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UPDATE: No UW tuition cut for 2017-19, freeze will remain in place Video included

Republican state lawmakers have agreed to delete Governor Walker's request to cut UW System tuition by five percent, but will vote continue a tuition freeze for the next two school years.

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Wisconsin food banks fear Trump's proposed SNAP cut Video included

Officials at food pantries across Wisconsin are hoping their members of Congress will work to delete a portion of President Trump's 2018 budget.

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UPDATE: 2016 marks worst year for job growth under Gov. Walker Video included

Wisconsin added just 11,590 private sector jobs in 2016, good for a growth rate of just 0.5 percent, according to data released Friday by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.

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UPDATE: Board for UW Tommy Thompson Center would be selected primarily by Republicans

Two days after announcing the Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership would be created at UW-Madison to develop "bipartisan" policy solutions, GOP lawmakers introduced a budget motion that ensures the center's Board of Directors would be hand-picked solely by Republicans.

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Trump budget would cut federal crop insurance program by 36%

Wisconsin farmers would see their subsidy for crop insurance limited to $40,000 per year beginning in 2019 under President Trump's budget proposal.

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Ryan, Baldwin have very different views of the CBO report on the AHCA Video included

As Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI-1) emphasized the budget savings contained in the CBO report on the American Heatlh Care Act released Wednesday, Sen. Tammy Baldwin slammed the projected loss of insurance for 23 million Americans.

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Madison unemployment rate at lowest level since December 1999

Unemployment in the City of Madison fell to a rate of just 2.0 percent in April, marking the lowest level since December 1999 when the rate was at 1.9%.

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UPDATE: JFC expected to vote on UW budget on Thursday Video included

Republicans who lead the Joint Finance Committee say they expect to vote on the UW System budget on Thursday.

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Republican infighting getting more public, continues to delay state budget process

In total control of state government for more than six years, Republican leaders are now fighting among themselves - and that fight has become very public.

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Wisconsin farmers await details of President Trump's proposed cut to their subsidies Video included

As Wisconsin farmers deal with a slow start to the 2017 growing season, they are anxiously awaiting details of President Trump's budget proposal that reportedly includes a cut to farm subsidies.

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As poverty declines in WI, experts worry Trump budget would cause it to rise again Video included

President Trump's proposed 2018 budget includes eye-opening cuts, which one economist believes could reverse Wisconsin's recent decline in poverty.

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