Category: Dianne Hesselbein

D-Day for Public Education

Posted May 29th, 2013 @ 8:43 AM by

Today is the day that we have been discussing for weeks. Today is the day that the legislature starts discussing public school funding. Unfortunately for the children and the future of the state it doesn’t look good: As we know the privatize our schools lobby is well funded and staffed with incredibly unethical people. The […]

Some Endorsements for the Primary!

Posted August 13th, 2012 @ 9:46 AM by

* Yuri Rashkin in the 44th District. * Joe Wineke in the 80th! In Wisconsin, we have to have people willing to step up and fight for progressive values. We found out in the last two years who actually will lead the fight against the craziness that has been the Wisconsin republican party. I would […]

Some Assembly District 77 Thoughts

Posted September 15th, 2010 @ 7:07 AM by

…related to the Democratic primary….

Primary Election Day Open Thread

Posted September 14th, 2010 @ 1:01 AM by

You know you got something to say about the elections today. Got any predictions? Any onsite reporting like how crowded the polls are or what number voter you were? Who are you cheering for?

Updated: Quick Assembly District 77 Updates

Posted September 13th, 2010 @ 10:46 AM by

Since news readership tends to go down on the weekends (even I got away from the computer to get some hiking in Sunday in beautiful Potawatomi State Park), here’s some weekend links you might have missed…

Live Blog of the Dem Candidate Forum for Assembly District 77

Posted September 8th, 2010 @ 7:07 PM by

Live Blog whooooo!

Assembly District 77 Round Up 9-07-2010

Posted September 7th, 2010 @ 6:06 AM by

As the Democratic primary part of this race winds down, there is a tremendous amount of activity going on. Here I will try to capture some of it. 1. First off, if you want to see the Democratic candidates at a forum, here is where you can (tomorrow – September 8th): The forum will be […]

WI Assembly District 77 Super Round Up

Posted July 26th, 2010 @ 8:02 AM by

Okay, lots of things going on in the 77th Assembly District race, so I’m just going to summarize as much as I can: The Capital Times asks who is a legitimate candidate (Fred Wade centric) Barbara Lawton endorses Fred Wade: That’s gotta be helpful I think. Fred Wade has also been endorsed by Ed Garvey […]

More District 77 Follow Ups

Posted May 12th, 2010 @ 10:35 AM by

I spoke with County Supervisor Al Matano and he is not running. His county board district is in a key part of the assembly district though, so… Anyways, the Wisconsin State Journal has noted a new candidate (along with mentioning County Supervisors Brett Hulsey and Dianne Hesselbein): But former Middleton mayor Doug Zwank, who had […]