Rachel Fettig and Samy Moskol
The Joint Finance Committee concluded its consideration of the state’s biennial budget in a session that stretched from Tuesday into early Wednesday morning and included committee approvals for some of the most controversial budgetary motions, including those pertaining to declining federal Medicaid expansion money and the full expansion of a private school voucher program.
The investigation into hazing allegations made against the UW Marching Band is ongoing, university officials said Monday. Band Director Mike Leckrone told WKOW he thought the investigation may end Tuesday.
Men's soccer will look to break their string of tie against Huskies of Northern Illinois. This is their last match before the Big Ten season.
Legislators continue to debate aspects of the state budget, with a proposal for collective bargaining rights of UW faculty splitting along partisan lines.