As school boards—many times influenced by groups funded by national conservative organizations—decline to enact COVID safety protocols, local parent groups are pushing back.
The vote comes after the school board voted twice last month against requiring masks amid a nationwide surge of the Delta COVID-19 variant.
Sponsors say discussions of institutional racism and implicit bias will make white people feel bad.
With Republican lawmakers passing restrictive bills throughout the country, get-out-the-vote groups are pleading with Biden and Congress to pass federal voting rights protection.
Governor reluctantly signs a budget that uses the state's surplus on tax cuts rather than education and infrastructure.
The party-line vote by Republicans on the state’s budget-writing committee leaves obvious holes, some Wisconsinites say.
Biden infrastructure plan meant to help districts where local voters may or may not approve critically needed repairs and staff to build a new generation of graduates.