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|WI: Olsen recall petitions filed, Harsdorf petitions to follow
From The Plum Line comes news that organizers of the effort to recall Republican State Senator Luther Olsen - who called Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to weaken public employee unions "radical"
|Help Progressive Kick boot the Republican 8 out of office!
Unless you've been living under a rock for the past few months, you've no doubt heard about what's going on in here in Wisconsin. Republican Governor Scott Walker and his Republican yes-men (and yes-
|Randy Hopper, family man?
Via folkbum ...
|Blogging Blue's Scott Walker hotline!
Earlier today ...
|Blogging Blue interviews Tom Barrett
As part of my ongoing series of interviews with some of 2010's most interesting candidates for elected office (well, interesting to me anyhow), last week I had an opportunity to speak with Milwaukee ...
|Who really needs to go back to school?
Earlier this week, I noted Republican gubernatorial candidate Mark Neumann amped up his attacks on fellow Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker,
|At least Ron Johnson has said something about something
"We may not know all of Johnson's positions yet," writes Mike H of Letters in Bottles , ...
|Rasmussen's really strange poll
Apparently Rasmussen Reports has been doing some polling by phone here in Wisconsin (obviously not shocking, given that it's an election year), and while some of the polling is pretty straightforward,
|Taxes?!? Terrence Wall don't pay no stinkin' taxes!
According to WisPolitics, Wisconsin Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terrence Wall has paid no state income taxes in four of the past five ...
|It's property tax time...||MrZippy13||12/25/2009||8||3||-||36|
|A few thoughts on Wisconsin's 2010 U.S. Senate election
I came across an article in yesterday's Milwaukee Journal Sentinel regarding the 2010 U.S. Senate election here in ...
|Terrence Wall is just a little defensive
There's been a lot written about the efforts undertaken by Madison-area real estate developer Terrence Wall to avoid paying taxes on properties he own in the Madison area, and as a result of what's ...
|My take on Jim Doyle's lax travel reports
On the Fourth of July, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Governor Jim Doyle and his staff failed to properly account for 145 ...
|Paul Ryan's budget "solution" goes down in flames
Last week, I wrote about Rep. Paul Ryan's so-called budget "solution," a "solution" that was really nothing more than ...
|Dick Cheney: "It's Herbert Hoover time"
"It's Herbert Hoover time" That was the message Vice President Dick Cheney brought to a closed-door Senate GOP lunch Wednesday, ...
|Democrats Get Some Balls
Now you'll have to pardon my language, but I'm glad to see the Democratic Party has finally gotten a set of balls. My biggest complaint during the 2004 election was Sen. John Kerry's unwillingness (...
|Inflation Reaches 17 Year High...Thanks GWB!
Yet more "good news" about the nation's economy, as a report released today by the U.S. Labor Department showed a sharp jump ...
|George Dubbya Should Get a Gold Medal!
Now maybe I'm wrong, but weren't Republicans supposed to be the so-called "party of fiscal responsibility?"
|John McCain Has Had A Bad Week...
John McCain has had a bad week. And when I say John McCain has had a bad week, I mean he's had a really bad week.
|Just What is John McCain an Expert On?!?
First of all, a tip of the hat to Michael Leon for his post on recent comments by presumptive ...
|What Is Patriotism?
What is patriotism? How do you define it? Is patriotism defined by which politician ...
|John McCain Can't Keep His Soundbites Straight
I've spent a little bit of time on the blogosphere talking about Senator John McCain's numerous flip-flops throughout his Presidential campaign. First there was ...
|The Charlie Black Quote Machine
Seriously, this guy's like the gift that keeps on giving. Now you might be wondering, "Who exactly is Charlie Black , and why's he like the gift that keeps giving?" That's a fair ...
|The Myth of Arctic Drilling
It seems to be a common talking point among some ...
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