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As the United States Supreme Court took up President Donald Trump’s appeal to end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program on Tuesday, Milwaukee immigration advocates and students gathered to rally support for those living in the country without legal permission.

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When Tommy Thompson decided to return to politics in 2012, he was walking into a Wisconsin that was as divided as ever. The game had changed, and Thompson had to play by a new set of rules. That meant a new take on some of his old positions, including the train.

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The poverty rate for black Wisconsinites is three to four times that of white residents. Gov. Tony Evers and his allies in the state Legislature want to change that with a new executive order and bill.

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Lafayette County officials modified and passed a resolution Tuesday morning that originally called for prosecuting journalists who edit an upcoming news release on a regional water quality study.

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State Assembly lawmakers have approved updates to hemp regulations in Wisconsin.

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State Assembly lawmakers are set to vote Tuesday on updates to hemp regulations in Wisconsin.

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The Wisconsin agriculture secretary fired by the Republican-controlled state Senate has a new job, still within Gov. Tony Evers' administration.

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On Veterans Day, the city of Milwaukee signed off on a tiny village for homeless veterans.

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While a majority of Americans say prescription drugs have made their lives better, 79 percent say drug prices are unreasonable, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation poll conducted earlier this year.

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The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents is facing criticism for not including any faculty, staff or non-regent students to search committee for the next UW System President.

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A federal appeals court has affirmed a lower court ruling that Wisconsin Republican lawmakers can't intervene in a Planned Parenthood lawsuit challenging the state's abortion restrictions.

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The Public Service Commission is directing state agencies to take another look at a roughly $66 million project that would convert manure into energy in Brown County.

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Officials say the new policy is needed after 2016 campaigns left La Crosse taxpayers on the hook for $10,000 of overtime wages from political rallies.

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Gov. Tony Evers has promoted the deputy agriculture secretary after the state Senate fired the head of the agency earlier this week.

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Wisconsin Republicans on Thursday to began and ended a so-called "special session" on gun laws without any debate or votes, despite a call from Gov. Tony Evers to act on plans to expand background checks and instate a red-flag law in the state.

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Wisconsin Republicans are expected on Thursday to begin and end a so-called "special session" on gun laws without any debate or votes, despite a call from Gov. Tony Evers to act on plans to expand background checks and instate a red-flag law in the state.

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Milwaukee County could be moving forward with and advisory referendum on nonpartisan redistricting, joining eight other Wisconsin counties who have held nonbinding votes on the issue.

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The GOP-controlled state Assembly failed on Thursday to override three of Gov. Tony Evers’ budget vetoes, all related to mental health services in Wisconsin.

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The GOP-controlled state Assembly is scheduled to vote Thursday to override three of Gov. Tony Evers’ budget vetoes, all related to mental health services in Wisconsin.

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Wisconsin is considering a bill that would clamp down on cigarette sales — both electronic and traditional — by raising the age for purchasing and using such products.

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