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Wednesday October 1, 2014 - Updated 4:44pm

Governor

4:44pm
Gov. Walker. Participates in groundbreaking for Sojourner Family Peace Center.

8:25am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. New Holland Pavilions dedicated during WDE opener.

Legislative

12:15pm
Joint Finance Committee. DHS report on overall condition of Medicaid benefits budget.
10:13am
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Darling, Nygren. Statement on GAB request.

12:48pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Legislature's budget panel to consider voter ID.

State Agencies

4:12pm
DNR. Forest Fire Protection Grants announced for forest and wildland fire suppression.
3:24pm
DWD. First Lady recognizes Walgreens for job training program for people with disabilities.
3:23pm
DWD. Job openings approaching 3,000 mark at Bay Area Career Expo Oct. 9.
2:58pm
DPI, Herb Kohl Educational Foundation. Diana Callope of Whitewater to represent Wisconsin in National Teacher of the Year competition.
2:00pm
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe newsletter - Oct. 2014.
11:38am
DOT. Streamlined paperwork opens roads for truckers.
10:18am
PSC. Draft environmental impact statement on the North Appleton to Morgan Project available to public.
10:12am
DNR. After vandalism strikes, DNR donates 100 young pheasants to Richland Center High School.
10:10am
1000 Friends of Wisconsin. Bad traffic projections at Wisconsin DOT could cost taxpayers over one billion dollars. Analysis.
9:53am
Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene. Worker fatalities decline in Wisconsin in 2013.

12:49pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. PSC: Need for $300 million northern Wis. power line will be scrutinized.
5:13am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Elections board requests $460,000 for voter ID campaign. Chippewa Herald.
5:08am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Woman decries State's use of segregation cells after witnessing son's mental collapse. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Economy/Business

4:12pm
Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year. 2014 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award applications now being accepted.

1:17pm
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Feds sue Wisconsin company, saying it can't punish workers who don't complete wellness program.
5:29am
Milwaukee Business Journal. Manufacturing indicator surges in September; employers stay cautious.
5:23am
Duluth News Tribune. Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper completion, blames state regulators for slowdown.

Statewide

1:59pm
Cooperative Network. Wisconsin and Minnesota governors declare October Co-op Month.
1:57pm
Integrys Group. Wisconsin Public Service Foundation offers scholarships.
1:30pm
State Bar of Wisconsin. Wisconsin Law Foundation honors attorney Stephen P. Hurley.
1:13pm
One Wisconsin Now. WMC scrubs controversial graphic attacking pay equity from website.
12:20pm
Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association. Smart Sand, Inc. joins.
11:37am
Wisconsin Wins With Natural Gas Vehicles. New natural gas sleeper cab hits the road in Wisconsin.
9:12am
Integrys Group. October is National Energy Awareness Month - Wisconsin Public Service says stay warm and be safe!
9:02am
One Wisconsin Now. WMC doubles down on attacks on Wisconsin women.

4:52am
Fox 11. Government confirms first case of Ebola in U.S.

Courts

9:01am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Charles L. Chew.
5:02am
7th Circuit Court of Appeals.  Ruthelle Frank v. Scott Walker; LULAC v. David G. Deininger - opinion on motion for reconsideration.

12:47pm
Chippewa Herald. Castle Doctrine doesn't apply outside dwelling.
8:21am
New York Times. U.S. cannot subsidize health plans in states with no marketplace, a judge rules.
5:51am
Bloomberg. Gay marriage showdown weighed by U.S. Supreme Court.
5:30am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Editorial: Another stall tactic in John Doe investigation of Gov. Scott Walker and Wisconsin Club for Growth.
5:04am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. What if high court rejects gay marriage cases?
5:00am
WISC. Sharply divided court explains ID ruling.

Education

2:27pm
UW-Stout. Erin Hills internships help students, alumni set sights high.
1:29pm
UW-Madison. New reports offer a statistical portrait of Wisconsin's Latino population.
12:45pm
MPS. Milwaukee Board of School Directors selects new Board Clerk/Director of Board Governance.
12:42pm
UW System. First recipients of UW System Incentive Grants are already reporting significant progress.
5:21am
MPS. Board names Dr. Darienne Driver as permanent superintendent.

5:21am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. MPS appoints Darienne Driver superintendent.

Local

4:33pm
Washington County Administrator Schoemann. Introduces 2015 proposed budget.
4:11pm
Waukesha County Department of Parks and Land Use. Waukesha County and the HOME Consortium develop draft community development and housing plans.
3:05pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Introduces 2015 budget: Shared values, shared responsibilities.
3:00pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin. Commends investments in 2015 Milwaukee County budget.
1:58pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor. Announces AED installation at Milwaukee County Sports Complex.
12:43pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Broderick. Says County Executive's budget projects unrealistic savings, places burden on the backs of county employees.
10:42am
Milwaukee County Exec. Abele. Introduces $1.3 billion budget for 2015.
10:16am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Upcoming Fatherhood Summit offers resources for Milwaukee dads.

Congress

5:25am
Daily Cardinal. U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson talks politics with students. Badger Herald.
4:50am
WBAY. Review panel: Wis. rep likely broke House rules.
4:49am
WKOW. Senator Johnson says ground troops may be needed to stop ISIS.

Politics

3:33pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Latest Marquette Poll shows strong and consistent supermajority support accepting federal funds for BadgerCare.
3:02pm
Happ for Attorney General. Madison Professional Police Officers Association endorse.
1:21pm
Marquette Law School. New poll finds Walker leading in race for Wisconsin governor; Attorney General race remains tied.
1:15pm
Burke for Governor. Statement on latest Marquette Law School Poll.
1:12pm
Laning for State Senate. Support for Wisconsin veterans is crucial.
1:09pm
Schimel for Attorney General. Statement on Marquette Law Poll.
11:21am
Vote Yes for Transportation. Voters have opportunity to ensure transportation dollars are used for transportation.
10:30am
One Wisconsin Now. Step 1: Cut funding for AODA programs. Step 2: Impose mandatory drug testing for unemployment benefits.
10:25am
Schimel for Attorney General. Launches TV advertising campaign
10:15am
RPW. Burke says she didn't know details about Neenah family she touted during campaign.
9:44am
Libertarian Party of Wisconsin. Constitutional Carry mugged in the Capitol.

12:52pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Scott Walker leads Mary Burke 50-45 among likely voters.
12:39pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Walker leads Burke 50%-45% among likely voters in latest MU poll. Eau Claire Leader-Telegram.
5:38am
Marshfield News-Herald. As nation watches, Burke urges Dems to beat Walker.
5:14am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Walker and Burke camps step up criticisms of each other.
5:10am
Chippewa Herald. Democrats accuse Scott Walker of mixing campaign and official business.
5:08am
La Crosse Tribune. GOP faults Burke for playing Chris Brown song.
5:03am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Liberal group aims to make redistricting an election issue.
4:48am
WTMJ. Candidates talk domestic violence, drug testing 5 weeks ahead of election.

Tuesday September 30, 2014

Governor

11:38am
U.S. Reps. Pocan, Moore. Seek detailed explanation for governor's drug-testing proposal. Letter.

Legislative

3:51pm
Sen. Lassa. Column: Recent law changes skew election, hamper Democracy.
10:10am
Wisconsin Towns Association. 2014 Friend of Wisconsin Towns named.

State Agencies

3:49pm
GAB. Requests $460,800 for voter photo ID public education campaign.
3:45pm
AG Van Hollen. Announces Bayfield man pleads guilty to two counts of homicide.
3:44pm
AG Van Hollen. Announces changes filed against Kristopher Torgerson in the murder of Stephanie Low.
2:45pm
DOA. Home Energy Assistance Program starts October 1.
2:15pm
DNR. Weekly news.
1:43pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Files open records request for health insurance rates. Letter to OCI.
1:10pm
DPI. Eight public schools from Wisconsin win national Blue Ribbon honors.
11:41am
DOT. Packer travel advisory.
10:08am
DPI. Four educators are Wisconsin finalists for Presidential Teaching Awards.

5:07am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. DNR says hunters need to upgrade sunrise app.

Economy/Business

5:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Most frac sand mining facilities in Wisconsin have not undergone air quality evaluations.

Statewide

11:40am
League of Wisconsin Municipalities. Manitowoc Mayor Justin Nickels new Urban Alliance President.
11:07am
WMC. Democrats hold trial lawyer loyalty rally at Capitol.
11:07am
Wisconsin Civil Justice Council. Groups continue to make false "equal pay" claims.
11:06am
One Wisconsin Now. Leaders tell WMC equal pay is good for business.
9:07am
Wisconsin Policy Research Institute. Report: Can State Pull Its Punches? New tax policy needed to help Wisconsin prosper.
5:44am
Marshfield Clinic. National Children's Center receives major grant for ag safety.

12:42pm
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Gov. Walker, Democrat Burke cool to tax shift idea.
11:44am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. WMC lobbyist says group did not target equal pay for women.
9:56am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Report calls on Wisconsin's leaders to cut taxes further.
9:54am
Wisconsin State Journal. Study: Cutting tax rates, broadening sales tax base would boost Wisconsin economy.
9:28am
WSAW. Group calls for rewrite of Wisconsin taxes.
6:02am
Fox 11. Mexican Consulate brings ID services to Wisconsin.
5:55am
Wall Street Journal. Hundreds of thousands face health law subsidy deadline.
5:01am
Daily Reporter. States seeking someone to pass the salt.

Courts

8:54am
District I Court of Appeals. State v. Jeremiah R. Popp; State v. Christopher A. Thomas.

5:17am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Editorial: Recusals in John Doe cases not the answer for Wisconsin Supreme Court.
5:08am
Beloit Daily News. Editorial: The best court money can buy.

Education

3:48pm
UW-Eau Claire. Xcel Energy gifts support students, programs.
2:57pm
UW-Stevens Point. Professor's science kit wins second international award.
1:11pm
UW-Madison. Winning climate change solutions range from meat processing to mindfulness.
12:03pm
Wisconsin Technical College System. Wisconsin technical colleges win three-year, $20 million federal grant.
12:01pm
Wisconsin Association of School Boards. Thank your school board members.
11:16am
School Choice Wisconsin. New report highlights $1.7 billion in savings in voucher programs in U.S.A. Report.
10:54am
UW-Extension. Seeks public input on planning for 2025.
5:27am
UW System. Alliant Energy Foundation and UW System recognize outstanding teachers and students.

Local

3:46pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Participates in CityLab 2014.
2:06pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Abele. Veterans Job Fair expands to record number of employers.
10:21am
Milwaukee County Sup. Borkowski. To hold town hall meetings.

5:16am
Daily Cardinal. Equal Opportunities Commission works to establish a protected homeless class.
5:04am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Mayor Tom Barrett proposes raises to offset workers' Act 10 costs.
5:03am
Sheboygan Press. Committee recommends costlier health insurance.

Federal Agencies

4:59am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Fed report: IRS bungles hunt for unpaid taxes.

Politics

3:50pm
RPW. Files open records request with White House after offensive music plays at Burke rally.
2:51pm
DPW. WMC ignores Roger Roth pay raise in latest baseless attack on Penny Bernard Schaber.
2:25pm
DPW. Honesty and integrity?
2:14pm
Libertarian Party of Wisconsin. Burke to report on Drug War collateral damage.
2:05pm
Schimel for Attorney General. Agrees to three college campus forums.
10:23am
DPW. What Chris Christie should have said to Scott Walker.
9:18am
RGA. Releases new ad in the Wisconsin governor's race: "Integrity."
9:08am
RPW. Unveils radio ad highlighting politician Susan Happ's record for protecting predators.
8:15am
DPW. Brad Schimel's defense of 'pay to play' earns a spot on Schimel Wall of Shame.
7:34am
Walker for Governor. Releases new radio ad featuring Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch: "The Right Direction."
7:32am
Walker for Governor. Releases new TV ad: "Plagiarized."
5:28am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. 60 state legislative and statewide candidates pledge support for non-partisan redistricting reform.

1:24pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Democrats blast Walker, aides over RGA retreat.
1:23pm
WISC. Michelle Obama to campaign in Madison with Burke.
1:22pm
WKOW. Gov. Walker defends staff in controversy over retreat.
11:13am
The Hill. Scott Walker diagnoses Mitt Romney's campaign faults.
8:22am
Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Minnesota is talking point in Wisconsin governor's race.
5:49am
CNN. Chris Christie hits Mary Burke over plagiarism scandal.
5:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Meet the third party candidates running for Wisconsin governor.
5:10am
New York Times. House hopefuls in G.O.P. seek rightward shift.
5:02am
Wausau Daily Herald. Candidates quibble over debate, plan to make it happen.
5:00am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Christie, Obama stump for Walker, Burke in Wisconsin. Chippewa Herald.

 

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