Jon Anne’s political column
Dec 26th, 2011 by Jon Anne Willow
David Obey isn't perfect, but he's effective with both parties. And in a heated Wisconsin recall election, what could be more important?
Dec 12th, 2011 by Jon Anne Willow
We are engaged – right now – in a global race to see which nation will be the brain trust for the 21st century, and we’re losing.
Nov 28th, 2011 by Jon Anne Willow
With over 300,000 signatures collected in just 12 days, the Walker recall is all but inevitable. Now the Dems must choose a candidate who can win.
Nov 22nd, 2011 by Jon Anne Willow
Desperate to distract from a failing school system and its financial woes, the City launches a foolish and destructive ad campaign to nowhere.
Nov 15th, 2011 by Jon Anne Willow
The Walker recall has me questioning the democratic process and what its priorities should be.
Dec 14th, 2010 by Jon Anne Willow
Nobody in favor of small government has experienced it, though many of them have prospered despite pesky taxes. Are they really ready for what's coming?
Dec 7th, 2010 by Jon Anne Willow
It's time to stop pretending an apple is an orange. Political posturing and a broken tax code are at the heart of the latest Congressional squawk.
ObamaAug 17th, 2010 by Jon Anne Willow
We didn’t learn anything new Monday. But Obama's appearance affords an opportunity to look at job creation, the bane of current global economic recovery efforts.
May 9th, 2010 by Jon Anne Willow
It's my first Mother's Day without my mom. To her, I offer blessings, thanks and some overdue apologies.
Mar 10th, 2010 by Jon Anne Willow
Thrills, chills and spills - the last year has been a little insane. Editor Jon Anne Willow regrets not planning a party for TCD's first anniversary, but hopes to do better next time.
Up All NightDec 23rd, 2009 by Jon Anne Willow
As 2009 winds down at long last, TCD's editor finds herself at a loss for words. Sort of.
Nov 16th, 2009 by Jon Anne Willow
The idea of a 3-way workplace cage match makes for interesting punditry, but at the ground level it doesn't hold much water.