In examining Confederate monuments, intentions matter most

Many believe that statues linked to Confederacy should not be torn down due to association, but intentions matter

City of Madison

With future of DACA uncertain, Soglin stresses importance of local immigrant community

Soglin said DACA recipients, other recent immigrants are making valuable contributions to city, state

City of Madison

Madison leaders call new immigration executive order unconstitutional

Mayor Paul Soglin says 'We are not going to operate on anything other than our Constitution and our own good will'

City of Madison

Madison may not be considered a sanctuary city, depending who you ask

MPD will not inquire about immigration status based on speculation, but will assist ICE when asked to

State of Wisconsin

Mayor calls Wisc. legislator ‘charlatan’ for labelling Madison as ‘communist community’

Duffy said city is trying to delay vote recount process

City of Madison

Mayor, city council clash on panhandling ordinance

Revision would apply ban to 85 major Madison streets


One of the best ways Madison can help fight poverty is to assure housing

Three proposed affordable housing projects, Capital Budget should be approved

City of Madison

From streets to housing: City looks to relocate homeless into more permanent situations

Soglin's 2017 operating budget looks to invest $170,000 into downtown-focused street team

City of Madison

Madison sees record-setting early voting numbers

Student Activity Center and Union South offer early voting for students

City of Madison

Madison joins 16 other cities in national initiative to better quality of life for residents

The initiative, an effort started by Bloomberg Philanthropies, helps cities optimize their data on government services