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Walker proposes heath care market reforms Sunday, January 21
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:33:58 GMT
Governor Scott Walker is calling for the state to implement the 1332 Waiver process to help bring down the rising cost of health insurance through the federal exchange. "There are hardworking people across our state who are experiencing massive health care premium increases under Obamacare, and that's unacceptable," said the Governor in a release Sunday.
Critic of Obamacare now extols a key plank of plan
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:29:15 GMT
In a tack to the left in an election year, Republican Gov. Scott Walker announced Sunday that he wants a state law that would bar insurers from denying a person health coverage because of a pre-existing condition. He also wants Wisconsin to join Minnesota, Oregon, Hawaii and Alaska in obtaining a federal waiver to offer reinsurance, a move designed to lower premiums for people in the private insurance marketplace.
Abortion rights leader gears up for 2018 fights
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:25:01 GMT
It's been one year since Ilyse Hogue, the president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, addressed the Women's March in Washington. "We have one message for Donald Trump," she said at the time.
2018 Senior Bowl preview
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:19:29 GMT
Mason Rudolph, Harold Landry, Anthony Miller and Frank Ragnow are nursing injuries. The Georgia and Alabama players finished their season several weeks after everyone else having qualified for the National Championship game.
Wisconsin men's hockey upsets No. 1 Notre Dame
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:19:28 GMT
After a flat-footed start to the new year, No. 18 Wisconsin men's hockey went into Sunday's game against No.
Government shutdown provides insight into beliefs of politicians
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:11:26 GMT
While the current government shutdown provides insight into conflicts in Washington, it also provides insight into the beliefs of US politicians. "It's a good clue that our government isn't just about republicans and democrats fighting each other," describes Tim Dale, Associate Professor of political science at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse.
US hockey GM Jim Johannson dies at Colorado Springs home
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:11:09 GMT
Longtime USA Hockey executive and U.S. Olympic men's hockey general manager Jim Johannson died unexpectedly Sunday at age 53, shocking the sport less than three weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games. Johannson died in his sleep at his home in Colorado Springs, according to USA Hockey.