Stories tagged: "Dave Heide"


Mandela Barnes and Dave Heide
‘We’re Struggling’: Wisconsin Restaurateur Says BadgerCare Expansion Would Be Good for Business

Cooks and servers want to return to work, but also want health care. Republicans have already said they plan to quickly gavel out a special session on BadgerCare expansion that Gov. Tony Evers called last week.

Restaurants along King Street in downtown Madison have the benefit of a Capitol view to attract customers with outdoor seating. With winter approaching, the lack of outdoor seating will be another hit to restaurants trying to survive the pandemic. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Few Finding Recipe for Success to Keep Restaurants Thriving During Pandemic

From inflexible landlords, lack of federal assistance, and ongoing capacity caps, the business is struggling.