We speak with a Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher about his goals for the new session, the approaching debt limit, and the federal budget. Then, two nonprofit leaders explain how to meet the transportation needs of the elderly and people with disabilities.
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Debt ceiling and more with US Rep. Mike Gallagher
The federal government could hit its debt limit as early as Jan. 19. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy has called for budget cuts in exchange for raising the debt ceiling. U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-Green Bay) talks about the negotiations over funding the government as well as national security issues.
Need for volunteer drivers growing in Wisconsin
Across Wisconsin, nonprofit organizations are seeking volunteer drivers to transport people who are either elderly or disabled. The leaders from two organizations discuss demand, driver requirements and public transportation accessibility.
- Kate Archer Kent Host
- Royce Podeszwa Producer
- Courtney Everett Producer
- Maria Lopez Technical Director
- Representative Mike Gallagher Guest
- Janean Brudvig Guest
- Tina Whetung Guest
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