List of State Journal guest columnist, 2016

December 31, 2016 GMT

Max Abrahms, professor, Northeastern University, Boston

Chris Ahmuty, ACLU of Wisconsin

Richard V. Allen, Hoover Institution of War and former Reagan policy adviser

Barbara Arnold, former president of Madison School Board and member of Grandparents United for Madison Public Schools

Dean Baker, macroeconomist, Center for Economic Policy and Research

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Madison

April Barker, attorney and co-vice president, Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council

Kurt Bauer, Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

John Behling, UW System Board of Regents

Ken Berg, Watertown City Council

Rick Berg, former Dane County Republican Party chairman, former Madison School Board member

Christian Berkley, founder and CEO, Johnson Creek Enterprises

Jonathan Biatch, rabbi, Temple Beth El

Andrew G. Biggs, American Enterprise Institute

Matthew Blake, journalism professor, California State University

Rebecca Blank, chancellor, UW-Madison

David Blaska, Madison blogger

Dr. Bob Block, Wisconsin Physicians for Social Responsibility

Zach Bohannon, former Wisconsin Badgers basketball player

Daniel Bonevac, philosophy professor, University of Texas at Austin

Eric Bott, Wisconsin state director of Americans for Prosperity

Leslie Bow, professor of English and Asian-American studies, UW-Madison

Sam Breidenbach, owner, TDS Custom Construction

Nan Brien, former president of Madison School Board and member of Grandparents United for Madison Public Schools

Taggert J. Brooks, economics professor, UW-La Crosse

Dustin B. Brown, attorney, Godfrey & Kahn

Barry C. Burden, political science professor, UW-Madison

Norris Burkes, hospice chaplain and author

David Cannon, political science professor, UW-Madison

Dave Clausen, former chairman, Wisconsin Natural Resources Board, and board member, Midwest Environmental Advocates

Hillary Clinton, Democratic candidate for president of the United States

Kevin Conroy, chairman and CEO, Exact Science, Madison, and chairman of United Way of Dane County fundraising campaign

David Cooper, senior economic analyst, Economic Policy Institute, Washington

Joseph Cotto, columnist and author

Evan Crawford, doctoral political science student, UW-Madison

Pete Curran, executive director, Sunshine Place

Saswato R. Das, New York science writer

David Davenport, former president, Peperdine University

Antony Davies, associate professor of economics, Duquesne University

Joseph L. Davis, retired state worker

Jim Demint, former U.S. Senator and Heritage Foundation president

Jerry Deschane, executive director, League of Wisconsin Municipalities

Bronwen Dickey, author

Robert Doar, American Enterprise Institute

Donald Downs , emeritus professor of political science, UW-Madison

Laurence J. Dupuis, legal director, American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin

Mickey Edwards, former Republican congressman

Rich Eggleston, Citizens for a Scenic Wisconsin

Analiesse Eicher, One Wisconsin Now

Tony Evers, Wisconsin superintendent of schools

Michael Feldman, host of the “Whad’ya know?” podcast

Dan Fesperman, former Baltimore Sun correspondent

Laurie Fischer, president and founder, American Dairy Coalition

William D. Flanders, Wisconsin Institute of Law and Liberty

Whitt Flora, former White House reporter and editor

Jose Flores, factory worker

Maria Flores, stay-at-home mom

Lile Fu, Solutions for Change

Antonio Garza, U.S. Ambassador to Mexico under President George W. Bush

Annie Laurie Gaylor, Freedom from Relgion Foundation

Al Gedicks, Wisconsin Resources Protection Council, UW-La Crosse emeritus professor

Jill M.Geer, USA Track & Field

Jeremy Geltzer, entertainment attorney and author

Rep. Eric Genrich, D-Green Bay

Domenica Ghanem, Institute of Policy Studies

Dave Glomp, Madison resident for 47 years

Chad Alan Goldberg, sociology professor, UW-Madison

Claudio Gratton, entomology professor, UW-Madison

Scott Greytak, Justice at Stake

Michael Griesbach, prosecutor, Manitowoc County, and Wisconsin Innocence Project adviser

D. Jonathon Grieser, rector, Grace Episcopal Church

Tim Haering, former policy adviser to Gov. Tommy Thompson

Dee Hall, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism

Eric Hansen, Citizens Acting for Rail Safety

Victoria Hanson, AAA Wisconsin

Fatih Harpci, assistant professor of religion, Carthage College

James R. Harrigan, director of academic programs, Strata

Dr. Kathy Hartke, Wisconsin Section of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Justin Haskins, Heartland Institute

Jay Hatheway, history professor, Edgewood College

Dan Hofrenning, political science professor, St. Olaf College

John Holevoet, Dairy Business Association

Kathleen Hoppe, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

Ron Johnson, retired UW-Extension aquaculture outreach specialist

Michael Johnson, CEO, Boys and Girls Club of Dane County

Clarence Johnson, Wisconsin Community Services

U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, House Freedom Caucus

Andrea Kaminski, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin

Nancy Kavazajian, soybean and wheat farmer, U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance

Douglas Keillor, Madison Teachers Inc.

Melanie Kirkpartrick, Ashland University in Ohio

Michael E. Kraft, professor emeritus of political science, UW-Green Bay

Maya Krajcinovic, detective, Madison Police Department

Bill Kraus, former Republican strategist

Julian Ku, law professor, Hofstra University

Ben Lasky, Solutions for Change

Elena Levy-Navarro, languages and literature faculty, UW-Whitewater

Gordon Lloyd, professor, Pepperdine University

John R. Lott Jr., professor, Crime Prevention Research Center

Steve Lovejoy, editor emeritus, Racine Journal Times

Carrie Lukas, Independent Women’s Forum

Paul Lundgren, pastor, Gateway Community Church, Middleton

Cody Lundquist, public school teacher

Marsha Mailick, vice chancellor for research and graduate education, UW-Madison

Jeff Mandell, Madison Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy

David O. Martin, Common Cause in Wisconsin

Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication, DePauw University, Indiana

William J. McCoshen, former secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Commerce

Richard B. McKenzie, emeritus business professor, University of California

Fred McKissack Jr., former State Journal staff writer

Patrick A. McLaughlin, George Mason University

Regina Millner, president, UW System Board of Regents

Mark Mix, president, National Right to Work Committee

Abigail Neely, assistant professor of geography, Dartmouth College

Saul Newton, Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce

Mike Nichols, Wisconsin Policy Research Institute

Bill Noack, former General Motors employee

Mark A. Noon, assistant professor of English, Bloomsburg University

Jessica Nordell, journalist and business consultant

John Nunley, associate professor of economics, UW-La Crosse

Kara O’Connor, Wisconsin Farmers Union

Donna Gentile O’Donnell, adviser to U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pennsylvania

Jeff Scott Olson, Madison civil rights attorney

Doug Ose, former congressman, R-California

Ismael Ozanne, Dane County District Attorney

Dian Palmer, SEIU Healthcare Wisconsin

Mike Pence, Republican candidate for vice president of the United States

Tom Petri, former Congressman, R-Fond du Lac

Eric G. Postel, United States Agency for International Development

Brian H. Potts, Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District commissioner

Amy Ridenour, National Center for Public Policy Research

Rep. Daniel Riemer, D-Milwaukee

Joe Robinson, writer and instructor

Dr. Paula Rogge, Wisconsin Physicians for Social Responsibility

Mark Anthony Rolo, Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Chippewa Indians

Scot Ross, One Wisconsin Now

Matt Rothschild, Wisconsin Democracy Campaign

Kurt Rotthoff, associate professor of economics, Seton Hall University

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida

Ald. Marsha Rummel, Madison City Council

Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Janesville

Michael Saltsman, Employment Policies Institute

Henry Sanders Jr., Madison365

Brad Schimel, Wisconsin attorney general

Brandon Scholz, Wisconsin Grocers Association

Steve Schooler, Porchlight

Daniel J. Seehafer, Wisconsin American Legion

Jeffrey J. Selingo, Arizona State University

Timothy J. Shannon, history professor, Gettysburg College

Rachel Sheffield, Heritage Foundation

Chris Shelton, Communications Workers of America

David Simonson, death row inmate, state of Oregon

Patrick Sims, vice provost for diversity and climate, UW-Madison

Paul Sinclair, Citizens’ Climate Lobby

Michael Smerconish, lawyer and host of CNN television show

Noah Smith, assistant professor of finance, Stony Brook University

Mathew Smith, teacher, Fond du Lac High School

Brian H. Smith, professor of religion, Ripon College

Scot Sorensen, Bethel Lutheran Church

Bob Sorge, Madison Community Foundation

Andrew Stark, professor, University of Toronto

Jill Stein, Green Party nominee for president of the United States

Rep. Jim Steineke, R-Kaukauna

Liz Stroud, Mount Horeb resident

Jeremi Suri, global affairs professor, University of Texas at Austin

Justin Sydnor, UW-Madison business professor

Mary Ann Taylor, social services worker

Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt, R-Fond du Lac

Dave Travis, former lawmaker, D-Madison

James Tye, Clean Lakes Alliance

Melvin I. Urofsky, American University

Sarah Useche, Verona High School senior

David J. Vanness, UW-Madison chapter of the American Association of University Professors

Angie Trudell Vasquez, poet, writer, performer, activist

Ald. Mike Verveer, Madison City Council president

Michael Wagner, associate journalism professor, UW-Madison

Andrew Waity, Madison Teachers Inc. board of directors

Gov. Scott Walker

Lynn Walsh, Society of Profressional Journalists

Travis Weber, Family Research Council

Robert Weiner, former spokesman for Clinton White House

Matt Welch, editor in chief, Reason magazine

Christa Westerberg, Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council

Frances Wiedenhoeft, Veterans for Peace

Paul Wilson, professor of nuclear engineering, UW-Madison

Susan Yackee, professor of public affairs, UW-Madison

Nancy Yarbrough, 9to5 Wisconsin

John Yoo, law professor, University of California at Berkeley

Dr. Aleksandra Zgierska, Wisocnsin Chapter of the American Society of Addiction Medicine

Jim Zimmerman, National Corn Growers Association