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More than 50 federal programs would be eliminated or see deep cuts under President Trump’s "America First" budget, and the cuts could have wide-ranging impacts for Wisconsin’s rural communities.

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The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs has faced criticism over the past year for treatment of veterans at state-run facilities.

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Wisconsin Department of Transportation Secretary Dave Ross said Thursday the department has had too many projects on the books in recent years.

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At a state Capitol news conference Thursday, Wisconsin Democrats in the state Legislature said they’re as united as they’ve ever been around an agenda that provides an alternative to majority Republicans. But their plan is light on details.

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Since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, Wisconsin dairy farmers are struggling to keep their immigrant workers. The employees cite hostility and heightened enforcement by law enforcement as reasons to possible leave the country. In response, dairy farmers are raising wages to attract and keep Mexican and Central American employees.

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Gov. Scott Walker's latest budget proposal has temporarily halted the I-94 expansion and rebuild in Milwaukee, but civil rights and environmental groups are still worried transportation resources aren't finding their way into the inner city.

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With just weeks to go before the April election, the two candidates for state superintendent are outlining their priorities if chosen to lead the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

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Gov. Scott Walker says he's concerned about a potential major cut in federal funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

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A presidential historian says while both Donald Trump and Andrew Jackson rode a wave of populism to the White House, the two men had strikingly different backgrounds before taking office.

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The bipartisan bill is aimed at penalizing business owners who apply for state grants to support their business, but use the money for something else.

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Gov. Scott Walker says he's talking with other Republican governors about how to improve the federal health care law introduced in Congress last week.

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Republican efforts to do away with the Affordable Care Act got more complicated Monday after a new analysis by a nonpartisan government agency estimated tens of millions of Americans would lose health insurance over the next decade under the latest House GOP replacement plan. The proposal, which...

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As requested, John Vaudreuil has resigned as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin after 37 years of working with the office.

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The Wisconsin Elections Commission believes "a number of factors" led to the 70 incidents of 17-year-olds voting illegally in the 2016 primary.

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Opponents to the bill say it would make it harder to conduct research on things like cancer and infectious diseases.

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President Donald Trump has said prescription drugs should be affordable for all Americans.

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Kind said he wants to give his "undivided attention" to Congress.

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The state Assembly passed two high-profile bills on Thursday.

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Cass Sunstein's new book argues that our social media feeds on Facebook and Twitter are wrapping Americans in a information cocoon that is making it increasingly difficult to find political compromise.

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Cass Sunstein's new book argues our feeds on Facebook and Twitter are wrapping Americans in a information cocoon that is making it increasingly difficult to find political compromise.

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