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GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Assembly has a long agenda for its final day

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A long and contentious agenda awaits the Wisconsin Assembly in its final meeting of 2013. Majority Republicans are expected to approve bills to re-instate the photo I-D law for voting -- ban early absentee voting on nights and weekends -- allow recalls of state officials only if they're suspected of criminal or ethics violations -- and let pro-lifers show off their support with a new "Choose Life" license plate. Those measures would go to the state Senate early next year.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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