Wausau Daily Herald "Isn't Buying" Scott Walker's Excuses for Economic Failures
Jobs, jobs, jobs. Behind every argument about politics and government, budgets and priorities is the big, central question: What will help Wisconsinites get to work?
There is no single answer to that question; more likely, there are a lot of incremental answers.
But to solve the problem, first we need to acknowledge the problem, and that means facing up to the fact — it’s beyond the realm of opinion at this point — that Wisconsin’s economic recovery has been sluggish, trailing not just neighboring states but most of the rest of the nation.