Point-counterpoint

Point Counterpoint: School choice, comprehensive investment keys to addressing underperforming schools

School vouchers, freedom to choose appropriate schools characterize Wisconsin government's dedication to education improvement

Column

This November, it’s on voters to rebrand a presently twisted Senate

Republicans aim to erode, dismantle women's rights, it's on voters to step up

Politics

Trump’s first State of the Union address falls flat with false claims, lies

It is time to turn a critical eye inwards, ask ourselves if state of our nation is one we are proud of

Column

DACA does not deserve to be used as bargaining chip during government shutdown

Democrats and Republicans alike are responsible and at fault for eventual fate of DACA

State of Wisconsin

Walker’s State of the State address met with mixed reactions

Nonpartisan fact-checking organization found much of his address was true

Column

Split over government shutdown may have negative implications for Democrats in midterm elections

Senate Minority Leader did not learn from 2013 mistakes

Column

Impeachment futile, midterm elections integral to change

Shifting congressional control is first step to dismantling Trumpism

Column

Voter ID laws discriminate based on race, socioeconomic status

The color of one’s skin or amount of money saved in bank not grounds for revocation of rights

Politics

Sanctuary cities make America safer, greater

Republican notion that illegal immigrants commit more crimes not based in fact, proves bigoted party policy

Column

Republican platitudes are a hollow distraction from a clear pattern

Mass shootings in this country cannot end without cooperation from both political parties