I would like to thank long time reader and active commenter, forgotmyscreenname, for providing a link to the recent Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article about recent charges brought against 10 area residents for voter fraud. After having read the article, I wanted to follow up with a few comments here.
Over the past decade, our Republican [...]
The Wisconsin Department of Justice wants to increase the number of DNA samples collected by the various law enforcement agencies through out the state. Currently only convicted felons have their DNA collected. But the expanded program would include those convicted of misdemeanors, those arrested for a felony, and those arrested for misdemeanor sex offenses. According [...]
In response to Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s vow not to implement the provisions of the Affordable Care Act, Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has said Gov. Walker must follow the federal health care law.
Wisconsin was one of nearly 30 states that sued the federal government over the law, alleging that it was [...]
Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen (R) plans to send Special Agents and Assistant Attorneys General to monitor election day goings-on at select Wisconsin locations. Unfortunately, according to Rep. Jon Richards, Van Hollen will send nine teams to Milwaukee and Madison, but NO teams to Washington or Ozaukee Counties, and ONE team to Waukesha County. [...]
There are a few things that have defined the Walker regime
1. He is perpetually less than honest
2. He has demonized public workers, especially teachers
3. He values people who work for him politically over all others.
Now we have a story that Jud from UppityWI brings us a story that [...]
While a grand total of ZERO state employees in state agencies other than the Department of Justice have been awarded merit pay raises, Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has handed out hundreds of thousands of dollars in merit pay raises, according to a report by Tony Galli of Madison’s WKOW. Records show DOJ bonus [...]
Judge Richard Niess permanently enjoined the state's new voter ID law!!
Friday’s ruling by Dane County Judge Richard Niess goes further than the one issued by another judge last week because it permanently halts the law. Tuesday’s order by Dane County Judge David Flanagan blocked the law for the April 3 presidential primary and [...]
There are still many people who are upset that Kathleen Falk has received the endorsements of WEAC / Emily's List and AFSCME / John "Sly "Sylvester , the full membership of IBEW and (most importantly) Yours truly!
Lets look at a few objections:
Q. I want Russ Feingold to run. A. So do I, [...]
But I thought Gov. Scott Walker said he balanced Wisconsin’s budget… Wisconsin will use a chunk of its $140 million share of a national settlement over foreclosure and mortgage-servicing abuses to help the state budget rather than assist troubled homeowners, Gov. Scott Walker and state Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen said Thursday.
I think it’s [...]
Zach covered this in whole, here is the actual video. I wanted to focus on the “Castle Doctrine” , which they discussed at the end of the video. This bill allows homeowners the leeway to \"shoot first and ask questions later\". Despite the fact it has NOTHING to do with job creation, and the fact [...]