Prior to the new rules implemented to strengthen work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, some Republicans governor had already begun implementing restrictions.

A year-end poll by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) reveals that the industry is optimistic about its future in 2019. Groups of associations nationwide point to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) signed by President Donald Trump and his deregulation efforts as a driving force fo…

Your Right to Know is a monthly column distributed by the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council (wisfoic.org), a group dedicated to open government. Wisconsin state Senator Chris Larson represents Wisconsin’s 7th Senate District and is the ranking Democratic member of the Senate Committee on Education.

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 ta…

A year-end poll by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) reveals that the industry is optimistic about its future in 2019. Groups of associations nationwide point to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) signed by President Donald Trump and his deregulation efforts as a driving force fo…

Your Right to Know is a monthly column distributed by the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council (wisfoic.org), a group dedicated to open government. Wisconsin state Senator Chris Larson represents Wisconsin’s 7th Senate District and is the ranking Democratic member of the Senate Committee on Education.

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 ta…