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WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ debate what Tiffany’s win means for Trump in Wisconsin

The WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, debate what Tom Tiffany's special election victory in Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District means for President Trump's election prospects in November.

Paul Fanlund: Who is most likely to believe conspiracies? Not who you think

Rather than hyperpartisans, those most likely to buy conspiracies are those who don’t follow the news and assume it will “find them,” suggests new UW-Madison research.

Andrew S. Petersen: UW System reached out on proposed changes

Three virtual meetings included about 350 faculty and staff stakeholder participants.

Robert Fassbender and Corydon Fish: Reining in the administrative state: WI Legislature v. Palm...

This decision was a significant victory for the regulated community and all citizens in a time when agency rulemaking avoidance and overreach is becoming ubiquitous at both the federal and state levels.

Lisa Reisig Ferrazzano: When the lights go back on

As our state opens up, let’s honor the people who have suffered from this virus by accepting its invitation to connect.

Tom Still: Guarding Wisconsin’s growth in tech jobs should be part of COVID-19 strategy

As the outlines of a broader recovery plan emerge, state policymakers should be careful not to conclude that tech businesses will simply take care of themselves.

John Torinus: Presidential campaign discourse will be nasty

Get ready for a very ugly presidential campaign, with Wisconsin in the center of the mud wrestling.

Timothy Harrington: The Affordable Care Act in the COVID-19 era

The COVID-19 pandemic emphasizes that we must do even more to improve how U.S. health care is delivered and financed. The only way the ACA will be maintained as a foundation for these efforts — regardless of what the Supreme Court decides, is to elect Vice President Joe Biden to the presidency, Democratic majorities in the Senate and the House, and moderate candidates to state offices.

Bruce Murphy: Wealthy hospitals grab pandemic payouts

Ascension Health and 19 other health care giants grab $5 billion in federal funds while smaller hospitals get little.

Dave Zweifel: COVID-19 has taken away America’s pastime — for now

Each year when baseball season came around, for me everything was all right again in the world. It sure isn't now.

Dave Cieslewicz: Wait ‘til next year for Major League Baseball

The Milwaukee Brewers and the rest of Major League Baseball should skip this season.
Rep. Adam Jarchow, R-Balsam Lake.

Adam Jarchow: Justice Hagedorn’s dissent was a bad call

Had his position carried the day, make no mistake, we would all still be in lockdown.

Bruce Thompson: Justice Hagedorn surprises observers

Supreme Court justice seems like a true conservative, not a right-wing activist.

Gregory Humphrey: 100,000

Our nation had officially passed 100,000 deaths as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. We knew this news was coming, and yet it hits hard.

Dave Zweifel: Republicans peddle myth that red states deserve help more than blue states

Florida, Texas and a host of other states run by politicians who proclaim their opposition to big government have been milking the feds for decades.
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