If you have not heard by now, one of Scott Walkers closest allies, Cynthia Archer, was recently promoted to a civil service job where she received an almost 12% raise and is making $31,000/yr over her predecessor. To make matters worse, she was “promoted” to this job despite the fact that she did not apply […]
On October 28th 2013, Democrat Mary Burke launched her campaign to be the next Governor of the great state of Wisconsin. When Mary Burke was deciding to run and since she declared her intentions to run for office, her top political adviser she hired was Tanya Bjork. Tanya Bjork’s political career goes all the way […]
“Not paying fairly, not giving a job because you are only looking at how to make a profit, that goes against God.” Pope Francis Madison’s Annual Bratfest will have a new flavor this year, a fifth stage sprinkled with a dose of “Christianity”. The festival’s turn toward faith mirrors that of Tim Metcalfe, a co-owner […]
If you read the news today, you may know about a so-called “$700 million transportation shortfall” that Scott Walker talked about at an economic development conference in Janesville on Tuesday. Yes, WISDOT has plans to spend $700 million more than is projected to come in from gasoline taxes in the next two years. Typically when […]
One of my favorite charities – Camp Kesem – UW Madison, is having their annual fundraiser – Make the Magic. Make the Magic is our only annual fundraising event. At this event, we also hope to spread the word throughout our community to tell more people about Camp Kesem! When? Saturday, April 26, 2014 from […]
The UW system created a new job- Vice President of University Relations at the University of Wisconsin System. Many immensely qualified people applied for this job, unfortunately we found out that only one qualification mattered….the ability to kiss the ring of the republicans in charge of our state. For this important qualification, they found the […]
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WHERE IS the OUTRAGE?
I think that sometimes people view politics as something that exists purely on a left-to-right axis. Hit the middle of the political spectrum and you win. But I think that is an oversimplification. Note this article by Bruce Murphy: Ten points where Gov. Walker is vulnerable. Now, without debating the merits of these 10 points […]
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State Motto: "Forward" Reflecting Wisconsin's continuous drive to be a national leader, the state adopted "Forward" as the official state motto in 1851. From Wisconsin.gov