Did you know Mary Burke is rich? (The Redux)

I suspect the reason Daniel Bice from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is fanning the flames of Burke’s wealth again is that desire to sell papers, I.e., feign relevance in a seriously slow election. Incredibly slow. One certainly wouldn’t guess there’s a gubernatorial election in Wisconsin in less than three months. In the last couple of […]

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary

By Sara Conrad === This is a guest post I read on Facebook and asked her to share. I thought it brought up some important points. One, Burke doesn’t have horns. But next, what makes her qualified to be governor? I hope you enjoy the writing as much as I did. === I’ve been doing […]

Scott Walker: The Meh Governor

Gone are the days when the mention of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to folks outside the state elicits a spark of excitement. Right up there with Walker’s lackluster book sales (I know. Those are no fun!) is a growing response of “Meh.” As in who? Or maybe, that’s so last year. Or even, what a […]

Gov. Walker, it’s time to call that special session.

Last March the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported: Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday he would call a special legislative session if courts this spring do not uphold the state’s voter ID law… A federal judge slapped down Wisconsin’s law at the end of April. A month has passed and not only has the Governor not called […]

Walker’s Polling History

A summary of comments from a previous post, but worthy of a few minutes I think. Scott Walker’s polling has been all over the place prior to his other two state-wide elections. Real Clear Politics does a lovely job of keeping an archive. Here is 2010 – from prior to Barrett right before the vote. […]