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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.

A Prohibitionist Turns Bootlegger

After years of righteous objection to campaign money, Russ Feingold made a organization to shaking the trees...for campaign money.

How to Make the Bucks Arena Deal Less Bad

It's not good, but it can be made less bad.

daily takes

VA Inspector General Who Botched Tomah Investigation Chooses Retirement

Richard Griffin heads for the door before he's shown it.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - July 1, 2015

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

Defending the American Dream Summit

The leading grassroots conference for conservatives.

Strawberries

Shirley's delusion.

Key Reads - July 1, 2015

State Budget, Bucks Arena, Milwaukee Bus Strike, Tomah VA, Hillary's Emails, Gay Marriage, Jeb Bush's Taxes, Greece is in Default and More.

UW-Stevens Point "Microagression" List Makes National Headlines

Oh the things we have to do to avoid "readers' trauma."

How the Supreme Court Could Take the Act 10 Reforms National

After last year's "Harris v. Quinn" ruling, public employee unions are very worried.

7 Things The Vos Prevailing Wage Plan Doesn't Do

Vos plan only protects the prevailing wage's status quo.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - June 30, 2015

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

Key Reads - June 30, 2015

Prevailing Wage, Bucks Arena, Milwaukee Bus Strike, Transportation Spending, Gay Marriage, SCOTUS Term Wraps Up, Is Google a Monopoly, and More

What They're Saying: Proponents and Critics Weigh in on Assembly Prevailing Wage Reform

"It's good to know that Speaker Vos has reached a compromise with the special interests on prevailing wage," said Nass

Sunday Insight: Gay Marriage, Budget In-Fighting, and the Confederate Flag

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

NRSC Web Ad: "Russ Feingold is Now Everything he used to Despise."

"Two-Faced Feingold" looks at the Russ Feingold of 1992 to the Russ Feingold of today.

Kaufmann: Complexity of Prevailing Wage Breeds Cronyism

Why big business is supporting prevailing wage.

Scott Walker Buzz Index - June 29, 2015

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

Key Reads - June 29, 2015

Rebecca Bradley, Wisconsin Energy, Gay Marriage Ruling, the Culture Wars, Bernie Sanders, OPM Hack, Trade, Greek Debt and More

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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

The latest in national news and commentary on a likely "Run for the White House" by Gov. Scott Walker.
State Budget, Bucks Arena, Milwaukee Bus Strike, Tomah VA, Hillary's Emails, Gay Marriage, Jeb Bush's Taxes, Greece is in Default 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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