Wisconsin Republicans introduce bill to require photo IDs for food stamp recipients

Wisconsin Republicans introduce bill to require photo IDs for food stamp recipients

Food stamp recipients in Wisconsin would be required to use photo ID cards for their purchases under a bill being proposed by two Republican lawmakers.

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The Day Ahead, April 18: Dane County Farmers' Market, WADOMA West AFrican Dance

The Day Ahead, April 18: Dane County Farmers' Market, WADOMA West AFrican Dance

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

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Morning briefing: UW-Madison to cut 400 positions, close and merge programs

Morning briefing: UW-Madison to cut 400 positions, close and merge programs

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

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Political mood of the state takes a 'pretty striking' downturn in Marquette Poll

Political mood of the state takes a 'pretty striking' downturn in Marquette Poll

The change was most stark with those who consider themselves independents, with men and with people not from Wisconsin's biggest cities.

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Events aim to celebrate Tony Robinson's life, support his mother

Events aim to celebrate Tony Robinson's life, support his mother

There are events scheduled the next two Sundays that shift the focus from protest to celebration.

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In Case You Missed It: Frank being frank about Frank

In Case You Missed It: Frank being frank about Frank

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

15 hours ago

Atlas Improv celebrates 11 years with butt bared and laughs earned

Atlas Improv celebrates 11 years with butt bared and laughs earned

The improv company is celebrating its 11th anniversary in Madison with a weekend of performances dubbed the "Endurance Improv Fest."

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UW-Madison's next 'Go Big Read' will tackle racial inequality with 'Just Mercy'

UW-Madison's next 'Go Big Read' will tackle racial inequality with 'Just Mercy'

"Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption" by Bryan Stevenson will be featured in some campus coursework and special events.

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In high school jersey retirement ceremony, Frank Kaminsky celebrates his failures

In high school jersey retirement ceremony, Frank Kaminsky celebrates his failures

The Badgers star and consensus national player of the year had his No. 44 retired at Benet Academy in Lisle, Illinois.

19 hours ago

Wisconsin Film Fest: 'The Look of Silence' speaks volumes

Wisconsin Film Fest: 'The Look of Silence' speaks volumes

The documentary tells the story of a man uncovering harrowing truths about the mid-1960s Indonesian genocide.

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Wisconsin Film Festival: In 'Manglehorn,' Al Pacino is a locksmith who's lost the key to life

Wisconsin Film Festival: In 'Manglehorn,' Al Pacino is a locksmith who's lost the key to life

"Manglehorn," which will open theatrically in June, played Thursday on the closing night of the Wisconsin Film Festival before a full house at…

21 hours ago

Recent obsessions: 'Begin Again'

Recent obsessions: 'Begin Again'

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

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Plain Talk: Consumers lose as GOP guts funds for Citizens Utility Board

Plain Talk: Consumers lose as GOP guts funds for Citizens Utility Board

The Citizens Utility Board estimates that since 1998, it has helped utility consumers save nearly $3 billion. It's reward? Republicans voted t…

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State Debate: It's not the number, but the quality of jobs that counts, argues the Journal Sentinel

State Debate: It's not the number, but the quality of jobs that counts, argues the Journal Sentinel

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

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The Day Ahead, April 17: Madison Children's Museum Adult Swim, Midwest Horse Show, William Elliott Whitmore

The Day Ahead, April 17: Madison Children's Museum Adult Swim, Midwest Horse Show, William Elliott Whitmore

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

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