Bill Wineke

Wineke: Is Nancy Pelosi the Jan. 6 villain?

The House of Representatives has begun its hearings on the Jan. 6 insurrection at the nation’s Capitol and Republicans in Congress have found their villain: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.

Wineke: Why punish the unemployed?

It's becoming official in business group circles: Wisconsin can't find enough workers and the reason is we're too generous to the unemployed.

Wineke: Was Jan. 6 worse than 9/11?

The right-wing websites that call me a “patriot” were brimming with glee this morning because of a major gaffe in President Biden's speech before Congress Wednesday.

Tommy and Ron: the Fall of the GOP in Wisconsin

A few days ago, Tommy Thompson, former governor and now president of the University of Wisconsin, announced plans to rejuvenate higher education in the state by finding new ways for universities and technical colleges to work together.

Wineke: Trump supporter calls for martial law

The two things we need to remember about the day's news is that General Michael Flynn was once head of the Defense Intelligence Agency and was later National Security Adviser to President Donald Trump.

Wineke: Don't take away my vote

The attorney general of Texas, accompanied by 17 other state attorneys general and about half the Republicans in Congress, is petitioning the Supreme Court asking that Wisconsin's presidential votes be discarded*.

Wineke: Flynn calls for insurrection

So, what do we say when a retired general, a man who was once in charge of the Defense Intelligence Agency, a man who was lauded as a great American patriot just a few days ago by the President of the United States, calls on the president to suspend the Constitution and demand the military approve a new election?