Democrats and race in Milwaukee

Why won’t Milwaukee Democrats engage in a discussion about economic disparity in Milwaukee? I have a few ideas. Chances are, you won’t like them, but since it will give a handful of you something new to bicker about, I’ll go ahead. This post started bouncing around when I saw this from Sam. Here is where […]

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 […]

Why Charlie Sykes is wrong about Rep. Bill Kramer

If you haven’t heard, Charlie Sykes has taken his Bill-Kramer-is-wrong-for-Wisconsin vendetta to Kill Bill! (The Sykes Remake.) I’d call it amusing, because it’s always freaking amusing when a pompous blowhard like Sykes pretends he’s better than the rest of us, but this time it’s rather nauseating because 1) Sykes is really digging in for some […]

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 […]