Dave Zweifel

Bio

Dave is editor emeritus of The Capital Times.

Delegates to last weekend's GOP state convention voted to pursue legislation to end election-day voter registration and passed a resolution urging the Legislature to require those registered at "temporary residences" to vote at their "permanent" residence, a moved clearly aimed to deter voting by students and young people.

"Home of the Braves," written by Patrick W. Steele, reveals how ownership manipulations and the underhanded politics of Major League baseball stole a team from a city that poured its heart — and money — into its initial success, only to watch it disappear for greater riches in Atlanta.

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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…