Monday, November 05, 2012
The battle for the Senate will come to a close tomorrow, but before it does, we’ve got two more races to watch before Election Day arrives. Mary Beth Schneider, political reporter at The Indianapolis Star, and Chuck Quirmbach, reporter for Wisconsin Public Radio, discuss the fight for Senate seats in Indiana and Wisconsin.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012
Not long ago, a Republican Governor elected just after the Obama landslide in a “blue” state painted a line in the sand.
In a big-union state, he took on the unions. In a state formed by rail transportation, he killed a big federal rail project and sent huge sums back to the federal government. The more the unions howled, the happier he seemed poking sharp sticks in their eyes.