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The Scramble to Replace Bill Kramer

Who's running? Who's looking?

"Shut Up," They Explained

McCuetcheon is a victory, but a baby step.

Are the Bucks A Consolation Prize For Billionaire Bundler?

Instead of Paris, he gets a basketball team. And: is the gambling going to be problem?

Keep it Personal

Citizens have a right to participate in their government.

My Last Dance Here

We're hiring.

The Daily Obamacare Train Wreck, April 17, 2014

Brilliant political idea of the day: Run Kathleen Sieblius for senate!

MacIver Institute's 2014 End of Session Awards

Steel spines, citizen legislators and blowhards.

The Daily Obamacare Train Wreck. April 16, 2014

Census changes mean we may never know whether Obamacare worked.

More Shootings; More Silence From Our Black Leaders

When will we have our own epiphany?

Verona Rebounds: Hometown USA Rights Itself

How this one Wisconsin city fought back against the organized Left.

The John Doe: Investigating the Investigators

Ruling lets targets turn the tables on the prosecutors.

Who Is The Front-Runner To Succeed Tom Petri?

Among the candidates, who has the biggest advantage?

daily takes

RightWisconsin Week in Review - April 18, 2014

Act 10, Secession, a Bucks arena, Primary season, and more.

Act 10 Upheld... Again

Are we reaching the end of the legal challenges?

At Last: Credit Where It's Due

A newspaper understands the wisdom of the Medicaid decision.

Senate Democrats Raise Money Off Dale Schultz's Retirement

"Continue the progressive legacies of our retiring Senators."

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April 18, 2014 | Key Reads

Your daily roundup.

Caption Contest

Mary Burke examines the state of her campaign.

Wisconsin Unemployment Rate Drops Below 6%

Lowest rate since November 2008.

Voces de la Frontera Slapped With GAB Fine

Voces failed to disclose spending in special election.

Ryan, Duffy Hold Commanding Cash Leads Over Opponents

Ryan holds a 53 to 1 cash on hand advantage.

April 17, 2014 | Key Reads

New developments on a variety of Obama scandals. Plus: the governor faces criticism from his own family?

Spittin' Mad: Unhinged Leftist Arrested After Going Off in GOP Office

"She said I was a scumbag and she was right up to my face and spit in my face"

Gov. Walker: "There's still a lot more work to be done"

Gov. Walker joins Charlie Sykes a day after campaign announcement.

MacIver: "Wisconsin Taxpayers Are Smarter Than Citizen Action Thinks"

"Citizen Action cannot fool the taxpayers of this state."

Dane County Approves Pay Raises, Skirts Act 10

Pay raises offset Act 10 savings.

Dear Hank, Remember Me?

"Some of these people wore white shirts with starched collars, and some didn't. But I can assure you, Hank, that non of them wore hoods."

Common Sense Takes Beating in EPA Case

EPA Won't Have to Consider Costs When Regulating Power Plants, Appeals Court Says

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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


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Your daily roundup.
New developments on a variety of Obama scandals. Plus: the governor faces criticism from his own family?
Walker, Tax Day, Ukraine, Obamacare, and more.

What Should Mike Ellis Do?

Retire / not run again. After 4 decades it's time for someone new anyway.
Wait and see how bad the fallout from the video is.
Be defiant. Announce he's running for re-election no matter what.


Charlie Sykes

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