UW-Madison Campus

UW receives $20 million donation for new Letters and Sciences building

'I'm looking forward to hiring people to teach for L&S and not having to apologize about the building,' Chancellor Blank says

State of Wisconsin

Social workers endorse bills to reduce gun violence, suicides

Gun suicide attempts are fatal, severely depressed, suicidal people should not be allowed to carry guns, national social work group leader says

City of Madison

Lease signing season is already approaching at UW, leaving many students frustrated

Landlords in some neighborhoods are setting resign dates as early as Oct. 6

City of Madison

Legal loophole allows Madison businesses to sell marijuana-like drug Delta-8 THC

'It’s painfully obvious that we’re the only state in our region that hasn't legalized medicinal marijuana, so it makes sense that there’s this huge market for delta-8,' District 4 alder says

Column

Politicized 2021-23 Wisconsin state budget provides tax breaks for the wealthy

Budget uses recent $4.4 billion surplus for tax relief, leaves out investments in healthcare, education

Column

Wisconsin legislature must stop battling Evers over COVID-19 relief

New relief package gives Wisconsinites desperately needed funding, but legislature vies for control

Column

Wisconsin Legislature, Gov. Evers choose partisanship over unity in allocating stimulus package funds

Both parties must compromise during desperate time for Wisconsin people

State of Wisconsin

Non-partisan redistricting commission used to address gerrymandering

Gerrymandering can result in one political party winning an election, even if the other party got the majority of the vote

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Evers’ proposal to allow local municipalities to increase sales tax

Additional revenue would help support local governments with needs arising from the pandemic, UW expert says

Column

Political Stalemate: Wisconsin Republicans must compromise with state Dems on COVID-19 legislation

Mask mandates and public health restrictions are only the latest points of contention between state Republicans and Gov. Evers.

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