On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »


Listen Live Now » 1330 AM Sheboygan, WI


Current Conditions(Sheboygan,WI 53081)

More Weather »
63° Feels Like: 63°
Wind: ESE 0 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0.06”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 62°


Partly Cloudy 73°

Mon Night

Partly Cloudy 66°


Assembly moves forward after setting aside MATC board appointments

The Wisconsin state Capitol Building in Madison is seen in this undated photo.
The Wisconsin state Capitol Building in Madison is seen in this undated photo.

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - The Wisconsin Assembly has set aside an early Friday morning stalemate over a bill changing the makeup of the Milwaukee Technical College Board. The house suspended debate for a couple hours at mid-day – and they acted on other bills while leaving the MATC measure unresolved.Among other things, the Assembly voted 54-to-29 early Friday afternoon to ease restrictions on the construction of piers-and-docks on Wisconsin waters. It was among a number of GOP bills still pending in the final meeting of the two-year legislative session. As of 2 p.m. Friday, the Assembly had been in meetings and caucuses for 27 straight hours. Majority Republicans passed a number of bills last night, including the use of student test scores in evaluating school teachers and principals – and tougher rules for doctors before they perform abortions. During the night, Democrats brought up their proposals and made Republicans strike them down one-by-one so they couldn’t go home. Then before sun-up, they began debating the Milwaukee Area Technical College bill – which calls for most of the school’s board nine board members to represent business, and to let county officials appoint the members instead of school board presidents.