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Republican infighting getting more public, continues to delay state budget process

In total control of state government for more than six years, Republican leaders are now fighting among themselves - and that fight has become very public.


Madison unemployment rate at lowest level since December 1999

Unemployment in the City of Madison fell to a rate of just 2.0 percent in April, marking the lowest level since December 1999 when the rate was at 1.9%.


Trump budget would cut federal crop insurance program by 36%

Wisconsin farmers would see their subsidy for crop insurance limited to $40,000 per year beginning in 2019 under President Trump's budget proposal.


UPDATE: JFC expected to vote on UW budget on Thursday Video included

Republicans who lead the Joint Finance Committee say they expect to vote on the UW System budget on Thursday.


Wisconsin farmers await details of President Trump's proposed cut to their subsidies Video included

As Wisconsin farmers deal with a slow start to the 2017 growing season, they are anxiously awaiting details of President Trump's budget proposal that reportedly includes a cut to farm subsidies.


As poverty declines in WI, experts worry Trump budget would cause it to rise again Video included

President Trump's proposed 2018 budget includes eye-opening cuts, which one economist believes could reverse Wisconsin's recent decline in poverty.


Mike McCabe discusses potential run for Governor on Capital City Sunday Video included

Blue Jean Nation founder Mike McCabe talked about a potential 2018 run for Wisconsin Governor on this week's edition of Capital City Sunday.


White House budget blueprint would cut Medicaid, food stamps, farm subsidies Video included

The White House budget plan, set to be released in full Tuesday, is already getting pushback for the major cuts it proposes. 


Sheriff Clarke accused of plagiarism in master's thesis

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke is accused of plagiarizing parts of his master's thesis on U.S. security just days after announcing he would be joining President Trump's team.


Madison a bright spot in Wisconsin's barren entrepreneurship scene Video included

Wisconsin's economy is doing well in many respects, with rising wages and an unemployment rate of just 3.2 percent - well below the national average.


JFC rejects tech college tuition freeze, non-committal on WEDC budget review Video included

Wisconsin technical college students will not see a tuition freeze next fall, after Republicans on the legislature's Joint Finance Committee voted to reject that proposal from Governor Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) Wednesday.


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