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11:00 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Infant Mortality Down in Milwaukee, Except for African-American Babies

Premature births continue plaguing African-American babies in Milwaukee

African-American babies born in Milwaukee continue dying at substantially higher rates than white and Hispanic infants.

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10:29 am
Tue June 4, 2013

MLB Players Share Stories of "Hauntings" at the Pfister Hotel

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ESPN The Magazine collected stories from Major League Baseball players who've experienced strange things while staying at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee. And, Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviewed some players for NPR's Only A Game back in 2010. Listen here: http://bit.ly/pfisterhaunts
What's so scary about playing the Brewers in Milwaukee? Try the Pfister Hotel. By Stacey Pressman | ESPN The Magazine Nathan Fox for ESPN Justin Upton admits to being creeped out by the Pfister. This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's June 10 Taboo issue. Subscribe today!
Politics & Government
8:58 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Majority of Proposed State Tax Cuts Would Help Those Earning More Than $100k

Proposed state income tax cuts would mostly go for higher wage earners.

A new report, released by the Legislative Fiscal Bureau, shows the majority of  a proposed state income tax cut would help anyone earning $100,000 plus.

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Politics & Government
8:43 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Big Decisions Loom For Joint Finance Committee

JFC members today will tackle major budget issues including school aids and Medicaid funding.
Credit Ann Althouse, Flickr

This is the final scheduled day of meetings for the Joint Finance Committee.

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Politics & Government
8:34 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Proposed Changes to Voting Laws Has Some Upset

Wisconsin could soon see an overhaul of its voting laws
Credit Justin Kern, Flickr

Another move is afoot in Wisconsin to change the state’s election laws. There will be a public hearing in Madison Tuesday at 10 am on the Republican plan.

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