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A Wisconsin bill would increase mandatory minimum sentences and penalize individuals who don't use required ignition interlock devices in their vehicle.

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State superintendent candidate Lowell Holtz is suggesting Wisconsin schools are "artificially inflating" their graduation rates, but the state Department of Public Instruction says it doesn't have any evidence to support that claim.

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More people in Wisconsin disapprove of the job Donald Trump is doing as president than approve. At a more local level, Gov. Scott Walker's approval rating is at 45 percent, little moved from where it sat in October. The Marquette University Law School poll was released Wednesday

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Perhaps not surprisingly, the line of questioning Monday for FBI Directory James Comey turned partisan, said Devlin Barrett, national security reporter for The Washington Post .

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Credit card skimmers, which can be attached or inserted into card readers at gas pumps or ATMs, are used by identity thieves to secretly collect consumers’ credit card information.

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Gov. Scott Walker says he has talked to U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan about making the Republican health care overhaul better for older adults.

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A memo from the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau shows choice schools will receive between $1,000 and $1,700 more in state funding per student in the second year of Walker’s budget than public schools.

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As Republicans push a new health care law forward to replace the Affordable Care Act, a lesser known bill is making the rounds in Congress. HR 1313 could allow companies to require employees to undergo genetic testing.

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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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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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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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