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Harry Potter and the Prudent City Council

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIverNews | Posted January 23, 2017 9:43 AM

The City of Edgerton saves taxpayers $200,000 by breaking Harry Potter Festival's spell. Read More »

Mine Shaft - How politics foiled efforts to bring jobs to Northern Wisconsin

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted May 6, 2012 4:23 PM

The John K. MacIver Institute for Public Policy presents this mini documentary about attempts to open an iron mine in Northern Wisconsin and efforts to modernize the state's mine permitting process. We spent several days in Hurley, Wisconsin and coducted... Read More »

Mine Shaft Movie Trailer

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted May 2, 2012 10:26 AM

The MacIver Institute examines the curious case of a proposed mine in Northern Wisconsin and efforts to modernize the state's mine permitting process.... Read More »

Beyond the Rhetoric: Gender Discrimination in Wisc.

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted April 24, 2012 1:09 PM

A look beyond the press releases and rhetoric. Bill Osmulski examines the data on gender discrimination cases in the state of Wisconsin. His findings don't support the "War on Women" narrative.... Read More »

Wis. Teachers Get Alinsky Training

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted April 1, 2012 9:40 PM

Raw footage taken outside of WEAC's activist training conducted by the Industrial Areas Foundation in Madison, Wisconsin on March 17, 2012. Footage may be used, with attribution to the MacIver Institute.... Read More »

Professional Protesters Fuel Madison Uprising

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted March 23, 2012 10:15 PM

Think the 2011 protests in Madison, Wis, which were the precursor to the #occupy movement, were spontaneous actions of everyday citizens? Think again. Welcome to the world of the professional protester who has been trained in the tactics of agitation... Read More »

Did Police Chief Cut Secret Capitol Access Deal with Protesters?

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted March 14, 2012 10:20 PM

Did Capitol Police Chief Cut Secret Capitol Access Deal with Protesters? MacIver News Service | February 14, 2012 [Madison, Wisc...] Big Labor supporters are marking the one-year anniversary of the 2011 occupation of the Wisconsin State Capitol with a series... Read More »

Radicalization of Dem Lawmakers Surprises Communists

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted March 25, 2011 7:46 AM

The heated rhetoric and aggressive attitude of some Democratic lawmakers in Wisconsin has surprised many, even revolutionaries, says a leader of the Communist Party USA.... Read More »

Socialists Rooting for Revolution in Wisconsin

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted February 16, 2011 8:06 AM

[Madison, Wisc... ] Socialist organizations have seized upon the union protests in Madison as an opportunity for an Egyptian style revolution in Wisconsin. MacIver's Bill Osmulski reports from Madison... Read More »

MPS Has 17 Painters on Staff, at $98k/year

View Comments Comments | Posted in MacIver Investigations | By MacIver Institute | Posted May 18, 2010 8:30 AM

MacIver News Service - [Milwaukee, Wisc...] Between salary and benefits, 17 painters working for Milwaukee Public Schools pull in around $98,000 a year, on average. That staggering figure came to light as MPS is facing some significant budget decisions. The... Read More »

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