Let’s Keep In Mind Who Architected The Wisconsin Election Commission

Back in the dark days of Wisconsin politics, the state had an election commission and an ethics committee. It seems that at one point a number of people involved weren’t quite so ethical. The Wisconsin Legislature then decided to build the Wisconsin Accountability Board to oversee ethics issues and elections….

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Milwaukee County Recount And Milwaukee Ward 315 Uncounted Ballots!

During the Milwaukee County recount, the City of Milwaukee discovered 386 uncounted absentee ballots from Ward 315. The ballots have been processed as part of the recount and obviously will have little effect if any on the outcome. The final numbers for Ward 315 will be interesting to see since…

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Despite All Of The Real Nonsense Around The “Wisconsin Recount”, This Is What They Got Upset About?

Everyday poll workers, poll watchers, and others supervising the Milwaukee County recount at the Wisconsin Center are given wrist bands when they pass through their health and security screening. And everyday they get a different wrist band…and to any of us who have attended any type of event with wrist…

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Watching The GA Runoff Elections To See How Rule Changes Work

This morning the Georgia State Election Board passed two new rules that will be in effect for the two January 5th Senate run off elections. I can’t seem to get a clean link from CNN but here is the gist of the matter. The first rule extends the use of…

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And The Lucky Recount Winners Are? Milwaukee And Dane Counties!

This makes little to no sense…yes the biggest number of Biden votes came from Milwaukee and Dane counties…but yes…they are Democratic strong holds and always go Democratic. The Trump campaign needs to flip 11,000 votes to possibly negate Biden’s lead of nearly 21,000 votes. I don’t think that’s likely to…

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Today Is The 60th Anniversary of the Election of John F Kennedy as President of the United States

1960 was my awakening into politics. Although I was aware of President Eisenhower and knew my general American history, it wasn’t until 1960 that I was able to watch and understand how the process worked. I became enamored by the campaign. I watched and read what I could. I watched…

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No In Person Voting Today: But You Can Still Return Your Absentee Ballots!

Absentee ballots can still be returned to city clerks, election commission offices, or secure drop boxes (where they are available). Tomorrow is election day…you can vote in person and register on site if necessary. Just make sure to have your picture ID to vote and proof of residence to register….

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PSA: Absentee Ballots Need To Be Hand Delivered

at this point it is too late for the USPS to insure delivery by November 3rd. So take them to your municipal clerk or election commission office. If you are in a city with ballot drop boxes locate the nearest one and drop it there.

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Platform 2020: Wisconsin Should Move To A Part Time Legislature

It has been somewhere between 180 and 200 days since the Wisconsin Legislature has met and taken any kind of action…and we are knee deep in a pandemic and sinking. So it is abundantly clear that Wisconsin doesn’t need a full time legislature. And since the institution of the biennial…

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Sen. Bernie Sanders And His Five Reasons To Vote!

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