Here and Now


Anchored by Frederica Freyberg, Here and Now is Wisconsin’s weekly in-depth news and public affairs program where civic and political leaders provide context to the issues at the forefront of life in Wisconsin.


September 23, 2016

Marquette Poll Director Elaborates On Latest Results

This week's poll found Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton holding onto a narrow lead. She remained five points ahead of Republican nominee Donald Trump among Wisconsin registered voters, which is unchanged since last month. The poll also found Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Russ Feingold held his lead over Republican incumbent U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson.

September 23, 2016

UW Political Science Professor Forecasts Monday Debate

Professor Mike Wagner explains what to look out for in the upcoming presidential debate. This is the first debate between Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. It will be held at Hoftra University in New York.

September 23, 2016

UW Journalism Professor Talks About Trump, Press

Chris Wells studied the Republican presidential nominee's relationship with the press. He says Trump has mastered using both traditional and social media to his advantage. Wells analyzed the candidate's campaign events, social media use and coverage in news outlets.

September 23, 2016

Here and Now #1513 — Full Episode

Marquette Law School Pollster Charles Franklin shares results from latest poll. UW-Madison journalism and political science professor Michael Wagner previews Monday's presidential debate, also a UW-Madison journalism professor, Chis Wells, discusses a study he did on Donald Trumps relationship with media, and a Verona high school student shares his goals to help his community.

September 23, 2016

Madison Area Student Leader Describes Community Efforts

Debrell Carr is a 13-year-old at Verona Area High School who dreams of others his age. He started the organization Building Bosses to help encourage young black students to start their own businesses and get involved with entrepreneurship. The group will host an feild day this weekend for black teens and the police to socialize and forge better relationships.

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