Wisconsin family awaits Supreme Court ruling in property-rights case
Wisconsin family awaits Supreme Court ruling in property-rights case
Kathy Hoekstra | March 24, 2017
For more than 40 years, high school government teacher Michael Murr has taught students about the work of the U.S. Supreme Court. On March 20, he and 20 family members saw it first-hand, as the high court heard oral arguments in Murr v. State of Wisconsin and St. Croix County — a property rights case […]
Commentary: Tammy Baldwin special guest at liberal ‘dark money’ summit
Commentary: Tammy Baldwin special guest at liberal ‘dark money’ summit
M.D. Kittle | March 24, 2017
Baldwin was honored Wednesday at the “GiveGreen” reception honoring “climate champions” during the left’s “dark money” fest.
400 new jobs, low unemployment bad news for Walker-hating left
400 new jobs, low unemployment bad news for Walker-hating left
M.D. Kittle | March 23, 2017
Candy-maker Haribo plans to spend $242 million building a plant in Kenosha County in an economic development deal expected to create 400 jobs/
UW-La Crosse parent says chancellor dismissed concerns about ‘orgasm’ emailer
UW-La Crosse parent says chancellor dismissed concerns about ‘orgasm’ emailer
M.D. Kittle | March 23, 2017
The incident received national attention when Drake Hall Director Jude Legiste fired off a sexually explicit email to nearly 300 students.
Lawsuit: MPS violating constitution by denying bus rides to religious school students
Lawsuit: MPS violating constitution by denying bus rides to religious school students
James Wigderson | March 23, 2017
“It’s a hardship for many of our families,” said Gessner. “Without transportation it definitely impacts the choice of school that parents can select."
Attorney general’s office remains silent on John Doe leak probe
Attorney general’s office remains silent on John Doe leak probe
M.D. Kittle | March 22, 2017
There is a small universe of people who had access to the documents, and that universe is almost exclusively populated by prosecutors, investigators and court officials.
Town hall disruption crew now keeping out ‘uninvited’ guests
Town hall disruption crew now keeping out ‘uninvited’ guests
M.D. Kittle | March 21, 2017
“They will be invitation only and will not be visible to the uninvited on Facebook or any other Internet search,” A group Facebook post noted
Memo comparing voucher and public school aid doesn’t tell whole story
Memo comparing voucher and public school aid doesn’t tell whole story
James Wigderson | March 20, 2017
A memo from the LFB requested by Sen. Janet Bewley makes it appear voucher schools are getting more money than public schools.
Does prosecutorial immunity trump justice in John Doe-related lawsuit?
Does prosecutorial immunity trump justice in John Doe-related lawsuit?
M.D. Kittle | March 20, 2017
"You have to seek a real warrant from a real judge in an open court," said MacIver Institute attorney Ben Hurst.
Attorney: Should UW-La Crosse chancellor be fired for his conduct?
Attorney: Should UW-La Crosse chancellor be fired for his conduct?
M.D. Kittle | March 20, 2017
The attorney for a fired employee wants an investigation of whether UW-La Crosse Chancellor Joe Gow should be held to the same standard as his client.