Tonight on “Here and Now,” an update from Wisconsin Emergency Management on potential flooding threats due to all this rain and snow-pack to the north.
Also, Act 10 reaches into county jails. Many counties are reclassifying jail guards from “protective status” employees to “general employees.” This means increased contributions toward benefits and loss of duty disability pay. We’ll hear both sides of this issue.
And the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this week that police must obtain search warrants to conduct blood alcohol tests for suspected drunk drivers. We check in with the Sheboygan County District Attorney for his take on what this will mean going forward.
In our Budget Watch series, the Executive Director of the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance, discusses Governor Scott Walker’s income tax cut, proposed in the 2013-15 state budget.
That’s tonight at 7:30 p.m. statewide on Wisconsin Public Television.