On Air Now

Current Show

The Sean Hannity Show   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Call the Sean Hannity Show at 800-941-7326

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 550 AM Wausau, WI 99.9 FM Stevens Point, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
77° Feels Like: 78°
Wind: NW 13 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Thunderstorms Early 53°

Tomorrow

Mostly Sunny 76°

Wed Night

Mostly Clear 55°

Gov. Walker coy about signing Indian moniker bill

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - Governor Scott Walker has not said whether he'll sign a bill making it harder to order Wisconsin schools to drop their Indian team names and mascots. 

The Republican Walker was asked about the subject Thursday. He said it was, "not on my radar." 

The Senate gave final legislative approval to the Republican measure on Tuesday, after the Assembly okayed the same bill last month. 

It would water down a complaint process approved by Democrats in 2009 that resulted in three school districts being ordered to drop their Indian monikers. 

Some others dropped their names voluntarily, to avoid going through the complaint process. 

Comments