Bernie Sanders plans to tap Wisconsin's progressive roots at Wednesday rally in Madison

Bernie Sanders plans to tap Wisconsin's progressive roots at Wednesday rally in Madison

Sanders said he expects his stop in Madison may attract the biggest rally crowd of his presidential campaign so far.

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In Case You Missed It: Spend a weekday at Bernie's

In Case You Missed It: Spend a weekday at Bernie's

Our daily afternoon roundup of the best stuff on captimes.com and beyond.

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Vince Sweeney leaving UW-Madison vice chancellor role to start consulting firm

Vince Sweeney leaving UW-Madison vice chancellor role to start consulting firm

As the first vice chancellor of university relations, Sweeney transformed communications with campus constituencies, says chancellor Rebecca Blank.

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Madison School Board members all on board for raising taxes to the max

Madison School Board members all on board for raising taxes to the max

Member Mary Burke joins in approving $504.4 million spending plan supported by tax levy that builds $3.2 million cushion for next year.

9 hours ago

Photos: Cap Times' best photos of June

Photos: Cap Times' best photos of June

Cap Times photographers Michelle Stocker and Mike DeVries selected these photos as their favorites from the month of June.

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John Nichols: The rule of law must apply to all men, all women and all corporations

John Nichols: The rule of law must apply to all men, all women and all corporations

The best way to honor Magna Carta is to fix our politics so that votes matter more than dollars.

12 hours ago

Coming Attractions: Old 97's, Vance Joy, John Hodgman

Coming Attractions: Old 97's, Vance Joy, John Hodgman

Alt-country band Old 97's and singer-songwriter Vance Joy are among recently announced acts coming to Madison.

13 hours ago

Recent obsessions: "Coming Home" by Leon Bridges

Recent obsessions: "Coming Home" by Leon Bridges

Mondays through Fridays, Cap Times staffers share their pop culture fixations.

14 hours ago

Wisconsin Assembly Republicans put budget pressure on Senate

Wisconsin Assembly Republicans put budget pressure on Senate

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said he's optimistic but needs "some kind of answer" about the Senate's progress this week.

15 hours ago

Coalition asks for rent-to-own changes to be kept out of budget

Coalition asks for rent-to-own changes to be kept out of budget

A coalition of faith leaders, low-income advocates and consumer watchdogs is asking lawmakers on the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee not…

15 hours ago

Urban forestry charge will soon appear on Madison services bills

Urban forestry charge will soon appear on Madison services bills

The charge was created in 2014 but a policy to assess the charge was not created until recently.

16 hours ago

State Debate: Dem legislator wants to know what state GOP has against Milwaukee

State Debate: Dem legislator wants to know what state GOP has against Milwaukee

A daily roundup of interesting newspaper editorials and blog posts from around Madison and Wisconsin.

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The Day Ahead, June 30: P.O.D. people come to Madison

The Day Ahead, June 30: P.O.D. people come to Madison

Your daily guide to what's happening in and around Madison.

17 hours ago

Assembly Democrats lead effort to pull same-sex marriage ban from Wisconsin Constitution

Assembly Democrats lead effort to pull same-sex marriage ban from Wisconsin Constitution

Following the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that states cannot ban same-sex marriage, Assembly Democrats are proposing a bill to remove language…

17 hours ago

Morning briefing: Why are Republicans wary of arena deal? Check the scoreboard

Morning briefing: Why are Republicans wary of arena deal? Check the scoreboard

Stories that are making the news today in Madison and around the state and country. 

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Madison moves forward on Judge Doyle Square plan to bring Exact Sciences downtown

Madison moves forward on Judge Doyle Square plan to bring Exact Sciences downtown

Madison's finance committee approved a preliminary development agreement Monday evening for the hotel, office and parking development.

19 hours ago

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