State Self-Insurance Push, Wisconsin Bike Week, Why Men Resist Seeing The Doctor

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When it comes to seeking help for physical or mental ailments, our guest says men are much more likely than women to resist seeing a doctor. He shares why and what can be done to get more men receiving the care they need. We also get an update on Governor Walker’s push to move state employees onto a self-insurance plan. Plus, we learn about some of the fun events happening around the state during Wisconsin Bike Week!

Featured in this Show

  • Budget Committee Comes Out Against Self-Insurance

    On Monday the Wisconsin legislature’s budget committee restated their opposition to Governor Scott Walker’s plan for self-insurance for state workers. The committee said other benefits changes could save $60 million…without resorting to self-insurance. We get the details.

  • Wisconsin Bike Week Celebrates All Things Bicycling

    We talk to former Madison mayor Dave Cieslewicz about Wisconsin Bike Week.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Karl Christenson Producer
  • David Wahlberg Guest
  • Dave Cieslewicz Guest