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Wisconsin lawmakers ask state health secretary about plan if court strikes down subsidies
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades says it would be up to the federal government to deal with the fallout if the U.S. Supreme Court rules that subsidies offered under President Barack Obama's health care law are unconstitutional....

Assembly plans on 24 hours of debate on right-to-work bill ending Friday morning
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Wisconsin state Assembly plans to start debate of the right-to-work bill at 9 a.m. Thursday and end no later than 9 a.m. Friday....

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he supports ban on abortions after 20 weeks
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker, a longtime abortion opponent and likely presidential candidate, said Tuesday that he supports banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, taking a clear stance on an issue he avoided during his re-election campaign last year....

Feingold's post-State plans: Extensive travel of Wisconsin, no word on possible Senate bid
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Former Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold is sending signals that he may be considering another run for office, telling his Facebook followers that he plans to travel around Wisconsin extensively to talk about his future after he leaves his State Department post this week....

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds conviction in ice pick stabbing death of girlfriend
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The evidence against a Milwaukee man convicted of killing his girlfriend with an ice pick was overwhelming, the Wisconsin Supreme Court said Tuesday, rejecting his argument that he deserves a new trial because he wasn't allowed to testify....

Budget committee demands assurances from UW officials that students won't see tuition surge
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Republicans on the Legislature's finance committee demanded assurances Tuesday from University of Wisconsin System officials that they won't dramatically increase tuition if they're uncoupled from state oversight under Gov. Scott Walker's budget plan....

Democrats grill DNR leader on stewardship freeze, stripping agency board's powers
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Democratic legislators took the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources leader to task Tuesday, saying budget proposals that would halt state land purchases, strip the agency board's powers and slash tax support for state parks would hurt conservation and tourism and reduce the public's opportunity to influence environmental policy....

Wisconsin speed limit bill continues coasting at the Capitol, moves on to Assembly
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A bill that would increase speed limits on some Wisconsin highways and freeways has coasted through another green light at the Capitol....

Prosecutors charge 5 St. Paul adults in sex trafficking ring; some minors were victims
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Prosecutors on Tuesday charged five St. Paul residents in what authorities allege was a multistate sex-trafficking ring whose victims included minors....

Crash kills 1 person in NE Wisconsin winter storm brings snow and high winds to much of state
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- One person has died in a crash on Highway 41 in Brown County of northeastern Wisconsin as a winter storm brings snow and high winds to the state....

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