Politics - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Top Stories

Read More

Details of deal that's bringing Foxconn to Wisconsin Video included

Foxconn plans to make a $10 billion capital investment in Wisconsin and hire 13,000 workers, according to a document with details of the tech company's plans to move into the Badger State.


Landing massive Foxconn plant huge victory for Walker Video included

Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker just got what may be the biggest political boost of his career, and it couldn't have come at a much better time.


Health insurers, consumer groups say Senate motion to proceed extends uncertainty Video included

With the U.S. Senate approving a measure to debate possible changes to the country's health care law Tuesday, consumer groups and insurance companies say the uncertainty about the 2018 health insurance markets will remain.


Sen. Scott Fitzgerald talks Foxconn, budget on Capital City Sunday Video included

Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) talked about his wishes for the 2017-19 state budget and the speculation over a Foxconn incentive package on this week's Capital City Sunday.


Concerns increase in Wisconsin over deal for Foxconn plant

Concerns are rising among lawmakers and others in Wisconsin over what incentives the state may offer to land a massive new Foxconn manufacturing plant.


Wall Street Journal: Foxconn will choose Wisconsin

27 News is working to confirm a Wall Street Journal report that tech manufacturer Foxconn will choose a Wisconsin site for its expansion into the U.S.


Milwaukee County Sheriff says he's not running for US Senate

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke says he's not running for U.S. Senate next year and called a political action committee set up by some of his conservative loyalists a "scam."


Porchlight could absorb homeless vets losing housing elsewhere Video included

Nearly 50 homeless veterans are being forced out of two state-run housing programs due to federal budget cuts, which means other transitional housing programs may face greater demand now and in the future.


GOP senators not sold on raising eligibility limits for school choice vouchers Video included

More parents could get state financial help to send their kids to private schools under a budget proposal being floated by Assembly Republicans, but the Senate GOP caucus isn't sold on the idea.


Powered by Frankly