Regional
4:02 pm
Sat June 15, 2013

News Rundown: Abortion Laws, Medicaid, Committee Woes

Each week, our news analyst Bruce Murphy brings us the top headlines of the past seven days. This week's top stories include:

  • New state abortion restrictions are passed in both houses of the legislature, with the Governor promising to sign the bill into law.
  • Will Wisconsin accept additional federal monies for Medicaid?
  • Milwaukee’s troubled Social Development Commission suffers another blow.

A new program to deal with foreclosed homes in Milwaukee is announced.

Bruce Murphy is the editor and chief columnist for the online daily, UrbanMilwaukee.com.