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Voters head to the polls for the second statewide election during the pandemic

Today's Midday podcast covers election clerks using members of the National Guard to staff polling sites around Wisconsin and highlights three races Capitol insiders...

Neylon, Neubauer debate Evers’ mask mandate on ‘UpFront’

Today's Midday podcast covers the debate on the “UpFront” program between Rep. Adam Neylon, R-Pewaukee, and Rep. Greta Neubauer, D-Racine, on Gov. Tony Evers'...

Evers announces $32 million for UW System COVID testing

Today's Midday podcast covers Gov. Tony Evers announcing $32 million in CARES Act funding for the UW System for COVID-19 testing and personal protective...

Kanye West submits declaration of candidacy, but unclear if prez signatures turned in on...

Today's Midday podcast covers Kanye West's efforts to get on the presidential ballot in Wisconsin and highlights potential roadblocks in that process.

Biden, other speakers won’t travel to Milwaukee for 2020 Dem National Convention

Today's Midday podcast covers the breaking news that Joe Biden will not accept the Dem presidential nomination in Milwaukee, citing concerns over rising COVID-19...

Presidential race in Wisconsin heats up

Today's Midday podcast features coverage of Gov. Tony Evers endorsing Joe Biden, a last-minute push for ballot access by two presidential candidates and first...

Johnson quizzed on Biden probe on ‘UpFront’

Today's Midday podcast features a breakdown of an investigation led by U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson into presumptive Dem nominee Joe Biden's son and reaction...

Evers mask mandate could prompt second legal fight over executive power limits

Today's Midday podcast covers Gov. Tony Evers’ decision to issue a statewide mask mandate, which could set up another legal battle over the extent...

League of Municipalities chief says ‘overwhelming majority’ of cities will not adopt a mask...

Today's Midday podcast covers Wisconsin League of Municipalities Executive Director Jerry Deschane saying the "overwhelming majority of cities have no intention of adopting a...

DWD says U.S. Senate GOP proposal could worsen UI backlog

Today's Midday podcast covers the Department of Workforce Development warning a GOP plan to switch the additional federal unemployment benefit to a percentage of...

Early, in-person voting begins

Today's Midday podcast covers the kick-off of early, in-person voting under a federal appeals court ruling from earlier this summer.

Kaul slams Trump’s move to deploy federal agents to Milwaukee as a ‘political stunt’

Today's Midday podcast covers appearance on the UpFront program by AG Josh Kaul, UW System Interim President Tommy Thompson and Rohn Bishop, chairman of...

Thompson says call for $250M in agency cuts an obstacle to safely reopening campuses

Today's Midday podcast covers the response to Gov. Tony Evers directing state agencies to find a quarter of a billion dollars in cost savings...

Sensenbrenner endorses Fitzgerald for 5th CD GOP nomination

Today's Midday podcast covers retiring GOP U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner endorsing state Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald to replace him in the 5th CD.

Trump holds Wisconsin ‘tele-rally’; Biden campaign adds 7 Wisconsin staffers

Today's Midday podcast covers the latest Wisconsin-based action in the presidential race, including President Trump's tele-rally, Vice President Pence's trip to the state and...