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MacIver News Minute: Memorial Day
LISTEN - To all who have given their life to preserve our way of life, we say thank you. We will never forget your sacrifice.  Read More MacIver News Minute: Memorial Day
Facing COVID Challenges, UW System Eyes Efficiency, Specialization
In light of the COVID-19 changes that the University of Wisconsin System had to adapt to, the system has put current proposals on a fast track. That means specializing campus focuses, streamlining administrative operational functions, and, by this summer, having a unified model for delivering education online.  Read More Facing COVID Challenges, UW System Eyes Efficiency, Specialization
The Disastrous Consequences of Mail-In Elections
A new report on Wisconsin’s Spring Election proves that mail-in voting causes chaos and disenfranchises voters. Yet the same people falsely promising that in-person voting in April would be disastrous are now promising that mail-in voting in November will go off without a hitch. Dan O'Donnell explains how rotten the idea has been and how disastrous it could be.  Read More The Disastrous Consequences of Mail-In Elections
MPS Board Prepares to Vote on $1.2 Billion Budget
MPS will be holding a public hearing on a $1.2 billion budget on the evening of May 19. The largest line item in the budget proposal would be $25.5 million in salary and benefits for attracting and retaining staff.  Read More MPS Board Prepares to Vote on $1.2 Billion Budget
MacIver News Minute: COVID-19 By The Numbers
LISTEN - With the Evers Administration’s Safer at Home order declared unlawful, invalid and unenforceable, we thought this would be a good opportunity to remind everyone where Wisconsin is in our fight against COVID 19.  Read More MacIver News Minute: COVID-19 By The Numbers
MI Analysis: Badger Bounce Back Isn’t A Plan To Reopen, It Is A Declaration That Wisconsin Is Closed Until The Fall
Not only would Gov. Evers' "Badger Bounce Back" plan prevent Wisconsin's economy from reopening until the fall at the earliest. A full analysis by the MacIver Institute reveals some disturbing requirements that didn't make it into the governor's Monday press conference.  Read More MI Analysis: Badger Bounce Back Isn’t A Plan To Reopen, It Is A Declaration That Wisconsin Is Closed Until The Fall
COVID Emergency Order Makes Medicaid Changes
A new emergency order was issued in early May that changed accountability standards for Medicaid recipients. The federal government required this in exchange for hundreds of millions of dollars more in federal Medicaid funding.  Read More COVID Emergency Order Makes Medicaid Changes
MacIver Newsmakers: Wisconsin Doctor Discusses COVID-19 Response
LISTEN - In this edition of MacIver Newsmakers, we interview Wisconsin physician Dr. Nicole Hemkes to get her take on what Wisconsinites should know about COVID-19, and where our state should go from here.   Read More MacIver Newsmakers: Wisconsin Doctor Discusses COVID-19 Response