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11:46 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Report: Walker Says Capitol Protesters Should Get a Permit

Singers have been gathering at noon for nearly two years, to protest Republican policies. The singers say they don’t need a permit, because they’re exercising their right to free speech
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An expert on police procedure is criticizing Capitol police for arresting protesters, but Gov. Scott Walker says protesters should “follow the rules.”

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Politics & Government
11:28 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Essay: State Should Embrace Singer-Protestors

Singing protestors at the State Capitol in Madison have recently been arrested.
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Lake Effect essayist Avi Lank reflects on the protest songs being sung at the State Capitol.

Recently in Madison, singing protestors have been making themselves heard in the State Capitol building, and that has Lake Effect essayist Avi Lank thinking.

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Regional
10:55 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Labor Day Weekend Traffic Expected to be Heavier than Usual

Holiday travelers will share the road with thousands of bikers and baseball fans Thursday through Monday.

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Regional
6:00 am
Wed August 28, 2013

50 Years After the March on Washington, A Candid Conversation about Race Relations in Milwaukee

Eight community members talk about race relations in Milwaukee.
Michelle Maternowski

Round table discussion that aired on Lake Effect

Community members talk about how the greater Milwaukee area is doing when it comes to reaching Martin Luther King’s goals.

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Economy & Business
1:00 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Menominee Nation Urges Walker to Approve Kenosha Casino

The Menominee Nation wants to build a casino in Kenosha
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Supporters of a tribal casino in Kenosha turned up the heat on Gov. Scott Walker Tuesday.

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