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.
Last week the Employment Policies Institute, a group supported by the restaurant industry and business groups released a new commercial on cable news channels featuring a fortune teller who predicts job losses from a minimum wage increase.
Landry's CEO Tilman Fertitta, the owner of more than 450 restaurants and the Golden Nugget casino, explains why food costs and minimum wage increases will cause him to raise menu prices as much as $1 per entree.