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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.

A friendly reminder to my fellow Franklin residents

Every meeting of the Franklin Common Council is recorded. That is why people who wish to speak are asked to give their name and address for the record. That’s because you’re on the record.

This way you can go to the City of Franklin website for the audio of each meeting to hear what your elected representatives and neighbors are saying and doing. Just click on audio for the date of the meeting you want to listen to.

I do it, most recently with the April 7, 2015 meeting. Yes, that meeting.

This Jackie Robinson teammate was a black conservative

As I post this I have the Brewer telecast on in the background as Milwaukee takes on the Cardinals in St. Louis on jackie Robinson Day throughout Major League Baseball. Every ballpalyer tonight is wearing #42 to honor Robinson who on this day in 1947 broke the color barrier in abseball.

In my long broadcast journalism career, I’ve been blessed with the good fortune of meeting and covering many fascinating people. One of them was Joe Black.

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The most unbelievable tax facts

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An oldie but a goodie

OMG, is it that time of year already?

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