Smoky Air, Milwaukee County Executive On Bucks Arena, Wisconsin Medical Society Vaccine Policy

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A proposal for a new Milwaukee arena has been a sticking point in the state budget, and the full legislature will vote on the measure soon. The Milwaukee County Executive behind the plan explains why the new arena will be good for the city and state. We also discuss the changes to the Wisconsin Medical Society’s new vaccine policy, and discuss the smoky air blowing through Wisconsin today.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Galen Druke Producer
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • Veronica Rueckert Producer
  • Chris Abele Guest
  • Dr. Patrick Remington Guest