State Capitol Report: Lawmakers Debate Gun Policy, Update On Public Education Bills

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We learn about the universal background check bill proposed by Democratic lawmakers. We also get the details of the gun policy debate happening in the Capitol. Then, an education reporter joins us discuss a package of bills that would impact tuition and fees at Wisconsin’s public universities.

Featured in this Show

  • State Capitol Report: Wisconsin Lawmakers Discuss Gun Policy

    In the wake of two deadly mass shootings, lawmakers across the nation are discussing measures to prevent further gun violence. WPR’s State Capitol Reporter joins us to explain how Wisconsin legislators are addressing the issue.

  • State Capitol Report: Update On College Tuition, Fee Bills

    A higher education reporter joins us to discuss a package of bills that would affect tuition and fees at Wisconsin’s state universities. We also explore recent changes in the oversight of for-profit colleges and the effectiveness of campus safety phones.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Jana Rose Schleis Producer
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Laurel White Guest
  • Kelly Meyerhofer Guest

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