Category: Brett Hulsey

The Actual Problem with Brett Hulsey

Posted August 25th, 2013 @ 1:58 PM by

Brett Hulsey, the Democratic assemblyperson for District 78 has come under some rather ridiculous attacks lately (Here’s one example). Yes, Mr. Hulsey has behaved in a bizarre fashion on more than one occasion. However, that’s not necessarily a good reason to hope that Mr. Hulsey’s time in the state assembly comes to an end in […]

Brett Hulsey Going Rogue

Posted June 18th, 2013 @ 10:31 PM by

So look who’s going rogue: Democratic state Rep. Brett Hulsey of Madison is considering switching his party affiliation to become an independent. Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says Hulsey told him and Democratic Assembly Leader Peter Barca on Tuesday he was considering the switch. The fact of the matter is that Madison legislative seats are […]

Brett Hulsey Doesn’t Quit

Posted November 16th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

Apparently Mr. Hulsey is still agitated about the incident that occurred this summer, which resulted in him getting a disorderly conduct ticket,  and is still wildly lashing out:  Hulsey challenges Barca over beach ‘kerfuffle’  MADISON — (WTDY) State Representative Brett Hulsey made a last minute bid to replace Peter Barca as Assembly minority leader this week.  During […]

The Latest Brett Hulsey Saga Part II

Posted September 18th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

What is going on? Seriously… So in case you missed it, Mayor Soglin, on September 12th, asked Brett Hulsey to apologize for wild accusations against the Madison police department. In part, Mayor Soglin’s statement said: Brett Hulsey owes city employees, particularly the Madison Police Department, the City Attorney’s Office, and my office an apology for […]

The Latest Brett Hulsey Saga

Posted September 5th, 2012 @ 8:08 AM by

I don’t even know what to make of all this… So first this happened: Wisconsin state Rep. Brett Hulsey pleads no contest to disorderly conduct charge And I thought it was kind of odd…I felt like I only got part of the story. Brett Hulsey then took to Sly’s show to explain himself. And I […]

Free Speech Even for David Blaska

Posted April 27th, 2011 @ 7:07 AM by

Perpetual victim and (in)famous right-wing blogger David Blaska defends free speech in his latest blog entry: Blaska’s Blog defends free speech even for ‘vile creatures’ like Allen Ruff and young Kyle And I agree with him, free speech is pretty great. For example, it allows me to respond to some of Mr. Blaska’s silliness. Although […]

Brett Hulsey is Worse Than a Grandstander

Posted April 22nd, 2011 @ 10:25 PM by

Bill Leuders pens a really revealing piece in the Isthmus this week, detailing Brett Hulsey’s widely condemned attention-chasing during the upheaval at the Capitol. But what I found most surprising was the number of high-profile Democrats who were willing to call out the freshman legislator’s behavior: “We generally have a plan in terms of our […]

CapTimes is Very Pleased With Their Ben Manski Endorsement

Posted November 1st, 2010 @ 7:07 AM by

…and why not? Ben Manski’s opponent Brett Hulsey has been caught making things up…

Ben Manski’s Two Newspaper Endorsements

Posted October 28th, 2010 @ 8:33 PM by

One he had to have and one that is nice to have…

Come again?

Posted October 11th, 2010 @ 3:46 PM by

He drives his bike around town to appear environmentally friendly.  He harrasses the kids of his political opponents.  He has insinuated that the Dane County Deputies have threatened his life. With a record like this, one wouldn’t think that Brett Hulsey’s political antics could get any more bizarre.  And then there was this: ‘“The Green […]

Ben Manski is on the Television

Posted October 4th, 2010 @ 7:55 PM by

How’s that for a Green candidate? Ad is after the jump…