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Taking Liberties
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Everyone in Wisconsin has good reason to assume the worst about "The Waukesha Surprise"—a Republican operative suddenly announcing two days after a crucial state Supreme Court race that she forgot to include more than 14,000 votes from the city of...
Taking Liberties
Thursday, April 7, 2011
The vicious scam behind Milwaukee's school voucher program is becoming public for all to see. The program is about to take another ugly turn by transferring money from our neediest students to the most privileged.
Taking Liberties
Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011
If you want to set yourself up as some kind of sanctimonious authority on the truth, you should avoid telling blatant falsehoods. Ever since the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel joined the PolitiFact project founded by the St. Petersburg Times, the newspaper’s so-called Truth-O-Meter has repeatedly broken down and blown gaskets. The idea behind the original PolitiFact, which won a Pulitzer Prize in Florida...