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Let the Taxpayers Prevail

There's still time to do what's right.

Keeping Wisconsin's Workforce Drug Free

A helping hand into the workforce.

Howard Marklein's Moment

What will he choose?

No Speaker Vos, Repealing the Prevailing Wage is Not A Tough Vote

It's only tough if taxpayer interests are a secondary concern.

Hail to the Chief

A new day on the court.

Dear Republican Legislators: Prioritize Taxpayer Savings Over Campaign Donations

Those campaign donations aren't worth selling out taxpayers.

Could the Tea Party Elect Russ Feingold in 2016?

Many conservatives frustrated by Sen. Ron Johnson.

New Poll Suggests Path For Bucks Deal

Sharp contrast with MU poll numbers.

Milwaukee DA John Chisholm Lets The Mask Slip. Again.

My, what thin skins these prosecutors have.

daily takes

A New Gas Tax Push?

The latest rumblings.

Meet The Prevailing Wage Enforcers Who Are Sticking It To Taxpayers

And the Democratic State Rep who earns a healthy paycheck.

POLL: If the GOP Primary were Today...?

With three new candidates entering the race this week, who's your candidate at this point for 2016?

Sunday Insight: Baltimore, Prevailing Wage, and the New Chief Justice

Charlie and panelists discuss the biggest stories of the week.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - May 4, 2015

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

Key Reads - May 4, 2015

John Doe, Prevailing Wage, Uber / Lyft, Baltimore / Police Shootings, Fast Track, 2016 Field to Increase, the Economics of Bowling, and More.

Sen. Howard Marklein to Kill the Full Repeal of Prevailing Wage in Committee

"I believe that we can reform and improve the prevailing wage law."

RightWisconsin Week in Review - May 1, 2015

Baltimore, Prevailing Wage, Shirley Abrahamson, and more.

Madison Library Exhibits Anti-Police Art

Library's displaying of "Don't Shoot" has upset police unions.

It's Working: AFSCME Councils Merge Because of Declining Dues, Membership

With membership declined by two-thirds, state's three AFSCME councils merging into one entity.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - May 1, 2015

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

Key Reads - May 1, 2015

Prevailing Wage, State Supreme Court, Tomah VA, Bucks Arena, John Doe, Baltimore, 2016 Buzz, House Passes Budget, California Drought and More.

Rep. Rob Hutton on Prevailing Wage Repeal: If Not Now, When?

"As important, if not more important, than many of the reforms we've pursued."

County Supervisors Draft Resolution to Oppose Funding Streetcar

What starts as "downtown Milwaukee's" streetcar will likely become "Milwaukee County's" problem.

Sen. Ron Johnson Issues First Subpoenas in Senate Investigation of Tomah VA

Johnson's Senate committee just one of many on-going investigations into Tomah VA.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - April 30, 2015

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

Key Reads - April 30, 2015

A New Chief Justice, Prevailing Wage, Uber, Herb Kohler Steps Down, Dahmer's Killer Speaks, More IRS Emails Found, Clinton Cash, Baltimore, and More.

Do Chisholm's Public Comments on John Doe Cross Ethical Line?

Chisholm's recent outbursts have raised eyebrows among the legal ethics community.

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favorite takes

Estimates from the Cap Times put Mary Burke‚Äôs 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

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key reads

With three new candidates entering the race this week, who's your candidate at this point for 2016?
The latest in national news and commentary on a likely "Run for the White House" by Gov. Scott Walker.
John Doe, Prevailing Wage, Uber / Lyft, Baltimore / Police Shootings, Fast Track, 2016 Field to Increase, the Economics of Bowling, and More.

If the GOP Primary were held today, who'd get your vote?

Jeb Bush
Ted Cruz
Rand Paul
Marco Rubio
Scott Walker
 

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