Morning Links for Oct. 9, 2015

What we’re reading on Friday morning. No newsroom cuts at the Journal Sentinel, post-acquisition by Gannett? Also see our analysis by Erik Gunn. Bruce Murphy at UrbanMilwaukee has an analysis of the Republican proposal to remake the state’s civil service system. Gov. Walker has taken a cagey stance with respect to the transgender bathroom bill, something he’s done on past controversies. There was water on Mars, a  very long time ago. Paul Ryan as Obi-Wan, courtesy of The Daily Beast. Will he cry “uncle”? Will he be the next speaker of the house? Comments comments

What we’re reading on Friday morning.

No newsroom cuts at the Journal Sentinel, post-acquisition by Gannett? Also see our analysis by Erik Gunn.

Bruce Murphy at UrbanMilwaukee has an analysis of the Republican proposal to remake the state’s civil service system.

Gov. Walker has taken a cagey stance with respect to the transgender bathroom bill, something he’s done on past controversies.

There was water on Mars, a  very long time ago.

Paul Ryan as Obi-Wan, courtesy of The Daily Beast. Will he cry “uncle”? Will he be the next speaker of the house?

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Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.