Wisconsin Sizzles In Heat This Week, Analysis Of ICE Raids

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A spokesperson for Wisconsin Emergency Management shares tips for how to stay cool and safe as temperatures rise to the mid-90s this week. Then, a political scientist shares analysis of federal raids that were expected to target hundreds of immigrant families across the country.

Featured in this Show

  • Staying Safe In The Summer Heat

    While expected temperatures aren’t sweltering enough for a heat advisory, it’s going to feel pretty toasty and sticky this week, with the heat index expected to reach the mid-90s on Thursday and Friday. We talk with Wisconsin Emergency Management about how to stay safe and cool.

  • ICE Raids Begin In Select U.S. Cities

    Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids targeted up to 10 U.S. cities over the weekend to remove nearly 2,000 families in the country illegally. But only a few arrests were made. We turn to a political scientist for analysis on the political and social sentiment surrounding this news.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Laura Pavin Producer
  • Breann Schossow Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Andrew Beckett Guest
  • S. Deborah Kang Guest