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BC-WI--Wisconsin News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WI

May 1, 2019

Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (612) 332-2727 or apminneapolis@ap.org.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

UPCOMING TODAY:

WISCONSIN IMMIGRANT DRIVER’S LICENSES

MADISON, Wis. _ Immigrants and their supporters were rallying at the Wisconsin state Capitol on Wednesday in support of Gov. Tony Evers’ proposal to allow people in the country illegally to get driver’s licenses. Developing.

TRANSGENDER NAME CHANGE LAWSUIT

MILWAUKEE _ A registered sex offender who was born male but identifies as female wants to change her name, but Wisconsin law won’t allow it because of her sex-offender status. On Wednesday, she plans to file a lawsuit challenging Wisconsin’s law, which would make it a felony if she changed her name. By Ivan Moreno. Developing.

ROCKIES-BREWERS

MILWAUKEE _ Colorado plays Milwaukee at Miller Park.

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