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Funding concerns follow free tuition proposal

February 3, 2015

Aboard Air Force One, in the weeks prior to his State of the Union Address, President Obama announced his plans to speak on a proposal for free tuition to two-year community colleges. On Jan. 9 the White...

What would a free college education be worth?

February 3, 2015

This is the land of opportunity. People from all kinds of backgrounds hope that through hard work and ingenuity they can build a comfortable life. Without a doubt, a college education facilitates the pursuit...

Election over, now is the time to move forward

November 13, 2012

The robo-calls have stopped, yard signs are being taken down and real commercials are back on T.V. President Barack Obama was re-elected for another four year term. The election may or may not have turned...

Paul Ryan: Diplomacy like a ‘Stallone’ movie

October 30, 2012

Maybe we’ve all had it wrong the entire time. Ever since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, our focus as a nation has been on preventing another assault on our soil and bringing the perpetrators to some kind...

Barack Obama visits UW campus on Bascom Hill

President Obama speaks to a crowd of over 30,000 on Bascom Hill at UW-Madison.
October 9, 2012

President Barack Obama’s campaign stop to Madison brought in roughly 30,000 people to hear him speak on UW-Madison’s Bascom Hill. The crowd was a mixture of students and local residents. Obama did...

Why are politicians waging religious warfare?

February 22, 2012

Over the last couple of weeks this phrase has been bandied about.  Many conservative Christians have doubts about our president’s faith and some have even said that Obama wants to destroy Christianity. With...

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