Since Gov. Scott Walker will take calls from secretive billionaires who bankroll his attacks on Wisconsin middle class families while refusing to take calls from Wisconsinites, Blogging Blue has set up an extra voice mail for the Governor, just to take calls from “average folks” like you and me. If you’d like to leave a [...]
I know that its more than just teachers in this fight, but I thought this appropriate for this week.
This from Wispolitics:
Fitzgerald says limiting night access to hearing rooms, leggie offices a safety issue
Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald said leggie leaders moved to limit access to lawmakers’ offices and Capitol hearing rooms because of safety concerns.
Law enforcement has been posted outside in the West and South wings of [...]
One Day Longer – performed by OB and Kill the Autocrat from Stuart Cryer on Vimeo.
These guys are on their way to Madison, will be here on Saturday to show their support. I just went and bought this song in itunes and recommend you do also!
The Budget Repair Bill being discussed in the Legislature has focused on employee benefits, but includes a sweeping shift of authority for setting Medicaid policy. If passed, this unprecedented seizure of legislative authority would put critical decisions affecting the lives of 1.1 million Wisconsinites in the hands of unelected bureaucrats, with minimal public and legislative [...]
Here’s what now former Indiana Assistant Attorney General Jeff Cox said via the Twitters upon hearing false reports that riot police might soon sweep demonstrators out of the Wisconsin Capitol building:
It’s worth noting that at the time of the tweet in question, Cox was still employed as an Indiana Assistant Attorney General; however [...]
During his telephone call with a blogger impersonating billionaire David Koch, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker explained how he considered planting provocateurs within the tens of thousands of Wisconsinites who came to the Capitol to rally in support of Wisconsin’s public employees to cause trouble (emphasis mine): Murphy: Right, right. We’ll back you any way we [...]