Nasdaq Composite Rallies, Tops 5,000 for First Time in 15 Years
(Bloomberg) — The Nasdaq Composite Index closed above 5,000 for the first time in 15 years while the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Standard & Poor’s 500 Index reached records as gains in consumer purchases signaled strength in the biggest part of the economy.
Zach posted the video earlier of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker answering a question about how to deal with ISIS–without question, the single most dangerous regime on the face of the planet right now–by saying he managed to face down 100,000 protestors in Madison when he and the WisGOP pushed through Act 10 in 2011.
During the 2012 gubernatorial recall election the Wisconsin Citizens Media Cooperative ran a story alleging Gov. Scott Walker fathered a child in the late 1980s while he was still a student at Marquette University.
Bernadette Gillick was a college freshman in 1988 when she first met Scott Walker. It was spring semester, and she […]
Today the Wisconsin Department of Transportation said they were rejecting their totally unpopular proposal to expand I-94 from 16th Street to 70th Street by creating a double decker freeway:
The proposed expansion of the I-94 east-west freeway between 16th and 70th streets in Milwaukee will be accomplished in the traditional way by adding a lane […]
And Walker won’t (or can’t) answer a simple, direct question about evolution. Or the Islamic State. Or the EU. Or Ukraine. Or foreign policy.
Why? Because it isn’t polite to comment on these topics when you’re in a foreign country. Or to undermine your President on foreign soil. It shouldn’t be a big surprize that […]
Well this is awkward…
Facing a hit of about $900,000 under Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed state budget, Wauwatosa School District officials are planning meetings with lawmakers to push them to restore funding in the final budget.
“I think it’s important that they know the impact of what it will mean long-term,” Superintendent Phil Ertl said. […]
Earlier today a watchdog group filed a complaint accusing Gov. Scott Walker and his national nonprofit group of accepting contributions in violation of federal election laws. The American Democracy Legal Fund released a complaint to the Federal Elections Commission saying Walker “is testing the waters for a campaign for president of the United States,” and […]
If only conservatives would wise up and realize that making birth control more readily accessible would likely lead to far fewer unwanted pregnancies – and by virtue far fewer abortions. A program that provides contraceptives to low-income women contributed to a 40-percent drop in Colorado’s teen birth rate between 2009 and 2013, according to state […]
This Washington Post article by Michael Mirer is a must read when it comes to the UW System and Walkers proposed budget cuts:
Walker says his budget is a trade — a drop in state support for an increase in administrative autonomy, as though $300 million can be made up through switching paper suppliers. When […]
Two Year Old Kills Mother in Walmart.
Toddler Wounds Both Parents.
Four year old shoots and kills four year old cousin.
Thirteen Year Old Shoots and Kills Eleven Year Old.
Four year old shoots uncle with gun left on the floor (Milwaukee).