Language should be English, say Wisconsin lawmakers
The official language of the state of Wisconsin will be English if some lawmakers get their way.
The group has introduced a bill (AB 289) which would make English the official language of the state.
The primary author of the bill is longtime Democratic lawmaker Rep. Marlin Schneider, Wisconsin Rapids, who says the bill isn't anti-immigrant, but intended to bring people together.
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