Wisconsin Act 100 was enacted on November 30, 2017. The bill allows for the revival of industrial hemp growing in Wisconsin. Hemp has a longstanding history in Wisconsin and has many facets of use including health foods, body care, clothing, construction materials, and more. In this mini documentary, WisconsinEye takes a closer look at what […]
On December 13, 2018, Senior Producer Steve Walters sat down with Patrick Robinson, associate dean of UW-Extension Dept. of Agriculture and Natural Resources, and Bryan Parr, Legacy Hemp agronomist, to discuss the lesson’s learned from Wisconsin’s first hemp growing season in seven decades at the WisconsinEye Studio in Madison, WI.
Straight Forward: The Truth About Addiction is a WisconsinEye documentary about opioid addiction and recovery in Wisconsin. Every path to addiction and every path to recovery is different and there is hope. This documentary tells the story of several young Wisconsinites through their honest, in-depth interviews about getting started, hitting rock bottom and their journey […]
On July 13, 2018, the Governor's Opioid Task Force met in the state Capitol in Madison, WI.
On June 28, 2018, Senior Producer Steve Walters sat down with dairy experts to discuss the state of dairy in Wisconsin. The guests included Kenosha Farmer and Farm Bureau Board member Dave Daniels, Beaver Dam Farmer Andrea Brossard, UW-Platteville Professor Dr. Tera Montgomery and UW-Madison Director of Dairy Policy Analysis and Chair of the Dairy […]
On June 25, Gov. Scott Walker spoke to media after he announced $700,000 in dairy industry development grants at the University of Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research.
On February 12, 2019, the Assembly held a floor session in the Assembly Chamber at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI. Legislative Agenda
On February 7, 2019, the Joint Committee on Finance held a section 13.10 meeting and an executive session in 412 East at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI. 13.10 Meeting / Executive Session
Building the People's Budget Tour: Interview with Former Mayor & State Representative John Medinger (D) La Crosse – 95th District
On February 13, 2019, the Senate Committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Trade held a public hearing in 330 Southwest at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI. Legislative Agenda
On February 15, 2019, WisconsinEye Senior Producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com Editor JR Ross review this week in state politics in the WisconsinEye Studios in Madison, WI. On this week’s episode: Tax-cut Showdown: Evers vs. Republican Legislators Evers Budget: $70 million for Clean Water Wisconsin joins Alliance Fighting Climate Change Kaepernick Controversy Clouds Black History Month […]
On February 13, 2019, the Senate held a floor session in the Senate Chamber at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI. Legislative Agenda
On February 14, 2019, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Yasmeen Daniel v. Armslist, LLC et al in the courtroom at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI. Case #17AP344