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  • WisconsinEye Webcast: Global Biological Threats Symposium
    Bioterrorism, Avian influenza, and SARS threaten human security around the world. How are we as a nation and a state preparing to meet these and other biological challenges? What more can we do? Government and academic experts from Washington, D.C. and Wisconsin address these issues in a webcast of ... <more>

  • Webcasts: 8th CD Candidates Meet for Debates

  • WisPolitics: In Iowa, Feingold Urges Dems to 'Come Out of Foxholes' to Take On GOP
    U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold, considered a potential 2008 presidential candidate, made his initial trip to the proving ground of Iowa over the last weekend in April. WisPolitics Reporter Greg Bump tagged along on the trip and provided a running diary of the weekend's events. SATURDAY b... <more>

  • WisPolitics Webcast: Luncheon with U.S. Rep. Tom Petri
    GOP U.S. Rep. Tom Petri said Monday it was "unfortunate" that Wisconsin state lawmakers ended automatic gas tax indexing to keep “a couple of talk show guys happy,” adding the move could hurt the state in the long run. Petri, currently vice chair of the Committee on Tran... <more>

  • 4th Street Forum: Money, Politics & Campaign Integrity
    A recent 4th Street Forum in Milwaukee examined the potential for campaign finance reform in Wisconsin. 4th Street Forum is a nonpartisan program, aimed at promoting public discussion of political and social issues that are of concern to the community. The forums are sponsored by the Milwaukee Tur... <more>

  • Graul: Thompson No Worry to Green Guv Campaign
    Mark Green's campaign manager, Mark Graul, proclaims he's not worried Tommy Thompson may get into the race for governor, says he would welcome President Bush in Wisconsin to campaign for his guy and believes the campaign needs more than $6 million to compete against incumbent Dem Gov. Jim Doyle.Gree... <more>

  • Two JFC members look toward election 2006
    Senate Joint Finance Committee Co-Chairman Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, and Democratic JFC member Rep. Mark Pocan of Madison had their doubts the ``Taxpayer Protection Amendment'' will pass both houses of the Legislature this spring, said the budget is in better shape going into 2007 than it has been... <more>

  • WisPolitics: TPA Debate Heats Up

  • WisPolitics Webcast: SE Wis. Commuter Rail Key to Global Competitiveness
    Boosters of a proposed commuter rail system that would connect Milwaukee with Chicago say the idea is a key to economic growth in the region.' ``If we are going to compete in a global economy, then commuter rail gives us the tools to be globa... <more>

  • WisPolitics Webcasts: RNC Targets Doyle, Feingold
    With the general election campaign in full swing, top Republican officials have visited Wisconsin to defend their president, to tout the economy, to undermine U.S. Sen Russ Feingold and to highlight the vulnerability of the first-term Democratic governor, Jim Doyle. RNC Co-chair Jo Ann Davids... <more>

  • WisPolitics: Walker Says Green's Organization, Money Advantage Too Much To Overcome
    Looking back at his campaign for governor, Scott Walker tells WisPolitics he just couldn't overcome opponent Mark Green's early organizational and fundraising advantage. "The only way I could have competed with that is if I hadn’t had a re-election of my own and I hadn’t been involved immediately t... <more>

  • Blog Summit Webcast: Impact of Blogging on Election 2006
    At the inaugural WisPolitics/WisOpinion Blog Summit, participants in a panel discussion differed over the impact blogging would have in the 2006 elections, though a majority agreed blogs could be used to highlight issues that could be overlooked by other forms of media. Fighting Bob.com’s Ed Garvey... <more>

  • Webcast: State Party Chairs Duel Over Ethics, Elections

  • WisPolitics: Tribal Leaders Address Legislature
    On March 7, two tribal leaders appeared before the Senate and Assembly, carrying messages of good faith negotiations in the dispute regarding gaming compact payments and increased cooperation between the tribes and state. Gerald Danforth, chairman of the Oneida Nation and leader of the Great ... <more>

  • Ward: Health-care economy robust but ripe for change
    David Ward, president of Northstar Economics calls the state's health -care economy robust but not sustainable. ... <more>

  • Sen. Jauch, Rep. Wood Debate TABOR, 'Taxpayer Protection Amendment'
    In a new TalkAboutLive@WisPolitics.com Web cast from the Madison offices of WHD Government Affairs, GOP Rep. Jeff Wood and Dem Sen. Bob Jauch debate TABOR and the new “Wisconsin Taxpayer Protection Amendment.” ... <more>

  • Webcast: Dem AG Candidates Clash

  • WisPolitics/WisBusiness Energy Forum
    President Bush, who visited Johnson Controls in Milwaukee, is talking energy alternatives. See the webcast of Bush's talk. Gov. Jim Doyle is talking ethanol, bio-fuels and extra heating assistance to those hit by rising natural gas prices. ... <more>

  • Kreibich: Higher Ed Committee Chair Pushes For UW Reform
    Assembly Colleges and Universities Committee Chair Rob Kreibich says the UW System's tarnished image last year came not from its dealings with the Legislature, but from "self-inflicted" wounds that damaged its reputation with the public."I'm willing to go to bat for bigger budgets, but I think the p... <more>

  • WisPolitics Webcast: Walker, Green Forum


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