By Ryan Ekvall | Wisconsin Reporter
MILWAUKEE – The Wednesday morning arrest of a former employee at a Milwaukee Parental Choice Program is tied to a state investigation of financial wrongdoing at Emmaus Lutheran, a school serving pre-Kindergarten through 8th-grade students, sources tell Wisconsin Reporter.
Samantha Robinson, a former business manager at Emmaus, is accused of abusing the school’s credit [...]
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON – Dale Schultz is no stranger to the role of dissenting voice.
While the Richland Center Republican has voted with his party the vast majority of his 30 years in the Legislature, he’s played the role of maverick on more than a few key occasions.
Schultz stood alone, the sole Senate [...]
More than 300 empty school buildings stand vacant in a dozen U.S. cities, costing taxpayers millions of dollars, according to a study by the Pew Charitable Trust.
But the costs of publicly funded idle buildings to taxpayers and society at large are much more pronounced, contend Milwaukee school-choice advocates, who contend they are being shut out of the public school buyers’ market.Read More →
A Missouri senator wants to teach first-graders about gun safety.Read More →
You know what they say: The government helps those who won’t help themselves.
Exhibit A: U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin’s fatwa on fat and individual responsibility, the Healthier Lifestyles and Prevention America Act, also known as the HeLP America Act.Read More →