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Anchored by Frederica Freyberg, Here & 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.

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March 24, 2017

First Look: U.S. Sen Baldwin On GOP Health Care Bill

Republicans in the house this week delayed a vote on the health care bill after push back from the moderate and conservative wings of the party.

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March 24, 2017

Closer Look: Franklin On Latest Marquette Law School Poll

Professor Charles Franklin is the director of the Marquette Law School Poll. This week's poll found President Donald Trump with a 41 percent approval rating with registered voters in Wisconsin. This is the first Marquette poll since Trump won Wisconsin in November's presidential election.

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March 24, 2017

Closer Look: Impact Of Rural Funding Proposal For Schools

Gov. Scott Walker has proposed giving extra money to rural school districts with a sparse number of students per square mile. But districts like Adams-Friendship, in rural areas but with more than 1,000 students, might not see as much funds as others. Kim Kaukl is the executive director of the Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance.

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March 24, 2017

Wisconsin Look: Badgers Play Gators In NCAA Championship

UW-Madison men's basketball team faces off against University of Florida Friday in a Sweet Sixteen game against University of Florida Friday. The team had an upset win against the first-seed Villanova this week.

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March 24, 2017

Here and Now - #1539 Full Episode

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin talks about the GOP health care bill, Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin talks about the latest poll and the Executive Director of the Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance Kim Kaukl talks about Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to boost funding for rural schools.

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