Results tagged with 'cathy stepp'
Published Oct. 13, 2015
Any day now, Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele will appoint a "commissioner" who will identify up to three Milwaukee Public Schools that will be subsumed into the new Opportunity Schools Partnership, their teachers removed and their assets seized. He argues he's making the best of a bad situation, but does this make Abele a hero or villain to MPS?
Published Dec. 18, 2012
A new bill takes effect on Jan. 1 that will allow hunting and trapping in Wisconsin's state parks. This is a bad idea built on the idea of increasing the "business" of park visits.
Published March 11, 2011
In a follow-up to his Tuesday column, Dave Begel looks at the DNR's decision to temporarily halt the Snowmobile Accident Reduction Team in northern Wisconsin.
Published March 1, 2011
"Up North" is one of the best parts about living in Wisconsin and Dave Begel is worried the Walker Administration will soon sell off parts of this natural wonder to balance the budget.
Published Jan. 5, 2011
Most of the secretaries in the incoming Scott Walker administration will be asked to do less with less. This is in accordance to Walker's view of government's limited role in American society and his track record as Milwaukee County executive.