On September 23, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters interviewed the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty’s Founder and current President and General Counsel Rick Esenberg on the lawsuit regarding the Governor’s Emergency Orders.
On September 22, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters interviewed UW System Interim President Tommy Thompson on the impact of COVID-19 on the UW System.
On June 29, 2020, the Milwaukee Press Club will host a virtual Newsmaker luncheon with two core organizers for the recent protests in the Milwaukee area in the wake of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Khalil Coleman and Destiny Monae took questions from a panel of journalists and from the audience. Panel of […]
On June 23, 2020, three Rotary Club of Milwaukee members shared their views and stories on racial equity. Karen Hung, Founder & CEO of Silver Rock Consulting, moderated the conversation with Dr. Eve Hall, President, Milwaukee Urban League and Ed Krishok, Managing Director of International Legal Affairs at Harley-Davidson (retired).
On July 27, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters interviewed outgoing state Senator Fred Risser (D-Madison).
On July 22, 2020, WisconsinEye Senior Producer Steve Walters interviewed outgoing state Senator Mark Miller (D-Monona).
On June 1, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters sat down with Dr. Susan Paskewitz, director of the MCE-VBD; and Dr. Bieneke Bron, post-doctoral researcher for the MCE-VBD, to discuss details of Midwest Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Disease (MCE-VBD) and “The Tick App.”
On May 26, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters sat down with Erin Biertzer, president of the Howard Young Foundation, and Dr. Andreas Kogelnik, director of the Tick-Borne Illness Center of Excellence, to discuss the 2020 tick season in honor of Lyme Disease Awareness Month.
On October 2, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com editor JR Ross review this week in state politics and Coronavirus. This week: Federal judges allow Nov. 9 absentee ballot count Judge hears challenge to mask order Monday Evers & DHS warn of record Covid-19 surge Supreme Court hears 2 election-law challenges Battleground Wisconsin: Voices from […]
On September 25, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics and Coronavirus. On this week’s episode: Fight looms over 2nd statewide mask order Judge sets Nov. 9 deadline to count absentee ballots Pompeo: China trying to infiltrate state & local governments Johnson urges confirmation vote for new […]
On April 14, 2020, the Wisconsin State Assembly held an extraordinary session on the COVID-19 response bill. The bill will allow Wisconsin to capture millions in federal dollars on top of the $2 billion in coronavirus funding from the federal CARES Act. The legislation also eliminates the one-week waiting period for unemployment benefits. Representatives have been […]
Watch election updates, forums and interviews with candidates from across the state prior the Wisconsin’s general election on November 3rd.
On October 21, 2020, the Joint Legislative Council Symposia Series on Workforce Housing featured a discussion about how to define workforce housing in Wisconsin, including ongoing trends in both rural and urban housing markets and how those trends might affect availability of and access to workforce housing.
On October 22, 2020, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, along with other state officials, held a media briefing on COVID-19. Speaking today: Governor Tony Evers Secretary-designee Andrea Palm, Wisconsin Department of Health Services Dr. Ryan Westergaard, Chief Medical Officer for the DHS Bureau of Communicable Diseases Ryan Nilsestuen, Chief Legal Counsel, Office of the Governor Deb […]
On October 23, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics and Coronavirus.
On September 23, 2020, U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo delivered a foreign policy speech in the Senate Chamber at the Wisconsin State Capitol.
On October 6, 2020, the Wisconsin Supreme Court held a public rules hearing to hear petitions on the following rules. Rule Petition 19-23: In re Amendment of SCR 60.04, Relating to Performing the Duties of Judicial Office Impartially and Diligently (Amendment of SCR 60.04). Rule Petition 19-25: In the Matter of the Petition to Amend […]