Friday Dec 6
Tommy Thompson blasts Obamacare
As President Obama continues to push for young people to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, former Health and Human Services secretary Tommy Thompson says the president will never get the support he needs.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Wisconsinites have array to pick from, but 'special' plates vary in popularity
Veterans are hot. Women's health and the Lions Club, apparently, are not. That is, if the sale of "special" license plates benefiting various causes in Wisconsin is any barometer.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Stars and Stripes
In Wisconsin, veterans plates are most popular; Lions, women's health, the least
Veterans are hot. Women's health and the Lions Club, apparently, are not. That is, if the sale of special license plates benefiting various causes in Wisconsin is any barometer.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Jindal v. Obama: The new school choice battle
Two decades ago, while George H.W. Bush was still president, Republican governors like Tommy Thompson in Wisconsin began in earnest their long-brewing war on underperforming public schools.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Guest commentary: Walker should reconsider his position on pardons
Scott Walker is the first Wisconsin governor who has stated that he will not pardon a single person during his governorship.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Washington Post
The long-term care mess
Tom Daschle, a former Senate majority leader, is a co-founder of the Bipartisan Policy Center .
Tue Nov 19, 2013
School Choice is a Winning Issue
Demographics matter, and after the disappointing 2012 election results, the GOP has decided it may be a good idea to focus on growing the party by reaching out to the youth and minority communities.
Obamacare may need a taxpayer bailout: Ex-HHS head
The rollout of Obamacare has been "absolutely chaotic," said Tommy Thompson, who served as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary under George W. Bush.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Legislative staffer says she was passed over for job
One of the legislative staffers who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against former Rep. John Arnold complained Monday that she has been passed over for a promotion in favor of someone who worked for Arnold's 2012 re-election campaign.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
New report says Wisconsin's regions move at different economic speeds
Those who wish to turn that into a political statement, though, would be wrong, because the numbers refer not to last month, or to last year, or to the administrations of Gov. Scott Walker or President Barack Obama.
The New App a Secret Agent Would Love
A few minutes before his helicopter touched down in a covert military base just outside of Kabul, Afghanistan, Tommy Thompson reached for his secret weapon.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
With $3M In Funding, Qloo Launches To Let You Discover Interesting Content In Eight Categories
Qloo , an iOS app that makes personalized recommendations across a wide range of categories, has closed a $3 million seed funding round with participation from angel investors Samih Toukan and Hussam Khoury, founders of Maktoob and Cross Creek Pictures founding partner Tommy Thompson .
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Recount gives Smith win
Bladen JournalTojie King and Bryan Martin act as ballot counters for the eye-hand recount performed by the Bladen County Board of Elections... Bladen JournalTommy Thompson, right, and incumbent Jeff Smith, watch silently as the ballots are recounted on Wednesday afternoon at the Bl... DUBLIN - On Wednesday afternoon, after an eye-hand recount was ... (more)
Tue Nov 12, 2013
O'Keefe and GOP allies forget Bush's Medicare Navigators - like ACORN
Among the myriad tactics Republicans are using to sabotage the Affordable Care Act, the GOP attack on so-called Obamacare " navigators " is probably the most ironic.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
San Diego Source
Refresh app creates background dossiers
Bhavin Shah, a software engineer, visited Kabul, Afghanistan, with then-Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy Thompson in 2004.