For the past six years the various left and progressive groups have been screaming about the obstructionists in the House of Representatives aided and abetted by Speaker John Boehner. Accused of hewing the company line, being co-opted by the tea party jihad, or out and out racism, the right has done everything in its power [...]
On Monday Shaina shared her thoughts on Democratic Assembly candidate Marina Dimitrijevic’s statement touting her record of working with Scott Walker as if that somehow qualifies her to serve in the State Assembly, but I wanted to share my thoughts as well.
First, here’s Dimitrijevic’s statement. What sets her apart from her opponents, Dimitrijevic says, [...]
If you follow local political races like I do..and you’ve spent anytime in the 19th Assembly District in Milwaukee recently..you’ll see yard signs all over the place for one of the 4 dems running for this open seat.
This article over on Urban Milwaukee provides some great info on the candidates and their stances on [...]
From one of the new faces in the race for the 19th Assembly district:
On June 18, Steve Walters of WisconsinEye interviewed Marina Dimitrijevic, one of four Democrats running to be the next State Representative in the 19th Assembly District.
While some of you may have already seen Dimitrijevic’s interview with WisconsinEye, I wanted to post it here for folks to take a look at.
In case you [...]
County Supervisor Pat Jursik is preparing a resolution to reduce the number of buildings that Milwaukee County holds at their City Campus facility and start the move to dispose of other underutilized properties in the coming years. She would like plans set into to motion as part of the 2015 County Budget:
Milwaukee County Supervisor [...]
From my email inbox comes news of a 19th Assembly district candidate forum on May 1, 2014 at Bolton Hall on the campus of UWM. Scheduled to appear at the forum are Jonathan Brostoff, Dan Adams, and Marina Dimitrijevic 19th Assembly District Candidacy Forum
Milwaukee – Three democrat candidates for the 19th Assembly District will [...]
Most of you have probably heard or read about State Representative Sandy Pasch’s decision to not run for re-election.
This is a real disappointment to me and I am sure many of the progressives in Wisconsin. Rep. Pasch is one of the most active, effective, consistent and articulate progressive members of the Wisconsin State [...]
This is more than a little funny… Board Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic said she’ll work to strengthen the board in the face of the referendum vote, while others proposed switching to night County Board committee meetings by the end of the year.
Dimitrijevic said in a statement she will appoint a task force “charged with strengthening [...]