Home / Today in Milwaukee / Laborfest

Laborfest

Today @ Summerfest Grounds, noon-5 p.m.

Sep. 3, 2012
Google plus Linkedin Pinterest
After a rough year that saw Gov. Scott Walker win a recall election on a platform of ending basic bargaining rights, Wisconsin union workers could use a good celebration. This year's Laborfest promises to deliver, with an afternoon of live music, food and drink, and children's entertainment. To fire up voters for the pivotal November elections, organizers are hoping for a particularly robust turnout this year. As always, the event is free.

Poll

A Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission panel upheld the firing of former Milwaukee Police officer Christopher Manney for violating department rules last April when he encountered Dontre Hamilton before fatally shooting him. Do you agree with the commission’s decision?

Getting poll results. Please wait...