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Charles Krauthammer: Early handicapping of the GOP horse race
Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush and Scott Walker rank first, second and third in this first ranking of the GOP field in the presidential nomination contest.
Our Views: SWAG’s new plans deal fresh blow to Rock County
We hoped SWAG would find a spot elsewhere in Rock County, where agriculture has long been an economic backbone and remains crucial to today’s economy.
Bill Lueders: Do policymakers care what people think? It depends
Bill Lueders: Do policymakers care what people think? It depends
Gov. Scott Walker proclaimed the right-to-work bill a victory for workers' rights. Yet precious few workers turned out to show their support.
Your Views: Elect Judge James Daley, man of honor, to state Supreme Court
I have appeared before him professionally as a police officer and psychotherapist, always impressed by his handling of the law.
Michael Gerson: Is world really prepared for next epidemic?
The next time a politician sneers at “foreign aid,” substitute the words “disease surveillance” and see if his or her statement still makes sense.
Con: Cramming more history and civics into an already crowded curricula won’t work
imposing more American history and civics classes on restless students—as translated by professional pedagogues in Washington—likely will only make things worse.
First Amendment: Thinking about what we mean and do, when we speak
Little Leaguer Mo'ne Davis threw free speech “heat,” wisely counseling a critic and all of us that “sometimes you got to think about what you’re doing before you do it.”
Local Views: Liquor separation ordinance works for Janesville
The Gazette’s comments indicated that the ordinance restricts competition and puts Janesville at a competitive disadvantage have not proven to be true.
Your Views: It might be time to revive Civil Rights Movement
New Wisconsin laws seem to say that African-Americans and other minorities are not important, that only white people are important and exceptional.
Your Views: Does Janesville's international education program have right focus?
This seems like a topsy-turvy world with revenue sources from the wealthy in Abu Dhabi and China driving our curriculum.

Columns

Greg Peck: Did you hear the U.S. average for baby-sitting?
Michael Gerson: Is world really prepared for next epidemic?
Charles Krauthammer: Early handicapping of the GOP horse race
Pro: Students must fully understand the principles that make America great
Con: Cramming more history and civics into an already crowded curricula won’t work

Letters to the Editor

Your Views: GOP making changes that stiff the working class
Your Views: Rock River Philharmonic's pops concert shows talent worth hearing
Your Views: Proud mother touts David DiStefano’s Janesville School Board service
Your Views: Judge James Daley will rule on merits, not personal preferences
Your Views: Decisiveness, demeanor make Mike Haakenson good fit for Rock County judge

Our Views

Our Views: TIF projects should boost city's future
Our Views: Janesville School District's revised health plan pumps new life into budget outlook
Our Views: SWAG’s new plans deal fresh blow to Rock County
Our Views: Decisive votes on fire station are telling
Our Views: Ease pain during freeway construction for local businesses

Other Views

Local Views: Liquor separation ordinance works for Janesville
Web Views for Friday, March 20: Rich Gruber, leprechaun, flag contest, liquor rule
State Views: Gov. Walker's budget slashes opportunities for education
Web Views for March 13: Liquor separation, Bargain Barn, Second City, concealed carry and Pizza Villa
State Views: Boy Scouts continue to give back to our youth and our communities

Sound Off

Sound Off for Sunday, April 29: Readers appreciate acts of kindness
Sound Off, March 25: Food stamps raise concerns
Sound Off for Sunday, March 22: Readers praise international outreach
Sound Off, March 18: Vicious dogs alarm readers
Sound Off for Sunday, March 15: International school initiative riles readers