600 Empty Chairs Today Translates to 600 Empty Chairs at Thanksgiving and Forever.

600 empty chairs Each one represents a person who’s died of COVID-19 in Milwaukee County. If you have a couple minutes before 4 p.m. today, you can check out the memorial in MacArthur Square right next to the courthouse. Originally tweeted by Hannah Hilyard WISN (@Hannah_WISN) on October 27, 2020.

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Just Days After WI GOP Legislators Say There Is Nothing More We Can Do: COVID-19 Positive Cases and Deaths Set Records Just Flat OFF The Charts.

Apparently Wisconsin Republicans just don’t care if you die: I mean, they’ve sued the governor every chance they’ve had and it hasn’t helped. Wisconsin reports more than 5,200 cases, 64 deaths, shattering previous records in worst day of pandemic yet. Wisconsin reached its most dire point yet Tuesday in the…

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Evers Recall Effort Ends With A Whimper From Lack Of Interest

I guess that we didn’t report on it because it seemed like a futile effort…which in fact it turned out to be. But the effort to recall Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers came up short in the signature count. A week after insisting she had enough signatures, the woman organizing a…

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Sunday Afternoon Musing: Continuing On That Foxconn Theme:

Sometimes this stuff gets a little confusing and convoluted…but the elected officials in Wisconsin do know who they are dealing with? right? I mean Foxconn is a well know Taiwanese electronics manufacturer right? Then why did someone say something, well, like this? At some point, special rocks were flown in…

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Checking In With Correspondent Dan Rather

What are you hearing Dan?

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Police Officers Should Be Demanding Body Cams

Since the original implementation of body cameras for police officers was first introduced, there have been many pro and con positions presented. Some of the pro positions include improving officer/civilian interactions, an ability for command officers to oversee rank and file officers, encouragement for officers to maintain professional standards, and…

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An Observation On Billboard Advertising In Trump Country

had to make a little business trip today into Trump country Wisconsin…aka Covid Central. During my travels north along I-41 and west along hwy 10…it is very interesting to look at the mix of billboards…a Trump 2020…a pro-life/antiabortion…a Trump 2020…an adult toy store…a CBD shop…a gentleman’s club…a Trump 2020. We…

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Gov. Evers Letter To Rep. Robin Vos And Sen. Scott Fitzgerald

since this isn’t in a format that lends itself to reproducing here, let’s see what I can do. I apologize for any typos or repeated text and disarray in formatting, yikes: October 12, 2020 Speaker Robin VosRoom 217 WestState Capitol Majority LeaderFitzgeraldRoom 211 SouthState Capitol Dear Speaker Vos and Majority…

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Wisconsin Allows Voter Registration Via Mail or Online…but only through Wednesday.

I am just going to copy and paste in this information from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on registering to vote in Wisconsin. When is the election?  The election is Nov. 3. Voters can see what’s on their ballot for their area by going to myvote.wi.gov.  How do I register to vote?…

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Judge Denies GOP Lawsuit To Overturn Wisconsin Mask Mandate

So now we get to see what the GOP has got…they can call the legislature into session and end the mandate…but we know that they have already stated that they won’t do that until after the November 3rd election. Way to stand up for your ‘principles’ but only when it…

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