Marquette Wire

The presidential ups and downs

Tim Seeman

January 21, 2010

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After months of hope, bank collapses, debates and Saturday Night Live skits, Barack Obama was sworn in as president of the United States 366 days ago. More than one million people crammed onto the National Mall in Washington, ...

Feingold spoke on controversial issues at Law School Friday

Kaellen Hessel

November 17, 2009

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Senator discussed health care reform, war in Afghanistan at forum As legislators work on health care reform and President Barack Obama makes a decision about the war in Afghanistan, Senator Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) asserted Friday tha...

BAFFLING BANTER: Heads of College Democrats and College Republicans debate Wellpoint CEO speaker

Rosemary Lane

October 1, 2009

Filed under Featured, Viewpoints

Q: Was Angela Braly, CEO of Wellpoint, an appropriate choice for the Business Leaders Forum luncheon’s keynote speaker? Kirsten Jones, chair of College Democrats: “I thought it was a bad idea. I think it didn’t reall...

Feingold addresses health care concerns at listening session

Kaellen Hessel

September 22, 2009

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U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) told Milwaukee County constituents last week that he still hopes the public option is included in health care legislation now being considered by Congress. Health care reform dominated the dis...

Wrap-up of the world’s summer

Emil Ovbiagele

August 31, 2009

Filed under Featured, Viewpoints

Aloha! As we bask in the euphoria of our various holiday experiences and savor the nostalgia of vain summer flings, our dearly beloved world has endured its own share of the season’s heartaches and passionate kisses. The...