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Ronald Reagan: Collective Bargaining = Freedom (VIDEO)

I’m sure I’ve shared this here before, but it seems appropriate given efforts by Republicans here in Wisconsin to weaken labor unions.

VIDEO: Scott Walker compares peaceful labor protesters to ISIS terrorists

Protesters = Isis?

While addressing attendees of the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday, Gov. Scott Walker was asked by an audience member to explain how he’d deal with the threat of the ISIS if he were elected president. Walker started his response by noting he receives FBI threat briefings from his adjutant general before pivoting and asserting […]

Elmbrook School District faces $1.5 million budget shortfall thanks to Gov. Walker’s budget

According to a report in BrookfieldNOW, the Elmbrook School District in Waukesha County faces a $1.5 million budget shortfall for the 2015-16 school year thanks to cuts in state aid in Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed biennial budget. During annual calculations to prepare its 2015-16 school year budget, the Elmbrook School District anticipated a $75 increase […]

Judge Orders NJ Gov. Chris Christie to repay $1.57 billion taken from public employee pension fund

On Monday a judge in New Jersey ordered Republican Gov. Chris Christie to pay over $1.5 billion into New Jersey’s public employee pension fund after Christie deliberately reduced the state’s payments into the pension fund. A judge on Monday ordered New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and the state Legislature to put more money into pension […]

WaPo: Scott Walker’s Spineless Silence

Apparently the Washington Post editorial board isn’t a fan of Gov. Scott Walker’s style of spineless silence on hot-button issues. Mr. Walker likes to present himself as a man of courage, based on his record in Wisconsin, but maybe facing down public-sector unions doesn’t tell you all that much about the bravery of a Republican […]

The child Scott Walker left behind?

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 […]

Scott Walker feasts on pricey Filet Mignon while attacking “elitists”

Once again James Rowen from The Political Environment absolutely nails the grand hypocrisy of Gov. Scott Walker. According to this Politico report, Walker has been attacking so-called elitists whom he says are making hay out of his failure to graduate from college.

Did he run into any elitists – – or take their praise and campaign checks […]

Scott Walker says he consults with God, but his office can’t provide documents to prove it

This is hilarious… After Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker made another reference to God speaking to him in a speech before bankers in January, Freedom From Religion Foundation member Edward Susterich made an open records request of his office for evidence of his communications with the Lord — and his office replied, officially, that it could […]

Did State Sen. Tom Tiffany discuss pending legislation with anyone on the WI Supreme Court?

During a session of the State Senate on January 20, 2015, Democratic State Sen. Jon Erpenbach and Republican State Sen. Tom Tiffany had an exchange (Which can be seen on WisEye.org) in which Sen.Tiffany avoids answering a direct question as to whether or not he had discussed with any member of the Supreme Court of […]

The Political Environment: Walker appointee to Public Service Commission still a registered lobbyist

Via The Political Environment comes this gem: Walker appointee to PSC post still registered lobbyist

Bob Seitz’s mining, utility and Americans for Prosperity lobbying connections are gone, but others remain today, according to state records:

The appointment of an active registered lobbyist to the Public Service Commission is yet another example of Gov. Walker’s “foxes […]