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THU PM Update: Federal panel rejects GOP lawmakers’ request for reimbursement of legal fees...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- A federal three-judge panel today rejected a request from GOP lawmakers to reimburse some of the...

WED PM Update: Senate committee backs Palm’s appointment to lead DHS

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Health Services Secretary Andrea Palm won bipartisan backing from a Senate committee today despite concerns from...

TUE PM Update: PSC gives preliminary OK for transmission line project

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- All three PSC commissioners today gave preliminary OK for a high-voltage transmission line from near Dubuque...

MON PM Update: Testin, included in NRCC poll, passing on race against Kind

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- State Sen. Pat Testin was the "named Republican candidate" who was neck-and-neck with Dem U.S. Rep....

THU PM Update: Dems introduce bill to expand background checks for firearms

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Tony Evers joined Dem lawmakers and AG Josh Kaul to introduce a bill to expand...

WED PM Update: GOP lawmakers push bill to allow pharmacists to prescribe birth control...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- A trio of Republican lawmakers today pushed a GOP backed-bill that would expand access to contraception...

TUE PM Update: Elections Commission approves scaled-back proposal to provide loaner computers to some...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- A divided Wisconsin Elections Commission today settled on a scaled-back proposal to provide temporary replacement computers...

MON PM Update: Evers calls on Trump to end trade war with China

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Tony Evers today sent a letter to Donald Trump urging him to "stop this unnecessary...

THU PM Update: DOT’s Thompson clears committee but Nass, Stroebel raise objections

From WisPolitics.com ... -- A Senate panel today unanimously backed the confirmation of Craig Thompson to lead DOT despite Sen. Steve Nass, R-Whitewater, urging...

WED PM Update: Bill would end civil statute of limitations for child sexual abuse,...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Wisconsin's civil statute of limitations for child sexual abuse cases would be eliminated and clergy would...

TUE PM Update: Evers, GOP leaders working to arrange meeting to discuss gun violence

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Tony Evers and the Republican leaders of the Legislature are working to find a time...

MON PM Update: Evers calls for tightened gun control laws following weekend mass shootings

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Tony Evers today called for the state to tighten gun control laws and knocked Republican...

THU PM Update: Vos rejects Anderson’s request to phone into Assembly committee hearings

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Speaker Robin Vos today rejected a request from paralyzed Dem Rep. Jimmy Anderson to phone into...

WED PM Update: WILL files lawsuit challenging Evers’ use of partial veto authority

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- The conservative Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty today announced it is asking the state Supreme...

TUE PM Update: Kaul joins bipartisan group of AGs in calling on Congress to...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- AG Josh Kaul today signed on to a letter pushing for Congress to combat the "public...