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Wisconsin Collective Bargaining Bill

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Judge Strikes Down Anti-Union Law | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Wisconsin judge struck down the state's controversial anti-collective bargaining law on Thursday, but Democratic state senators say th...

Wisconsin Union Battle Casts Shadow Over Local Races

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 06.26.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — When the race for Green Bay mayor began months ago, the main issues looked clear-cut: planning downtown development, dealing wit...

Gambits Abound In Wisconsin Union Fight

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.27.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Republicans were accustomed to getting what they wanted after the election put Scott Walker in the governor's office a...

Scott Walker Email Analysis Raises Questions About Governor's Claims

AP | SCOTT BAUER and TODD RICHMOND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Seeking a way to counter a growing protest movement, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker cited his email, confidently declaring that mos...

Scott Walker Releases E-Mails About Union Rights

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — In the days after Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced plans to strip the state's public workers of nearly all their union barg...

Wisconsin Union Bill Set To Take Effect

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — School boards and local governments across Wisconsin are rushing to reach agreements with unions before a new law takes effect a...

Gov. Quinn: Scott Walker 'Should Be Ashamed Of Himself'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has not exactly had the best relationship with the new crop of Republican governors that took over the Midwest in January....

Wisconsin Protesters Refuse To Quit

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Clogging the Wisconsin Capitol grounds and screaming angry chants, tens of thousands of undaunted pro-labor protesters descended...

If Gov. Walker Thinks Wisconsin's Illinois, Dream On

Jacqueline Edelberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Jacqueline Edelberg

The question still remains: In what backwards universe could adults allow this deplorable situation to fester?

Sam Stein

Democratic Party Releases First Post-Vote Ad Targeting Wisconsin Senate Republican | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Less than two days after Wisconsin Senate Republicans took to seedy if not crafty parliamentary maneuvers to pass an anti-collective bar...

Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin Anti-Union Bill Into Law

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Friday signed into law the proposal that eliminates most union rights for public employees, sayin...

Wisconsin Loss For Labor Movement Could Spur Unions To Mount Counterattack In 2012

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — With the labor movement suffering an epic defeat in Wisconsin, union leaders plan to use the setback to fire up their members na...

Wisconsin Union Bill Passes State Assembly

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin lawmakers voted Thursday to strip nearly all collective bargaining rights from the state's public workers, ending a heated ...