At least one of the proposals in the 13-bill package, which would allow Wisconsinites to carry a concealed firearm without a license, is almost certainly headed for a veto by Democratic Gov. Tony Evers.
The bill is intended to address ambiguity in state statutes over who is considered a public utility, which has allowed utilities to refuse to connect leased systems to the grid.
The federal Energy Information Administration on Wednesday forecast steeply higher heating bills for all U.S. households, regardless of the weather.
The legislation is part of an eight-bill package unveiled last week by legislative Republicans that proponents say are geared toward cutting bureaucratic regulations, reforming outdated industry practices and increasing affordable housing spending.
Terry Jones' widow, Anna Soderstrom, has insisted she isn't a gold digger and has hit out at her late husband's first wife and their two children for contesting his will.
Many of the bills up for consideration were vetoed by Democratic Gov. Tony Evers during the last legislative session.
Other bills in the package would simplify the state's turkey hunting seasons and increase the number of pheasants and brook trout being stocked by DNR.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and congressional Democrats' push for a 10-year, $3.5 trillion package of social and environmental initiatives has reached a turning point, with the president repeatedly conceding that the measure will be considerably smaller and pivotal lawmakers flashing potential signs of flexibility.
Teaching public school students and training employees about concepts such as systemic racism and implicit bias would be banned under legislation Republicans passed in the state Assembly Tuesday.
Tony Evers said the package of bills aims to "pick up where the GOP-led Legislature left off in the budget."
Democrats are renewing calls for gun control legislation after previous efforts failed.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and congressional Democrats have agreed to a framework of options to pay for their huge, emerging social and environment bill, top Democrats said Thursday. Now they face the daunting task of narrowing the menu to tax possibilities they can pass to fund President Joe Biden’s $3.5 trillion plan.
Remaining at a protest that turns violent or destructive could result in felony charges in Wisconsin under a proposal from Republican state la…
The bill would require schools to notify a student's parents before providing any program related to "sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or gender expression" and allow the parent or legal guardian the ability to have their child opt out of the program.
Doors and windows should be sealed against the elements with weather stripping and/or caulking. These protective materials keep nasty weather out and the heat in — cracked, chipping or otherwise damaged seals can cause much higher energy bills as you lose heat to the outdoors. Also check that doors and windows are properly attached to their frames, with no gaps or cracks.
The Department of Justice on Wednesday said Sher Edling LLP has been awarded a contract to represent the state in cases involving ubiquitous hazardous compounds sometimes called “forever chemicals.”
The bills would have made significant changes to Wisconsin elections.
With a robust vote after weeks of fits and starts, the Senate approved a $1 trillion infrastructure plan for states coast to coast on Tuesday,…
The Democratic governor also signed into law six bills, including a measure to establish use-of-force standards for police officers and require law enforcement to report noncompliant uses of force.
According to a state-by-state breakdown of the proposal, Wisconsin is expected to receive $5.2 billion for federal-aid highway apportioned programs and another $225 million for bridge replacement and repair projects.
Democratic state lawmakers unveiled several bills on Thursday aimed at supporting workers and spurring economic growth, including a plan that …
The groups say a more competitive community solar market will increase access to renewable energy options, lower customer bills and spur economic development.