State Response On The County Exec Nomination Paper Fiasco

After the fiasco around the nomination papers for Milwaukee County Exec earlier this year, I contacted the Wisconsin Department of Justice and the Milwaukee County District Attorney. Election law/rules were violated and a number of candidates were removed from the ballot. Three candidates hired a contractor who used some of…

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Marcelia Nicholson Is The New MKE County Board Chair!

Supervisor Marcelia Nicholson will lead the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, her peers determined Friday in an 11-7 vote, making her the first Latina and African American woman to lead the 18-member body. This is a milestone era in Milwaukee, as we now have minority and new generational leadership in…

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Wisconsin Primary Is Today: GET OUT AND VOTE!

Polls are open from 7 AM to 8 PM. And don’t forget your photo ID. You can register at the polls if necessary, but have proof of residence then as well!

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Yes Virginia, Wisconsin Election Laws Are Just Discretionary

Over the past month or so we have seen the laws about sharing signature solicitors and nomination papers enforced completely and thoroughly by the Wisconsin Election Commission and two courts of law. The result being tomorrow’s primary ballot will be short two candidates for Milwaukee County Executive. See previous posts:…

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Endorsement: Marina Dimitrijevic, Milwaukee Alderwoman in the 14th District!

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Vote Chris Larson for Milwaukee County Executive

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Who Is Paul Rasky And How Will He Find Time For All Of This?

Paul Rasky is a resident of the Bay View neighborhood of Milwaukee and an independent candidate for: Mayor Of Milwaukee, County Supervisor from the 4th District, and City Alderman from the District. And he is in Tuesday’s primary (February 18th) in all three races. This alone is rather remarkable but…

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Wisconsin Primary: Who Is On My Ballot

Just got called out on Facebook because I didn’t provide any information on the candidates. Well that’s an impossible task since your ballot will be unique depending on your location and who is running for your local races. But here’s where you find out who is on your ballot: What’s…

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Wisconsin Early Voting For The Local Primaries Ends Friday!

If you were planning on participating in the Wisconsin early voting for the February 18th primary for state and local elections, you have through Friday February 14th! Take your valentine!!! Otherwise regular polls open 7 AM next Tuesday!! See you there!

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I Know I Promised, BUT: Theo Lipscomb Is Back In The News!

I thought I was done with the County Executive Race until the April general election. And I know I promised that I wasn’t going to post anything more about signatures or nomination papers…unless…there was some big new news. And…unfortunately, there is! Today Daniel Bice of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported…

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