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Monday, Nov. 12, 2012
One of many wrong things claimed before this year’s election was that there was no way 2012 could be as historic as President Barack Obama’s 2008 election as America’s first African-American president
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
 Frosty Theater-going: On the coldest night in February, the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s October: Before I Was Born played to a full house at the Broadway Theatre Center’s Studio
Monday, Feb. 24, 2014

Reinventing Stravinsky

Present Music has a bit of a history with Igor Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale, an experimental work he wrote a few years after his famous Rite of Spring. It was performed at Present Music’s very first concert, and Artistic Director Kevin Stalheim has worked it into two programs since. This
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

Early Music Now brings Orlando Consort to Milwaukee

 Early Music Now presents the Orlando Consort, one of Britain’s most revered vocal ensembles, in a performance of Guillaume de Machaut’s Le Voir Dit and 15th- and 16th-century masterworks by Dufay, Josquin and Ockeghem as the ensemble graces Milwaukee on its five-city U.S. tour
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Romney pushes falsehood about Clinton-Obama feud

For Mitt Romney, the president's greatest vulnerability seems to be that he is no Bill Clinton...
Monday, Feb. 11, 2008

Mike O'Keefe

This is so Democratic Party. They couldn't give the ignorant, dim-witted electorate, the slack-jawed public the complete and final decision on the nominee.
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008

A Democrat in Republican clothing

As political buzzwords, “bipartisan,” “nonpartisan” and “independent” sound elevated and even virtuous, which must be why we so often hear them touted as remedies for our national ills. Every four years, the promoters of these miracle cures seek a vessel for their illusions, preferably someone whose fortune is as limitless as his ego. This year’s model seems to be Michael Bloomberg, the mayor of New York and billionaire owner of the national business news service.
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008

Expect more smears of Obama

They will try to Swift Boat me,” said Barack Obama in the days before the New Hampshire primary, looking forward to the Democratic nomination that he still believes will be his, with a prediction both accurate and chilling.
Monday, Jan. 28, 2008

Presidential Candidate - Democratic

Delaware Sen. Biden was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1972 at the age of 29, after serving on the New Castle County Council and practicing law.
01.22.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Ed Garvey
By Ed Garvey The cheap-shot that rang my bell during the two-hour, CNN Democratic forum was Hillary's smug shot at Barack "defending a slum landlord in Chicago." Had Barack been involved, as a partner in the firm, it might have been less harsh, but he wasn't and, as he explained, he worked about five hours as an associate on a joint project with a church group and the bad actor. But her demeanor d...
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008
Should taxpayers foot the bill for a public school system that doesn’t require its teachers to hold a license, can accept students from other states and boosts the revenue of an out-of-state corporation?
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007

Presidential Candidate - Democratic

Although Obama was born in Hawaii and spent time abroad with his mother, his roots as a young man are in Chicago, where he was a community organizer.
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007

Presidential Candidate - Democratic

Born in Massachusetts to working class means, Mike Gravel served as an Alaskan state legislator before moving on to the U.S. Senate in 1969.
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007

Presidential Candidate - Democratic

Dodd is the son of a Connecticut senator who served as one of the lead prosecutors during the Nuremburg Nazi war crimes trials.
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007

Presidential Candidate - Democratic

New York elected Hillary Clinton to the U.S. Senate in 2000, just as she was finishing her final months as First Lady.
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007

Presidential Candidate - Democratic

Edwards is a former personal injury trial lawyer who entered politics in 1998, when he defeated a Republican incumbent to represent North Carolina in the U.S. Senate.