Sijhawm Nyeem Ntawv: 3 feeb

Thomas Jefferson muaj npe nrov hais tias, "Puas yog tso rau kuv los txiav txim siab seb peb puas yuav tsum muaj tsoomfwv yam tsis muaj ntawv xov xwm lossis ntawv xov xwm tsis muaj tsoomfwv, kuv yuav tsum tsis txhob tos sijhawm rau yav tom ntej."

Nws tsis pub leejtwg paub tias ntau tshaj 200 xyoo tom qab, kev sau xov xwm thiab kev ywj pheej yog ob qho tib si teeb meem. Txij li xyoo 2008, US chav xov xwm kev ua haujlwm thoob tebchaws tau poob qis los ntawm ntau dua 50%. Tsawg kawg yog 77 cov ntawv xov xwm hauv Wisconsin tau kaw lawv lub qhov rooj hauv 15 xyoo dhau los.

Thiab ua li cas thaum ntawv xov xwm tuag? Cov kws tshawb fawb tau ntsuas qhov cuam tshuam rau kev ywj pheej.

Muaj tsawg pov npav.

Tsawg tus neeg sib tw khiav mus ua haujlwm.

Cov neeg pov npav tsis paub leej twg tab tom khiav rau Congress - lossis lawv sawv cev rau dab tsi.

Muaj kev siv nyiaj ntau ntawm tsoomfwv thiab kev noj nyiaj txiag.

Muaj kuab paug ntau dua.

Thiab nom tswv polarization nce.

Nyob rau Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, peb muaj kev sib tw siv kev sau xov xwm los txhawb kev ywj pheej tiag tiag. Los ntawm peb cov xov xwm hauv Wisconsin Watch, peb muab cov dab neeg uas tau txheeb xyuas qhov tseeb uas pab cov neeg nyob hauv thiab cov neeg ua haujlwm txiav txim siab zoo tshaj plaws los daws cov teeb meem nyuaj uas ntsib Wisconsin thiab dhau mus. 

Tsuas yog xyoo 2021, Wisconsin Watch tau daws teeb meem nrog rau lub xeev Qhov siab tshaj plaws hauv lub tebchaws raug kaw rau cov neeg nyob hauv Dub: qhov txaus ntshai 1 ntawm txhua 36 tus neeg laus Dub hauv Wisconsin yog tom qab tuav. 

Peb tau tshuaj xyuas tias ze li ntawm 200 tus tub ceev xwm raug rho tawm haujlwm lossis raug yuam tawm hauv Wisconsin - ces ntiav los ntawm lwm lub tuam tsev hauv lub xeev.

Peb tau qhia tias Wisconsin cov kws saib xyuas kev noj qab haus huv li cas tseem tsis tau sim cov dej hauv tsev ntawm cov menyuam yaus uas muaj cov hmoov lead - Txawm tias cov tsev no tau txais kev pabcuam los ntawm cov kav hlau lead txaus ntshai.

Ramiah Whiteside ntawm Milwaukee tuav ib qho kos npe thaum muaj kev tawm tsam tiv thaiv kev kis tus kab mob COVID-19 hauv Wisconsin tsev loj cuj sab nraum tus tswv xeev lub tsev loj hauv Maple Bluff, Wis., thaum Lub Kaum Ib Hlis 24, 2020. Whiteside, uas yav tas los raug kaw, hu Wisconsin tus siab tshaj- nyob rau hauv-lub teb chaws tus nqi ntawm kaw cov neeg nyob rau hauv Dub "ib lub ntsej muag." Whiteside ua haujlwm rau Milwaukee-based EXPO, uas tawm tswv yim rau cov neeg raug kaw yav dhau los. Coburn Dukehart / Wisconsin Saib
Nazir Al-Mujaahid, saum toj, thiab nws cov tub, hauv qab sab laug: Shu'aib, 9, Sayfullah, 3, Suraqah, 6, thiab Naser, 10, tau pom sab nraum lawv lub tsev nyob hauv Milwaukee thaum Lub Xya Hli 8, 2021. Shu' aib thiab Sayfullah tau kuaj pom zoo rau cov qib siab ntawm cov hlau lead, ib qho neurotoxin uas ua rau lub hlwb thiab lub paj hlwb puas, tshwj xeeb tshaj yog rau cov menyuam yaus. Cov tsev neeg xav tias cov yeeb nkab txhuas uas nqa dej rau hauv lawv lub tsev yog rau txim. Nazir Al-Mujaahid yog nyob ntawm Milwaukeeans hu xov tooj rau lub nroog kom hloov pauv sai dua nws kwv yees li 70,000 cov kav dej txuas ntxiv. Isaac Wasserman / Wisconsin Saib

Wisconsin Watch, koom tes nrog Center for Public Integrity thiab Madison365, qhia qhov ntawd Cov tub ceev xwm hauv tsev kawm ntawv hauv Wisconsin hu tub ceev xwm rau lawv cov tub ntxhais kawm ntawm ob zaug ntawm lub teb chaws nruab nrab. Rau cov tub ntxhais kawm Native American, tus nqi yog siab tshaj hauv lub tebchaws.

Peb tau nthuav tawm ib controversial sentencing xyaum los ntawm tus kws txiav txim plaub ntug Outagamie uas tau ncua sijhawm cov neeg raug foob txoj kev koom tes hauv kev txiav txim plaub ntug rau lub hlis - txawm tias ntau xyoo - tom qab lawv cov kab lus yuav tsum tau xaus.

Wisconsin Watch qhia txog cov neeg nyob hauv lub neej nyob ze ntawm ib lub xeev txoj kev dej qias tshaj plaws tsis tau qhia txog qhov txaus ntshai "tshuaj lom mus ib txhis" ntws dhau ntawm lawv lub tiaj nraum qaum tsev.

Melody Homesly, sab laug, thiab Carnetta Galvin sawv ntawm tus choj uas hla Starkweather Creek ze Galvin lub tsev ntawm 16 xyoo nyob rau hauv Darbo-Worthington cov zej zog ntawm Madison, Wis. Galvin hais tias nws tsis tau pib paub tias tus kwj dej muaj qib siab ntawm PFAS, tus pab pawg ntawm cov tshuaj phem, tib neeg tsim cov tshuaj uas ua rau muaj kev txhawj xeeb thoob plaws Wisconsin. Galvin hais tias "Kuv poob siab thiab tu siab txog qhov tsis paub tias dab tsi cuam tshuam rau peb txoj kev noj qab haus huv," Galvin hais. Homesly, Galvin tus phooj ywg ntev, hais tias tsoomfwv cov thawj coj thiab cov neeg ua haujlwm rau cov pa phem yuav tsum ntxuav nws. "Kho nws zoo li lawv yuav kho nws yog tias nws nyob hauv lawv cov zej zog thiab hauv lawv tsev neeg thiab lawv cov menyuam kev noj qab haus huv," Homesly hais. "Vim nws nyob ib puag ncig cov neeg pluag thiab cov nyiaj tau los tsawg - lawv tsuas yog cheb nws hauv qab daim ntaub. Ib yam dab tsi yuav tsum tau ua tam sim ntawd. " Yees duab thaij thaum Lub Yim Hli 3, 2021. Isaac Wasserman / Wisconsin Saib

Peb tau tshawb nrhiav cov ntaub ntawv tsis raug no ua rau ntau tus neeg ua haujlwm saib xyuas kev noj qab haus huv hauv kev pabcuam nyob thiab cov tsev laus tsis kam tiv thaiv lawv tus kheej thiab cov neeg tsis muaj zog uas lawv saib xyuas los ntawm kev txhaj tshuaj tiv thaiv.

Thiab peb tau qhia tias cov kev pab cuam xws li Ho-Chunk Nation's Child Trust Fund Program yuav mus ntev li cas kaw qhov kev nplua loj heev nruab nrab ntawm cov neeg dawb thiab cov neeg muaj xim hauv Wisconsin. Tom qab peb zaj dab neeg tau tshaj tawm lawm, cov neeg tsim cai lij choj tau tshaj tawm tsab cai lij choj txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm rau txhawm

Hom kev sau xov xwm tob tob no uas txhawb kev ywj pheej siv sijhawm ntau thiab nyiaj txiag. Nws tsuas yog ua tau vim yog kev txhawb nqa nyiaj txiag ntawm cov neeg zoo li koj. 

Pub tam sim no thiab koj qhov nyiaj pub dawb yuav raug muab faib ua ob npaug. Cov tswvcuab zoo siab ntawm peb Pawg Thawj Coj thiab Pawg Saib Xyuas Saib Xyuas tau cog lus $ 40,000 los txhawb koj kom phim cov nyiaj no thaum Lub Kaum Ob Hlis 31. Txhua duas yog sib npaug thiab cov nyiaj pub dawb txhua hli raug sib npaug ntawm lawv cov nyiaj xyoo.

Thov ua khoom plig hnub no thiab ua kom nws phim!

Rov luam tawm peb cov ntawv dawb, hauv online lossis luam tawm, raws li daim ntawv tso cai Creative Commons.

Nrov dab neeg los ntawm Wisconsin Watch

Dee J. Hall / Wisconsin SaibTswj Editor

Dee J. Hall, tus tsim ntawm Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, tau koom nrog cov neeg ua haujlwm ua tus tswj xyuas thaum Lub Rau Hli 2015. Nws yog lub luag haujlwm rau lub chaw haujlwm xov xwm txhua hnub. Nws tau ua haujlwm ntawm Wisconsin State Journal rau 24 xyoo ua tus editor thiab tus neeg sau xov xwm tsom mus rau cov haujlwm thiab kev tshawb nrhiav.

Ib xyoo 1982 kawm tiav ntawm Indiana University lub tsev kawm ntawv xov xwm, Hall tau tshaj tawm haujlwm ua haujlwm ntawm Lake County Star hauv Crown Point, Ind., The Gary (Ind.) Post-Tribune, The Louisville (Ky.) Times thiab St. Petersburg (Fla. .) Sijhawm. Ua ntej nws rov qab mus rau nws lub nroog Madison hauv xyoo 1990, nws yog tus neeg sau xov xwm rau yim xyoo ntawm Arizona Republic cov ntawv xov xwm hauv Phoenix, uas nws tau hais txog tsoomfwv hauv nroog, tsev kawm ntawv thiab ib puag ncig. Thaum nws 35-xyoo kev sau ntawv xov xwm, Hall tau yeej ntau dua peb lub zos, xeev thiab lub teb chaws khoom plig rau nws txoj haujlwm, suav nrog xyoo 2001 State Journal kev tshawb nrhiav uas tau nthuav tawm $ 4 lab-xyoo-laus lub tshuab zais cia ua haujlwm los ntawm Wisconsin cov thawj coj tsim cai lij choj.