In response to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker saying professors need to spent more time in the classroom, University of Wisconsin system President Ray Cross came rushing to the defense of UW professors, claiming they already work hard. Unfortunately for Cross, it appears he has never met the radical UW professor who spends most of his time pushing his […]
Montana Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock pulled out all the stops last night in his semiannual State of the State Address, launching a fiery tirade against the legislature’s Republican caucus for so far refusing to expand Medicaid as part of Obamacare.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin is trying to claim a survey they recently released shows the number of police stops in the city of Milwaukee is undermining the public’s trust in the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD). But what the survey appears to actually show is how inept the Wisconsin ACLU is at analyzing […]
A proposal to raise Montana’s gasoline tax by 5 cents a gallon would use 40 percent of the amount raised by the tax increase to fund mass transit projects.
Despite trying to evade a public records request, Milwaukee Alderman Nik Kovac has been caught red-handed using his office for a political purpose – a practice clearly outlawed by Wisconsin state statute. According to e-mails obtained with the help of the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty, Kovac used public resources and his staff to […]
It has become apparent that being called out for failing to report a major news story after 36 hours is the last straw for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s managing editor. In fact, the managing editor – who will become the paper’s top editor next month – went so far off the deep end following conservative […]
According to a Media Trackers’ open records request, a University of Wisconsin Sociology Department center is using its resources to assist a Wisconsin based union-front group in lobbying both state and local governments on minimum wage legislation. The UW wage studies being used by Wisconsin’s Left to attack conservative wage policies were created for the union-front group Wisconsin Jobs […]
In a conference with Montana state legislators yesterday, Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich sought support for a state resolution calling for a federal balanced budget amendment and discussed the dangers of out-of-control federal spending. He then called on the state to expand Medicaid as part of Obamacare.
Throwing austerity to the wind, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) used the country’s improving economic numbers to call for more spending from state and federal lawmakers on a host of issues from infrastructure, to education, to healthcare in his semi-annual speech to the Montana state legislature.
Just three months ago a Waukesha criminal defense attorney, who is now running to fill a vacant Waukesha County Circuit Court seat, asked a judge to give his 22-year-old client probation for the crime of impregnating a 14-year-old child – despite his client admitting to the crime. Ron Sonderhouse, who is running to replace outgoing […]