May 6th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
She carried more assembly districts than Obama or Mary Burke. Are there lessons for Democrats and the GOP in her victory?
Apr 27th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Research clearly shows $10 minimum wage helps workers, but there’s no data to support hike to $15.
Apr 15th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
A new study shows charter schools outperform MPS schools. But they still trail the average state school.
Apr 9th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
America didn’t “lose” the War on Poverty. Poverty declined. Can it be reduced further in cities like Milwaukee?
Apr 1st, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Two commentators fiercely disagree as to whether Wisconsin has turned the corner. Who’s right?
Mar 23rd, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Maybe the party needs to think like a business and rethink the product it offers.
Mar 16th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Paul Ryan and others argue U.S. spending and government control is increasing. What does the data show?
Mar 6th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Logic of the law’s supporters suggest this -- and other terrible things -- will happen.
Mar 2nd, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
So says a recent study. But is the data more than a passing fad?
Feb 24th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
He’s embraced a low-taxes approach used by other states, which has been a failure.
Feb 16th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Crunching the numbers: How has Wisconsin’s economy fared in his first four years?
Feb 4th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Opponents say it won’t. Let’s examine the data.