On Monday, Marquette University and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel sponsored a conference on the future of
the BMO Harris Bradley Center. The business community wants a new or a greatly
expanded facility so that the city
As part of the Obama administration’s push to raise
the minimum wage to $9 by the end of 2015, Acting Labor Secretary Seth Harris
stopped in Milwaukee last week to hear the stories of low-wage workers who,
When it comes to
the Republican budget proposal that passed the U.S. House this week, I agree
with those who find it strange that anyone sees the initiative as a serious
attempt to "grow the economy," as Rep. Paul Ryan
Can the dismal science of economics be explicable to the average person—and fun? Well, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan won't find this comic book funny, since much of the humor is at the expense of the greed and irresponsibility he stands...
Albert Einstein realized that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. Clearly, the conservative critics of President Barack Obama’s stimulus plan are no Einsteins. Republicans continue to argue for ex- President-Bush-type tax cuts—tax cuts for the wealthy.