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Wisconsin holds its presidential primary today, despite late action by the governor to try to postpone it. And public assistance programs are overhauled in response to COVID-19.

2020Talks - April 7, 2020 


Today's the Wisconsin primary, although Democratic Gov. Tony Evers tried to delay by executive order. A conservative majority on the state Supreme Court blocked the delay, after the Republican Legislature previously stymied similar efforts.

Archive: March 29, 2011

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. - Bridging cultural and religious differences in Virginia can be challenging for immigrants trying to navigate their daily lives, as well as for the people who try to assist them. This is especially true when it comes to dealing with domestic violence, says Salma Abrugideiri, co- ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - Men and women in North Carolina accused of crimes they did not commit, may have a more difficult time proving their innocence with new legislation currently before the state assembly. The legislation would take away laws that protect defendants when law enforcement fails to turn over ...Read More

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The possible reopening of a landfill in Greensboro is generating a stink around the state, as groups express concern over its impact on the community and economy. The White Street Landfill in Greensboro was closed to municipal waste five years ago, but now the city may try to reop ...Read More

NEW YORK - Older New Yorkers are expressing a confidence gap over having the resources they need to maintain their health and finances, and that worry extends to their children, according to a new survey of New Yorkers over 50 being released today. Marilyn Pinsky, state president of AARP New York, ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - That budget repair bill that would strip most Wisconsin public employees of many collective bargaining rights is causing mass confusion, as some say it's now law and others say "not so fast." Today a Dane County judge will revisit the issue, after she blocked publication of the law b ...Read More

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