First we’ll hear from State Sent. Lena Taylor from Milwaukee on reforming racial disparities, the state economy amid the pandemic and more. Then we talk to Sec. Emilie Amundson of the state Dept. of Children and Families about childcare challenges and possible plans to re-open schools in fall while dealing with the coronavirus.
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State Capitol Report: State Senator Lena Taylor
State Senator Lena Taylor joins us on this edition of the State Capitol Report to discuss the state’s response to the coronavirus economic crisis, reform for Wisconsin’s racial disparities, elections preparations and more.
Reopening Schools And Addressing Childcare Challenges With DCF Secretary Amundson
The CDC guidelines for education say virtual learning holds the lowest COVID-19 risk. Our guest says that the ability for childcare facilities and schools to safely operate is a vital part of the state’s economic recovery. We discuss these issues and more with the head of Wisconsin’s Department of Children and Families.
- Kate Archer Kent Host
- Jana Rose Schleis Producer
- Lee Rayburn Technical Director
- Lena Taylor Guest
- Emilie Amundson Guest
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