Sheriff David Clarke finally catches a drunk driver!

Looks like Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke can finally truthfully claim he finally caught a drunk driver in his official capacity as Sheriff, seeing as how the last time he came face to face with a drunk driver Clarke actually tried to help the drunk driver get back onto the freeway, despite the open containers [...]

UW Madison & Marquette Ranked in Top 30 Schools

UW Madison and Marquette placed among the top 40 national Universities in a recent ranking by the Washington Monthly’s College Guide based on national rankings in 3 criteria ” Social Mobility (recruiting and graduating low-income students), Research (producing cutting-edge scholarship and PhDs), and Service (encouraging students to give something back to their country)”. Madison ranked #23 and Marquette ranked #32. The UW did particularly well on Research with a number 9 rank, while Marquette scored a 2nd place finish on Service. UWM achieved an overall ranking of 250, out of the 258 national schools ranked. [...]

Oppo Research – “Extreme” Ad from the GOP

Take note of the Feingold reference in the ad – dead heat, but they somehow couldn’t find a picture of Ron Johnson? [...]

Wonder Woman & Representative Baldwin Rock Madison

Showing what a good sport she is and the breadth of her constituency, Democratic Representative Tammy Baldwin rocked out on the steps of Madison’s City Hall with Wonder Woman. Go Tammy! [...]

Priceless…

This is one of the best political ads I have seen. WIth all of the talk about the dangers of Nancy Pelosi, I dont think that there is any doubt, that she is head and shoulders more qualified than her predecessor, or the orange guy who might take her place….

“Rounds of golf: 100 plus. [...]

Media Matters on Rupert’s $1 Million RGA Donation

You may have heard that Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation, parent company of Faux News, donated $1 million to the Republican Governor’s Association. Media Matters crafted this ad in response to the donation. [...]

Ron Johnson was right about Greenland

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ron Johnson: “There’s a reason Greenland was called Greenland,” he said. “It was actually green at one point in time.”

Ron Johnson was actually right; Greenland was green…sometime between 450,000 and 800,000 years ago. Never in recorded history has Greenland been “green,” and what’s more, it’s commonly accepted that Greenland was [...]

Local politicos holding fundraiser for Chris Moews

Found in my email inbox: Please Join U.S. Representative Gwen Moore Along with State Senator Lena Taylor and State Representative Sandy Pasch With County Supervisors Theo Lipscomb, John Thomas, and Gerry Broderick

In supporting Chris Moews, Candidate for Milwaukee County Sheriff

Thursday, August 26th 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

At Brocach Irish Pub 1850 North Water [...]

Feingold tops in listening to his constituents

According to a review of senators’ 2010 schedules by Congress.org, Democratic U.S. Senator Russ Feingold has held the most town-hall meetings this year of any sitting U.S. Senator: [T]he Wisconsin Democrat has held 72 town-hall meetings this year — a rate of nearly one every three days.

Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) came in second with [...]

Blogging Blue’s “14 in ’14″

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