Water Is Wet, Fire is Hot, and MacIver Institute Predictions Wrong

Posted March 31st, 2012 @ 6:00 PM by

Remember how some on the right were falling all over themselves to say that a huge chunk of the recall signatures were phony?  Well that turned out not to be the case.  And now, the fine folks over at PRWatch have called out some of those people: MacIver Institute Predictions Wrong Upon receiving the signatures, […]

Maybe Madison Would Approve More Development If It Looked Like This

Posted March 30th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

In all seriousness…a building that looked like this would be amazing. Think Progress has some cool background details on this structure and other green buildings. As far as the general issue of whether Madison approves enough development, I’m with Paul Soglin on this (PS=Paul Soglin; CT=CapTimes) PS: If you read those comments, many of them […]

Want to Influence How the City Deals with Homelessness

Posted March 29th, 2012 @ 9:26 AM by

Now is the time, this is the place.

Affordable Housing Group Endorses Candidates

Posted March 29th, 2012 @ 9:20 AM by

The Affordable Housing Action Alliance recently announced its endorsement of three candidates in the upcoming Dane County Board races. These candidates are knowledgeable on housing issues and are committed to helping low-income residents and renters by encouraging availability of affordable housing in Dane County.

Responsible Spending Re: Mary Burke Attack Mailer

Posted March 29th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

So a Forward Lookout spy has forwarded me a scan of a Mary Burke attack mailer…If it’s too small to see, you can click on it to make it big. The interesting thing about this piece is that it simply takes Mary Burke’s person experience and then says Michael Flores doesn’t have the same experience. […]

Open Forum On Tenant’s Rights Tonight

Posted March 29th, 2012 @ 7:52 AM by

Tonight, March 29, at 5:30 pm at the Fifth Quarter Studio (2nd Floor) in Union South. there will be an open forum on the past and future of tenants rights in Wisconsin.

Hariah H. Hutkowski Wants Your Money!

Posted March 29th, 2012 @ 12:58 AM by

And he wants as much of your taxpayer money as he can get his hands on. If you live in Sun Prairie or have driven through you would have probably seen a sign with the unique name. Mr. Hutkowski(Mr. H) is currently running. Not a typo as Mr. Hutkowski is running for every job he […]

Budget Time! (Yup.)

Posted March 28th, 2012 @ 8:39 AM by

Now is the time to get involved in the city budget – not budget night in November.

Newspaper that Endorsed Scott Walker to Punish Employees Who Signed the Recall Petition to Show How Unbiased It Is

Posted March 28th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

The Wisconsin State Journal obviously. “We were surprised and disappointed,” Smalley said of finding the staff members’ names by searching a database of signatures at iverifytherecall.com. “We apologize to our readers for the lapse in judgment by several staff members.” Only one of the employees who signed a petition, chief photographer Steve Apps, is involved […]

My Testimony

Posted March 28th, 2012 @ 12:27 AM by

The Monona Grove School District recently held series of public hearings regarding proposed budget reductions in the district. As a district we have to cut approximately $1.2 million dollars from the budget this year, followed by preliminary reports of another $800,000 next year. I was happy that Superintendent Gerlach and the Board members present let […]

Neighborhood Center Meeting Added

Posted March 27th, 2012 @ 8:38 AM by

Your neighborhood need a neighborhood center?