From my email inbox come’s the announcement that gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke launched her official website yesterday. So for those of us who thought her initial website was low on content…here’s a chance to bench test her campaign:
As one of our core supporters, I wanted you to be among the first to know [...]
This is satisfying… For the second time in less than four months, Gov. Scott Walker has fired an aide for making demeaning comments about Hispanics on social media.
Walker — who has been calling on fellow Republicans to do more to reach out to minority voters — ousted Taylor Palmisano as his campaign’s deputy finance [...]
Many Wisconsin Progressives are extremely unhappy with the candidacy of Trek Executive, Mary Burke. Nary a day goes by without Facebook posts about Burke’s lack of a progressive outlook and Vinehout’s expected announcement.
Most recently a member of the Solidarity Sing-A-Long put up a post stating that “Burke is among the one percent” and “she [...]
In 84-page apostolic exhortation, Pope Francis described unfettered capitalism as “a new tyranny” while attacking the “idolatry of money” and beseeching politicians to guarantee all citizens “dignified work, education and healthcare”. A meditation on how to revitalise a church suffering from encroaching secularisation in western countries, the exhortation echoed the missionary zeal more often heard [...]
I know I’m a bit late on this story..but I thought it was too good not to share:
On WEDNESDAY (11/6), ENTERCOM Hot AC WMYX morning show host KIDD O’SHEA gave some on-air advice to a 17-year-old high school student struggling with coming out to his parents.
Their conversation created an on-air dialogue for hours [...]
Over at Cognitive Dissidence, capper has an interesting report on possible campaign finance shenanigans (and by shenanigans I mean illegal coordination) by the reelection campaign of Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser. In this one paragraph, along with the poor grammar, Behling is saying that he worked with the third party groups to help the [...]
This would have been my preferred method (not to mention the simplest method) for bringing our country to universatl healthcare coverage. The ACA provided states with federal funds to institute a Medicaid expansion. The states chose to expand the program also were able to set up their own state exchanges, which were relatively free from [...]
Live, for one night only at Madison Wisconsin’s beloved neighborhood bar, Mickey’s Tavern, Cavetone Records sends its seedy spy jazz/beatnik punk duo, The Ex-Bombers to rock the joint. Their debut LP “The Tightwire” (available exclusively on vinyl) has received critical praise and on this night the pair perform selections from that album, their anti-single 7 [...]
During a meeting with reporters last week hosted by National Review, Republican Gov. Scott Walker explained his failure to actually graduate from Marquette University as a decision he made because he wanted to get a job and take care of his children. “The reason I went to college, in large part, was not just to [...]
As anticipated and in advance of her fundraiser this evening, County Board Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic has announced her candidacy for State Representative in Wisconsin’s 19th Assemby District. She is hoping to replace Rep. Jon Richards who is running for Wisconsin Attorney General. This announcement insures a Democratic Primary with Attorney Sara Geenen who has also [...]