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No, Scott Walker, professors' pay is not the problem

Published May 11, 2016

Walker's recent response concerning the vote of no-confidence and attack on professors' pay is insulting - not to mention misleading with its numbers on faculty pay and the number of students most UW instructors teach.

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UW System president using the wrong kind of buzz to fight budget cuts

Published April 13, 2016

UW System President Ray Cross had a symbolic buzzer - really - concerning "whining" at meetings about recent budget cuts. But if he really wants to help the UW System in its fight against these budget cuts, he should've used a different kind of buzz.

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For Wisconsin's sake, Walker can't stay M.I.A.

Published June 24, 2015

Gov. Scott Walker needs to stick around this state for a while and start leading his state and his party. If he won't do it because his priorities are simply elsewhere, then he should let someone else step up to the plate.

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The top 10 myths about the UW system

Published June 17, 2015

Over and over again, in the public debate about the UW system, people toss around rhetoric that feels generic and, in some cases, demonstrates a misunderstanding about how the university system operates. If we're going to radically change such a key engine to our state's economy - and I don't think we should - let's at least understand the facts.

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Milwaukee Media owes us an explanation...

In the expansive coverage of the Wisconsin Budget Repair Bill battle in local print and broadcast media outlets over the past three weeks we've been bombarded with phrases like...in-hiding, fleeing, and runaway...to describe the 14 Democratic State Senators who fled to Illinois. Local reporters l...

Time to Buckle Down: Day Two

Well if anyone is reading this that means that you survived snow-pocolyspe 2011! Can I just mention how much I love Milwaukee and how dramatic they can be about something as common as snow? LOVE IT! Although I am enjoying my snow day at home, it's also helping with my challenge of spending less a...


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