Stories tagged: "Rep. Ron Kind"


People shelter in the House gallery as protesters try to break into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Ron Johnson Pushed False Conspiracy Theories for Weeks, Now Says He Has No Responsibility for Capitol Riot

Evers calls on Republicans to fully condemn the saboteurs. State attorney general calls for Trump to be removed from office.

U.S. Rep. Ron Kind, a La Crosse Democrat, presents an American flag to Lily Stegemann that Kind had flown above the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., in Stegemann’s honor.
Racists May Feel Emboldened, But This Wisconsin Town Showed the Power of Love

One wildly racist gesture has energized a town to show support for tolerance, inclusiveness, and education.

Wisconsin National Guard members Sgt. Nathaniel Nyquist, left, Sgt. John Clark and Spc. Madeline Westrick gather samples at a drive-up COVID-19 testing site near Baraboo on April 29. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Sen. Tammy Baldwin Calls Out Pence on Wisconsin’s Continuing Medical Supply Shortage

Before VP Pence can face Kamala Harris, he has to deal with Sen. Tammy Baldwin and others wanting him to explain supply chain failings.

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Johnson, Kind Debate Need for Federal Funds for Schools, Unemployment

The two debated issues Friday at a virtual meeting hosted by Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce.

Madison School Board Announces Virtual First Quarter
Madison School Board Announces Virtual First Quarter

District joins a growing number of schools opting against advice of Trump, DeVos to have in-person classes this fall.

Small Farmers See Little Hope and No Future for Their Livelihood
Small Farmers See Little Hope for Livelihood

Stressors include Trump’s trade wars, tariffs, low milk prices, COVID-19.

Number of Wisconsin Households Barely Getting by Swells to Nearly 550,000
Wisconsin Farmers and Food Banks Are Losing Out on $35 Million

State's Congressional Dems seeking answers on how contracts have been awarded through the Food Box program.