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Is possible ACA repeal cause for alarm?

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under Biz & Tech

With the potential for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there’s currently no need for concern – that’s the message from health care specialists in and around South Central Wisconsin. While both houses of Congress at the federal level, along with President Donald Trump, support actions...

App Review – “Polytics”

App Review – “Polytics”

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

September 28, 2016


Filed under Biz & Tech

The goal of the free app “Polytics” is an admirable one: Encourage civil and insightful political debate among U.S. citizens within a chat system that is easy to use. But the responses it’s been getting from users is far from insightful. Reading through the chats between some users makes it tempting...

Affordable Care Act may change student insurance

Affordable Care Act may change student insurance

October 16, 2013


Filed under News

By Lucas Wimmer   The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has been the center of controversy at the national level, including its role as the central issue in the government shutdown. Despite this controversy, the Affordable Care Act will have an impact on UW-Whitewater students.  ...

Government shutdown yields problems for students, citizens

Government shutdown yields problems for students, citizens

October 16, 2013


Filed under News

By Michael Riley If a UW-Whitewater student has been living under a rock for the past month or is simply confused by the whole government shutdown situation, a brief breakdown will bring anyone up to speed. A disagreement on the budget between the House of the Representatives and the Senate resulted...

Educate yourself on election issues

October 3, 2012


Filed under Opinion

With the presidential election only a month away, many Americans are in the process of deciding who will get their votes. It’s easy to pick a candidate based on political party alone, but unless you research where the candidates stand on the issues that matter, you may end up voting for someone who...

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