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Your Views: Gov. Walker wrong in efforts to deny civil liberties
I urge all Wisconsin citizens to read, listen beyond the political rhetoric and use your voice along with your votes to move Wisconsin Forward, as our motto suggests.
Web Views for Feb. 27: GM plant, Janesville Mall, Bishop Buffet draw comments
Your Views: Delavan-Darien superintendent appreciates support of referendum
The thought of cutting staff and eliminating programs would have meant the loss of additional students in this district. Without them, we cannot thrive nor exist.
Your Views: Business incentives don’t really create jobs
One community’s gain is another’s loss. Certainly the right-to-work-for-peanuts legislation that is destined to become Wisconsin law comes under this heading.
Your Views: Don’t neglect to thank those who teach your kids
How often do they hear that their efforts are valued and significant? The role of teachers in our children’s lives is an important part of who they will become.
Your Views: He has witnessed value of union representation
With union representation, you have some power to fight back in numbers and funds, where alone it usually doesn’t exist. A company can fire you for any trumped-up reason.
Peter Funt: Donald Trump joins the GOP's clown car
With all its troubles, why does GOP leadership persist in allowing someone such as Trump to appear at events with its legitimate contenders?
Michael Gerson: Scott Walker’s cynical comments
Scott Walker's questioning of President Obama's faith involves a serious charge of the worst sort of cynicism.
Con: Time to sever fiscally irresponsible Greece from its EU lifeline
Greece never should have been admitted to the 28-member European Union (EU) or to its 19-member common currency area, the “Eurozone.”
Your Right to Know: Don’t let UW System hide research records
This blanket exemption in Gov. Walker's budget would spare the UW from needing a good reason to deny access to these records, as current law requires.

Columns

Our Views: No simple solution for Janesville's GM plant
Rep. Tyler August: Right-to-work legislation is right for Wisconsin
State Views: Forced drug testing is dangerous public policy
Our Views: Generosity lifting lives in Rock, Walworth counties
Local Views: Big changes must occur for Beloit Snappers

Letters to the Editor

Your Views: Sen. Tammy Baldwin’s missteps show she should resign position
Your Views: Let’s increase, not decrease, handgun waiting period
Your Views: He has witnessed value of union representation
Your Views: Gov. Walker’s comparison of protesters to ISIS is absurd
Your Views: Don’t neglect to thank those who teach your kids

Our Views

Our Views: Janesville Mall renovations are welcome news
Our Views: We’re more than ready for spring
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Feb. 16, 2015
Our Views: Bold vision for reviving downtown Janesville
Our Views: Let's ensure another vicious dog attack doesn't leave heartache

Other Views

State Views: Making assessments of property better for taxpayers
Local Views: What Gov. Walker, GOP are doing to education is un-American
Web Views: GM, Janesville Mall, Bishop Buffet draw comments
Your Right to Know: Don’t let UW System hide research records
Andy Jorgensen: Reason for hope in effort to save SeniorCare

Sound Off

Sound Off: Readers take both sides on right to work
Sound Off for Sunday, Feb. 22: Readers debate Walker
Sound Off for Wednesday, Feb. 18: School district faces criticism
Sound Off for Sunday, Feb. 15: School, city elections stir readers
Sound Off for Wednesday, Feb. 11: Readers debate drug testing