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M.D. Kittle: Kewaunee mayor goes after alderwoman’s personal email

The city of Kewaunee’s government battles have escalated, with the mayor going after the personal emails of a new city council member.

Bruce Murphy: The remarkable growth of the Greater Milwaukee Committee

Julia Taylor grew the budget and staff and grants. But what exactly was accomplished?

Dave Zweifel: Heatwaves, floods and death — to Ron Johnson, it’s all B.S.

Just after U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson was caught telling a Wisconsin Republican Women's luncheon that climate change is "bull----," a barrage of research was released warning of new dangers to the earth's environment.

Sarah Godlewski: As senator, I’ll tax wealth, including my own

As billionaires jockey with each other into the stars, urgent issues intensify here on Earth, like climate change, affordable health care and the survival of working families.

Lena Taylor: Child tax credit: A game changer

The Child Tax Credit is a game changer. For the duration of this year, parents can breathe a little easier. There will be money for school clothes, dental appointments, shoes and maybe a music class.

Betsy Huebel: Fix Wisconsin’s worn-out funding formula for schools

To ensure the best and brightest futures for our kids, adequate resources matter greatly.

Dan O’Donnell: A Greek freak, An American story

At a time when the notion of America as the land of opportunity for all is often dismissed as fiction, a poor kid from Greece wrote his own fairytale ending.

Dominique Paul Noth: Sanity not enough for Wisconsin Democrats to win in 2022

So tilted by the last decade are the political scales that Democrats will have to work extra hard not to fall down in 2022 or even not to fall below what they achieved in the past, despite what looks like an advantage in numbers and actual success by the Democratic platform.

Bruce Murphy: Johnson race now rated a ‘toss-up’

Top political report finds race now closer as Johnson wins "Four Pinocchios" rating for misinformation on COVID-19.

Scott Walker: Petulant, childish Texas Democrats need to return home

The work of the people shouldn't be delayed.

LaKeshia Myers: Keep your eyes on the prize, hold on

How is it that a small, weaponless, group of African American women protesting for equity in voting rights could be arrested with more haste than hundreds of armed insurrectionists determined to overthrow government leadership?

Alex Lasry: This is our fight

We must defend the right to vote.

M.D. Kittle: Milwaukee pushing forward on ‘free money’ universal income

A Milwaukee Common Council committee has moved a step closer to putting federal taxpayers on the hook for a Universal Basic Income pilot program.

Bill Berry: In Supreme Court water rulings, citizen voices were heard

The state’s highest court confirmed that the DNR does have the authority to protect the state’s natural resources.

Dave Cieslewicz: Vos misreads me

If the Speaker thinks that my criticisms of Gov. Tony Evers are going to help him defeat Evers in the November, 2022 general election, he’s wrong.
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