Politics & Government

Politics & Government
4:05 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

County Supervisors Agree to Up Funding for War Memorial and Art Museum

Milwaukee County supervisors have agreed to a funding deal for the war memorial and the art museum
Credit Peter Alfred Hess, Flickr

Milwaukee County supervisors on Thursday agreed to increase funding for the War Memorial and Milwaukee Art Museum.

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It's All Politics
2:23 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Pelosi Says Weiner Should 'Get A Clue'; Popularity Dives In NYC

Huma Abedin (right) glances at her husband, New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, as he speaks at a press conference Tuesday.
Kathy Willens AP

Originally published on Thu July 25, 2013 6:48 pm

(Updated 6:50 p.m. EDT)

Democrat Anthony Weiner's path to the New York City mayor's office got a lot more complicated Thursday, just two days after he asserted that new revelations of his lewd online conduct would not chase him from the race for his party's nomination.

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Politics & Government
2:11 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Another Day of Singing and Arrests at State Capitol

Despite police warnings and arrests on Wednesday, dozens of protesters gathered at the Wisconsin Capitol on Thursday, and officers issued another batch of citations.

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Politics & Government
1:39 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Action Needed, If You Want Your Wisconsin Tax Cut Sooner Than Later

If you want your state income tax cut right away, you need to file paperwork with your employer.

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The Two-Way
11:17 am
Thu July 25, 2013

House Republicans Back End To Door-Side Mail Service

This "curbside" delivery would remain, but "door-to-door" service would end under a new proposal.
David Goldman AP

Originally published on Thu July 25, 2013 2:12 pm

The age-old standoff between mail carrier and Canis familiaris could be coming to an end if the latest plan to save the Postal Service goes ahead.

The proposal, approved by a House committee on Wednesday, would end door-to-door delivery by 2022. Instead, postal carriers would limit their deliveries to curbside — meaning boxes at the end of driveways — or to cluster boxes, a staple of many apartment complexes.

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