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Wednesday on Lake Effect: LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Law Gaps, Wisconsin Budget Surplus, Lakeside at MAM, Micro Weddings

Today on Lake Effect, the executive director of Fair Wisconsin breaks down the gaps in nondiscrimination laws for LGBTQ Wisconsinites. Then, we look at a new report about how Wisconsin could spend its surplus tax money. We look at the Lakeside event series at the Milwaukee Art Museum and learn about some of the city’s Native American history. Plus, learn about the rise in popularity of micro weddings.


  • Megin McDonell, executive director of Fair Wisconsin
  • Jason Stein, research director at the Wisconsin Policy Forum
  • Kantara Souffrant, curator of community dialogue at the Milwaukee Art Museum; Ronnie Preston, performer and Native American educator
  • Kristin Reisenauer, owner and lead wedding planner of Natural Elegance Events