Politics & Policy

March 10, 2023

What Happened to Local Self-Government?

Scott Walker kneecapped democracy in Wisconsin—it's time to fight back.

February 27, 2023

Rural America Isn’t What You Think

From “Flyover Country” to “The Heartland,” public perceptions of rural America are based on political rhetoric rather than data

February 24, 2023

How Wisconsin Can Elect a Supreme Court Justice Who Will Protect Democracy

Four reasons why engaged citizens can sway the outcome

February 7, 2023

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court Election Through the Lens of the Super Bowl

The spring election has a chance to restore a level playing field to Wisconsin's elections

January 28, 2023

Critical Race Theory has Town on Edge

Bomb threats, bullying, Christian nationalists and critical race theory divide Kiel, Wisconsin

December 21, 2022

The Lesson from the Wisconsin Midterm Elections: Face to Face Makes a Difference

Deep canvassing works well in rural areas where rootedness in local communities is essential

December 9, 2022

A Retired Dairy Farmer Reflects on the Wisconsin Midterms

Until we fix gerrymandering, family farmers will make little progress

December 9, 2022

The Election was a Relief, but We’re Not Out of the Woods Yet

The election that matters the most in Wisconsin is coming up on April 4

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