Soglin has gone nuts

Posted September 29th, 2012 @ 10:15 AM by

He wants to bus the homeless out our of Madison. Seriously. Demonstration today at noon.

Stunning Disrespect for a Neighborhood

Posted September 28th, 2012 @ 9:37 AM by

It just gets worse and worse. Check this out – Alder Maniaci’s last minute proposal for the James Madison Park Neighborhood was sent to EVERYONE, except the neighborhood.

Haters Gonna Hate

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

This pretty much sums any Wisconsin State Journal editorial on unions. Here is the Wisconsin State Journal’s latest: A triple play on local taxpayers If taxpayers across Dane County, the city of Madison and the Madison School District were found in a corner last week muttering, “Hey, what about us?” that would be understandable. Local […]

My Neighborhood Is a Nightmare

Posted September 27th, 2012 @ 10:50 AM by

Politically, that is. My alder, at the last minute and without consultations with anyone, wants to up-zone it tonight at the plan commission . . . which is making me think again what a disaster this situation is. It’s definitely an only-in-Madison situation.

The Craziness in District 46!

Posted September 27th, 2012 @ 8:29 AM by

Wisconsin’s District 46, has been very ably represented by Sun Prairie Democrat Gary Hebl. Since Representative Hebl has the market cornered on sane and intelligent that left an opening for crazy and not very intelligent. The tea party candidate and Sun Prairie realtor Trish Schaefer, stepped in to fill that niche! Trish Schaefer, predictably, takes […]

Doing away with Medicare and Medicaid

Posted September 27th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

What happened to Tommy Thompson? I heard he was a moderate… In the video above he talked about doing away with Medicare and Medicaid. The key quotes: change Medicare and Medicaid like I did (to welfare) and who better than me, who’s already finished one of the entitlement programs, to come up with programs to […]

Things Going on Around Town

Posted September 26th, 2012 @ 8:44 AM by

Still trying to clear out my email . . . here’s a bit, I have a bunch more!

Half Time Council President Proposal is Silly

Posted September 26th, 2012 @ 7:53 AM by

This reeks of someone trying to score political points and ignores the real issues they should be addressing.

Board of Estimates Recap – TIF Discussion

Posted September 25th, 2012 @ 9:06 AM by

There were three amendments in the capital budget regarding TIF – the discussion is 20 – 25 minutes long.

Board of Estimates Recap – Sans Budget (w/ Union Contracts)

Posted September 25th, 2012 @ 7:27 AM by

This part is short and sweet . . .

Special Union Contract City Council Meeting Thursday

Posted September 24th, 2012 @ 1:14 PM by

Here it is, when the agenda is out, I will link it.