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President Donald Trump teased Friday at the possibility of a " massive " new tax plan, set to be unveiled Wednesday.

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The proposal would eliminate the requirement that laborers employed on a state construction project be paid the prevailing wage.

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The Legislature’s budget committee has scrapped a proposal that would have restricted the ability of Internet Service Providers, or ISPs, to collect peoples’ browsing data.

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Two Wisconsin groups say their efforts to promote sound science will continue beyond the Saturday marches that brought thousands of people out across the state and more across the globe. Members of the recently formed Wisconsin’s Green Fire: Voices for Conservation took part in a March for Science...

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Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke is applauding a letter the U.S. Department of Justice sent last week. Milwaukee County was one of nine so-called "sanctuary" communities across the country to get a letter from the DOJ on Friday threatening to withhold, suspend or terminate grant funding.

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Republican Indiana State Rep. Ed Soliday spoke in Milwaukee on Monday about his state's new transportation funding plan. Indiana's plan calls for a 10 cent gas tax increase, an increased vehicle registration fee and the possibility of adding toll roads.

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As Republicans in Congress try to come up with a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, hospitals and insurance companies are asking elected officials to preserve a part of the health care law known as cost-sharing reduction payments. Without them, providers say, there could be fewer health plans and premiums could rise.

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The governor said he doesn't believe a gas tax or vehicle registration fee increase will be included in the next state budget to help pay for state construction projects.

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State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, D-Alma, says she is still considering a bid to challenge likely incumbent Gov. Scott Walker in 2018, and she said Democrats are "more motivated" than she's seen in a long time.

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Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy joined a group of around 30 Donald Trump backers at a rally in the northwestern Wisconsin Village of Turtle Lake Saturday to show support for the president.

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The pilot program would require some voucher recipients to be employed or participate in a training program.

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A bill approved by a state Assembly committee Thursday would authorize the state to seek a federal waiver that would allow it to put requirements in place for some voucher recipients to be employed or participate in a training program.

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Milwaukee County is one of nine so-called "sanctuary" communities across the country that received a letter from the Department of Justice on Friday threatening to withhold, suspend or terminate grant funding.

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Gov. Scott Walker says he's open to compromise on his plans for University of Wisconsin tuition. But he adds only if the Legislature agrees to two more years of frozen tuition in the next budget.

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Milwaukee native Gareth Reynolds is the co-host of The Dollop podcast, which combines comedy with American history.

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The so-called REINS Act would require legislative approval for any agency rule that would cost businesses or taxpayers more than $10 million.

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Conservatives on the Wisconsin Supreme Court have rejected a plan that would have required judges and justices to recuse themselves in cases involving large donors to their individual campaigns.

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As women rise to top positions, conventional wisdom might dictate the frequency with which they're interrupted would go down. But a new study looking at the rates of interruptions in the nation's highest court shows high-achieving women may not be immune to interruptions.

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County conservation officials are calling on lawmakers to restore funding aimed at helping them work with farmers to reduce water pollution.

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During a visit to Wisconsin Tuesday, President Donald Trump ordered the review of the H-1B program. H-1B is a federal visa program that allows employers to hire out of country workers for specialty occupations.

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