Wisconsin Republicans pledge to restore Scott Walker's K-12 education cuts

Wisconsin Republicans pledge to restore Scott Walker's K-12 education cuts

Republican leaders in the state Legislature said their top priority is to restore a $127 million cut to K-12 education proposed in Gov. Scott Walker's biennial budget. 

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Republican proposal to restrict food stamp purchases would cost Wisconsin millions

Republican proposal to restrict food stamp purchases would cost Wisconsin millions

Under a proposal moving quickly through the state Legislature, Wisconsin would spend millions of dollars to restrict which foods can be purcha…

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In Case You Missed It: Wisconsin puts up an airball on new revenue

In Case You Missed It: Wisconsin puts up an airball on new revenue

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

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Wisconsin legislative committee to vote on food stamp purchase restrictions

Wisconsin legislative committee to vote on food stamp purchase restrictions

The Assembly Committee on Public Benefit Reform will vote Wednesday afternoon on that bill and two proposals to require drug testing in order …

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Zombies, unicorns and Marty McFly: Eight weird events coming up at Madison Craft Beer Week

Zombies, unicorns and Marty McFly: Eight weird events coming up at Madison Craft Beer Week

We hand-picked some of the more unique events in the final five days of the festival.

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Thursday cleanup planned for Bernie's Beach

Thursday cleanup planned for Bernie's Beach

Community groups are partnering with Madison Parks on removing trash and debris from the beach, located off of Lakeside Street.

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Harris Dodd proposes bill to require racial impact statements for criminal legislation

Harris Dodd proposes bill to require racial impact statements for criminal legislation

A bill being proposed by a Democratic lawmaker would target racial disparities in Wisconsin's incarceration rates.

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Songs and pictures intertwine in Music Theatre of Madison's '35MM'

Songs and pictures intertwine in Music Theatre of Madison's '35MM'

A song cycle opening at the Goodman Community Center on Thursday includes a companion photography show running through the end of May.

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Legislative Fiscal Bureau memo: No new revenue growth for Wisconsin

Legislative Fiscal Bureau memo: No new revenue growth for Wisconsin

Lawmakers will have no additional revenue to work with as they work through revisions to Gov. Scott Walker's two-year budget.

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Let's Eat Out! announces free summer concert series at Burr Jones Field

Let's Eat Out! announces free summer concert series at Burr Jones Field

The series will feature local food, music, yoga, a roller derby exhibition bout and bubble soccer games.

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Recent obsessions: Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors

Recent obsessions: Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors

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

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Photos: Spring Tonic art exhibition at the UW Arboretum

Photos: Spring Tonic art exhibition at the UW Arboretum

Spring Tonic is a sculpture exhibit by UW art students in the UW Arboretum. Students installed seven sculptures in the Longenecker Gardens. Th…

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Bill Lueders: Have John Doe probes trashed the rule of law in Wisconsin?

Bill Lueders: Have John Doe probes trashed the rule of law in Wisconsin?

Fox News called it a “series of terrifying raids” reportedly conducted as “a form of political retribution against supporters of Gov. Scott Wa…

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State Debate: 'Chief Justice" Roggensack communicates via right-wing radio show, notes blogger James Rowen

State Debate: 'Chief Justice" Roggensack communicates via right-wing radio show, notes blogger James Rowen

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

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The Day Ahead, May 6: Jazz up spring with a garden walk or a beer talk

The Day Ahead, May 6: Jazz up spring with a garden walk or a beer talk

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

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