Stories tagged: "legislature"


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Here Are the Primaries and Races to Watch in the 2020 Elections for the Wisconsin Legislature

Eight incumbents face challengers from within their own parties.

Hayward nurse Buffy Riley, left, and state Rep. David Bowen, D-Milwaukee, each contracted the coronavirus and survived painful battles with COVID-19.
Riley and Bowen: Trump Making It Harder to Survive COVID-19

Bowen was the first state legislator to catch the virus. Riley went to New York to help overloaded hospitals; then she caught it.

GOP Coronavirus Aid Plan Has Some Big Strings Attached

Republicans will waive waiting period for unemployment if they can take more power from Evers and slash spending anywhere they wish

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Evers Postpones Election, GOP Runs to Court

Governor calls new special session for Tuesday, sets new June election date

Aurora Sinai Medical Center in Milwaukee now has a refrigerated truck that may be used as a temporary morgue due to the growing number of deaths from COVID-19. (Photo by Milwaukee Business Journal)
GOP Shuns Evers. State Tops 60 Deaths.

Disaster declaration approved by Trump. Refrigerated truck arrives in Milwaukee as a likely morgue.

State Sen. Shilling Just Resigned Effective Immediately
Senate Dem Leader Shilling Not Seeking Re-election

She becomes the 5th Senator and 4th Democrat to leave the Legislature

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States Team Up to Get Critical Supplies

Wisconsin planning now for stimulus aid that may be weeks away