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It's been a busy week for former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

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Gov. Tony Evers is headed to Japan in September for his first trade mission.

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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan says he wants to know more about why it's costing $750 per day to hold migrant children at a privately-owned Miami detention facility following a Monday visit to the center to observe conditions there.

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UW System tuition fund balances have dropped by more than half since lawmakers objected to what some called a "slush fund" in 2013, triggering a seven year freeze on tuition increases.

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Former Gov. Scott Walker says he won't run for U.S. Senate or governor in 2022, potentially opening up the GOP field for the two statewide races.

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State Rep. Amanda Stuck says she is running for the U.S. House in northeastern Wisconsin's 8th District.

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State Rep. Amanda Stuck says she is running for the U.S. House in northeastern Wisconsin's 8th District.

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The head of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said the state is focusing more on research rather than developing rules to address chronic wasting disease in deer.

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President Donald Trump held a private fundraiser Friday and stopped at Derco Aerospace in Milwaukee.

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A new tax on electronic cigarettes in Wisconsin is among the smallest of such taxes in the country, according to a new study from a public policy think-tank.

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The office of State Treasurer is planning to move forward with a student loan task force to address the ballooning $24 billion debt , despite funding for that proposal being removed from the budget.

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University of Wisconsin Board of Regents President Drew Petersen has announced a coordinated and "aggressive" campaign to advocate for the UW System campuses throughout the state.

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President Donald Trump will visit Wisconsin on Friday, one of two Midwest stops as he warms up his re-election engine.

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President Donald Trump unloaded via Twitter on former U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, calling Ryan a "lame duck failure."

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Democratic presidential candidates U.S. Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke and former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro were in Milwaukee during Hispanic civil rights organization LULAC's annual convention.

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The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents has approved the 2019-20 budget by unanimous vote. Student fees and room and board rates will increase slightly while tuition will remain frozen for a seventh consecutive year.

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Following a ruling on partisan gerrymandering from the U.S. Supreme Court last month, advocates for changing how legislative maps are drawn in Wisconsin say the courts are out of the picture and a change to state law is their only hope.

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The number of people with diabetes is expected to increase and some Wisconsin state lawmakers are hoping to turn the trend around.

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Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Beto O'Rourke and Julian Castro are participating in a town hall in Milwaukee sponsored by the Hispanic civil rights organization LULAC.

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A new proposal at the state Capitol would allow the identity of lottery winners in Wisconsin to remain private.

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