Mobilizing reluctant voters

This should be obvious, but it’s good to have it verified by academics. New research shows that reluctant voters can be mobilized through repeated personal contact, i.e. door knocking or live phone calls. With the GAB predicting turnout of roughly 57% the Burke/Walker race is up for grabs. Time to pour it on for Burke.


Thursday Music: Bon Iver- I Can’t Make You Love Me.

Eau Claire’s Justin Vernon nails a heartbreaker.

Marine Veteran Eric Pizer: ” Please don’t vote for Governor Walker “

I’ll let Eric Pizer do the talking.

Umm, because, you know, it’s, ahhh… umm

Watch Scott Walker tie his tongue in knots. Priceless.

BREAKING: AG Van Hollen stricken by sudden bout of decency and common sense

Staffers for Attorney General JB Van Hollen rushed him to a Madison emergency room earlier today after what one staffer described as ” a sudden, inexplicable seizure-like bout of decency and common sense “. DOJ spokeswoman Dana Brueck told local reporters ” it was really, really scary. He just suddenly started talking about how we [...]

What’s the story here?

Congratulations to Zach from Blogging Blue and WKBT Channel 8 News in LaCrosse. Why?

They appear to be the only two media outlets that got the headline correct regarding the recent potential pollution of Trempealeau County drinking water by a frac sand mining company: ” Frac sand mine may have contaminated drinking water. “

The [...]

Thanks for the memories, Governor Walker. Not.


Sean Duffy’s Covert Ops Guy

This story is just too good to not post here. Sean Duffy’s campaign field director, Jake Thomforhda, has been put on leave after it was discovered that he misrepresented himself to the press.

I’m guessing Sean read too much “ Spy vs Spy ” when he was a kid?

No joke

Former state Rep Jeff Smith is running a hardnosed campaign in the 93rd Assembly district seeking to unseat Warren Petryk, the reported ” nice guy ” legislator. Here’s one of Jeff’s recent youtube videos that I think is fantastic.

Jeff decided to run because he’s convinced that we can defeat the GOP in what are [...]

Warren Petryk’s jobs plan

This is funny.

Blogging Blue’s “14 in ’14”

Goal Thermometer

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