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Election Roundup: Read up and make your voice heard Feb. 19

Here is a collection of pitches to voters by candidates for Madison mayor, School Board and City Council who have primary races that will be decided Feb. 19.  Read more

Margaret Krome: Agriculture would take a hit under Trump team's ag proposals

Critics see Trump administration proposals to move the National Institute for Food and Agriculture and the Economic Research Service out of Washington, D.C., as a roundabout way to cut government without congressional consultation and compromise these research agencies' intellectual independence. Read more

John Nichols: Legislators who dismiss Colin Kaepernick dismiss Wisconsin history

Wisconsin native Colin Kaepernick risked his career when he took a knee to draw attention to the killings of young black men by police officers. He deserves to be honored during Black History Month. Read more

E.J. Dionne Jr.: The real national emergency: the triviality of our politics

What happened in the House last week on guns deserved far more coverage than it got, and why Pelosi was right to use Trump's phony emergency to highlight a real one.  Read more

Tamarine Cornelius: Let’s curb state manufacturing tax credit

Gov. Tony Evers wants to rein in the wasteful Manufacturing and Agriculture Credit, a tax break that benefits the wealthy, and redirect the benefits to the middle class. But Republican lawmakers are fighting tooth and nail to keep the loophole. Read more



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Talk to a local expert about a digital alarm system that will protect your family and belongings.

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