State political roundup for 2021, Managing an increase in winter heating bills

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We dig into the year’s state political news and look ahead to 2022. Then, we discuss an expected increase in utility bills and explore how to manage energy expenses this winter.

Featured in this Show

  • Wisconsin politics end-of-year round-up

    Next year will see some changes in Wisconsin’s political leadership with a few longtime legislators at both the state and federal level not seeking re-election. WisPolitics Editor JR Ross reviews this year’s top political news and looks ahead at the 2022 midterm elections.

  • Energy prices are rising. Here's how to keep heating costs down this winter.

    The U.S. Energy Information Administration says retail prices for energy are at or near multi-year highs in the United States. We talk with the executive director of the Citizens Utility Board of Wisconsin about why energy costs are rising and how to manage your bills this winter.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • Royce Podeszwa Producer
  • Clara Neupert Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • JR Ross Guest
  • Tom Content Guest