Tag Archives: Wisconsin

AFP On The Ground In Wisconsin

As the citizens of the badger state prepare to head to to polls June 5th to decide their state’s economic future, it cannot be denied that phone banks, neighborhood canvassing, and other forms of grassroots outreach are helping Gov. Scott Walker maintain his lead over his Democratic opponent Tom Barrett.  The folks at Americans for… Read More »

Big Gov't Liberal Posing as a Republican in Wisconsin

Tommy Thompson poses with Obama HHS Sec. Sebilius and Daschle   Former Governor Tommy Thompson, pictured at the left,  is running for the U.S. Senate in 2012 as a Republican, yet when we look at his more recent actions he looks like a big government liberal, as opposed to being any form of conservative Republican.… Read More »

Entitlements – The Effects of Big Government

While the Democratic party continues to find ways to spend money, and the president is off golfing, taking vacations, or just out campaign trail hoping for an addional four year term – the country is falling into a deeper recession. Whether people agree or disagree, democrat or republican, it doesn’t matter; just look at how much the cost of goods… Read More »

Wisconsin Speaks, Public Unions Lose…Again

Last night was Wisconsin’s “Super Recall Tuesday” and the whole country watched with baited breath.  Six Republicans faced Democrat challengers in race to control the state Senate.  Public employee unions and other Democrat voters had hoped to win at least three seats, flip the Senate and wrest control away from the GOP with the ultimate… Read More »

Wisconsin Battle Rages On

The battle for Wisconsin is still raging, nearly 6 months after a historic battle between unions, Democrats & Republicans that included Democrat representatives fleeing the state to avoid voting on a collective bargaining bill and budget cuts, and union protesters flooding the state capital for days, leaving behind millions of dollars in damages.   The budget… Read More »

What Really Happened in the Wisconsin Supreme Court Election

The tide has turned for incumbent Conservative Justice David Prosser. The County clerk discovered several “human errors” that had resulted in an inaccurate accounting of the vote on April 5th. Between spreadsheets that just didn’t get loaded, an entire town missing, and other errors, an entire election flipped. Here’s the press conference:

Civil Rights Protests/Union Protests: Apples and Oranges!

I read an article today about a black man who marched for civil rights in the days of Martin Luther King. You know, back in the days when American citizens were not only protesting to get real workers’ rights, but also ‘fighting’ for their constitutional civil rights; back in the day when people were being… Read More »

Wisconsin Judge Puts New Union Law on Hold

Judge Temporarily Blocks Wisconsin’s New Labor Law- FoxNews.com* Judge Maryann Sumi, a Dane County Judge in Wisconsin listens to arguments during a hearing Friday, March 18, 2011 in Dane County Curcuit Court in Madison, Wis. (AP) A  judge issued a temporary restraining order Friday blocking the state’s new and contentious collective bargaining law from taking effect, a… Read More »