Wording changes to the “Residency Verification” section of the state’s FoodShare handbook appear to take the teeth out of laws designed to prevent public benefit fraud and to protect taxpayers. Sen. Patrick Testin, chairman of the Senate’s Health and Human Services committee. Sen. Testin joins us for an update on the FoodShare language change.
Milwaukee Ald. Bob Donavan says budgets are about priorities, and wonders why Mayor Tom Barrett, a Democrat, has prioritized his streetcar project over more basic priorities – like cleaning up the city’s drinking water. Alderman Donovan stops by for a chat on the state of Milwaukee government