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Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

While Gov. Scott Walker bashes Madison for political points, his administration spends millions to attract millennials to the capital city. The irony is painfully apparent. more

Citizen Dave 3 Comments

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James Heimer

Milwaukee has enlisted volunteer chaplains to try to bridge the gap between police and the community. The program has had remarkable success, helping to quell riots that broke out after a police shooting. Could a similar program work in Madison? more

News

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David Michael Miller

In Milwaukee County, Justice Rebecca Bradley got almost 120,000 votes, even though fewer than 106,000 county residents voted for Republicans. 14,000 people! This number absolutely confounds me. more

Madland 18 Comments

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David Michael Miller

As Milwaukee County executive, Scott Walker ignored plans to repair the Mitchell Park Domes, which are now closed due to falling debris. But as governor, he pushed through a $400 million public subsidy for the rich owners of the Milwaukee Bucks. more

Citizen Dave 9 Comments

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David Michael Miller

While Milwaukee County executive and governor, Walker and his staff have worked hard to keep public business private, using private emails and laptop computers to conduct state business. more

Opinion 2 Comments

Milwaukee's public market experience provides Madison with a road map of how to make a public market work and what pitfalls to avoid, but it also highlights a glaring deficiency in our city's economic development toolbox. more

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