Jason Abraham threatens suit against Minocqua Brewing Company SuperPAC

In case you hadn’t heard (and I hadn’t until recently) the Mincoqua Brewing Company has set up their own super PAC. Once I became aware of the Minocqua Brewing Company’s SuperPAC I joined their email list to see what they’re up to – and it certainly seems like they’re ruffling…

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Report: Ron Kind, Sarah Godlewski considering 2022 Senate campaigns

According to a new report in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, both Rep. Ron Kind and Wisconsin State Treasurer Sarah Godlewski are considering running in 2022 for the United States Senate seat currently being occupied by Sen. Ron “Our Dumb Senator” Johnson. Rep. Kind is a moderate Democrat who has represented…

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Report: Democratic Senate candidate Alex Lasry “surprised” Milwaukee has the same things as any city

To say the Senate campaign of Alex Lasry has gotten off to an odd start is a bit of an understatement. Putting aside the kerfuffle about Lasry having received a COVID-19 vaccination ahead of many others who are at far greater risk, a new report by Ryan Grim and Aida…

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Campaign manager for DPI Superintendent candidate Deb Kerr steps down

I haven’t followed the race for Department of Public Instruction Superintendent much (well not at all really) but I find this tremendously interesting…. For those of you playing along at home Deborah Kerr advanced to the April 6 general election where she’ll face Jill Underly, who has the backing of…

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Gov. Tony Evers proposes throwing out much of Act 10

Gov. Tony Evers has proposed his new biennial budget and contained within said budget is a provision that would roll back much of the anti-worker Act 10 that was enacted by former Gov. Scott Walker and his Republican cronies in the legislature. In one of his boldest moves, Evers called…

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#OurDumbSenator Ron Johnson: Capitol riot “didn’t seem like an armed insurrection”

Is there any United States Senator more obviously craven and incompetent than #OurDumbSenator Ron Johnson? In an interview earlier this week Sen. Johnson had the gall to say the January 6 domestic terrorism at the United States Capitol didn’t seem like an armed insurrection to him. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.)…

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Alex Lasry, son of billionaire Milwaukee Bucks owner, files to challenge #OurDumbSenator Ron Johnson

While I absolutely want #OurDumbSenator Ron Johnson to be voted out of office in 2022 I couldn’t be less enthusiastic about this… While I understand that Alex Lasry being the son of a billionaire affords him a certain amount of privilege – and thus the opportunity to run for the…

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Seizing the Moment: An Open Letter to the Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Dear DPW, A quick perusal of your website suggests that defeating Ron Johnson in 2022 is one of your top priorities, and I wholeheartedly agree. In fact, I recently penned a post on this Blog regarding the matter, urging Aaron Rodgers to run against Johnson. #RoJo Gotta Go # NoMoRoJo,…

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Sen. Ron Johnson is an embarrassment to the state of Wisconsin

Republican Senator Ron Johnson is an embarrassment to the State of Wisconsin and all its citizens. Obviously I write that as someone with a tremendous partisan bias, but I also write it as someone who was born and raised in this state and who believes this is the greatest place…

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Governor Evers Wants to Legalize Weed

In a a press release this morning, Governor Evers announced that he would like to legalize marijuana in Wisconsin and funnel a portion of the expected $165 million annual tax revenues into a Community Reinvestment Fund. This will obviously be a tough sell with republicans in the legislature, so democrats…

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