State Capitol Report: Faith Abuse Investigations, Update On Issues Facing Utilities Users And Providers

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Crews replace a lead service line on Emilie Street in Green Bay, Wis, on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020. It was the last one in the city, officials said. Megan Hart/WPR

We check in with the state attorney general about a new investigation he’s launched targeting abuse by faith leaders. Then, we hear from the chairperson of the Public Service Commission about broadband access, carbon emissions and other utility-related issues.

Featured in this Show

  • Wisconsin Attorney General Discusses Clergy Abuse Review

    Attorney General Josh Kaul discusses a new statewide investigation of abuse by Catholic priests and other faith leaders. The probe follows investigations of the Catholic church by other states and calls by advocates for a similar review in Wisconsin.

  • Public Service Commission Chair Shares Insight On Broadband, Utilities And Renewable Energy Sources

    We discuss Wisconsin’s plans for broadband expansion, reducing carbon emissions by 2050 and statewide utility assistance with the chair of the Public Service Commission.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Josh Kaul Guest
  • Rebecca Cameron Valcq Guest