Patricia Randolph's Madravenspeak: Why does UW's Nelson Institute feature 'MeatEater,' who promotes killing?

Steven Rinella, "MeatEater" on the Sportsmen's Channel, was featured at a Nelson Institute forum. Why would the institute celebrate hunting and trapping?

6 hours ago

Joel McNally: Scott Walker's 'breathtaking' plunge in approval

As Scott Walker disappears from Wisconsin to campaign for president, back home 78 percent oppose his K-12 cuts and 70 percent oppose his UW cuts. Let's hope legislative Republicans are listening.

23 hours ago


Guest editorial: GOP should love revenue-neutral carbon tax

A revenue-neutral carbon tax could end irrational federal subsidies and harness market efficiency to lower greenhouse-gas emissions.

11 minutes ago

Jonathan Burkham: Slashing UW System will ripple into state economy

I deeply appreciate my UW-Whitewater job. But UW cuts mean employees like me will be buying fewer houses, cars and household goods. That's bad…

19 hours ago

Jody Knauss: Wage crushers' prevailing wage claims are nonsense

Research using actual data has consistently shown that prevailing wage laws do not cost taxpayers more.

April 24, 2015 9:30 am

Daniel W. Drezner: Scott Walker and a strange moment for GOP politics

Scott Walker's call for restricting legal immigration likely displeased some very rich people.

April 24, 2015 4:30 am

Latin@s for Black Lives: Latin@s support efforts against state violence

It is important for us as a group of Latin@s to come out in full support of Young, Gifted and Black’s efforts against state violence and in pu…

April 23, 2015 9:30 am

Rep. Gordon Hintz: Scott Walker's 'crisis budget' is self-inflicted and intentional

Republicans cut revenue so much that it seems government has no choice but to cut programs and expenses. But there are other options.

April 23, 2015 4:30 am

State Debate

State Debate: Scott Walker should figure out what he believes on immigration, says the Journal Sentinel

State Debate: Scott Walker should figure out what he believes on immigration, says the Journal Sentinel

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