Wisconsin is a state located in the north-central United States, in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions. It is bordered by Minnesota to the west, Iowa to the southwest, Illinois to the south, Lake Michigan to the east, Michigan to the northeast and Lake Superior to the north. Wisconsin is the 23rd largest state by total area and the 20th most populous. The state capital is Madison, and its largest city is Milwaukee, which is located on the western shore of Lake Michigan. The state is divided into 72 counties.
Geographical type: Territory
Latitude: 44.5° N — Longitude: 89.5° W
Area: 169,640 km²
ISO 3166-2 code: US-WI
Measures of Freedom
2014: Overall rank: 27, fiscal policy rank: 37, regulatory policy rank: 17, personal freedom rank: 25, economic freedom rank: 29
31 Dec 2005: Number of Members: 241
Discusses various anti-alcohol laws and enforcement actions, including the law raising the minimum drinking age during the Reagan administration, and what medical research has to say about moderate alcohol consumption
Describes Bolick's unusual biographical blurb website at the Institute for Justice as well as his struggles with the educational establishment in Milwaukee (and elsewhere) over school vouchers
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