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Considering that Wisconsin is last in start-up activity, maybe a U-turn is exactly what we need. more

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An unlikely coalition of supporters want a working man in Paul Ryan's seat. more

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The Republican Governors Association, under Wisconsin’s Scott Walker’s leadership, has run a number of hypocritical attack ads on the Georgian gubernatorial candidate. more

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Wisconsin farmers, like rural folks across America post-2016 election, are reclaiming their legacy as key players in the country’s progressive movement. more

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In the Midwest and across the country, the November election will test the Democrats’ messages of civility and progress against an entrenched Republican Party that has now fully embraced Donald Trump. more

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Tony Evers leads in polls among the slew of Democratic candidates vying to take on Walker. But is he pro-public school enough to win? more

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Between two groups—the divided and the disaffected—lies the path to victory for Democrats in Wisconsin. more

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Might a “consensus of pain” unite resistance to Governor Scott Walker’s politics of divide-and-conquer? more

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Just how far can the politics of resentment go in dismantling public education? more

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Wisconsin voters are deciding if they want to remove the office of state treasurer. If this passes, Wisconsin will be the only state without a treasurer or financial equivalent—and that's bad business. more

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Parents outraged over a discussion of privilege in a Wisconsin school district, which suffers from a historical amnesia that indigenous Mexicans can't afford. more

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Tribal sovereignty is precarious at best. Indians know that at any point the President, Congress, and the U.S. Supreme Court could do away with Indian-federal treaties, dismantle reservations, and open up tribal lands to the highest bidder. more

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Within Wisconsin’s stellar statewide graduation rates and test scores lie the largest racial disparities in the nation. more

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With increasing frequency, Republican state legislatures are moving to prevent cities, towns, villages, and counties from adopting progressive policies that diverge from state law. Wisconsin shows us how it’s done. more

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George Hodan

The stakes are not merely about the arcane and obscure slicing and dicing of district boundaries, but raise far more fundamental questions about the increasing threats to real democracy in the United States. more

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Wisconsin’s public schools used to be at the top of the class. How they fell so far and so fast is a cautionary tale for our country’s rural schools. more

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Alexandra Tempus

On the ground with student protesters at the University of Wisconsin after Regents pass policy to punish those who “disrupt” speech. more

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Watching the erosion of a rich heritage of bipartisan stewardship in the name of eliminating obstacles for business. A state senator describes the attack on clean water, mining standards, and wetlands protection. more

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Joshua Igor

The richest nation in the world and this guy’s talking about some sort of Mad Max hellscape. more

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Citizen support for local public schools shows voters will reject the Republican slash-and-burn agenda. more

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