DAILY WISCONSIN

Wisconsin

That’s not ‘tightening’

Same poll shows Biden leading Trump by 10 points among independents. You can't find a modern election result where someone won independents in WI by 10 points, but then only one overall by four. It's silly. https://t.co/ev7PQrwQ3F — Jud Lounsbury (@JudLounsbury) September 9, 2020                      

Employment

Wis Jobs report:Good news – 30,500 more jobs, unemployment down to 7.0%.Meh news – Jobs growth slowed in July, and we're still down 270,000 jobs vs Feb.Bad news – Unemployment down mostly because 40K left the work force. https://t.co/vvsBUEkms4 #wiunion #wipolitics #wiright — JakeEdwards (@JakeMadtown) August 21, 2020          

1052

Wisconsin recorded 66,830 cumulative confirmed cases of the virus Tuesday. Of those, 57,382 recovered, 5,380 were hospitalized and 1,052 died. https://t.co/gRcJq0ufin — Wisconsin State Journal (@WiStateJournal) August 19, 2020          

SHAWANO COUNTY: ‘THE LAND THE CONSTITUTION FORGOT’

There’s a saying in Shawano County, usually attributed to the county’s former district attorney, that if you come on vacation, you’ll leave on probation. Decades of law and order prosecutors and a historically punitive culture have created a court system that mistreats outsiders, locals, Native Americans from the neighboring Menominee Reservation, defendants and victims. At…