Sheila Regan is a freelance writer based in Minneapolis. She has
covered news for the Guardian, the Washington Post, and Salon, as well
as the Sahan Journal, The Uptake, and other publications. She also
writes about the arts.

The Wisconsin Idea
Unemployment Benefits Protect Seasonal Workers
The Wisconsin state legislature wants to slash unemployment benefits. Seasonal workers rely on that money as job opportunities fluctuate throughout the year.