Wisconsin Academy Conference: Climate Fast Forward – Part 1: "What do we know; How do we see the world; So what?"
On November 1, 2019, WisconsinEye Senior Producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com Editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics. On this week’s episode: Ray Cross: Higher Education Leader Evers forms “Complete Count” panel for 2020 census Vos willing to raise age to buy vaping products Paul Ryan announces nonprofit foundation
On October 25, 2019, WisconsinEye Senior Producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com Editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics. On this week’s episode: Court weighs powers of the legislature & attorney general GOP leaders won’t act on gun control Marquette Poll: Wisconsin divided over impeachment U.S. OKs plan linking drug testing & jobless benefits […]
On June 5, 2019, as part of Wisconsin’s Hemp History Week, there was a round table conversation on the topic of hemp in Wisconsin. The conversation took place in 300 Southeast at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI.
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 April 3, 2019, Wisconsin Voices for Recovery and partners co-hosted a Recovery Alignment Day to bring together stakeholders from around the stage to align together to support substance recovery services in Wisconsin. This event took place in 425 Southwest at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, WI. Event Info
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 November 12, 2019, the Wisconsin State Assembly held a floor session.
On October 31, 2019, the Joint Committee on Finance held a public hearing followed by Section 13.10 meeting followed by an executive session. The Committee addressed bills relating to funding the public defender pay progression, mental health clinical consultations under the Medical Assistance program, flood risk reduction pilot program, and telephone company tax exemption for […]
On November 14, 2019, the Assembly Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety held an executive session followed by a public hearing on bills relating to falsely reporting an emergency, impersonating a public officer, public employee, or employee of a utility, increased penalties for crimes against elder persons, financial exploitations of vulnerable adults, and financial […]
On November 13, 2019, Gov. Tony Evers held media availability after signing Senate Bill 391. The Governor took questions on Senate vote to not approve his choice of Brad Pfaff for Secretary of DATCP, a request for email communications, the lawsuit against the Wisconsin Elections Commission and other news.
On November 8, 2019, WisconsinEye Senior Producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com Editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics. On this week’s episode: Historic Senate vote fires DATCP secretary Pfaff Confirmations uncertain for other cabinet chiefs Senate backs new veto limit on governors Assembly fails to override 3 budget vetoes Romanski named “interim” DATCP […]
On November 5, 2019, the Wisconsin State Senate held a floor session.
On November 4, 2019, the Wisconsin Supreme Court heard the oral argument on DSG Evergreen Family Limited Partnership v. Town of Perry. Case #17AP2352