April 21 – Drinking Liberally Milwaukee

From my email inbox comes news of April’s meeting of Drinking Liberally MKE. Greetings and Salutations!

I’m happy to announce that State Representative Mandela Barnes will be joining us to talk about all the terrible things going on in state government–and most importantly, what we can do to stop it!

Come on out for good [...]

Schools And Communities United to hold Unity Parade, “Justice For All” program on May 17

From my email inbox comes news of an event by Schools And Communities United, a coalition comprised of community, educator, civic, student, labor and religious organizations. The mission of Schools And Communities United is to “defend and improve our public schools, building upon the legacies and historic victories of public education and civil rights activists.”

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Sen. Chris Larson to hold a series of town hall events in district

From my email inbox comes news of a series of Town Hall events hosted by Democratic State Senator Chris Larson. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Bay View High School 2751 S. Lenox Street Milwaukee, WI 53207

Thursday, April 24, 2014 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. St. Francis Library 4230 S. Nicholson [...]

Rep. Sandy Pasch Is Not Running For Re-election.

Most of you have probably heard or read about State Representative Sandy Pasch’s decision to not run for re-election.

This is a real disappointment to me and I am sure many of the progressives in Wisconsin. Rep. Pasch is one of the most active, effective, consistent and articulate progressive members of the Wisconsin State [...]

The time is now! Polish Packard Plaza!

As some of you may or may not know, I live in Cudahy. While Cudahy is a great community to call home, it does have its fair share of challenges (as does any city), and one of the challenges we’re facing here in Cudahy is what’s happening at the Packard Plaza shopping center. Once a [...]

Chris Larson announces two upcoming campaign fundraisers

From my email inbox comes news of two campaign fundraisers for State Senate Minority Leader Chris Larson, who’s running for reelectiona this fall. Dear Zachary,

I hope you can join me next week to kick off my re-election campaign. Below is the information for the events in Cudahy and on Milwaukee’s Eastside.

Cudahy Campaign [...]

Senator Chris Larson to Run for Re-election!

From today’s email swarm:

Dear Edward,

I am happy to announce that I will be running for reelection this fall. After many busy years it is time to hit the campaign trail once again. Over the past year it has been an honor to serve as Democratic Leader in the state Senate, and I am [...]

Meet and greet Kelly Westlund on February 26

From my email inbox comes this announcement about an opportunity to meet Democrat Kelly Westlund, who’s vying to unseat “Struggling” Sean Duffy in Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional district. Meet and Greet Kelly Westlund – congressional candidate Wednesday, February 26th, 5:30-7:00 pm home of Deborah Monicken and Susan Kattas 200 North 7th Street Hudson, WI 715-386-4128

REMINDER: State Senators Dale Schultz & Fred Risser to highlight CC/WI Reform Forum on 02/17/14

Just a reminder… This Monday night, we hope to further build the momentum in support of non-partisan redistricting reform — and other vital political reforms — by bringing together members of the Legislature, reform experts, and Wisconsin citizens at a free public forum in Madison at Edgewood College. The event will run from 6:30 to 8 PM [...]

Mary Burke coming to Drinking Liberally MKE

This coming Monday is an important gathering for Drinking Liberally, as we welcome gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke to speak with our organization. Ms. Burke has experience as CEO of Trek Bicycles, and in the Wisconsin Commerce Department, as well as having been elected to the School Board in the city of Madison.

We look forward [...]

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