Dave Zweifel

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Dave is editor emeritus of The Capital Times.

That Mr. Evjue was prescient in warning about a dictatorship of wealth was exemplified earlier this month when the Seattle, Washington, city council — bowing to pressure from Amazon.com and other corporate giants —voted to repeal a "head tax" it had enacted a few weeks earlier to raise money to help the homeless and build affordable housing in the city.

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Dave Zweifel

Monona's Broadway east of Monona Drive isn't a smooth ride either. It's like driving over a speed bump every 20 feet.

Dave Zweifel

number6 thanks for catching the "now." It wasn't the spellcheck, just the unnimble fingers.

Dave Zweifel

Just a bit of clarification for those who contend an empty train would have traveled those tracks. First, let's not forget that the tracks are shared by Amtrak and freight trains. The improved track would have done exactly what Scott Fitzgerald says we must now do -- improve our rail infrast…