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It’s time to clear away the clutter of so many candidates with almost no support and give those with the most popular and financial backing more opportunities to present their messages. Read more

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In an exclusive interview, Chuck Chvala discusses the most important issues facing Wisconsin and the challenges Gov. Evers faces. Read more

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Trump’s latest Twitter tirade leads to a disturbing racist chant at his recent Nazi Party-style rally in North Carolina. Read more

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Among Midwestern states, Wisconsin is the only one to have not adopted federally recommended rules meant to lower barriers to the development of 5G wireless networks. Read more

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We Energies wants to further discourage customers from improving the health of the planet by penalizing them with a surcharge. Read more

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Because of President Donald Trump’s actions, the Democrats will have the chance to open an impeachment inquiry. Meanwhile, voting trends show loss of support for Trump in Wisconsin. Read more

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Alberta Darling’s political extremism is doing a disservice to the state and, specifically, her own constituents in the evolving Eighth Senate District she’s represented for more than 25 years. Read more

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It’s encouraging that the universally recognized corrupt Republican presidencies of Harding and Nixon both ended badly. Perhaps the corrupt Trump presidency will, too. Read more

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Rather than the Chinese, victims of Trump’s trade war are, largely, his own supporters. Read more

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Republicans need to understand that anyone religiously opposed to abortion is free never to have one, but personal religious beliefs should never be written into law for everyone else to follow. Read more

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Wisconsin Republicans are playing politics with something that quite literally is poisoning children in the state’s largest city. Read more

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The desire for a return to normalcy in America will be one of the most compelling issues in 2020 for all voters: Democrats, independents and decent Republicans. Read more

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Democrats will be building on their midterm elections success across the industrial Midwest by bringing the excitement of their party’s national convention to Milwaukee in 2020. Read more

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The Wisconsin Supreme Court race comes down to a choice between an anti-LGBTQ bigot (Brian Hagedorn) and a deeply experienced, community-minded humanitarian (Lisa Neubauer). Read more

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Why is Gov. Tony Evers’ budget getting so much push back from the state legislature? He defeated an incumbent by proposing a new direction for the state, including proposals the voters definitely embraced. Read more

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The Milwaukee County Board and Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele don’t agree on much, but they agree that the county needs financial help from the state. Read more

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If you have a Republican state representative or state senator, contact them, and ask them why they oppose Medicaid expansion and why they continue to ignore the will of Wisconsin voters. Read more

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Possession or sale of small amounts of cannabis are barely punished in Minnesota, but bigger amounts are severely repressed. Read more

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Glenn Grothman was one of only seven congressmen who were mean-spirited enough to vote against paying 800,000 federal employees who’ve gone without pay during Trump’s irrational shutdown. Read more

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Paul Ryan attempted to build up a falsely positive image of himself as a deficit slayer, but reality is far grittier. Read more

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