U.S. needs a fully functioning National Labor Relations Board
Most people in Wisconsin don't even know what the National Labor Relations Board is.
Fri May 17, 2013
Pocan's husband receives 'House Spouse' ID card
Mark Pocan, left, kisses husband Phil Frank on Election Day 2012 in front of a cheering crowd.
Thu May 16, 2013
Marriage equality 2013: Wisconsin not optimistic about legalizing gay marriage
As the state of Minnesota celebrate the passing of gay marriage , the neighboring state of Wisconsin isn't expected to follow anytime soon.
Tue May 14, 2013
Fair Wisconsin cheers Minnesota marriage equality advance
On May 13, the Minnesota Senate sent a marriage equality bill to the governor, who is expected to sign the measure into law today at 5 p.m. In a statement released later on May 13, Fair Wisconsin executive director Katie Belanger congratulated Minnesotans United for all Families, OutFront Minnesota, Project 515 and other groups that campaigned to ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
The Janesville Gazette
Beloit College will remain 'best years' of grad's life
Students at Beloit College celebrate after the school's 163rd commencement ceremony Sunday.
Sun May 12, 2013
Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin Visits Beloit College
Tammy Baldwin gave the commencement address. A woman known for doing things her way.
Thu May 09, 2013
After trip, Tammy Baldwin says 'there are no good options' in Syria
Washington - After traveling last week to the Turkish border of Syria, Senate Democrat Tammy Baldwin voiced wariness about any moves to step up U.S. military involvement in the Syrian civil war, saying her trip reinforced a sense that "there are no good options." Baldwin also traveled to Pakistan and Afghanistan on a weeklong trip with other ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Dane County Board may vote to urge Congress to legalize pot
Dane County Sup. Kyle Richmond has announced he has introduced a resolution to support HR 499 , federal legislation which would decriminalize marijuana.
Tue May 07, 2013
Camp, Baucus and a new tax code
Capitol Hill leaders might not be sold yet on rewriting the Tax Code in the next year, but two key tax-writers are trying anyway - building a powerful coalition of players on K Street, in the Capitol and among President Barack Obama's trusted advisers.
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EDITORIAL: Sales tax fairness overdue [The Wisconsin State Journal]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) May 07--Washington finally appears willing to treat Main Street fairly.
The Sale Might Be Over For Internet Shoppers If Federal Bill Passes
Online shoppers, who enjoyed avoiding paying sales tax for their out-of-state purchases, probably won't be happy if a bill pending in Congress becomes law.
'Ed Show' Returns With Pep Rally for Schultz in Guise of 'Town Hall' Meeting
Yes, MSNBC has booted Ed Schultz from its primetime lineup to the the penal colony that is the network's weekend schedule.
Mon May 06, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
It's a puzzle: Why isn't Iowa electing women?
With Senate and House seats open in 2014 in the wake of Sen. Tom Harkin's decision to retire, many think this could be the time for a woman to finally break through.
Ryan: Republicans Must Capitalize Politically On 'Obamacare' Implementation
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan told Wisconsin Republicans at the state party convention Saturday that they must capitalize politically on the implementation of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, offering those who become frustrated a better alternative.
Sat May 04, 2013
Ryan tells GOP to capitalize on health care
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan told Wisconsin Republicans at the state party convention Saturday that they must capitalize politically on the implementation of President Barack Obama 's health care overhaul, offering those who become frustrated a better alternative.
Fri May 03, 2013
Wis. Republicans gather as party seeks to grow
Republicans gathering in Wisconsin for their annual state convention Saturday will hear from two potential candidates for president in 2016, as well as calls for the GOP to broaden its base and attract more minorities.
Thu May 02, 2013
Donnelly on visit to Pakistan
Donnelly's office confirmed Thursday that Donnelly "is currently on official Senate Armed Services committee travel" but gave no details, citing security reasons.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Letter: Sen. Johnson safeguards gun freedom
Ron Johnson for safeguarding our freedom rather than trying to score political points.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Hamilton Spectator
Collins case exposes U.S. Boy Scout hypocrisy
Jason Collins is an exemplary role model. The Washington Wizards centre, now a free agent, graduated from Stanford in 2001.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Winning isn't everything
I'd just like to expand a little bit on my quote in this CapTimes article about Democratic Party of Wisconsin's Chairperson Mike Tate: Wisconsin Democrats expected to stand by their man " t what point does Tate get held accountable for his losses," asked Lukas Diaz, a local progressive activist and recently elected member of the Verona City ... (more)