Recap of the State Senate’s Final Session, State Supreme Court Debate

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The state senate had its final meeting of the legislative session yesterday, and WPR’s state capitol reporter fills us in on all the bills that passed and are on their way to Gov. Walker’s desk. Wisconsin’s State Supreme Court candidates will square off in their first debate soon, and the election is less than a month away. Our guest gives us a recap of the debate, and we discuss the state of the race.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Haleema Shah Producer
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • Laurel White Guest
  • Joe Heim Guest