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Narrower of two PFAS bills advances

One of two bills in the Legislature aimed at the growing concern about PFAS chemicals cleared an Assembly committee Wednesday, but the author of...

PFAS provisions struck from must-pass defense bill Inclusion would have designated...

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats and environmental advocates suffered a stinging setback with the release of a defense policy bill this week that lacks key...

Pay raise approval process drags for state workers Lawmakers still haven't...

After several months delay, contracts covering unionized state workers could finally go before state lawmakers for their required review next week. A spokeswoman for state...

Democrats, Trump declare victory on massive trade deal Rep. Kind, AFL-CIO...

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats have worked out key differences with the Trump administration over a massive trade deal, allowing both sides to declare...

New bill to get better look at veteran suicides and over-medication

Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.) has partnered with Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Arkansas) to introduce new legislation to help address the over-prescription of medications to U.S....

Milwaukee officials urge warming shelters and kindness for homeless

Milwaukee County supervisors Steve Shea (Dist. 8) and Sequanna Taylor (Dist. 2) are urging the city’s local warming centers to open once temperatures hit...

Democrats’ impeachment articles: abuse of power, obstruction of Congress A vote...

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats on Tuesday announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.  Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) joined House Speaker...

Are all school gun violence incidents equal? Reaction to guns in...

Gun violence and school safety became the topic of the week in Wisconsin, after a confrontation between police officers and a Waukesha South high...

Baldwin to Trump: Fire Stephen Miller White nationalism should disqualify immigration...

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) joined 26 other senators on Monday demanding that President Donald Trump fire White House immigration adviser Stephen Miller.   “Recent reports...

Dems cite ‘overwhelming’ evidence for impeachment GOP continues to object to...

WASHINGTON — Lawyers for U.S. House Democrats laid out their best case for impeaching President Donald Trump on Monday, warning that his behavior continues...
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