March 3, 2015 - 10:05pm
When testifying before the Legislature's budget committee on Tuesday, Workforce Development Reggie Newson wouldn't offer many details of a plan Walker campaigned on that would require drug testing for recipients of unemployment benefits.
March 3, 2015 - 9:48pm
Department of Natural Resources Secretary Cathy Stepp said she doesn’t know who suggested taking rulemaking power away from the citizen-led Natural Resources Board.
March 3, 2015 - 9:00pm
After a recent Facebook post saying he was leaving the U.S. State Department and would return to Wisconsin, Russ Feingold has fueled speculation that he might run once more for Senate against Republican Ron Johnson.
March 3, 2015 - 8:36pm
A black state senator says the Department of Corrections needs to do more to reduce racial disparities in the state prisons.
March 3, 2015 - 7:35pm
Clergy abuse victims and the Milwaukee Catholic Archdiocese will go back before a federal bankruptcy judge on Wednesday in a hearing that will determine whether many people who say they were physically abused while children will remain in the church bankruptcy case.
March 3, 2015 - 5:19pm
The conservative magazine The Weekly Standard posted an open letter from Gov. Scott Walker on its website Tuesday in which the governor promises to enact legislation that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
March 3, 2015 - 3:13pm
Department of Natural Resources Secretary Cathy Stepp told lawmakers that while she wasn't considering selling corporate naming rights for Wisconsin state parks at this moment, that it would be "part of the discussion" over the next two years.
March 3, 2015 - 11:16am
A Republican state lawmaker and outspoken critic of the University of Wisconsin took aim at a UW economist on Monday for producing research that disputes the benefits of right-to-work laws.
March 3, 2015 - 11:00am
Crop insurance largely covers commodities, like corn and soybeans, but new programs rolling out this year could ensure that more fruits and vegetables are covered.
March 3, 2015 - 10:15am
A top aide to Gov. Scott Walker offered few details on Monday when pressed by state lawmakers for answers about key pieces of the governor's proposed state budget.