MADISON (WKOW) — Republicans on the budget writing committee voted Thursday to scrap almost all of Governor Tony Evers’ budget proposals. The biggest loss to Democrats was the rejection of the proposal to expand Medicaid.
What will be the next move by Democrats on the Joint Finance Committee? Representative Chris Taylor (D-Madison) tells WKOW how they’re not “giving up” yet on accepting the federal funds.
Plus, a four-part series investigation revealing how the Wisconsin National Guard deals with sexual assault cases and the woman who spoke up. Cap Times investigative reporter Katelyn Ferral discusses her report and the phenomenon of “military sexual trauma.”
New research programs focused on dairy could be coming to the UW System. Republican Senator Howard Marklein discusses his legislation to create dairy hubs and why he voted to reject the Medicaid expansion.