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STATE NEWS ROUNDUP: Gov. Walker not commenting about whether he'll sign the new Indian mascot law

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Governor Scott Walker is still not saying whether he'll sign the bill making it harder to force public schools to drop their Indian team-names and mascots. Tribal groups and Democrats have urged the governor to veto it. A letter from Democrats said it would teach students to tolerate racial stereo-typing.


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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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