High Speed Rail

Milwaukee's future relies on expanding bus lines, improving the walkability of our streets and even developing high-speed train projects. Read more

News Features

Rural residents feel they are the “have nots,” while urban and suburban Wisconsinites are the “haves.” Read more

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Paul Masterson discusses the socio-political motivators for LGBT flight from Wisconsin. Read more

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There’s muchmore than Summerfest going on around Milwaukee – so much more that “AroundMilwaukee: Other Than Summerfest” required a Part II.It’s notdifficult to have good artistic manners. Always wash the brushes you use. Don’ttake cr.. Read more

Happening Now

On the campaign trail, Gov. Scott Walker and his allies keep insisting that “it’s working.” Is that true? Take a look and see if Walker’s Wisconsin is working for you. Read more

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Among the many fibs, distortions, smears and lies of omission in Unintimidated, Gov. Scott Walker’s new autobiography, is his version of the events surrounding the cancellation of $810 Read more

Issue of the Week

Corey Hart is a very good baseball player. He is also a very injury-prone baseball player. When he's not ruining one knee, he's ruining the other while trying to heal the first knee. Missing the entire 2013 season with those injuries has driven do.. Read more

Happening Now

Anyone who believes that what’s going on politically in America right now is simply politics as usual really doesn’t have a clue what’s going on politically in America right now. Read more

Taking Liberties

“I don’t think we would pursue any manufacturing in Milwaukee anymore after the way Wisconsin treated us.”So said Nora Friend of Talgo Inc. in a recent interview Read more

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Reaction to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker being named the sixth worst governor in the nation by a non-partisan, national organization tracking ethics in government Read more

Taking Liberties

Many people in the state have to be baffled to see Republican Gov. Scott Walker, who campaigned on creating “jobs, jobs, jobs,” turn away billions of dollars that could create tens of thousands of jobs in Wisconsin. Read more

Taking Liberties

The most extreme Republican governors continue to oppose every move by President Barack Obama, even those that benefit their own states. Read more

Taking Liberties

Nobody ever said mad tea partiers running around in tinfoil hats had to make any sense.In the name of preventing President Barack Obama from obliterating liberty in America through a government Read more

Taking Liberties

Republicans lament the lack of public enthusiasm for their party's primary election in a month to select... Read more

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Gov. Scott Walker and his allies in the conservative movement and at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel claim... Read more

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So, has everyone caught “Let's Tear Down the Bradley Center and Build a New One” fever yet? Read more

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When campaigning for governor in 2010, Scott Walker promised that he would create 250,000 jobs in his first term. Each act of his administration would serve that goal—including his stewardship of the environment... Read more

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Just weeks before his recall election and days after news broke that Wisconsin lost the highest percentage of jobs in the nation last year, Gov. Scott Walker has discovered Milwaukee. On Monday, the embattled governor announced... Read more

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John Mitchell, President Richard Nixon’s attorney general who went to prison for his role in Watergate, gave one honest piece of political advice in his career. At the beginning of Nixon’s corrupt presidency, he said: “Watch what we do, Read more

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