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Stories with person: Scott Fitzgerald
  • Republicans revise fetal tissue bill to allow some research 
    Updated: Sep-04-15 6:37 pm

    MADISON, Wisconsin - Republicans working on a bill that would prohibit research using tissue from aborted fetuses announced Friday they've amended the measure to allow some experiments but University of Wisconsin-Madison scientists say the move doesn't go nearly far enough to protect their work.

  • Republican bills target Planned Parenthood federal funding 
    Updated: Sep-02-15 1:38 pm

    MADISON, Wisconsin - About $7.5 million in federal funding for Planned Parenthood in Wisconsin would be cut under two Republican-backed bills heard Wednesday by a state Assembly committee, measures that come as the Legislature also considers criminalizing research on aborted fetal tissue.

  • Board sends lobbyist contribution question to Legislature 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 5:50 pm

    MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin election officials asked the Legislature on Tuesday to address whether lobbyists can make contributions to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's presidential candidate and when donations could start.

  • New bill would ban minors from using tanning beds story has photos
    Updated: Aug-29-15 11:19 am

    MADISON, Wisconsin - Children of all ages would be barred from using tanning beds in Wisconsin under a bill moving through the state Legislature.