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Monday 5/8/23: abortion ban challenge, Capitol Notes, dredging Milwaukee's waterways, Women's Entrepreneurship Week

Today on Lake Effect, we learn about a lawsuit challenging the state’s 1849 abortion ban and the potential outcomes. Capitol Notes explores the proposed changes to shared revenue. We tell you about a major project happening this summer to clean up Milwaukee’s waterways. Plus, learn about Women’s Entrepreneurship Week happening in Milwaukee.


  • Howard Shweber, politics professor at UW-Madison
  • JR Ross, WisPolitics
  • Cheryl Nenn, riverkeeper with the Milwaukee Riverkeeper
  • Stephanie Melnick, owner of She Stands Tall