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The Latest: Walker signs state budget nearly 3 months late

The Latest on Gov. Scott Walker signing the state budget (all times local): More>>

Wisconsin politicians respond to new GOP healthcare bill Video included

The clock is ticking for Senate republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare.


Attorneys: Portions of Foxconn law could be unconstitutional

Nonpartisan attorneys for the Wisconsin Legislature say portions of a newly signed law speeding up legal appeals related to the Foxconn Technology Group's factory could be unconstitutional.


Vice President Pence to hold fundraiser in Milwaukee

Vice President Mike Pence is holding a fundraiser next week in Milwaukee. 


CASA's could be key in reducing the state's foster care population Video included

Representatives of a Wisconsin non-profit group told state lawmakers Wednesday their expansion could be a key part of reducing the number of children in foster care.


Appeals court upholds Wisconsin's right to work law

A Wisconsin appeals court upheld the state's right-to-work law on Tuesday, handing Gov. Scott Walker a victory by reversing a lower court ruling that had struck down the law he championed as unconstitutional last year.


State Senate committee approves bill outlawing all Fentanyl analogs Video included

A bill aimed at closing a deadly drug loophole is heading to the full State Senate.


UPDATE: Proposal to allow concealed carry without a permit passes Senate committee Video included

A proposed bill that would allow hidden weapons to be carried without a license in Wisconsin is up for a committee vote today. The Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee has scheduled a vote for Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. 


State appeals court upholds Wisconsin's right-to-work law

The 3rd District Court of Appeals sided with the state in Tuesday's ruling and rejected the challenge brought by three unions.


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