Law Tracking Restraints In Schools, Proposed Changes To Elections

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An advocate discusses new figures showing how often students are isolated or restrained in schools. Then, state Sen. Kathy Bernier, R-Chippewa Falls, talks about changing how Wisconsin elections are run.

Featured in this Show

  • New Snapshot Of Restraints, Isolation In Schools

    In the wake of a new law, the state recently released first-of-its-kind data on the use of isolation and restraints in Wisconsin schools. We discuss takeaways with an advocate for parents of children with emotional and behavioral health challenges.

  • State Sen. Kathleen Bernier On Proposed GOP Election Changes

    Wisconsin Republicans are proposing 10 bills that would change absentee voting eligibility, poll worker rules, where voters can return their ballots and more. The chair of the state Senate’s election committee discusses the justification for these proposals and how to restore trust in elections.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • Jana Rose Schleis Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Hugh Davis Guest
  • Kathy Bernier Guest