O'Rourke called for 'significant' spending cuts for US in 2012

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke campaigned during his 2012 congressional race on a platform that called for "significant" spending cuts and tax increases to balance the federal budget, along with possibly changing Social Security to address the United States' "extravagant government" and "out of control" debt.

Packers 2012 schedule set

While Mike McCarthy did claim Tuesday evening to be "just like everybody else at this time of the year" with the release of the coming NFL season's schedule, the Green Bay Packers coach wasn't looking at his team's slate of 2012 games the way the rest of us were.

Specialists: 2012 NFL Draft by position

University of California punter Bryan Anger is projected by some scouts to be taken as early as the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. That apparently won't come as a surprise to him.

Read C3K's South By Southwest Blog

Channel 3000 is in Austin, Texas, covering the South by Southwest music festival. Look for C3K's Adam Malecek with reports on regional acts and bands with Wisconsin ties at SXSW, photos and slideshows documenting the scene and daily recaps of his experiences at SXSW.

Dane County Board Passes 2012 Budget

The Dane County Board of Supervisors passed a budget for 2012 late Monday, but a proposed wheel tax for Dane County drivers won't be a part of it.