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Walker's budget called for a 5 percent tuition cut for in-state students at the UW System schools starting in the 2018 school year.

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Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block a lower court order that would force Republicans to redraw Wisconsin's legislative map.

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Wisconsin State Rep. Rob Hutton is one of the authors of a bill that would create a council to review occupational state licensures to revise or repeal them. He says, for a variety of reasons, many can't go through the required coursework or class time to obtain an occupational license.

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At a public forum over the weekend, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson faced questions about congressional efforts to scrap the Affordable Care Act, and said some parts of a House-passed plan should be slowed to make sure Americans don't lose coverage.

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Gov. Scott Walker is making an aggressive push to eliminate the state's portion of property tax bills in the 2017-19 state budget. For the average homeowner, the forestry mill tax cost about $26 in 2016.

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During a press conference Friday in Chippewa Falls, Gov. Scott Walker said he hopes the Legislature resurrects his plan to freeze tuition at Wisconsin's technical colleges.

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The proposed law would limit the number of union members on the workers compensation council to reflect the proportion of union workers in Wisconsin.

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U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-WI, co-introduced a bill with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-HI, to enhance cybersecurity in the wake of a global cyber-attack that hit 150 countries last weekend. The bill would create an intelligence review board that decides how the government goes about sharing information about software vulnerabilities.

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Walker called for a two-year tuition freeze at the Wisconsin Technical College System. He also proposed increasing state spending on technical colleges by $5 million per year to offset the lost tuition revenue.

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Gov. Scott Walker called for a two-year tuition freeze at the Wisconsin Technical College System. He also proposed increasing state spending on technical colleges by $5 million per year to offset the lost tuition revenue.

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Anyone who is negligent in taking care of a child, for reasons other than poverty, could face penalties of up to 60 years in prison.

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Democratic state lawmakers announced a package of bills Wednesday that would change requirements for how law enforcement officers are trained to use force in Wisconsin.

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Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke said Wednesday that he's taken a job as an assistant secretary in the Department of Homeland Security.

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Wisconsin’s economic development agency has improved its grant and loan program, but it still isn’t tracking whether its awards create or retain jobs according to a new audit released Wednesday.

The Kathleen Dunn Show

Appointing people to thousands of federal positions is one of the most difficult jobs for a new presidential administration, but the Trump White House has been particularly slow to fill government vacancies, leaving some agencies hard-pressed to start work on carrying out the president's agenda.

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Wisconsin Democrats are proposing a five-bill package of bills on health care in response to the U.S. House of Representative's passage of a bill to repeal portions of the Affordable Care Act.

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Republicans from Wisconsin are calling for President Donald Trump to report to Congress about what he said during a private meeting with Russian officials last week.

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Republicans from Wisconsin are calling for President Donald Trump to report to Congress about what he said during a private meeting with Russian officials last week.

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The state budget committee voted Tuesday to restore five of six positions cut in Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal.

The Kathleen Dunn Show

The Trump administration has proposed sending more military advisors to Afghanistan - 3,000 more troops, to be exact. The goal is to continue assisting Afghan security forces. We’ll talk to Thomas Gouttierre, an expert who lived in Afghanistan for nearly a decade, about what the potential change in...

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