A Message from UW System President Tommy Thompson (released before Sen Nass got stupid ideas in his head)

This video was sent out to students of UW Milwaukee on Wednesday July 28, 2021. It runs all of 34 seconds and talks about the scholarship incentives for students when their campus reaches a 70% vaccination rate. Not part of the video, but as published in other media, UW System…

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Americans Need To Sue The Senate And Have The Filibuster Declared Unconstitutional!

Yes, I realize that on the face of it the basic filibuster isn’t unconstitutional…but I am using it in its generic sense just as the media and politicians do. It should be changed a bit…if the pompous buffoons like Sen. Lindsay Graham or Sen. Ted Cruz want to bloviate on…

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EU Blocks Travel To UK Due To Mutated Coronavirus. What Is The Response From Washington?

Well, none so far…and I imagine it’s unlikely that there will be one. But after spending nine months or more patting themselves on the back for their rapid response and lockdown of travel from China (which was ineffective due to the way it was implemented), the Trump regime response to…

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So, While Wisconsin Is Getting Shorted on Vaccines, THIS Happened:

and question, where did they get this done? Apparently not in the Senate. So were they in Washington? Or were they home? And why weren’t they in the Senate working on the COVID-19 relief bill or the continuation package?

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COVID-19: Lessons Learned: Employer Provided Health Insurance Isn’t A Viable Model.

Most of my life I have had employer provided health insurance except for the period when I was self-employed and bought my own on the open market. But that was over 40 years ago and it was actually rather affordable. But as we watched the pandemic ravage our country and…

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John Nygren Set To Return To Madison As A Lobbyist: This Shouldn’t Even Be Legal!

Two weeks ago I wrote that John Nygren, elected just a month before, had announced that he was retiring essentially effective immediately from the Wisconsin Assembly. Well now it’s been announced that he will become a lobbyist for the Wisconsin Association of Health Plans. The maintenance staff in the Capitol…

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State Senator Tim Carpenter Proposes Blue Ribbon Task Force To Review WI Election Practices.

As the Republicans in Wisconsin follow President Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani down the rabbit hole…Wisconsin State Senator Tim Carpenter proposes that the Republican controlled legislature appoint a bipartisan Blue Ribbon Task Force to review current Wisconsin election procedures and develop methods to improve and streamline them. Also on Friday,…

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Both Republican and Democratic States Take Offense to the Seditious Texas Election Lawsuit.

Unsurprising the states being sued at the US Supreme Court over their election practices are pushing back at Texas for bringing the suit. But a number of Republicans are finding fault as well. Despite the 17 Republican states who have signed onto the Texas suit, there are states who don’t…

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Rep Ron Tusler Is Dazed And Confused And Stonewalling About Biden Win In Wisconsin

This keeps getting more interesting as we watch the elected Republicans fight over the dunce’s hat and trend on sinking to the bottom. Right now state Rep. Ron Tusler is giving US Senator Ron Johnson a run for his money as the dumbest Wisconsin elected Republican. Rep. Tusler is holding…

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Note To House: Pass The Damn Stimulus Bill AND Then Impeach Trump AND Then End The Session

This has gotten ridiculous. We have Americans dying because of the neglect of our federal government. We have Americans losing their homes because of the neglect of our federal government. We have Americans losing their businesses because of the neglect of our federal government. It’s time that Speaker of the…

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