Midday podcast covers the Small Business Administration releasing a list of loans awarded to companies under the Paycheck Protection Program.

Region’s top doctor says more young people affected by COVID-19

Today's Midday podcast covers the rising COVID-19 cases in Wisconsin that more young people are getting sick from, and a Milwaukee alderwoman said members of...

Kind says monitoring essential to ensure countries are meeting terms of USMCA

Today's Midday podcast covers U.S. Rep. Ron Kind saying he expects the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement will be positive for the Wisconsin agriculture industry but adding...

Supreme Court unlikely to issue decision on voter list lawsuit before November election

Today's Midday Podcast covers the state Supreme Court declining to fast track a case seeking to force from the rolls thousands of voters who...

Appeals court upholds GOP law placing restrictions on early voting in long-watched case

Today's Midday podcast features of a unanimous federal appeals court upholding a series of GOP-authored election laws -- including restrictions on early, in-person voting...

Milwaukee should get second chance to host Dem National Convention, DNC member Penebaker says

Today's Midday podcast covers the latest from the presidential race and Khary Penebaker, a Wisconsin representative on the DNC, saying Milwaukee should get another...

Trump touts shipbuilding contract, efforts to rebuild military during visit to Marinette shipyard

Today's Midday podcast features coverage of President Trump's visit to Fincantieri Marinette Marine.

Trump visits Wisconsin as polls show him trailing Biden

Today's Midday podcast covers President Trump's visit to Marinette Marine today and analysis of the Marquette University Law School poll that showed him down...

Protests turned violent at the state Capitol last night

Today's Midday podcast covers the ongoing protests that have sprung up after the death of George Floyd in police custody that turned violent last...

Pence makes his fourth trip to Wisconsin today

Today's Midday podcast covers Vice President Mike Pence's stops today at Waukesha STEM Academy and the inaugural "Faith in America" tour event in Pewaukee.

Wisconsin one of 23 states in which police are largest municipal spending category

Today's Midday Podcast covers a new report from the Wisconsin Policy Forum examining police funding trends in Wisconsin.

Elections Commission approves absentee ballot application mailer, deadlocks on ballot harvesting

Today's Midday podcast features coverage of the Wisconsin Elections Commission signing off on sending an absentee ballot application to some 2.7 million voters but...

Assembly Republicans circulate letter opposing absentee ballot application mailing

Today's Midday podcast features coverage of a letter being circulated by Assembly Republicans opposing the Wisconsin Elections Commission's proposal to send absentee ballot applications...

Moore, Grothman split on federal policing legislation

Today's Midday podcast covers U.S. Reps. Gwen Moore, D-Milwaukee, and Glenn Grothman, R-Glenbeulah, disagreeing on reform of "qualified immunity" for police officers.
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