Rewind: Your Week in Review for May 16 – 22

On May 22, 2020, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters and editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics and Coronavirus.

On this week’s episode:

  • April jobless rate soars to 14.1%
  • Evers spends $1.1 billion on COVID-19 response 
  • $100 million for home care, nursing homes, assisted living
  • Farmers, renters, fighting hunger get $90 million
  • ”We’re All In” offers $75 million to small businesses
  • Effort to draft “Safer at Home” statewide rule ends
  • Record number of absentee ballots starts Nov. 3 debate
  • Crime labs took longer to process evidence & DNA