Editorial

Editorial Board: Fall 2019’s biggest stories

Following are the most contested stories from this semester

Column

Point Counterpoint: A year in review for UW College Republicans

Wisconsin will play a major role in the 2020 election — don't sit this one out

Column

Sea levels are rising — but faith in Wisconsin politics can too

Potential bipartisan support for climate change action will prove meaningful, productive

Point-counterpoint

Point Counterpoint: Democrats should focus on their own problems instead of impeachment proceedings

Rather than support their own candidates, Democrats' campaign plan seems to be fruitless efforts to impeach Trump

Column

Political partisanship costs lives

In the face of unprecedented levels of gun violence, politicians need to see through partisan noise, take action

Column

Point Counterpoint: Voter ID laws lock out America’s minorities

Barriers to obtain ID limits vote, and lack of evidence of significant voter fraud discounts reasoning for such laws

Column

College students should worry most about gerrymandering — here’s why

As the college student vote trends further left, this demographic is at risk of being a target for gerrymandering

UW-Madison Campus

Campus canvassing on the rise ahead of midterm election

NextGen focused on transforming youth energy into political engagement

Herald

Money Matters: Unprecedented levels of campaign fundraising and election spending characterize 2018 midterm

Politicians, voters in Wisconsin wrestle with influence of outside spending, corporate donors in state elections

UW-Madison Campus

Experts weigh potential impact of Kavanaugh confirmation on November election

Polling suggests Kavanaugh's ascension to Supreme Court may have closed ‘enthusiasm gap’ between Republicans, Democrats