To the editor, What awaits American families in 2019? In Illinois, Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker plans to rob poorly served Illinois children of their school vouchers, dooming them to continued trauma in school environments where little can be learned besides “watch your back!”
To the editor, Most of us have made decisions in our lives we wish could do over — a job we took, a car we bought or a candidate we supported. I am concerned Beloit may want a do-over after the casino is built.
This spring, I taught an investigative reporting class at the University of Wisconsin-Madison that investigated the state of Wisconsin’s democracy. We interviewed current and former lawmakers and activists on the left and right, consulted public opinion polls, talked to regular people and tapped experts who study voting, redistricting and money in politics.