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Other Views: Three reasons why taxpayers should question the Foxconn deal
Foxconn bears no meaningful risk in this deal. All the risk and all the labor costs for the next decade and a half are borne by the beleaguered taxpayers.
Other Views: Is football worth the risk to your brain?
A new study leaves little doubt the game of football carries risks that can be life altering.
Other Views: Veterans of road funding battle in 1995 favor gas tax hike
Two Republican legislative leaders in 1995—when the budget for highways was separated from other state spending and finally passed on Nov. 16—say it’s time to raise the state gas tax by least 5 cents.
Other Views: Foxconn deal comes with risks
Before the euphoria over this unfinished deal overtakes us, there are some factors we should consider.
Other Views: Why restrict Muslim immigration from certain countries?
To understand why Trump's moratorium makes sense, we need to consider what Islam is about, what Muslims believe and what they are instructed to do by their holy book, the Quran, and their prophet, Muhammad.
Other Views: Roll up your sleeves, Republicans, and pass a budget
With the state’s biennial budget weeks past due, Wisconsin is one of just a handful of states that has not enacted a budget—all thanks to Republicans bickering behind closed doors.
Other Views: Stop bigger rigs from overrunning state roads
As chief of police in Stoughton, I have serious concerns with proposals in Congress that would allow heavier and longer rigs on Wisconsin highways because these proposals would dramatically increase the danger faced by everyday drivers.
Other Views: My dad needs help for mental health issues, but the court is bent on prosecuting him
As both a social worker and his daughter, I am deeply concerned with Walworth County’s handling of his case. Criminalization of attempted self-harm is unacceptable.
Other Views: Convention could open a Pandora's box
The Assembly approved a resolution this week calling for an Article V constitutional convention. Wisconsin would be the 30th state to do so, inching the country closer to the 34 states required to open this Pandora’s box.
Other Views: Future looks bright for SHINE, city
The partnership between SHINE Medical Technologies and Janesville has been robust and continues to strengthen.