Gov. Walker forms legal defense fund

This is a first for a sitting Wisconsin Governor… Gov. Scott Walker announced Friday that he has set up a legal defense fund to help pay expenses incurred as a result of the John Doe investigation of activities during his time as county executive.

Walker’s campaign released a statement from the first-term Republican saying he [...]

Miscellaneous Political Stories Worth Checking Out

Some interesting articles with positive news for Democrats and progressive leaning Independents including a review of Barack Obama’s many accomplishments, the chaos in the GOP Senatorial campaign in WI, the impact of the Affordable Care Act and income gaps in in Republican leading states. [...]

Breaking News From BullshitWatch

Remember the guy who claimed on camera he’d signed Walker recall petitions 80 times? Turns out the GAB couldn’t find his name once. Not once.

No word yet on either Mickey or Hitler. BullshitWatch staff intend to stay on this story, so stay tuned for updates.

Senate Gridlock in One Chart

Yep, that pretty much explains it.

Lori Compas to hold listening sessions on 3/12 & 3/13

Lori Compas has some listening sessions coming up. And, knowing Lori, she will actually listen (what a concept, eh?). Here’s the info:

COMPAS TO HOLD LISTENING SESSION IN WATERTOWN AND FORT ATKINSON MARCH 12th and 13th

Lori Compas, running for the 13th Senate District Seat, will be hosting a listening [...]

Something I’ve noticed about the discussion here at Blogging Blue

Without pointing fingers in any specific direction, I just wanted to share my thoughts on some observations I’ve made as I’ve read through the comment threads from the past couple of weeks.

I’ve noticed a definite uptick in the amount of personal attacks and name calling between commenters, and it seems to me that there’s [...]

Monty Python’s Holy Book of Days

For the iPad enabled Python!

Kony 2012…and how Rush Limbaugh defended an international war criminal

Back in October 2011, conservative talk radio personality Rush Limbaugh took to the airwaves to attack President Barack Obama for ordering the deployment of 100 U.S. soldiers to Uganda to assist Ugandan military forces in their efforts to combat the Lord’s Resistance Army, a group listed on the United States’ terror watch list and to [...]

Blogging Blue’s “14 in ’14″

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