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Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.

Photos of the Week (06/17/12)

Photos of the Week


1) Gov. Scott Walker poses with a bottle of beer while manning the grill at the brat summit Tuesday. He billed the bipartisan gathering as a way to heal political wounds following his first 18 months in office. Photo: Wisconsin State Journal


2) Gov. Scott Walker
works the grill at the brat summit. Photo: Chris Schrimpf


3) A man carries two bottles of
Sprecher root beer with custom labels produced for the brat summit. Photo: Wisconsin State Journal


4) Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky
walks into the Centre County Courthouse before the first day of his child sex abuse trial begins on June 11, 2012, in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. Sandusky is charged with 52 criminal counts of alleged sexual abuse of children. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)


5) Chris Combs, of Troy, left, and Stephanie Locke, of Clawson, cross the street in downtown Birmingham, Mich. while
participating in a protest by gun enthusiasts Monday, June 11. The protest is in support of eighteen-year-old Sean Michael Combs, of Troy, who was arrested in Birmingham on April 13 while carrying a rifle. Combs was charged with brandishing a weapon, disturbing the peace, and obstructing a police officer. Photo: David Guralnick /The Detroit News via AP


6) Nurasatilah Masae
stands in front of her bridegroom who was shot dead during their wedding in the Muslim majority province of Pattani, southern Thailand, on June 10, 2012. The groom was shot dead in the presence of his bride and more than 100 guests, and the gunman then fled, police said. Photo: EPA


7) On the second day of rescue efforts,
climbers skirt the edge of the debris field from a June 14 avalanche that may have buried four Japanese climbers on the West Buttress route of Mount McKinley in Alaska in this June 15 photo. Photo: Kevin Wright / National Parks Service


8) Rain clouds pass over a section of the
Great Wall at Jinshanling, Hebei Province on Sunday, June 10. According to a recent BBC News report, the wall, which is a series of fortifications made of stone, brick and rammed earth, was subject to a recent archaeological survey that found its total length to be 21,196 km or 13,171 miles. Based on a 2009 study, it was thought to be much shorter at 8,850 km. The Great Wall, which was built in 500 BC to protect China's northern border, is the world's largest manmade structure. Photo: Ed Jones / AFP - Getty Images


9) U.S. ambassador to Germany Philip Murphy
holds the American flag during his speech for former U.S. President Ronald Regan at the U.S. embassy on June 12, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. Murphy will install a Ronald Reagan Memorial Plaque near the Brandenburg Gate. Reagan's speech during the 750th anniversary of Berlin on June 12, 1987, 'Tear down this wall!' was the famous command to Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to destroy the Berlin Wall. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)


10) Former Presidents
George W. Bush and his father, George H.W. Bush, deliver remarks to the crew during a ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). The Navy's newest aircraft carrier hosted the ship's namesake, along with his family and friends, for a promotion and reenlistment ceremony in the ship's hangar bay off the coast of Maine during a scheduled underway-training evolution. Photo: U.S. Navy, Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua D. Sheppard / U.S. Navy via AP


11) U.S. Army soldiers
react after their comrade was wounded at patrol by an improvised explosive device in southern Afghanistan on June 12. Photo: Shamil Zhumatov / Reuters


12) Sgt. D'Angello Harris holds his daughter Dayana, 5, up to
kiss her mother Spc. Deshunda Harris before leaving Fort Gordon in Augusta Ga., to serve a tour of duty in Afghanistan on June 14. Photo: Emily Rose Bennett / The Augusta Chronicle via Zuma Press


13) An Egyptian boy yawns as he
watches a voter cast his ballot at a polling station in Zagazig, 63 miles (100 kilometers) northeast of Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, June 16, 2012. Egyptians voted Saturday in the country's landmark presidential runoff, choosing between Hosni Mubarak's ex-prime minister and an Islamist candidate from the Muslim Brotherhood after a race that has deeply polarized the nation. The two-day balloting will produce Egypt's first president since a popular uprising last year ousted Mubarak, who is now serving a life sentence. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)


14) An Egyptian woman
shows her ink-stained finger after voting, while others line up in front of their polling station during the first day of the presidential runoff, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, June 16, 2012. Egyptians voted Saturday in the country's landmark presidential runoff, choosing between Hosni Mubarak's ex-prime minister and an Islamist candidate from the Muslim Brotherhood after a race that has deeply polarized the nation. The two-day balloting will produce Egypt's first president since a popular uprising last year ousted Mubarak, who is now serving a life sentence. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)


15) U.S. President Barack Obama
makes remarks about the Department of Homeland Security's recent announcement about deportation of illegal immigrants in the Rose Garden at the White House June 15, 2012 in Washington, DC. Obama said the administration will stop deporting undocumented immigrants who had come to the U.S. when they were at a young age. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)


16) Neil Munro of the Daily Caller
listens to President Barack Obama as he responds to his interruption during an announcement, Friday, June 15, 2012, in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)


17) Supporters of Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
listen to him speak during a campaign stop at Weatherly Casting Company in Weatherly, Pa., Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)


18) Rosenann Capano
smiles after paying her respects at the War Dog Memorial during the annual memorial service for military working dogs at the Hartsdale Pet Cemetery on June 10, 2012 in Hartsdale, New York. Thousands of dogs have served in American military conflicts since World War I, most recently in Afghanistan detecting roadside bombs and mines meant for U.S. troops. The cemetery, established in 1896, is the oldest pet cemetery in the United States and serves as the final resting place for tens of thousands of animals. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)


19) An attendee
looks at the new MacBook Pro on display at the Apple Developers Conference in San Francisco, Monday, June 11, 2012. New iPhone and Mac software and updated Mac computers were among the highlights Monday at Apple Inc.'s annual conference for software developers. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)


20) Hungarian Istvan Puskas
poses with his wooden chopper in Tiszaors, 100 miles east of Budapest on Thursday. Puskas, a 52-year-old tractor driver, built his bike in two years from firewood. Photo: Laszlo Balogh / Reuters


21) Third-place finisher James Hinchliffe, right, and second-place Tony Kanaan, left,
pour champagne down the back of winner Ryan Hunter-Reay after the IndyCar auto race at the Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wis., Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)


22) Polish soccer fans
beat a Russian fan during clashes in Warsaw on June 12 ahead of the Euro 2012 championships soccer match between Poland and Russia. Police used water cannon and tear gas on unruly Euro 2012 fans in Warsaw as Poland geared up to play old foe Russia. (Wojtek Radwanski/AFP/Getty Images)


23) Poland fans
cheer before the start of their Euro 2012 Group A soccer match against Greece at the national stadium in Warsaw, Poland on June 8. (Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters)


24) The Netherlands national soccer team
fans enjoy the atmosphere in the fan zone in central Kharkiv before their game against Germany. Photo: Kim Ludbrook / EPA


25) New York Jets quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh, right, watches as Mark Sanchez, left, and Tim Tebow
throw during NFL football practice in Florham Park, N.J., Tuesday, June 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)


26) A general view of the
Tyne Bridge as the city of Newcastle prepares for the Olympic Torch Relay by displaying the Olympic rings on the famous landmark on June 13, 2012 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)


27) Russian ex-spy Anna Chapman
walks a Turkish catwalk flanked by two men posing as secret agents at a fashion show in Antalya, Turkey. Photo: AP


28) A model wears a creation from the Cavalera summer collection during a Sao Paulo Fashion Week event
held in a junkyard in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)


29) Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda
walks the high wire from the U.S. side to the Canadian side over the Horseshoe Falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, June 15, 2012. Photo: Mark Blinch / Reuters


30) A man dressed up as the devil
jumps over babies lying on a mattress in the street during 'El Colacho', the 'baby jumping festival' on Sunday, June 10, in the village of Castrillo de Murcia, near Burgos. Baby jumping (El Colacho) is a traditional Spanish practice dating back to 1620 that takes place annually to celebrate the Catholic feast of Corpus Christi. The Colacho represents the devil who takes away the evil from the babies as he jumps over them in this medieval religious custom. Photo: Cesar Manso / AFP - Getty Images


31) Revellers
play with tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" (tomato fight) in Sutamarchan Province in Boyaca last Sunday. Photo: John Vizcaino / Reuters


32) Competitors
battle for a chair during the Musical Chairs World Championship in Amesbury, Mass., June 16. Photo: Jessica Rinaldi / Reuters


33) Check out the face of Jayden Kremin, 3, as she 
relaxes while taking in lots of sunshine in the kiddie pool her grandmother Paula Robarge bought for her last weekend. Jayden was joined by neighbors and playmates Dona Valadez, 7, (left) and her brother Dago, 2, on Monday at their townhouse on N. University St. in Waukesha, WI. The Valadez children’s mother, Natali, was keeping a watchful eye as the three cooled off. Photo: Angela Petersen

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