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Wis. Democrats Lick Their Wounds After Gov. Scott Walker Wins Reelectionnew

Mary Burke urges supporters to continue working for their values.
Isthmus  |  Judith Davidoff  |  11-05-2014  |  Politics

Paul Ryan, Hometown Boynew

Blue-collar Janesville feels abandoned by its conservative congressman.
Isthmus  |  Joe Tarr  |  10-16-2014  |  Politics

The Suddenly Liberal Scott Walkernew

Using left-wing arguments against Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke may be the only way he can win re-election.
Isthmus  |  Bruce Murphy  |  08-08-2014  |  Politics

The Fight Over Frac Sand Mining in Wisconsinnew

Towns battle the state for local control.
Isthmus  |  Tamara Dean  |  03-25-2014  |  Environment

Reprieve for Man Facing Deportation for Smoking Pot as a Teennew

Alexander Timofeev gets deportation reprieve after Dane County D.A. agrees to dismiss pot convictions.
Isthmus  |  Judith Davidoff  |  01-15-2014  |  Politics

Scott Walker Reveals Depth of Disdain for Unions, Protestersnew

The Wisconsin governor's frank words are a departure from past public comments.
Isthmus  |  Judith Davidoff  |  11-15-2013  |  Politics

Your Guide to Obamacarenew

Confused about the new health marketplace? Here's the lowdown.
Isthmus  |  Erik Gunn  |  10-01-2013  |  Health

Man Faces Deportation for Smoking Weed as a Teenagernew

He smoked some weed as a teenager. Now this Wisconsin father of two is facing deportation.
Isthmus  |  Judith Davidoff  |  07-05-2013  |  Features

Scott Walker's Selling Actnew

How Wisc. Governor Scott Walker persuaded reluctant Republicans to back his anti-union plan.
Isthmus  |  Jason Stein and Patrick Marley  |  03-18-2013  |  Politics

Scott Walker's Radical Reformnew

How has it worked out for Wisconsin's economy?
Isthmus  |  Joe Tarr  |  02-12-2013  |  Policy Issues

Pregnant? Scared?new

Abortion risks are exaggerated at Wisconsin's crisis pregnancy centers.
Isthmus  |  Judith Davidoff  |  01-31-2013  |  The War on Women

How DJ Shadow Helped Man Mantis Embrace Instrumental Hip-Hopnew

What sets instrumental hip-hop apart from just beats?
Isthmus  |  Ben Munson  |  12-05-2012  |  Music

#MyMadisonDay: 24 Hours in the Life of the Citynew

Freelancer Stu Levitan came up with the idea for a print piece chronicling a day in the life of Madison. We decided to take it a step further. We settled on a date (Sept. 21, 2012), cooked up a hashtag (#MyMadisonDay) and put out a call to the community to record, via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, the day's events, whether big or small.
Isthmus  |  Isthmus Staff  |  09-27-2012  |  Features

Bringing Sexy Backnew

A vibrator developed in Madison restores pleasure for women following cancer and menopause.
Isthmus  |  Maggie Ginsberg-Schutz  |  08-28-2012  |  Sex

Republican Poster Boynew

In April 2009, Isthmus profiled Paul Ryan, the U.S. House Representative from Janesville, Wisconsin.
Isthmus  |  Roger Bybee  |  08-14-2012  |  Elections

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