Posted inCommunity, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

OPINION: Taxpayer dollars should be used to serve the people here, not destroy lives elsewhere

OPINION — Last month, a U.S. government shutdown was miraculously averted. A potential shut down still exists if congress and the Biden administration cannot agree on appropriation bills by Nov. 17. Some of the services that will see the impact of a government shutdown are Head Start, Meals on Wheels, Supplemental Food Assistance Program (SNAP), […]

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U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil took Qatar-funded trip to World Cup with bipartisan group

An estimated 1.4 million people visited Qatar for the 2022 FIFA World Cup last year, including U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil of Wisconsin. Unlike most World Cup visitors, Steil’s visit was paid for by the Qatari government. In his 2022 financial disclosure report, filed in May, Steil noted that he traveled from Washington D.C. to Doha, […]