Progressives Behaving Badly – Milwaukee County Edition:

I am on the Grassroots North Shore email list and look forward to the information that they forward and the activities that they arrange. As a result of that affiliation I have also been receiving emails from North Shore for Mary Burke. I received their latest email last Thursday and was interested in their take [...]

Does Voter ID Threaten The Secret Ballot?

As part of the enforcement of the voter ID law, absentee ballots must be accompanied by a copy of the voter’s photo ID. So for you voting procedure mavens out there…does this jeopardize the secret ballot?

From Mal Contends today:

“”The law is clear that most absentee ballots must be accompanied by a copy of [...]

Republican Assembly candidate Jacob Dorsey issues tweet calling gays “fags,” then scrubs Twitter account

Back in December 2013 Jacob Dorsey, a Republican challenging incumbent Democratic State Rep. Rep. Deb Kolste in the 44th Assembly district, tweeted out his response to a U.S. Circuit Court’s rejection of Utah’s request to stop same-sex marriages. Here’s the tweet.

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After his hateful tweet was publicized, Dorsey issued an apology [...]

VIDEO: Scott Walker put Wisconsin’s economy in a ditch

The American Bridge PAC is out with a new ad highlighting the ditch Gov. Scott Walker has put Wisconsin’s economy into, using Gov. Walker’s own words.

Dan Sebring supporter wants to see Gwen Moore face a firing squad

Earlier today Republican Congressional candidate Dan Sebring posted this to his campaign’s Facebook page:

Among the comments found regarding Sebring’s post was this comment from a Sebring supporter who wants to see Rep. Gwen Moore “face a firing squad.”

K-Man Eastburn Personally, I would rather see her face a firing squad.

Not surprisingly, Sebring [...]

#TBT – Scott Walker’s indecent tweet on 09/11/10

It goes without saying that September 11 is a solemn day for many here in the United States, however then-gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker marked the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that brought down the World Trade Center buildings in New York City with this tweet:

Look @ the liberal union rally [...]

“Independent” Media Trackers requests Rep. Pocan’s travel records after Pocan campaign requests Gov. Walker travel records

On September 9, the blog on Congressman Marc Pocan’s campaign website posted an entry noting the Pocan for Congress campaign put in a request to the Wisconsin Department of Administration for records pertaining to Gov. Scott Walker’s air travel from June 4, 2014 to September 5, 2014.

Just hours after the Pocan for Congress campaign [...]

Conservative publishes smear piece attacking DA John Chisholm’s wife

This is absolutely disgusting, and it shows the lengths some conservatives will go to in order to discredit Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm because he dared investigate (and successfully prosecute) misconduct in public office by employees of then-County Executive Scott Walker. Right now, the 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Chicago is hearing [...]

Governor Walker Still Can’t Manage

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel has an article comparing/contrasting the positions of candidate Mary Burke and Governor Walker on the just announced $1.8 Billion projected deficit in the 2015 – 2017 Wisconsin State budget.

Governor Walker in one of his most captain obvious moments said:

Walker said the projections also reflected the effects of his tax [...]

Mr. Nice Guy

Across the 93rd Assembly district you’ll often hear people mention how GOP Rep. Warren Petryk is such a ” nice guy “. He sings at church on Sunday, he smiles and waves at folks while he walks in the parades, he votes to throw tens of thousands of working parents and children off of Badgercare, [...]

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