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Meena Zia

  • Posted OWN Sunday Breakfast Hash: "Worst. Sequel. Ever." to One Wisconsin Now
    With few exceptions, sequels always pale when compared with the original. There are usually more car chases, faster edits and the awkward repackaging of the same jokes from the original. So as we watch the debate over who will serve as the leader of the free world, it is abundantly clear Mitt Romney and the Republicans’ latest feature can fairly...
  • Posted Sunday Breakfast with OWN: The Progressive Check on Scott Walker's Imbalance to One Wisconsin Now
    Unchecked GOP power in state government over the last 18 months has stripped workers of rights, endangered free and fair elections and taken our public resources and given it to the wealthy and corporations. A progressive Senate majority that can block more GOP abuses of power is, in the paraphrased words of our Vice President, a big deal. A progressive...
  • Posted Tuition increase will place a heavy burden on Wisconsin families to One Wisconsin Now
    By Taylor Larson, One Wisconsin Now Making the five-hour drive from the North Woods of Wisconsin down to the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, my distressed parents were incessantly calling throughout last week for last minute advice on classes and placement testing for my younger brother's freshman-year orientation.  While the immediate concerns and anxieties this milestone had only raised my parent's...
  • Posted Wisconsin From A-Zia: Walker Cuts to UW System Top $300 Million to One Wisconsin Now
    Cuts are happening right and left in the state of Wisconsin, and the UW system is getting hit especially hard. Between 2011-2013 Walker will force the UW system to cut $65.8 million, and this does not include the $250 million base budget reduction. Overall, there will be about $300 million worth of cuts to the UW system over the...
  • Posted WI From A-Zia: How to avoid keeping campaign promises, a lesson from Gov. Scott Walker to One Wisconsin Now
    It shouldn't come as a surprise to any Wisconsinite that Governor Scott Walker has issues fulfilling his campaign promises. One of Scott Walker's many campaign promises was that he and Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch would pay their state pensions in full immediately upon taking office: "As governor, I'll pay my share toward my retirement because everyone should pay their...
  • Posted So, Gov. Walker, we're going to the skies again... to One Wisconsin Now
    With national television cameras rolling, you helped us fly our Recall Scott Walker message over Camp Randall right before the Badgers’ historic and decisive win over the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Gov. Walker was there. We were there. Will he be there this week? We will be. Your support for our plane and banner was tremendous and the pictures and news stories...
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