with Joe Vanden Plas
It’s hard to sum up just how badly insurgent House Republicans and a few myopic senators have shot themselves, and the party as a whole, in the head with their hopeless quest to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Not in the foot — in the head.
Rebecca Blank, UW-Madison’s new chancellor, might want to have my head examined (she’ll have to get in line), but given the debt load accumulated by today’s collegians, perhaps some of her students should consider a blue-collar life. Outside of manufacturing and construction, many are unaware of Wisconsin’s longstanding apprenticeship program.