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Friday April 18, 2014 - Updated 8:46am

Statewide

5:56am
Rehabilitation for Wisconsin, Wisconsin Rehabilitation Association. The 2014 Rehabilitation and Transition Conference kicks off with an aging and disability policy forum.

Courts

8:46am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Brian Casey v. Ronald Smith.

5:38am
Wisconsin State Journal. Appeals court revives protest group lawsuit over Capitol sign tickets.
5:38am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Attorney fees for prosecutors, judges in John Doe near $100,000.

Education

5:58am
Marquette University. Spinal cord injury is topic of next 'Marquette Presents' forum.

6:04am
La Crosse Tribune.  UW-L faculty seeking academic freedom language after controversial email.

Local

6:00am
Milwaukee County Sup. Bowen. Statement on Herb Kohl's generosity to the community.

Congress

5:44am
Reuters. Obama argues healthcare law is working, rejects Republican criticism.
5:36am
Sheboygan Press. Petri reminisces on years in office at Sheboygan County town hall meeting.

Politics

5:37am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Editorial: Voters win by choice in Sixth District race.
5:35am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Nickels, Crawford may compete for Congress.
5:34am
Appleton Post Crescent. Burke cites appeal to wide range of voters on socio-economic scale.

Thursday April 17, 2014

Governor

3:44pm
Gov. Walker. Signs bill to support advancements in agriculture.
2:53pm
Wisconsin Utility Association. Wisconsin's "move-over-law" now protects utility workers.
11:50am
Sen. Carpenter. "Silver Alert" becomes law.
11:00am
Rep. Bewley, Sen. Jauch. Legislation for Madeline Island signed into law.
10:56am
Gov. Walker. Declares emergency in response to continuing cold temperatures and need for propane. Executive Order.

4:08pm
Green Bay Press Gazette. Gov. Walker declares another propane emergency.
4:59am
Racine Journal Times. Governor signs bill allowing use of marijuana component for health.
4:39am
Daily Cardinal. Gov. Walker signs bill allowing classified research in UW System.

Legislative

12:20pm
Sen. Taylor. Milwaukee to invest in green infrastructure.
11:47am
Rep. Hulsey. Letter to Gov. Walker regarding BadgerCare.
9:47am
Rep. Smith. Democratic weekly radio address.

State Agencies

4:10pm
DNR. Outdoor Report.
2:55pm
DWD Sec. Newson. Congratulates graduates of job training program for people with disabilities.
12:13pm
DWD. Wisconsin's unemployment rate drops below 6%.
11:45am
DOT. Nearly $39 million in federal transportation awards announced.
11:44am
DNR. Joins plastics recycling initiative.
11:43am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. New data: New WEDC job numbers shows massive county disparities in eoncomic development.

4:04pm
Sheboygan Press. Wisconsin unemployment drops to 5.9 percent.
4:03pm
La Crosse Tribune. DPI won't revoke license of porn-viewing teacher.
5:10am
Baraboo News Republic. Voters want to protect albino deer, but not in CWD zones.

Economy/Business

1:52pm
Wisconsin Energy Corp. Wisconsin Energy, Wisconsin Electric declare quarterly dividends.
8:57am
Bureau of Labor Statistics. Unemployment insurance weekly claims.

Statewide

2:58pm
American Federation for Children. Author, economist and educational choice advocate Arthur Brooks to speak at AFC Policy Summit.
11:02am
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Survivors and allies "wrap" the Capitol to honor survivors of sexual violence for the 3rd year.
10:35am
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Offers robbery reward.
9:51am
HFMA, Wisconsin Hospital Association. Hospitals urge collaboration among stakeholders to expand health care price transparency.
8:34am
Wisconsin Wildlife Federation. Names David Clausen as Conservationist of the Year.

5:02am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Local schools pleased that WIAA tables multiplier vote.
4:48am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. What doctors charge: New data reveals vast disparities.

Courts

9:01am
District IV Court of Appeals. Jeremy Ryan v. Mike Huebsch.
8:33am
Supreme Court of Wisconsin. State v. Wayne J. Wiedenhoeft.
8:30am
District IV Court of Appeals. Watertown Regional Medical Center, Inc. v. General Casualty Insurance Company.

11:03am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Judges let Capitol protesters proceed with lawsuit against Walker.
4:59am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Milwaukee lesbian couple challenge Wisconsin's same-sex marriage ban.
4:45am
Wisconsin State Journal. Prosecutors appeal John Doe decision.
4:44am
Beloit Daily News. Editorial: Honest referee for the courts.

Education

3:48pm
UW-Madison. Statewide session explore accelerated use of electronic medical records.
11:00am
UW-Stout. School of Education names outstanding mentor and early educator.
9:59am
UW-Madison. Made-in-Wisconsin atom probe assisted dating of oldest piece of earth.

Local

4:02pm
Daily Reporter. Milwaukee alderman: New arena might need regional sales tax.
3:50pm
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce. Joins new national business coalition on federal research funding.
3:47pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Rainey. Voter registration resolution goes to county board for approval on April 24.
3:45pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Henry Vilas Zoo to celebrate Earth Day Saturday with family friendly events.
1:50pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Staskunas. Expresses concern over Southridge bus stop.

4:09pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Panel backs rebidding contract to include 'living wage' law.
5:24am
WEAU. Minn. minimum wage increase raises concerns for WI border areas.
4:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Winter storm hits northwest Wisconsin.

Congress

2:57pm
U.S. Rep. Ribble. Wisconsin delegation demands answers on VA backlog.

Politics

11:41am
Brooks for State Assembly. Launches campaign for re-election.
10:59am
Skowronski for State Assembly. Announces re-election campaign.
9:54am
RPW. Video: Liberal activist accosts, spits on Republican Field Director.
5:29am
Sen. Kedzie. Announces re-election bid to state Senate.

4:11pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Former Senate candidate Tim Michels won't run for Petri seat in Congress.
4:05pm
Racine Journal Times. Mount Pleasant Republican to run against Speaker Vos.
10:58am
Wisconsin Election Watch. Steven Gillespie will not run for 19th District Senate seat.
5:27am
WKOW. Wisconsin job climate to be focal point of 2014 gubernatorial race.
5:08am
Appleton Post Crescent. Chris Klein to run for Bernard Schaber Assembly seat.
5:06am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Walker refuses to back down on jobs promise.
4:58am
Wausau Daily Herald. Irma Republican seeks second Assembly term.
4:42am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Burke campaigns on job creation platform.
4:41am
Chippewa Herald. Gov. Scott Walker sticks with 250,000 jobs promise.
4:40am
La Crosse Tribune. Burke on state economy: Time to panic.

 

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