North-Central Wisconsin films, How Congress avoided shutdown

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President Joe Biden meets with House Speaker Kevin McCarthy of Calif., to discuss the debt limit in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, May 22, 2023, in Washington
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We learn more about a short-film festival in North Central Wisconsin highlighting local filmmakers. Then, we talk to a Wisconsin political scientist about Congress preventing a government shutdown.

Featured in this Show

  • Celebrating short films from around the Upper Wisconsin River Basin

    We talk with the organizer — and a grand prize winner — from the new short film festival featuring Wisconsin-focused filmmakers from around a ten-county region in north-central Wisconsin.

  • How Congress reached a deal to prevent a government shutdown at the last minute

    Congress reached a deal to avert a government shutdown at the last minute. A Wisconsin political scientist joins us to discuss how the deal was reached and what happens next.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Garrett Katerzynske Guest
  • Derek Piotrowski Guest
  • Henrik Schatzinger Guest

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