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A red fox walks on a street in Madison. Photo courtesy of the UW-Madison Urban Canid Project.

Lives of the Urban Coyotes and Foxes

By , WisContext - Sep 22nd, 2019 10:34 am

UW Project studies how they can survive and even thrive in a city.

Lisa Subeck

Representative Lisa Subeck Joins Governor Evers, Democratic Colleagues Introducing Universal Background Check Legislation

Press Release By - Aug 15th, 2019 10:39 am

“No family should have to worry that they or their children will be harmed by gun violence.”

Robyn Vining. Photo courtesy of the Office of Representative Robyn Vining.

Rep. Robyn Vining Defends Colleague Rep. Anderson

Press Release By - Aug 2nd, 2019 04:27 pm

“Speaker Vos has demeaned remote involvement by Rep. Anderson.”

Tatiana Bilbao. Photo from UWM.

School of Architecture & Urban Planning Awards 2019 Marcus Prize to Mexican Designer, Thought Leader

Press Release By - Apr 30th, 2019 09:00 am

Tatiana Bilbao is founder of Tatiana Bilbao Estudio in Mexico City.

Tammy Baldwin

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Joins Colleagues to Raise Concerns about Potential Patent Infringement by Pharmaceutical Company Gilead Sciences and High Price of its HIV-Prevention Drug, Truvada

Press Release By - Apr 25th, 2019 09:08 am

“Although Secretary Azar has stated that negotiations are ongoing, Gilead has reportedly reached no agreement with the government that would allow them to make use of these patented methods.”

League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County

League of Women Voters March 2 Public Program: Immigration Policies – DACA and Keeping Families Together

Press Release By - Feb 19th, 2019 07:10 am

The program runs from 10:00 a.m. to noon, with social time beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Tammy Baldwin

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Joins Colleagues to Reintroduce Resolution To Defend Constitutionality of Pre-Existing Condition Protections

Press Release By - Jan 18th, 2019 11:26 am

“No parent should have to lay awake at night wondering if the health care they have today, for themselves and their children, will be there tomorrow.”

Car keys and drinks. Photo is in the Public Domain.

Campaign Cash: Tavern League Still Has Clout in Capitol

By - Jan 16th, 2019 10:38 am

Which is why bill to criminalize drunk driving unlikely to get legislative approval.

Tammy Baldwin

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Joins Colleagues to Help Protect People’s Personal Data Online

Press Release By - Dec 13th, 2018 12:18 pm

Data Care Act will stop websites and apps from using personal data against users, protect user information from hacks and hold companies accountable for misuse

Milwaukee Aces

Milwaukee Aces Establishes National Exposure with New League

Press Release By - Nov 21st, 2018 08:30 am

Aces Owner Bernell Hooker named Director of Community Engagement

League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County

League of Women Voters – Nov. 17 Public Program Addressing Lead Issues: A Milwaukee Focus

Press Release By - Nov 5th, 2018 05:01 am

According to the Milwaukee Health Department, the primary sources of elevated blood lead levels in children are lead-based paint and leaded household dust, found in buildings built before 1978.

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Participates in National Voter Registration Day

Press Release By - Sep 18th, 2018 09:56 pm

While National Voter Registration Day is September 25, Leagues across the state will be holding voter registration drives throughout the week and will continue holding outreach events as the November 6 election approaches.