Glenn Grothman lets his racism show on the floor of the House

Speaking on the floor of the U.S. House during debate on the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan, Republican Congressman Glenn Grothman let his racism show as he asserted the Black Lives Matter movement “doesn’t like the old fashioned family.” In the midst of the U.S. House debate Wednesday over the…

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Today’s top search result bring folks to Blogging Blue…

This might amuse only me but the top internet search result that brought folks to Blogging Blue yesterday was: “why is senator ron johnson such an idiot” For those of you wondering, Sen. Ron Johnson (or as I like to call him, Our Dumb Senator) is an idiot for a…

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Reince Priebus considering a statewide run in 2022….really?!?!?

This is a couple of weeks old, but I just came across an account from WisPolitics.com that former White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus is considering a run for statewide office in 2022. Former state and national GOP Chair Reince Priebus has been talking with Wisconsin Republicans about a…

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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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