Schedule

Tuesday – January 19, 2021

9:45 am

Wisconsin Supreme Court Oral Argument: State v. Alan M. Johnson

On January 19, 2021, the Wisconsin Supreme Court heard oral arguments on State v. Alan M. Johnson. Case #18AP2318-CR. This is a review of a decision of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District II (headquartered in Waukesha), that reversed Alan M. Johnson’s conviction of first-degree reckless homicide with a dangerous weapon and remanded with directions for a new trial. Judge Kristine E. Drettwan presided over the Walworth County Circuit Court proceedings.

Live
11:00 am

Wisconsin Supreme Court Oral Argument: Francis G. Graef v. Continental Indemnity Company

On January 19, 2021, the Wisconsin Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Francis G. Graef v. Continental Indemnity Company. Case #18AP1782. This is a review of a decision of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District III (headquartered in Wausau), that reversed a Marinette County Circuit Court order, Judge James A. Morrison and Judge David G. Miron, presiding, that denied Continental Indemnity Company’s summary judgment motion against Francis Graef’s personal injury lawsuit.

Live
12:00 pm

Rotary Club of Milwaukee: Medical College of Wisconsin COVID-19 Update

On January 19, 2021, the Rotary Club of Milwaukee hosted Dr. John Raymond, president and CEO of the Medical College of Wisconsin, to discuss the current state of the pandemic in Wisconsin and Milwaukee. They will talk about hospital capacities and the vaccination administration in the state.

Live
1:30 pm

Wisconsin DHS Media Briefing on COVID-19 for January 19

On January 19, 2021, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, along with other state officials, held a media briefing on COVID-19. This briefing focuses on the COVID-19 Vaccine.

Speaking today:

  • Deputy Secretary Julie Willems Van Dijk, Wisconsin Department of Health Services
  • Stephanie Schauer, Ph.D., Division of Public Health Immunization Program Manager
Live

Wednesday – January 20, 2021

1:00 pm

Assembly Committee on Health

On January 20, 2021, the Assembly Committee on Health will hold a public hearing.

Agenda includes:

  • Assembly Bill 4 relating to pharmacy technicians and pharmacy students administering vaccines
  • Assembly Bill 5 relating to facilitating and prioritizing COVID-19 vaccine distribution
Live
1:30 pm

Newsmakers: Expanding Broadband's Reach in Wisconsin

On January 20, 2021, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters will interview Dale Knapp, director of Forward Analytics, and Brittany Beyer, chair of the Governor’s Task Force on Broadband Access, to discuss the Forward Analytics reports: Broadband in Rural Wisconsin: Identifying Gaps, Highlighting Successes.

Live
6:30 pm

Association for Equity in Funding: 2021 State Superintendent Candidate Forum

On January 20, 2021, the Association for Equity in Funding will hold a 2021 State Superintendent candidate forum. The AEF Steering Committee members will ask the candidates for their views about how to best fund schools in Wisconsin, about issues related to funding equity, and about their understanding of the state school finance system. Other questions will relate to the Blue Ribbon Funding Task Force recommendations and the impact of inequitable funding on student success.

Live

Thursday – January 21, 2021

9:45 am

Wisconsin Supreme Court Oral Argument: State v. Mitchell L. Christen

On January 21, 2021, the Wisconsin Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on State v. Mitchell L. Christen. Case #19AP1767-CR. This is a review of a decision of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District IV (headquartered in Madison), that affirmed a judgment of conviction entered against Mitchell L. Christen, on charges that included operating or going armed with a firearm while under the influence of an intoxicant.   The Dane County Circuit Court case was presided over by Judge Nicholas McNamara. 

Live
10:00 am

Speaker's Task Force on Racial Disparities: Subcommittee on Law Enforcement Policies and Standards

On January 21, 2021, the Speaker’s Task Force on Racial Disparities Subcommittee on Law Enforcement Policies and Standards will hold a meeting.

Agenda includes:

  • Kalvin Barrett, Madison College: The Subcommittee will hear about use of force training for policy academy recruits.
  • Crisis Intervention Training and Body Cameras: The Committee will discuss topics related to Crisis Intervention Training and Body Cameras
  • Use of Force Policies: The Committee will discuss topics related to Use of Force Policies
Live
11:00 am

Wisconsin Supreme Court Oral Argument: Ronald L. Collison v. City of Milwaukee Board of Review

On January 21, 2021, the Wisconsin Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Ronald L. Collison v. City of Milwaukee Board of Review. Case #18AP669. This is a review of a decision of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District I (headquartered in Milwaukee), that affirmed a Milwaukee County Circuit Court order, Judge Glenn H. Yamahiro, presiding, affirming a 2012 property tax assessment on land owned by Ronald L. Collison.

Live
1:00 pm

Joint Committee for Review of Administrative Rules

On January 21, 2021, the Joint Committee for Review of Administrative Rules will hold a public hearing followed by an executive session.

Live

Friday – January 22, 2021

11:00 am

Rewind: Your Week in Review for January 16 – 22

On January 22, 2021, WisconsinEye senior producer Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com editor JR Ross will review this week in state politics and Coronavirus. (Brought to you by the Wisconsin Realtors Association).

Live

Coverage is subject to change. The schedule is updated throughout the week.

Taped programs will be available on demand typically 1-2 days following the date of taping. Live programming will be available in real time on both our cable channels and streaming on our website. In the event of multiple live programs, one or more events may be broadcast live only on the web.