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Wisconsin Senate Republican Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald said he won't hold hearings or debate a pair of gun control bills Democratic Gov. Tony Evers called a special session to consider.

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Wisconsin Senate Republican Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald said he won't hold hearings or debate a pair of gun control bills Democratic Gov. Tony Evers called a special session to consider.

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The Wisconsin Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in the last remaining state-based legal challenge to December’s lame-duck session of the state Legislature.

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A Senate committee is set to take up a bipartisan bill that would make it a felony to trespass or damage oil and gas pipelines.

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Nearly two-thirds of respondents to a new poll say they believe U.S. Supreme Court justices base their decisions on the law rather than politics.

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Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett has asked President Donald Trump to host the G-7 Summit in Milwaukee.

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Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is calling the Republican-controlled Legislature into a special session to take up a pair of gun control measures that GOP leaders have been unwilling to debate.

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The state Supreme Court is set to hear oral arguments in the last active lawsuit challenging Republicans' lame-duck laws.

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The state Supreme Court is set to hear oral arguments in the last active lawsuit challenging Republicans' lame-duck laws.

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A University of Wisconsin-Madison program aimed at identifying and recovering the bodies of Wisconsin soldiers declared missing in action would get more state funding under a proposal at the state Capitol.

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A planned special election in the 7th Congressional District will be pushed back to Tuesday, May 12.

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Two Democrats, Wausau School Board President Tricia Zunker and Businessman Lawrence Dale, join the 7th congressional district race in Northwest Wisconsin. Outside of Milwaukee, a 5th congressional district candidate state Sen. Scott Fitzgerald (R) receives a major endorsement from former Gov. Tommy Thompson.

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DNC Host Committee Finance Chair Alex Lasry gives updates on the 2020 Convention and all that it will bring to the state. Next August, Lasry says the convention will bring over 50,000 people to Milwaukee, many of whom have never been to Wisconsin before. He said he thinks the national spotlight will put Wisconsin on the map.

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Gov. Tony Evers has endorsed the recommendatinos made by the Speakers Task Force on Water Quality.

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A new report from the Federal Reserve says harvests in large areas of the Midwest — including Wisconsin — will be much smaller this year.

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Wisconsin would adopt a new bill of rights for sexual assault victims under a proposal in the state Legislature.

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Democratic U.S. Rep. Ron Kind says he supports investigating President Donald Trump but impeachment and removal from office should be a "last resort."

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Dozens of people die in car crashes in Milwaukee each year. State legislators and city officials say placing cameras at intersections to catch speeders and other lawbreakers will make the streets safer.

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One Wisconsin corn grower says Trump Administration oversold how much a ethanol regulation change will help farmers.

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