Stories tagged: "Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes"

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Who Can Beat Ron Johnson? Democratic Senate Candidates Work to Separate Themselves From the Pack at First Major Forum

More than 800 people turned out for the virtual event, which organizers said they were using to find a candidate that could run on big issues and turn out voters.

Melissa Gavin of Cross Plains talks about how flood waters reached and damaged her house in 2018. Gavin attributes the flooding to climate change. (Photo © Andy Manis)
New Climate Change Report Suggests State Office for Environmental Injustices and Green Job Training

The 120-page report was released Wednesday by Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes.

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Evers Launches Two Plans to Tackle Racial Health Disparities in Wisconsin

One will focus on COVID-19’s impact on communities of color, the other will address overall healthcare disparities.

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Head of WI Climate Change Task Force Sums Up Trump Record: Disastrous

‘No Time to Lose: A Wisconsin Family Meeting on Climate’ reviews nearly four years of denial and deregulation.

Jacob Blake Jr.'s uncle, Justin Blake (yellow shirt) hugs Letetra Wideman, Jacob Blake's younger sister, Aug. 30 during a march in Kenosha. Wideman later recited a poem she had written titled, "Allow Me to Introduce Myself" to the crowd. (Photo © Andy Manis)
‘One Person, One Vote’: Jacob Blake’s Friends and Family Push for Reform Via the Ballot Box

GOP legislators say no police reform Monday. Trump coming to Kenosha Tuesday to praise police, not meeting with family.

Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted on homicide charges after killing two people and injuring a third during the 2020 protests in Kenosha. (Screenshot via Ruptly)
Militia Saw ‘Perfect Opportunity’ in Kenosha Before 17-Year-Old Killed 2, Injured Another

Lt. Gov. Barnes decries militia groups: ‘We can’t even act surprised.’

Jacob Blake, 29, was shot multiple times by a Kenosha police officer Aug. 23. (Facebook photo)
Evers Calls Special Session on Police Reform, Deploys National Guard to Kenosha

Father of shooting victim, Jacob Blake, reports he is out of surgery for the gunshot wounds.