Voter ID wins big in Wisconsin

By   /  September 16, 2014  /  Commentary, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Voter ID opponents have suffered another stunning blow.

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Happ-less defense: Susan Happ property scandal takes new sordid turn

By   /  September 16, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – Jefferson County District Attorney Susan Happ isn’t talking. Neither is her assistant district attorney.

But the defense attorney for a Jefferson County man at the center of a real estate scandal involving Happ is sharing some sordid details about his client, Daniel J. Reynolds, answering critics who claim Reynolds got light treatment after he was charged with sexual assault of a child.

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Walker’s jobs plan includes drug-testing for individuals on public assistance

By   /  September 15, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – Three years ago, Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry Co. Inc. was begging for workers, and struggling to hire candidates who could simply pass a drug test.

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Heat on Susan Happ intensifies following scandal

By   /  September 15, 2014  /  Elections, News, Politics, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. –The fallout continued over the weekend in a scandal involving Democrat state attorney general candidate Susan Happ, accused of going easy on a man who had faced felony counts of sexual assault of a child – a man who had purchased a home from Happ.

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Union group coordinated with elected officials to defeat anti-living wage bill

By   /  September 12, 2014  /  News, Open Records, unions, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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MADISON, Wis. — A political nonprofit funded by Service Employees International Union coordinated with public officials to defeat legislation to eliminate local “living wages” that rely on state and federal funding, Wisconsin Reporter has learned.

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Poll finds strong support for School Choice in Wisconsin’s swing districts

By   /  September 12, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – School choice in Wisconsin now has a very big voice advocating for it.

The American Federation for Children, “the nation’s voice for educational choice,” this week announced the launch Wisconsin Federation for Children.

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