Wisconsin

Wisconsin governor survives recall election

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker beat back a recall challenge Tuesday, winning both the right to finish his term and a voter endorsement of his strategy to curb st ...

Lavish pensions have gotta go

In response to “ranting Ron Lowe of Nevada City” (Reader Input, March 3): I see that you are at it again, this time ranting about the “fight for workers’ rights.” What p ...

Governor has global outlook

People in the Middle East revolt because their rulers conspire with global corporations, like big oil, to line their pockets while their people stagnate. They revolt because there ...

To all fathers: One day isn’t too much to ask

Today is Father’s Day, a stereotypical day – for some – of bad ties, beer and barbecues. For me, it’s more than that. While a cold one and a hot steak never get old, I’v ...