(Watchdog.org) Madison, WI – Mike Mikalsen, chief of staff for State Representative Steve Nass (R-Whitewater), is succinct when offering his opinion about how the Department of Public Instruction handles requests for open records. “It’s pure and simple blackmail,” Mikalsen said. “There shouldn’t be that many records, and it shouldn’t take that long.” The DPI effectively […]
In Wisconsin those opposed to the Common Core State Standards have offered solutions. Wisconsin Democrat leaders seem content hurling insults.
When the Wisconsin Assembly passed a comprehensive sex education bill that was signed into law (the “Healthy Youth Act”) last February by Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle; it mandated kids be taught about contraceptives, how to use them, and how to prevent sexually transmitted diseases. Parents were still given the option to allow their students to […]