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Study shows fears about Act 10’s impact on classroom are unfounded

By   /  June 24, 2016  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Nearly five years after the implementation of Act 10, a new study that examines the financial impact on teachers shows that many of the fears expressed about the law’s potential impact on the classroom were unfounded. “We look back five years later thinking Act 10 was incredibly controversial with many politicians and public union leaders saying […]

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Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down Milwaukee residence restrictions

By   /  June 23, 2016  /  Judiciary, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“You cannot build a great city on coercion. You have to make it a place where people want to live.”

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More retaliation despite investigation, Social Security office sources say

By   /  June 23, 2016  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“They’ve never been held accountable. What makes you think they’re going to be held accountable now.”

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Mark Gundrum, architect of John Doe-driving GAB, could be next Supreme Court justice

By   /  June 23, 2016  /  First Amendment, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“The reforms would allow the Board to conduct independent investigations and prosecutions in accordance with well-established legal standards,” Gundrum wrote.

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Scott Walker on Wisconsin success: ‘To continue to go up, we can’t let up’

By   /  June 22, 2016  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“We have made incredible strides, but it is still a work in progress.”

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Walker hails Waukesha water plan at ALEC luncheon

By   /  June 22, 2016  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The governor and other proponents say the plan is backed by strong science, negating the concerns of critics.

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