By Adam Tobias | | 3 hours ago | 38
A Madison public employee who went to South Dakota for a convention violated the city's vehicle use policy by sightseeing on the trip with an unauthorized passenger, an internal investigation found.
By M.D. Kittle | | 5 hours ago
The 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has set oral arguments in a case to determine whether a lower court’s ruling shutting down a politically charged John Doe investigation into conservative groups will stand.
By Adam Tobias | | 14 hours ago | 149
Police in Town of Campbell blocked off a street in 2011 to make it easier for union-organized demonstrators to protest outside the home of former Republican state Sen. Dan Kapanke, who lost a recall election later in the year because of his support for Gov. Scott Walker's signature law restricting collective bargaining for government employees.
By M.D. Kittle | | 14 hours ago | 53
When it comes to campaign handouts, Mary Burke has some interesting friends. Burke's latest campaign finance report , the Democrats' presumptive candidate for governor in November’s election, shows the Madison school board member took in approximately $3.6 million in the first half of 2014, pocketing campaign checks from a diverse group of liberals.
By M.D. Kittle | | 14 hours ago | 16
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. – The state’s election and campaign finance overseer is effectively free from the entanglements of a federal lawsuit involving the agency’s role in the politically charged John Doe investigation into conservatives - at least for now.
By M.D. Kittle | | Jul 29, 2014 8:22 AM | 192
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. – Before Mary Burke officially jumped into Wisconsin’s highly watched race for governor last October, the Democratic Party establishment drooled over the prospect of “Millionaire Mary” taking on Republican incumbent Scott Walker.
By Ryan Ekvall | | Jul 28, 2014 5:00 AM | 173
Why so stingy, minimum wage hike advocates?
By Adam Tobias | | Jul 25, 2014 1:23 PM | 850
Republican State Rep. David Craig is worried about the potential for a public health crisis coming to Wisconsin.
By Eric Boehm | | Jul 25, 2014 10:57 AM | 70
Robin Hood, Hawkeye and Katniss Everdeen would all be way less bad-ass if they lived in many towns throughout Wisconsin.
By Adam Tobias | | Jul 23, 2014 12:31 PM | 106
By Adam Tobias | Wisconsin Reporter MILWAUKEE, Wis. — It could’ve been much more expensive for Milwaukee taxpayers. But it’s still going to hit them in the pocketbooks. The Milwaukee Common Council on Tuesday adopted an ordinance raising the minimum wage for all city employees and workers under service contracts with the city. Milwaukee’s hourly “living wage” will go from [...]