In a commentary for the Racine Journal Times, Bernie Sherry of the health care group Ascension Wisconsin calls on Congress to solve some of the small problems in the Affordable Care Act. Failure to do so threatens years of progress on the health front, he writes.
Political Environment blogger James Rowen complains that Wisconsin Republican Congressman and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is taking aim at nursing homes and the sick in his version of the tax cut legislation pending in Congress. He singles out Ryan's support to take away medical deductions to help finance tax cuts for the wealthy.
Blogging Blue's Ed Heinzelman finds it strange that President Trump continually blames Democrats for his inability to pass legislation when, in fact, the Republicans hold majorities in both houses of Congress.
Madison's rightie blogger David Blaska describes a confrontation he had over the weekend at a Madison coffee shop. He says that in the end it didn't turn out so bad after all.
In a piece for Right Wisconsin, Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty figures Rick Esenberg and CJ Szafir explain why WILL is suing state superintendent of public instruction and potential Scott Walker election opponent Tony Evers. They claim that Evers making education rules is contrary to democracy.