Stories tagged: "David Crowley"


Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley, center in white shirt, says that while communities like Milwaukee are national leaders in fighting healthcare disparities, they need help from federal elected officials to fully achieve their goals. (Photo courtesy of Protect Our Care)
David Crowley: Communities Need Help to Achieve Healthcare Goals

Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley writes that President Biden's Build Back Better agenda is critical to helping communities like Milwaukee expand health care to the most needy.

Milwaukee Bucks fan favorite Bobby Portis hoists the Bucks' championship trophy over his head during the team's championship parade in downtown Milwaukee. (Photo by Jonathon Sadowski)
‘They Are the Unifiers’: Bucks Bring Wisconsin Together for Championship Parade

People from all over the state visited Milwaukee to celebrate the Bucks’ NBA Finals victory.

Local, state, and federal officials attend a groundbreaking for a new all-electric bus rapid transit line in Milwaukee. The new nine-mile service will reduce carbon emissions, but it is also intended to fight racial disparities by connecting people in disadvantaged communities to jobs, schools, and health care between Milwaukee's lakefront and Wauwatosa. (Photo by Jonathon Sadowski)
Milwaukee Aims to Fight Disparities, Reduce Emissions With All-Electric Bus Line

Milwaukee’s new bus rapid transit line will use all-electric buses and provide quicker access to work, education, and health care for disadvantaged city residents.

vaccine sign outside Milwaukee mill road library
Library Clinics? Door-to-Door Vaccines? Milwaukee Is Getting Creative To Get Shots In Arms

With vaccinations dropping, Milwaukee is figuring out how to overcome hesitancy and get shots to people right in their own neighborhoods.

Milwaukee Democrats Rep. David Crowley, left, defeated Sen. Chris Larson in the race for Milwaukee County executive. (Photos via the Crowley and Larson campaigns)
Rep. David Crowley Makes History as First Black Elected Milwaukee County Executive

Crowley edges out fellow Milwaukee Democrat state Sen. Chris Larson.

Milwaukee Democrats Rep. David Crowley, left, defeated Sen. Chris Larson in the race for Milwaukee County executive. (Photos via the Crowley and Larson campaigns)
Next Milwaukee County Executive Must Deal with GOP Obstruction

Legislature turns down sales-tax hike request to eliminate county’s $40 million budget deficit. Next county executive to decide what’s next.