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Congressman Sensenbrenner visits Delafield

Brandon Concannon Colter, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017

“I’m not big bird.” Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner replied to one constituents question, “If the Republican party asked you to cluck like a chicken would you rent the chicken suit or would you buy it out right?” Congressman Sensenbrenner (D-5) met constituents for a town hall meeting at 9 a.m....

Transparency necessary in UW-W investigation

Graphic by Alyssa MIles

May 7, 2014

May 7, 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion On Thursday, May 1, the Department of Education released a list of 55 schools that are being investigated on a federal level for the mishandling of sexual violence and sexual harassment claims. There were 4,706 higher education institutions in the...

Long-term solution more important than tuition freeze

Graphic by Alyssa Miles

April 30, 2014

April 30, 2014 Editorial Staff Opinion With an American job market that has seen its fair share of struggles lately, earning a college degree has become increasingly important. Unfortunately for students, the cost of this degree has become less affordable year after year. After a $1 billion surplus...

Payment proposal should act as national model

October 16, 2013

Written by Josh Hafemeister On July 1 of this year, the Oregon Senate unanimously passed the HB 3472 bill. This bill will create a committee that will explore a program making Oregon’s public higher education free.  The name of the program is “Pay it Forward, Pay it Back” which, if passed,...

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