Why Does Law Enforcement Oppose Legalizing Weed? Hmmmmm….

Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu (R-Oostburg) stated Friday that he opposes legalizing recreational marijuana, telling WKOW in Madison that he’s deferring to law enforcement from around the state. “Recreationally, no, I’m not [in favor of legalization].” LeMahieu said. “I’ve heard from local law enforcement, law enforcement around the state…

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So Who Is The Milwaukee Chief Of Police?

From Daniel Bice’s year end winners and losers article from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: And does anybody know who the police chief is right now? Certainly not the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission, which we can all agree doesn’t have a clue. Too bad there’s not an experienced hand at City…

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Milwaukee Needs To Address Issues With Fire and Police Commission Before Madison Helps Out And Another Update.

A few days ago, I finally put down my thoughts about redoing Milwaukee’s very badly broken Fire and Police Commission. But the mayor and the common council really shouldn’t wait too long because it looks like the GOP in Madison have the FPC in their sights. And the last thing…

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It’s Time For Milwaukee To Re-imagine Their Fire and Police Commission

This was one of the posts that I meant to finish in that catch up Friday some weeks ago. But I never got to it, partly because I kinda burned out that day and partly because it seems impossible to completely get my head around. I started working on this…

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So Bill Barr Is History!

President Trump announced Monday that Attorney General William Barr had submitted his resignation and would be stepping down “just before Christmas. Trump tweets resignation of Attorney General William Barr David Knowles·EditorMon, December 14, 2020, 5:42 PM CST President Trump announced Monday that Attorney General William Barr had submitted his resignation…

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That Didn’t Last Long: California Attorney Withdraws From Rittenhouse Case!

After struggling with my musings about Kyle Rittenhouse getting a fair trial because of his grandstanding defense team most of today, John Pierce decided to leave the case. A California attorney for an Illinois 17-year-old accused of fatally shooting two people and wounding a third during a night of unrest…

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Can Kyle Rittenhouse Get A Fair Trial?

This is going to be catch up Friday. I am going to try to finish two or three of the drafts that I have sitting out here. This is actually the newest (started 11/30/2020) but also one of the most active issues at the moment. In case you aren’t familiar…

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There Are Too Many F*cken’ Guns In America And In The Hands Of Children.

Kyle Rittenhouse was released on bail last week…2 million bucks worth. He is the 17 Year Old who was illegally sporting an assault rifle in Kenosha and killed two people and seriously wounded a third. And Friday, someone shot eight people, seven adults and one teenager, in Mayfair Mall in…

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Systemic Racism Invisible In Plain Sight

On Friday morning, November 6, 2020, two police officers were shot by a suspect in Waukesha county while they were attempting to question him about a traffic accident. Both officers will recover from their wounds. One has already been released from the hospital. Thank goodness for that. The shootings resulted…

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Is The FEC The Watchdog Insuring That The Trump Campaign Is Paying For The Election Lawsuits?

And not you and me as taxpayers. I don’t quite trust Bill Barr’s Department of Justice. And I don’t want anyone to walk away without paying his bills. OTOH: If there were actual irregularities and/or voter fraud, I would think that Bill Barr would be all over the news on…

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