On October 9, WisconsinEye Senior Producer Steve Walters sat down with the co-chairs of the 2019 Suicide Prevention Task Force, Rep. Joan Ballweg (R-Markesan) and Rep. Steve Doyle (D-Onalaska), for a discussion on the task force and their recommended legislation. Reps. Ballweg and Doyle address the statistics on the methods of suicide which include 49 percent by firearm, 27 percent by suffocation, 16 percent by poisoning, and 8 percent by other means.

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