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En Wisconsin niños menores de 10 años podrán cazar con armas

Una de las leyes de caza más permisivas de Estados Unidos entra en vigencia este sábado 18 de noviembre. La misma permitirá a niños menores de 10 años llevar sus propias armas a los bosques del estado de Wisconsin y  cazar animales como venados y osos. 128 more words

Internacional

Wisconsin election officials ask for help protecting voter security in 2018 after Russian hack attempt

MADISON — Wisconsin’s elections officials are asking for additional staff to help protect against security threats after Russian hackers targeted the state in 2016.

The Wisconsin Elections Commission voted unanimously on Monday, November 20th to hire three additional staff members, two of whom would focus on election security. 405 more words

Politics

Walker's anti-union Act 10 dealing major blow to WI public schools, report finds

A new analysis of Wisconsin’s public schools reveals several alarming trends since the state adopted legislation stripping teachers and other public service workers of most collective bargaining rights in 2011. 394 more words

Politics

Conservative firm challenges DPI's authority again

MADISON — A conservative law firm asked the state Supreme Court again Monday to strip state schools Superintendent Tony Evers of his policy-writing powers, a move that could weaken him as he enters the 2018 campaign season against Gov. 439 more words

Politics

In Austin speech, Pence drives home Trump tax plan to governors

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Vice President Mike Pence touted tax reform as the headliner of the Republican Governors Association conference, where some of the top Republicans in the country gathered this week. 433 more words

News

Abolish Columbus Day? State lawmakers, activists push to replace with 'Indigenous Peoples Day'

MADISON — Spurred on by students in Milwaukee County, some state lawmakers are pushing to get rid of Columbus Day and replace it with “Indigenous Peoples Day.” 489 more words

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Democratic governor candidate Matt Flynn favors legalizing pot

MADISON — Democratic candidate for governor Matt Flynn says if Wisconsin voters want to legalize marijuana, he’s all for it.

Flynn on Tuesday called for the Republican-controlled Legislature to put a non-binding referendum on the November 2018 ballot asking if there’s support for the legalization and sale of marijuana. 86 more words

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