11/13/13 10:32 AM
MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Assembly passed a set of bills Tuesday designed to enhance mental health care statewide, including proposals that would expand government coverage for mental health services, shore up services in underserved areas and pump more money into respite centers. The 13...
By Associated Press | 11/08/13 10:40 AM
MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin health care advocates want Gov. Scott Walker to say what will happen with 77,000 adults being shifted off Medicaid in January if they are not able to get coverage through the new health insurance exchange in time.
11/04/13 03:26 PM
(www.jsonline.com) Milwaukee Detective Rodolfo Gomez Jr., charged with beating a handcuffed suspect, has applied for duty disability retirement pay, and he wouldn't be the first city officer to receive it during or after a disciplinary investigation.
By Associated Press | 10/29/13 02:56 PM
MILWAUKEE (AP) — More Wisconsin residents say they disapprove of the new health care law than approve of it, but they strongly disagreed with shutting down the federal government in an attempt to weaken it. A Marquette Law School poll on Tuesday said 42 percent of respondents have a...
By Associated Press | 10/26/13 08:40 PM
KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Rob Zerban, the Democrat who lost to U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan in last year's election, is mounting a second challenge next year. Zerban told The Associated Press this week he would be getting back in the race. He made his announcement official Saturday at a rally in Kenosha....
By Associated Press | 10/24/13 01:22 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Republican state senator is defending his proposal to scale back local governments' authority to regulate sand mines in front of a legislative committee. Sen. Tom Tiffany's bill would prohibit locals from regulating sand mines under so-called police powers as well as...
By Associated Press | 10/23/13 05:12 PM
PLYMOUTH, Wis. — A community advocate and political newcomer says she plans to challenge Republican state Sen. Joe Leibham for the Senate's 9th District seat next year.
By Associated Press | 10/23/13 01:25 PM
MADISON, Wis. — A new poll of Wisconsin voters finds similar approval ratings for Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican Gov. Scott Walker. The Wisconsin Public Radio/St. Norbert Survey was released Wednesday. It says 48 percent of voters approve of Obama while 50 percent approve...
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