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Your Views: Decisiveness, demeanor make Mike Haakenson good fit for Rock County judge
Commissioner Haakenson is well-prepared, respectful of all parties and attorneys who appear before him, is objective, decisive and makes well-reasoned decisions.
Your Views: Gazette should reprint its editorial on ‘Bipartisanship’
I would like people to have the opportunity of reading it again and, I hope, realize that bipartisanship and open-minded negotiation in politics are the best way to go.
Pro: Students must fully understand the principles that make America great
Teachers need to rely less on textbooks and more on the writings and thinking of those who shaped our country.
Charles Krauthammer: Early handicapping of the GOP horse race
Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush and Scott Walker rank first, second and third in this first ranking of the GOP field in the presidential nomination contest.
Our Views: SWAG’s new plans deal fresh blow to Rock County
We hoped SWAG would find a spot elsewhere in Rock County, where agriculture has long been an economic backbone and remains crucial to today’s economy.
Bill Lueders: Do policymakers care what people think? It depends
Bill Lueders: Do policymakers care what people think? It depends
Gov. Scott Walker proclaimed the right-to-work bill a victory for workers' rights. Yet precious few workers turned out to show their support.
Your Views: Elect Judge James Daley, man of honor, to state Supreme Court
I have appeared before him professionally as a police officer and psychotherapist, always impressed by his handling of the law.
Michael Gerson: Is world really prepared for next epidemic?
The next time a politician sneers at “foreign aid,” substitute the words “disease surveillance” and see if his or her statement still makes sense.
Con: Cramming more history and civics into an already crowded curricula won’t work
imposing more American history and civics classes on restless students—as translated by professional pedagogues in Washington—likely will only make things worse.
First Amendment: Thinking about what we mean and do, when we speak
Little Leaguer Mo'ne Davis threw free speech “heat,” wisely counseling a critic and all of us that “sometimes you got to think about what you’re doing before you do it.”

Columns

Michael Gerson: Is world really prepared for next epidemic?
Charles Krauthammer: Early handicapping of the GOP horse race
Pro: Students must fully understand the principles that make America great
Con: Cramming more history and civics into an already crowded curricula won’t work
First Amendment: Thinking about what we mean and do, when we speak

Letters to the Editor

Your Views: Decisiveness, demeanor make Mike Haakenson good fit for Rock County judge
Your Views: Gazette should reprint its editorial on ‘Bipartisanship’
Your Views: It might be time to revive Civil Rights Movement
Your Views: Elect Judge James Daley, man of honor, to state Supreme Court
Your Views: Urge our state lawmakers to save Stewardship program

Our Views

Our Views: SWAG’s new plans deal fresh blow to Rock County
Our Views: Decisive votes on fire station are telling
Our Views: Ease pain during freeway construction for local businesses
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, March 23, 2015
Our Views: Janesville School Board takes prudent step on international program

Other Views

Local Views: Liquor separation ordinance works for Janesville
Web Views for Friday, March 20: Rich Gruber, leprechaun, flag contest, liquor rule
State Views: Gov. Walker's budget slashes opportunities for education
Web Views for March 13: Liquor separation, Bargain Barn, Second City, concealed carry and Pizza Villa
State Views: Boy Scouts continue to give back to our youth and our communities

Sound Off

Sound Off, March 25: Food stamps raise concerns
Sound Off for Sunday, March 22: Readers praise international outreach
Sound Off, March 18: Vicious dogs alarm readers
Sound Off for Sunday, March 15: International school initiative riles readers
Sound Off, March 11: Readers question idea of removing dam