Column

Midterm election results show NRA is losing its grip on American politics

Changes to the NRA's rating system and the downgrade of 15 candidates shows shifting ideas on gun control on both sides of the aisle

Column

Forecast calls for formidable blue wave on horizon

Recent elections suggest energy coming from Democratic party powerful enough to re-color state

Politics

With Paul Ryan announcing retirement, Democrats and Republicans gauge potential of ‘blue wave’

The races for governor and Ryan's district could be more competitive than past elections

Herald

Recent elections brought major milestone for female representation. But the fight is not over yet

Wisconsin's Supreme Court is predominantly female, but gender disparities in government still remain

Column

Political advertising which targets child victims is not informative, it’s outrageous

Ad campaign slandering Dallet's action against child abuse unethical, incredibly harmful to those involved

City of Madison

Dallet victory brings hopes of blue wave for Wisconsin Democrats

Election review leaves Democrats speculating about Blue state

Editorial

The Badger Herald Editorial Board endorses Rebecca Dallet for Supreme Court

Dallet's commitment to objectivity makes her an ideal justice, especially without an abundance of outside special interests, influences

Column

Supreme Court elections inevitably induce political agendas

In election designed to appoint objective voice, Supreme Court candidates are troublingly forced to present partisan agendas