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It’s Only 10 Minutes: February 15

Signs and posters are left outside the Wisconsin governor’s mansion in Maple Bluff, Wis., on June 18, 2020, as part of a “Drive to Decarcerate” event. Those attending urged Gov. Tony Evers to release inmates from Wisconsin’s overcrowded prisons to slow the spread of COVID-19. Before the pandemic, Evers set a goal to cut the state’s prison population in half. But 23 state prisons still exceed their designed capacity.

Trump was unable to tweet his reaction, but we imagine he’s pleased to have been acquitted by a minority of the US Senate. Plus, Faustina Bohling is running for Sun Prairie City Council and Wisconsin Watch has a deep dive on COVID in Wisconsin prisons.