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Pass the Full Repeal of Prevailing Wage for Local Government

We are on the verge of another great reform.

A Blessing in Disguise?

Putting Obamacare back in the hands of Congress.

The Wisconsin Republicans Bay of Pigs Moment

Why did no Republicans oppose open records changes?

The Budget Deal: What's In, What's Out, What's About to Happen

Prevailing Wage, Transportation, and the Arena.

Wisconsin Democrats' Profile in Cowardice

It takes real political courage to not do anything meaningful for seven years.

Cindy Archer Sues John Chisholm: "I Was Targeted Because of My Politics"

"Plain violation of the First Amendment and federal civil rights statutes."

The Supreme Court Makes it Up To Save Obamacare

This doesn't help the court's reputation.

Why The Same Sex Marriage Decision Isn't Rooted in Sound Legal Reasoning

Kennedy's decision is law because five is greater than four.

daily takes

Assembly Conservatives Rally Around Prevailing Wage Repeal for Local Goverment

"I encourage all my legislative colleagues to back the Lasee-Hutton proposal."

AFP Launches Ad Campaign Targeting 5 GOP Senators on Prevailing Wage Repeal

"We are on the verge of passing another major conservative reform."

Madison Proposes 1000% Hike in Café Seating Fees

Dramatic increase in licensing fee could lead to end of sidewalk cafes in Madison.

Defending the American Dream Summit

The leading grassroots conference for conservatives.

Rep. Bob Gannon: Prevailing Wage Repeal Must Be Attached to the Budget

"If it's attached to the budget, it has to get passed."

Sen. Baldwin: 1st Amendment Doesn’t Apply to Individuals

To Wisconsin's junior senator, "Freedom of Religion" only applies to your time in church.

Sunday Insight: State Budget, Milwaukee's Bus Strike and Bloody Summer

Charlie Sykes and panelists discuss the biggest stories of the week.

A Teenager Recounts The John Doe Raids

"He asked if he could call a lawyer. They said no."

Scott Walker Buzz Index - July 6, 2015

The latest in national news and commentary on a likely "Run for the White House" by Gov. Scott Walker.

Key Reads - July 6, 2015

Open Records, Flynn Reappointed Chief, Obama in La Crosse, John Doe, Overtime Rules, Feel the Bern, George Takei / Clarence Thomas, and More.

It's Out: Scott Walker, Legislative Leaders to Remove Changes to Open Records Law

"We are steadfastly committed to open and accountable government."

Conservative Groups Blast Changes to Open Records Law

"Transparency is not a liberal or conservative issue."

#FeelTheBern: Madison Loves Bernie Sanders

Madison Democrats explain their love of the Vermont Senator.

Why is Milwaukee County Giving Away Land for $1 Again?

Nearby lot for proposed "Entertainment District" sells at two and a half times its accessed value.

Scott Walker to Announce Presidential Run in Waukesha

NBCNews is reporting he's filing required paperwork today with announcement around July 13.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - July 2, 2015

The latest in national news and commentary on a likely "Run for the White House" by Gov. Scott Walker.

Key Reads - July 2, 2015

Milwaukee Bus Strike, Bucks Arena, Zoo Interchange, Bernie Sanders in Madison, Obama in La Crosse, Ex-Im Bank, 2016 Buzz, Gay Marriage, and More.

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favorite takes

Estimates from the Cap Times put Mary Burke’s income at higher than $1.36 million last year. There is no question that Burke could self-fund her campaign. Either she is having a hard time raising money, or Burke is unwilling to bet big on her own campaign. 



-Collin Roth

The Roth Report

The the downside is, our watchdog media ( ha ha ) will not do what years ago was routine good fact finding. If it is not pro their agenda, why look?


-Mike Heimbach

Wisconsin John Doe Witch Hunt: Worse Than IRS Scandal

Wow, loser at PolitiFRAUD's Wisconsin franchise is even less professional than outfit's usual low standards


-Phil Kerpen  @kerpen


-@Kerpen

Twitter / kerpen:

key reads

The latest in national news and commentary on a likely "Run for the White House" by Gov. Scott Walker.
Open Records, Flynn Reappointed Chief, Obama in La Crosse, John Doe, Overtime Rules, Feel the Bern, George Takei / Clarence Thomas, and More.
The latest in national news and commentary on a likely "Run for the White House" by Gov. Scott Walker.

If You Could Change One Thing About the Bucks Arena Deal, What Would it Be?

Add a Ticket Surcharge
Increase the Owners' Contribution
Add Naming Rights to the Discussion
It's Fine Just as it is.
 

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