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03.14.2014 | | Posted at 03:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
Nearly every day since Gov. Scott Walker announced plans to strip collective bargaining rights from public workers in 2011, protesters have taken to the Capitol building to sing. Last summer the Capitol police cracked down, arresting hundreds of these "solidarity singers," including firemen, teachers, students and teenagers, some of which owe thousands of dollars in citations. In a video releas...
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
 Anyone who thought Republican Gov. Scott Walker was going to rest on his right-wing extremist laurels after destroying decades of collective bargaining rights in Wisconsin
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Plus Hero of the Week

After the Republican majority in the state Legislature rammed through their "budget repair" bill, using dubious procedural maneuvers to essentially gut public unions, Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne filed a complaint seeking to block the bill's implementation. The case was assigned to Judge...
Thursday, March 10, 2011

March 10, 2011

Images capture the ongoing protests at the Capitol
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Governor could face voters' wrath next year

Wisconsinites outraged by Gov. Scott Walker's attempt to strip public employees of their collective bargaining rights are already trying to determine how best to remove him from office before his four-year term expires in January 2015...