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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 (06/15/14)

Photos of the Week


1) Gary Jones, 37, Racine, holds aloft the rainbow striped gay and lesbian pride flag in front of the Racine County Courthouse on Friday, June 13, 2014, in Racine, Wis., during a rally in support of gay marriage after the county has still refused to grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples despite a judge's ruling that the state ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. Racine County is one of a minority of counties in Wisconsin currently continuing to refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. (AP Photo by Scott Anderson, Journal Times)


2) About 100 people attended a candlelight vigil where emotions were high on Monday night outside the pizza restaurant where two Las Vegas police officers were slain the previous day. Officers Alyn Beck, 42, and Igor Soldo, 32, were having lunch in a booth at CiCi's Pizza when they were killed. The couple who shot to death the two officers, a civilian and themselves had an anti-government anti-police ideology with militia and white supremacist overtones, authorities said Monday. Photo: Ethan Miller / Getty Images


3)
Andrea Soldo, center, is consoled by family members after receiving a flag during the funeral for her husband, Las Vegas police officer Igor Soldo, on Thursday in Las Vegas. Soldo, 33, and fellow officer, Alyn Beck, 41, were gunned down by two assailants at a restaurant in a mall during their lunch break last Sunday. Police said Soldo and Officer Alyn Beck were shot and killed at CiCi's Pizza by Jerad Miller and his wife Amanda Miller. The Millers then went into a nearby Wal-Mart and killed civilian Joseph Wilcox before police killed Jerad Miller and Amanda Miller killed herself. Photo: David Becker / Pool via AP


4)
Freshman Hailee Siebert, 15, cries on her mothers shoulder after students arrived at a shopping center parking lot in Wood Village, Ore., after a shooting at Reynolds High School Tuesday, June 10, 2014, in nearby Troutdale. A gunman killed a student at the high school east of Portland Tuesday and the shooter is also dead, police said. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)


5) HiIlary Rodham Clinton, right, listens before signing a copy of her new book for a wheelchair-bound woman on Tuesday June 10, 2014, at Barnes and Noble bookstore in New York. Clinton said Tuesday that she and former President Bill Clinton "fully appreciate how hard life is for so many Americans," seeking to refine remarks she made about the pair being broke when they left the White House while on a high-profile media tour for a new book. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)


6) House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Va. takes the podium to speak to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 11, 2014, after a House Republican caucus meeting. Repudiated at the polls, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor intends to resign his leadership post at the end of next month, officials said Wednesday, clearing the way for a potentially disruptive Republican shake-up just before midterm elections with control of Congress at stake. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)


7) A shop owner looks at destroyed lamps in his store after what locals say was overnight shelling by Ukrainian forces, in the eastern Ukrainian town of Slaviansk June 9, 2014. (REUTERS/Gleb Garanich)


8) A nude cyclist ride in front of the Palace of Fine Arts during a protest in Mexico City, Saturday, June 14, 2014. Cyclists rode in the nude as part of their campaign to demand respect from car drivers, promote the use of bicycles and highlight the environmental damage caused by the dependency on cars. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)


9) Britain's Queen Elizabeth rides down The Mall as she returns to Buckingham Palace in the annual "Trooping the Color" ceremony to celebrate her official birthday in London on June 14. The queen and her husband Prince Philip rode in a vintage horse-drawn carriage from Buckingham Palace, inspecting more than 1,000 soldiers in a traditional display of pomp and pageantry. The queen turned 88 on April 21, her actual birth date, which is usually celebrated in private.  Photo: Toby Melville / Reuters


10)
A female honor guard has lipstick applied as they prepare for an official welcoming ceremony for Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on June 11. Photo: Jason Lee / Reuters


11)
Pope Francis caresses a child as he is driven through the crowd during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, June 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)


12) French artist Paulo Grangeon throws one of his paper mache pandas displayed at the arrival hall of the Hong Kong airport June 9, 2014. The installation arrived in the city on Monday, launching the month-long "1600 Pandas World Tour in Hong Kong: Creativity meets Conservation" organized by a local art organiser, according to the official press release. (REUTERS/Bobby Yip)


13) Part of the 1,600 paper pandas, created by French artist Paulo Grangeon, are displayed in front of the Tian Tan Buddha, a large bronze statue of a Buddha on Lantau Island, a popular tourist spot during the month-long "1600 Pandas World Tour" in Hong Kong Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)


14) Peruvian shamans perform a good luck ritual using a doll representing Argentina's soccer player Lionel Messi outside the National Stadium in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Soccer fans around the world were gearing up to watch the World Cup soccer tournament that kicked off Thursday in Brazil. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)


15)
Soccer fans watch the opening ceremony prior to the FIFA World Cup 2014 group A preliminary round match between Brazil and Croatia at the Arena Corinthians stadium in Sao Paulo. Brazil vs Crotia was the first game of the World Cup, which will take place throughout Brazil until July 13. Photo: Marcos Mendez / EPA


16)
Fans of the Netherlands look on before a Group B soccer match against Spain at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador, Brazil, during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 13, 2014. Photo: Javier Soriano / AFP - Getty Images


17) Spain supporters react as they watch the team's 2014 World Cup Group B soccer match against the Netherlands at a fan park in Madrid. The Netherlands defeated the defending champions, 5-1. Photo: Juan Medina / Reuters


18)
San Antonio Spurs fans taunt Miami Heat's LeBron James during the third quarter of Game 2 of their NBA Finals basketball series in San Antonio, Texas, June 8. Photo: Mike Stone / Reuters


19)
President Obama welcomed the UConn Huskies men's and women's basketball teams to the White House to celebrate their 2014 NCAA Championships wins on Monday.  During the ceremony, player Stefanie Dolson - who posted an Instagram video about how excited she was to be at the White House - slipped off the riser. The women's star who played center in the championship game (in other words, she’s the tallest player on the team) quickly recovered her balance and shared a laugh with the president and her teammates, even curtsying for the audience after her slip. Photos: JIM BOURG / Reuters and Alex Wong / Getty Images


20)
The Los Angeles Kings celebrate after beating the New York Rangers in overtime in Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final series Friday, June 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. The Kings won, 3-2, in double overtime. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)


21) Former President George H.W. Bush, strapped to Sgt. 1st Class Mike Elliott, a retired member of the Army's Golden Knights parachute team, prepare to land on the lawn at St. Anne's Episcopal Church while celebrating Bush's 90th birthday in Kennebunkport, Maine, Thursday, June 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)


22) Boy Scout Troop 108 member Jordan Gajewski, 12, clutches an American flag during a flag-raising ceremony Saturday. Gajewski, along with two other members of the troop, were members of the color guard for the event held at Jackson Park Saturday. The event was sponsored by Catholic Life Milwaukee Chapter WI-52. Photo: Alyssa Pointer, jsonline


23) Maria Voight, 6, from Glenview, high fives stilt walker John Scheurich, from Chicago, at Macy's on State Street, on Flag Day Saturday, June 14, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. Macy's invited Chicagoans to join in the singing of the Star Spangled Banner for its bicentennial celebration as part of the Smithsonian Institute's "Raise It Up" Campaign. (John Konstantaras/AP Images for Macy’s Inc.)


24)
Seniors at Shorewood High School celebrated their final day of classes Thursday by placing a large sign offering the school, its contents and staff for sale for only $2,014. The 175 seniors were in the background rehearsing for graduation, which was Thursday night. The office staff at the school said it was a harmless senior prank that caused no damage to anyone. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel photo: Rick Wood


25) Audience member Gavin Cooney, 2, from New York, foreground right, strums along as Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives perform on stage during the 35th Annual Mississippi Picnic in New York's Central Park Saturday June 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)


26) A participant runs in high-heels as she competes in the Stiletto Run in Bucharest June 14, 2014. The annual 50 metres race requires participants to wear high-heels that are at least 7cm tall. (REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel)


27) A model displays an origami paper dress made by Colombian designer Diana Gamboa, alongside metal objects produced by Gamboa's husband Luis Fernando Bohorquez during an art performance "The Cyclops: a love story" in Tokyo on June 14, 2014 (AFP Photo/Yoshikazu Tsuno)

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