Scott Walker, front-runner

Well this Powerline post certainly left me thinking: I expect that, with a solid victory in November, Scott Walker will become the effective front-runner for the GOP presidential nomination. By effective front-runner, I mean the most likely nominee (assuming he wants the nomination), not necessarily the Republican who polls the best in early surveys. Go […]

Governor Scott K. Walker, undergrad

Laurel Patrick, the spokesperson/press secretary for the Governor, let go with this remark recently: Governor Walker would like to finish his degree through the UW FlexOption once they expand the degree offerings. So now we wait. Right now UW FlexOption offers three bachelor degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, RN to BSN completion; Bachelor […]

A report on the quest for voting integrity in Wisconsin

Ok, I’ll warn you. I’m happy about something. I know. I know. It doesn’t happen very often, but when it does – wow! It’s a great feeling. A little over a year and a half ago ago I teamed up with some women who had been working very hard to nail down voting procedures in […]

Are things too quiet?

It won’t come as any surprise that I like my politics loud and messy. I think conflict can be good. I don’t like dictated agendas. I prefer an agenda to manifest organically from need. In other words, gosh I hate Wisconsin politics right now. The true politics, what’s getting done in the legislature and what’s […]

Walker and Obama

This is one of those posts that will likely hack everyone off, but in doing so, I hope I also encourage you to think a bit. When two politicians from opposing camps do exactly the same thing, why does a side defend one and ridicule the other? There are several (mind-boggling) characteristics Walker and Obama […]