Democrats For Education Reform

“Almost always, the answer is: Take the money.”That’s what former Republican Assembly speaker turned voucher school lobbyist Scott Read more

News Features

The Super Bowl may be the “holy grail” for Las Vegas sports gambling, but outside the United States, horse racing, soccer and, surprisingly, pro tennis dominate. Tennis provides bettors with 19,000 matches a year (compared to 1,200 NBA g... Read more

News of the Weird

It's happened before and it's happening again. The American Federation for Children (AFC)—a Washington, D.C.-based pro-school-privatization group funded by some of the wealthiest Republican activists in the country... Read more

Issue of the Week 5 Comments

The Wisconsin State Journal reports that Katy Venskus, lobbyist/state director for the MPS takeover groups Education Reform Now (ERN) and Democrats for Education Reform (DFER), as well as a lobbyist for AT&T, has been charged with felony theft and.. Read more

Daily Dose

“Everydayheroes” surround us, individuals who donate their time, talent,experience and hard work to benefit those who aren’t so fortunate. Onething they all have in common is the a,Cover Story Read more

Around MKE 2 Comments

It is common knowledge our economy could use a jumpstart, a super-sized dose of adrenaline. Community organizers in the Riverwest neighborhood of Milwaukee don't intend to sit idly by and hope things get better. They're gra,Expresso Read more

Expresso 2 Comments