This year the race for the Supreme Court is the first judicial contest in the country to use public financing. And it might be the last in Wisconsin. The budget Gov. Scott Walker proposed on Tuesday would effectively render the Impartial Justice Law ineffective.
Private citizen sues senator 3-2-11
A power to the people, David vs. Goliath battle just erupted from the Wisconsin budget war. Private citizen Kevin Barthel of Lakewood is like many citizens who are angry that the 14 AWOL Democrat senators are not doing their job. But unlike most people, Barthel is doing something about it.
Watch as Senator Glenn Grothman (R-West Bend) was trapped and bullied by protesters yesterday as he tried to enter the capital. Senator Grothman can be seen trying to go to work at the state capital when a mob of pro-union protesters surrounds and heckles him. Grothman does not appear to be physically harmed. The pro-union […]
Today Governor Walker releases his two-year budget for Wisconsin. It’s not going to be pretty folks. But hard decisions rarely are. Wisconsin faces a 3.6 billion dollar shortfall. That debt isn’t going to magically go away, and because the Wisconsin Constitution requires a balanced budget, Governor Walker is in the middle of the proverbial rock and […]
Yesterday a poll was released by Democrat affiliated Public Policy Polling of Raleigh, North Carolina that claimed Governor Scott Walker would lose in a re-vote of last Novembers election. Public Policy Polling was founded by, and still led by, Democratic pollster Dean Debnam, whose political contributions show a considerable Democratic bias. Public Policy Polling doesn’t […]
Despite campaigning to remove partisian politics from the state supreme court, a review of JoAnne Kloppenburg’s donors shows that her supporters are anything but bipartisian. A radical pro-abortion group, liberal politicians, environmental groups upset about global warming, radical groups helping organize protests against Gov. Scott Walkers budget repair bill, and a lot of DNR employees […]
With over 40 percent of private sector employers not even offering health insurance, show me an employee who wouldn’t jump at the chance to have the coverage Wisconsin state employees will enjoy even with a modified insurance plan. Click here to see details about the program.
Tomorrow Gov. Scott Walker will release his two-year budget for the state. According to the governor, it will include over one billion dollars in cuts to schools and local governments. Most of the cuts are expected to be related to schools. Gov. Walker confirmed that the $900 million dollars in cuts to the general school aid […]
Hours after days long debate on the budget repair bill ended with the Assembly voting for the bill, the Senate took up the issue. With all 14 Democrats still AWOL there wasn’t much debate on the bill, but there was no way it could pass and be sent to Governor Walker without at least one […]