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One Wisconsin Now Press Conference on Scott Walker Travel Expenses

News Conference: One Wisconsin Now Reveals Results of Gov. Walker Investigation

August 20, 2018

This morning One Wisconsin Now held a press conference in Madison to discuss the travel expenses to send Scott Walker via private state plane. 

NWF - Senator Peters Hosts Senate Field Hearing on Line 5 in Traverse City

August 20, 2018

Drew YoungeDyke, National Wildlife Federation, 734.757.0408,


(Traverse City – August 20, 2018) – Today, Sen. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) hosted a field hearing for the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee in Traverse City on pipeline safety, specifically through the lens of the Mackinac Straits pipeline, Enbridge Energy’s Line 5.


Peering in the Schoolroom Window

Kathleen Vinehout
August 20, 2018

“Welcome back to school,” the newsletter proclaimed. The Superintendent welcomed all with a cheery letter describing the amazing team at the school.

As students walk toward the school doors, they see from the outside that everything looks great. My local school district is proud of the new asphalt on the parking lot.

Evers Campaign: CNN Adds Wisconsin to List of Governor Seats Most Likely to Flip in November

August 17, 2018

(608) 501-2762

BREAKING: CNN Adds Wisconsin to List of Governor Seats Most Likely to Flip in November

USDA Invests $97 million in Rural Broadband - including the Chippewa Valley

August 1, 2018

Note - some of this money is being given to the Chibardun Phone Coop, so is of local importance.

Fix State-Local Mental Health Partnerships

Kathleen Vinehout
August 1, 2018

“Let me tell you a story,” the county supervisor said.

A man I’ll call Frank was picked up for drunk driving. Frank faced a felony charge. Frank was sent by our local judge to a county-based program funded with a grant. Over the years, the county supervisor helped the county get funding from the Treatment Alternatives and Diversion (TAD) program.

What A National Decline In Refugee Resettlement Looks Like For Wisconsin

August 1, 2018

Over the first sixth months of 2018, 221 refugees were resettled in Wisconsin. During the same period in 2017, that number was 443. In 2016, it was 778.

Federal and State Decisions affect Health Insurance Premiums for Wisconsinites

July 25, 2018

Recent news on the health front should give Wisconsinites pause when considering the direction our state is headed related to affordable health coverage.

Which Wisconsin Exports Are Canada's Tariffs Hitting The Hardest?

July 20, 2018

"Let's keep a good thing growing!" declares a 2017 fact sheet in which the Canadian government's agriculture agency touts the nation's trade relationship with Wisconsin.


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