Two top Republican officials have banned state workers at a small agency from any on-the-job discussion or work-related talk of climate change.
Early in his political career, Scott Walker championed a tough approach to crime including minimum mandatory prison terms.
When I got involved with the Wisconsin Conservation Congress, many of my friends said I would be disappointed. They said the Congress existed to rubber stamp DNR policies.
Patrick Durkin, the Waupaca-based outdoor writer, had some fun with a recent state Department of Natural Resources press release regarding chronic wasting disease.
Legislative hearings are usually low-interest events. Not so with the two recent hearings held in the Wisconsin state Capitol on the fast-tracked right-to-work bill prohibiting private workplaces from requiring union membership or dues.
Republican leaders in the Wisconsin Assembly have rejected Gov. Scott Walker’s plan to force some elderly out of the popular SeniorCare prescription drug assistance plan.
Elected Congressional officials must act soon in order for CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) and several child nutrition programs to continue beyond this year.
There has been much discussion in the past and present regarding the citizenship of children born abroad of American parents.