First term Democratic members of the state assembly introduced a bill that would move the responsibility for redistricting from the assembly to an independent commission.
Thursday’s proposal would require the maps to be drawn without giving consideration to which party would benefit or where incumbents live. The plan is based on Iowa’s redistricting law, which [...]
Time to Wake Up, America!
In The Matrix, Neo (Keanu Reeves) discovers that the world he thought he was living in was merely an illusion, a computer-generated program designed to keep him docile and to be, in effect, a D-Cell battery. I’ve long held that The Matrix is a brilliant example of political cinema. [...]
A former executive with Sentry Insurance and Republican, Bernard Hlavac bought a half-page ad in Sunday’s Milwaukee Journal Sentinel outlining why he supports the recall of Governor Scott Walker.
“I can’t think of a better way to spend my money than on this,” he said in a telephone interview from his Stevens Point home. “And [...]
Congressman Daniel Webster (R-FL).
But last week, the Republican-led House voted to eliminate the survey altogether, on the grounds that the government should not be butting its nose into Americans’ homes.
“This is a program that intrudes on people’s lives, just like the Environmental Protection Agency or the bank regulators,” said Daniel Webster, a first-term [...]
Yes, it sure is working. Carry on, citizens, nothing to see here.
At a time when government jobs statistics are under scrutiny as never before, preliminary data released Thursday showed that Wisconsin lost an estimated 6,200 private-sector jobs in April.
April showed the second consecutive month of private-sector job losses in the state, according to [...]
Because who needs all that pesky data clogging up our faith-based ideological decision making process? Governor Walker has shown us the way!
On May 9 the House voted to kill the American Community Survey, which collects data on some 3 million households each year and is the largest survey next to the [...]
One, two, three, four, five… Wow! Look at all those chickens!
When it rains, it pours… All over Tom Barrett. The most recent Marquette University Poll showing that Governor Walker has passed Tom Barrett in the race for Governor is all the rage among the Walkerbots on Twitter and the squawkers on the radio. [...]
Why is Scott Walker smiling? Because he's convinced himself you're too lazy to see through his phony job numbers!
I am an interested amateur when it comes to questions of economics. I have read a lot and talked to actual economists from time to time (I maintain a regular correspondence with a few), but [...]
Scott Walker's Updated Job Numbers are like a Shiny New Kopek! And about as valuable!
Data has always been putty to be molded by propagandists into informational power. Through the inclusion of irrelevant data or the exclusion of relevant data, these students of Stalin use the data to fabricate a “reality.” They rely on [...]