State of Wisconsin

Evers officially sworn in as Wisconsin’s 46th governor

Evers stresses importance of state officials working together

State of Wisconsin

Walker, despite pushback, signs into law controversial extraordinary session bills

Gov.-elect Tony Evers says Walker 'ignored' the desires of Wisconsinites, undermining practices of good democracy

Point-counterpoint

Point Counterpoint: A Year in Review for College Democrats

Though 2018 brought many positives, Democrats still have work to do

Column

An appeal to Walker: Set a positive precedent to protect Wisconsin’s democracy

Walker's actions have the opportunity to re-characterize democracy

State of Wisconsin

Legislature passes lame duck bills limiting executive power

In a rare lame-duck session, the Wisconsin state Legislature passed a package of billsĀ along party lines Wednesday morning limiting executive power and early voting.

Column

Wisconsin workers have been ‘Foxconned’ out of promised jobs

Though deal proposed a slew of factory jobs, most of them will actually be filled by internally-hired engineers

State of Wisconsin

Republican attempts to limit executive power in light of Evers win may prove unsuccessful, UW experts say

Evers begins transition amid Republican attempts to limit gubernatorial power

City of Madison

‘You are the winter soldiers:’ hundreds gather at the Capitol to protest Wisconsin Republicans

After recent Republican proposals, people protested outside Capitol building

Column

Rare lame-duck session strips Wisconsin’s democracy of legitimacy, cheats voters

The legislation put forward is a clear, last-minute grab for power by bitter Republican legislature

Column

Evers, Democrats must build base to overcome Republican obstructionism

Only meaningful response to Republican stonewalling is to build broad, popular support for a progressive vision