With the state’s biennial budget weeks past due, Wisconsin is one of just a handful of states that has not enacted a budget—all thanks to Republicans bickering behind closed doors.
As chief of police in Stoughton, I have serious concerns with proposals in Congress that would allow heavier and longer rigs on Wisconsin highways because these proposals would dramatically increase the danger faced by everyday drivers.
As both a social worker and his daughter, I am deeply concerned with Walworth County’s handling of his case. Criminalization of attempted self-harm is unacceptable.
The Assembly approved a resolution this week calling for an Article V constitutional convention. Wisconsin would be the 30th state to do so, inching the country closer to the 34 states required to open this Pandora’s box.
The partnership between SHINE Medical Technologies and Janesville has been robust and continues to strengthen.
In April 1991, former Gov. Tommy Thompson unveiled Mobility 2000, an ambitious plan for every mode of transportation in Wisconsin. It's the kind of vision that our state needs today.
Meet the Assembly’s Odd Couple: Republican Rep. Bob Gannon, 58, and Democratic Rep. Jason Fields, 46.
But remember that old saying, “If you think you’re leading, but there is no one following, you’re just out for a walk.”
The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to deliver Wisconsin citizens, including our most vulnerable adults and children, a multi-billion-dollar bill we cannot pay.
Even a small population increase is a problem because the state prison system has an operating capacity of 17,479. The prison system is now 30 percent over its capacity.