March 8, 2017

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Bruce Vielmetti March 7, 2017- Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with gun rights advocates and ruled that Madison’s transit agency cannot ban passengers from bringing weapons on the city’s buses. The 5-2 decision reversed decisions by a circuit judge and the Court of Appeals, slamming the …

June 18, 2016

Think Progress June 16, 2016 by  BRYCE COVERT & EVAN POPP Antoin Adams likes working, and working hard. In his job at a KFC in Birmingham, Alabama, he’s responsible for cooking food, cleaning the restaurant, and keeping track of the inventory. But all that hard work has yet to even nudge …

May 26, 2016

On Labor May 25, 2016 by Melissa Greenberg Increasingly frustrated by their inability to affect employment law at the federal and state level, progressive advocates have turned their attention to local government.  At this level, they have been able to enact ordinances to raise the minimum wage, guarantee paid sick day …