AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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MADISON, Wis. — Just weeks away from losing control of both the governor and attorney general’s offices, Wisconsin Republicans planned dramatic lame-duck votes Tuesday on a sweeping attempt to limit the powers of incoming Democrats, a move that opponents decried as a last-gasp power grab and attempt to invalidate the election. By Scott Bauer and Todd Richmond. SENT: 1,020 words, photos, video. Developing
WISCONSIN LEGISLATURE-LAME DUCK-THE LATEST, WISCONSIN LEGISLATURE-LAME DUCK-PROPOSALS
AROUND THE STATE:
MADISON, Wis. — Gov. Scott Walker has appointed a high-powered attorney to serve on the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. Scott Beightol replaces Republican Bryan Steil, who resigned last week to focus on his first term in Congress. By Todd Richmond. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
UTILITY APPOINTMENT, HIT-RUN SENTENCE
MILWAUKEE — UTEP plays Marquette at Fiserv Forum. Game starts at 7:30 p.m.
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