Ethics watchdog urges Senate committee to investigate Baldwin

By   /  April 22, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

A conservative ethics watchdog is urging the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics to “act immediately” on complaints filed against Sen. Tammy Baldwin and her office’s failure to act on warnings of abuses at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Tomah.

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Baldwin’s public relations team kicks into high gear following ethics complaint

By   /  April 21, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin’s PR Machine went into hyper-drive Monday following news of a potentially damning ethics complaint filed against the Madison Democrat by a former aide Baldwin sacked in what the deputy has charged is a “political cover-up.’

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Who was the reporter outside Cindy Archer’s house?

By   /  April 21, 2015  /  First Amendment, New York, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle |Wisconsin Watchdog

MADISON, Wis. – Of all of the truly frightening accounts of government abuses in Wisconsin’s political John Doe investigation, David French’s description of the early-morning raid on Cindy Archer’s home just may be the most stunning.

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Baldwin aide breaks silence, alleges senator engaged in ‘coverup’

By   /  April 20, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Watchdog

MADISON, Wis. – Marquette Baylor is finally speaking out against her long-time boss, U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin.

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Veteran educator says focus should be on students, not politics

By   /  April 20, 2015  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Alisia Moutry has held numerous jobs during her almost 25 years as an educator, but one thing has always remained constant.

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Education week-in-review: less funding, more questions about sexual identity

By   /  April 17, 2015  /  Education, Education Blog, Illinois, Louisiana, New York, News, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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From New York, where charter schools face difficulties because they receive less funding than other public schools, to Vermont, where the state wants to know more about students’ sexual identities, to Philadelphia, where books fill dusty basements more than classrooms, it’s been a week of education stories in which the keywords are “less” and “more.”

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