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Our Views: On spousal surcharge, unions again sway Janesville School Board
Our Views: On spousal surcharge, unions again sway Janesville School Board
Five years after Gov. Scott Walker’s Act 10 supposedly devastated public employee unions statewide, union influence is still clear in Janesville.
Kathleen Parker: On women, repeating Trump's own words
If Trump were a woman, not only would he not get 5 percent of the vote, he'd be tarred, feathered, branded and ridden out of town backward on a donkey.
Your Views: Let’s mail ballots to all voters to expand participation
We already have voter registration lists and driver’s license lists. It wouldn’t be that difficult to use those two lists and create a ballot list.
Greg Peck: Remembering when one of Wisconsin's 10 deadliest tornadoes hit Rock County
I was surprised to recently find a website naming Rock County as suffering one of Wisconsin's “10 deadliest tornadoes.” Here's the story.
Peter Funt: Newspapers embrace billionaire buffs
Most of my colleagues who work at papers owned by cutthroat chains, such as Digital First Media, are ready to embrace private individuals at the helm.
Web Views for Friday, April 29: Proposed spousal health care surcharge, downtown sign plans, plastic bags
Our Views: Government transparency requires constant scrutiny, fresh reports suggest
A month after the newspaper industry’s annual focus on government transparency, developments indicate progress and regression.
Con: Fair business rules shouldn’t get a bad rap
In each case, President Obama is simply implementing common-sense reforms that should have been in place long ago.
Michael Gerson: Hoosier Republicans must pick between bad and worse
Voters in Indiana's GOP primary must choose between two of the most justly reviled politicians in America. Hoosiers (and other Americans) deserved better options.
Charles Krauthammer: The world according to Trump
Even though Trump delivered his foreign-policy address Wednesday from a prepared text, it still managed to be classic Trump: rambling and not terribly coherent.

Columns

Michael Gerson: The state of disunion
Greg Peck: Mother Nature exercises her will with baby birds
Matt Pommer: In contrast to Walker, the UW will honor Thompson
Steven Walters: Schreiber’s last campaign is advocating for dementia caregivers
Kathleen Parker: On women, repeating Trump's own words

Letters to the Editor

Your Views: His health care battles show why you shouldn't smoke
Your Views: Youth group working to warn about tobacco
Your Views: Let’s mail ballots to all voters to expand participation
Your Views: Union worker sees merits of ‘right-to-work’ law
Your Views: People suffering from depression deserve more support

Our Views

Our Views: New home construction helping economy
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, May 2
Our Views: On spousal surcharge, unions again sway Janesville School Board
Our Views: Government transparency requires constant scrutiny, fresh reports suggest
Our Views: Outreach efforts help drive down suicide rate in Rock County

Other Views

Web Views for Friday, April 29: Proposed spousal health care surcharge, downtown sign plans, plastic bags
Web Views for Friday, April 22: Studer business contest, parking problems at schools, rail line editorial
First Amendment: Getting 'SLAPP'd' for getting involved—new protections considered
Earth Day 2016: Reduce partisan divisions over environmental policy
Web Views for Friday, April 15: Policing political rallies, Rashkin's announcement, taping Milton school meeting, railroad plan

Sound Off

Sound Off for Sunday, May 1: Spousal surcharge, columnist Gerson, downtown signs, walking to schools
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 27: Mailbox safety, $20 bill, Milton School District, heroin death
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 20: Milton schools, Jackson Elementary, storm sirens, right-to-work
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 13: Milton schools, Janesville School Board race, more on elections
Sound Off for Sunday, April 10: Presidential politics, city council race, Milton schools, railway plan