Presidential debates have touched on immigration reform, the Middle East, and economic policies, but our guest says candidates and the media aren’t talking about some other important issues. A political scientist lays out some major topics that deserve more attention. We also talk to a UW scientist developing new strains of beets, and we talk to a reporter covering the worker strike at Kohler Co. in Wisconsin.
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Union Workers Strike At Kohler Co. In Wisconsin
On Sunday union workers at Kohler Co. in Wisconsin went on strike for the first time since 1983. A reporter covering this news for WPR shares why workers are striking and how soon they could get back to work.
Issues That Deserve More Attention In The Presidential Race
Amid the drama and personalities of the presidential race, a Wisconsin political scientist says there are key issues that deserve more attention from candidates, the media, and the voting public.
Wisconsin Life: The Beet Goes On
On today’s Wisconsin Life we’ll talk to a UW-Madison professor and vegetable breeder who develops new strains of beets and other vegetables.
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