Wisconsin Democracy Report
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Talks by and interviews of public officials, candidates
for political office and activists for social change
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1/2/21, 1/3/21Exit Interview: Alder Marsha Rummel - hosted by Jonathan Zarov23:5312/26/20a
1/9/21, 1/10/21Journalist Dan Shafer on why conspiracy-driven Wisconsin republicans should resign
- hosted by Jonathan Zarov
1/16/21, 1/17/21Gov. Evers Focuses on Broadband, Unemployment, and Redistricting in State of the State
- Paul Hermann reporting
1/23/21Tony Evers, Amy Pechacek: State Republicans End Special Session on Unemployment Without Drafting New Legislation - Sam Kodzik reporting2:111/20/21b
1/24/21David Steffen, Evan Goyke, Kelda Roys: Expungement Bill Proposed by Bipartisan Group of Wisconsin Lawmakers - Paul Hermann reporting4:201/20/21b
1/30/21, 1/31/21Meet the Candidates: Nikki Conklin for District 9 and Nasra Wehelie for District 7
- hosted by Carousel Bayrd
2/6/21, 2/7/21Meet the Candidates: Nino Amato and Doug Hyant for District 9 - hosted by Carousel Bayrd53:251/26/21c
2/13/21Cat Capellaro: What you need to know about the candidates in the 7-way school superintendent primary
- hosted by Jonathan Zarov
2/14/21Rebecca Kemble, Veronica Figueroa Velez, Charles Myadze: Meet the Candidates: Madison Common Council District 18 - hosted by Carousel Bayrd50:492/9/21c
2/20/21, 2/21/21Henry Redman: How the Republican Party Lost Control - hosted by Allen Ruff52:132/18/21c
2/27/21, 2/28/21Douglas M. Poland: Partisan Gerrymandering & Voter Suppression in Wisconsin
- moderated by Jennifer Hannon
3/6/21, 3/7/21Politics and Policy with Arvina Martin - hosted by Damita Brown25:473/2/21a
3/13/21, 3/14/21Matthew Mitnick, Luke Schieve, Greg Gelembiuk, Shon Barnes: Madison Committee Recommends Rejecting Body Cameras for Police - Jonah Chester reporting3:553/11/21b
3/20/21, 3/21/21Tony Evers, Jenni Dye: Reviewing the State Budget with Governor Tony Evers - hosted by Carousel Bayrd52:483/16/21c
3/27/21, 3/28/21Meet the Candidates: Deborah Kerr and Jill Underly for Wisconsin State Superintendent
- hosted by Carousel Bayrd
4/3/21, 4/4/21John Strange, Eileen Harrington:Digging Into Madison's Advisory Referenda On Alders
- hosted by Carousel Bayrd
4/10/21, 4/11/21Lisa Subeck:Voting Rights are Under Attack (Wisconsin section) - hosted by Carousel Bayrd52:534/6/21c
4/17/21, 4/18/21Tim Carpenter, Denise Jess: Wisconsin Senate Passes Election Legislation - Jonah Chester reporting4:304/15/21b
4/25/21Charles Myadze, Tom Lynch: Common Council Votes to Move Parking Enforcement Away from Madison Police Department - Sam Kodzik reporting2:094/21/21b
5/1/21, 5/2/21Alder Arvina Martin:Mental Health First Responders - An Alternative to Policing (1st half)
- hosted by Carousel Bayrd
5/8/21, 5/9/21Gary Halverson, Linda Ketcham:Madison Common Council Prepares to Vote on New Men's Homeless Shelter - hosted by Carousel Bayrd53:195/4/21c

a From the 8 O'Clock Buzz on WORT-FM.
b From WORT News Department.
c From A Public Affair on WORT-FM.
d Madison Public Library Foundation
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