Remember when gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker drove around in a 1998 Saturn, eating ham and cheese sandwiches and promising to create 250,000 jobs? It’s hard to forget, because his thrifty lifestyle and “250,000 jobs” claim probably got him elected. And remember when Governor Walker said he’d focus “like a laser” to create those 250,000 jobs [...]
Attention Senator Ron Johnson: Senator-elect Tammy Baldwin will be on the Senate Budget Committee. If you need advice regarding anything budget-related, I suggest you contact her. She can do arithmetic.
Former Florida GOP Chairman Jim Greer and former Governor Charlie Crist have told the Palm Beach Post that Florida’s new election law, which curbed early voting, was designed to inhibit democratic voters. From the Post story:
Republican leaders said in proposing the law that it was meant to save money and fight voter fraud. But a former GOP [...]
Thanks to Zach and Blogging Blue for the opportunity to guest blog. I’ll be discussing election analytics with a focus on Wisconsin politics.
As Blogging Blue readers know, in January Republicans will once again enjoy full control of Wisconsin state government, having retaken the State Senate earlier this month. The GOP will [...]
Republican Glenn Grothman (R-West Bend) handily defeated his Democratic opponent, Tanya Lohr, in last week’s election, but apparently it wasn’t easy. Grothman took to the airwaves Thursday morning to talk about “the special interests” he was up against, including, um, the New World Order. Grothman also claimed that President Obama and Tammy Baldwin probably won [...]
I haven’t seen a lot of mainstream news coverage of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez’s advice to president Obama following Obama’s re-election victory, so I thought I’d post it here. Seems like damn good advice to me.
The whole article is a must read… Forget a nickel; I’d a sixpence for every piece of conservative crapola spin I heard in the last two months. In retrospect, it’s very revealing about they try to game the system to get places like Politico and other mainstream outfits to assume they’re correct and accept their [...]