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Wisconsin Gop Budget Cuts

What Conservatives Really Want

George Lakoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
George Lakoff

The best way to understand the conservative moral system is to consider a strict father family.

Wisconsin Protests Surge, Pitting Labor Against Lawmakers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Protests in Wisconsin continue to surge Friday, even as reports from Thursday evening claimed as many as 25,000 demonstrators had taken to the state's...

Labor Movements Under Attack in Madison, Wisconsin

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rev. Al Sharpton

Republican Governor Scott Walker is wasting time attacking working folks instead of seeking honest, sustainable solutions to his budget shortfalls. It is a con game, pure and simple.

Lila Shapiro

Police Dispatched As Democratic Lawmakers Flee Wisconsin

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Wisconsin Democrats on Thursday fled the statehouse in an effort to prevent legislators from reaching a quorum and passing a bill put forth by Gov. Sc...

Wisconsin GOP Plan To Cut Worker Rights Draws Powerful Protests

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Thousands of teachers, students and prison guards descended on the Wisconsin Capitol on Wednesday to fight a move to strip gover...

Wisconsin GOP Poised To Cut Worker Rights In Budget Fix

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin is poised to strip collective bargaining rights from most of the state's 175,000 public employees in the boldest step ...