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Veteran Wisconsin Republican congressman Jim Sensenbrenner says he won't seek another term representing the state's 5th District in the House.

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GOP state lawmakers and Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul have hit another roadblock in a continued standoff over how to handle legal settlements involving the state.

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A new Marquette University Law School poll shows President Donald Trump's job approval rating in the key swing state of Wisconsin remains below 50 percent.

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State lawmakers have approved funding for a program aimed at supporting Wisconsin farmers’ mental health, more than a month after GOP lawmakers and the Evers administration first clashed over the subject.

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Wisconsin Republicans are renewing their attempt to ban the use of aborted fetal tissue in research or any other purpose.

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The Assembly Committee on Environment is considering a Republican bill aimed at addressing the hazardous chemicals known as PFAS. The measure, which came up for a public hearing at the Capitol Tuesday, would limit use of foams containing PFAS to emergency firefighting and to testing under DNR-approved conditions.

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The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is expanding efforts to address management of chronic wasting disease as bowhunting season begins this month.

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Democratic State Sen. Lena Taylor, of Milwaukee, has announced her bid for Milwaukee mayor.

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Three proposals designed to help Wisconsin's struggling farmers pay off college debt, encourage diverse operations and plan for retirement are being circulated in the state Legislature.

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The state Department of Natural Resources board is moving toward shortening Wisconsin's ruffed grouse season as the population dwindles.

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Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele is asking the bus drivers union to set aside their differences so Milwaukee County Transit can find a way to get more money from the state.

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A bipartisan bill looking to encourage hemp production in Wisconsin is moving to a vote in the state Senate after passing the chamber's committee on agriculture with unanimous support last week.

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Republican state lawmakers hired a private attorney on Thursday in an attempt to end a stalemate with Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul over how to implement a new state law.

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Gov. Tony Evers says he hopes to name a new leader for Wisconsin's economic development agency within two weeks.

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Gov. Tony Evers says he is waiting for a recommendation from his legal team about when to call a special election for the congressional district being vacated by retiring U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy.

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According to memos released by the state Department of Justice, legal action on more than 15 cases that could net Wisconsin millions of dollars is in limbo as a deadlock with Republican lawmakers continues.

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Two Republican state legislators are working on a bill that would eliminate Wisconsin's waiting period before divorcees can get married again.

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State officials say the state’s latest wolf count is further evidence that Wisconsin’s wolf population might be stabilizing.

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A bipartisan proposal at the state Capitol would expand a loan program aimed at getting more teachers from minority communities into Wisconsin classrooms with high percentages of minority students.

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Gov. Tony Evers is asking state agencies to expand the scope of addressing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances known as PFAS in response to growing concerns over their impact on public health.

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