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Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010
We’re asking you to vote on Nov. 2. The last election for president brought a lot of hope for change in the way Washington—and politics in general—works. But democracy is a very messy process, especially in the American system of government, and it has been that way for the past 220 years. Unlike in a parliamentary system where the prime minister can deliver the votes, in the U.S. system the president or...
Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Among gubernatorial candidates, only Barrett offers a specific plan

The next governor of Wisconsin is going to face a tough financial situation and likely make more cuts in the next state budget. So why has only one candidate—Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, a Democrat—offered a detailed plan of cuts and efficiencies?