Stuck on the sidelines

Occupational licensing regulations can undermine public health in the name of protecting it By Julie Grace for the Badger Institute For more than a year, bureaucratic delays and hurdles imposed by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS)...

Claim that violent crime is up 24% statewide is wrong

Badger Institute analysis shows the rate is much lower, and complicated crime reporting makes comparisons difficult By Julie Grace for the Badger Institute While debating a “Tougher on Crime” legislative package in recent weeks, state lawmakers and pundits repeatedly...