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1st Senate GOP Primary: Analyzing the Jacque Win

Tuesday’s GOP primary for a June special election for the vacant 1st District Senate seat could be called “The Tale of Two David and Goliaths.” Early on, it appeared Jacque was the more formidable candidate. He is a well established state representative whose conservative bona fides are unquestioned. Jacque announced his candidacy shortly after former […]

Free Speech Prevails at UWSP

While there was an attempt at the University of Stevens Point to shut down a “NRA University” event last week, free speech has prevailed as the event was reported a success. Matt Kittle of the MacIver Institute reported that posters for the event were continually being removed, however, despite the actions of those against the event, Amelia […]

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Polce Finances Raise Questions

The news that House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Janesville) would retire from Congress at the end of the current session t has lead to a re-examination of other Republican campaigns vying for Wisconsin’s First Congressional District. While not getting many second look by the voters, Nick Polce is certainly getting them from political observers. Polce may […]

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Bryce’s Braggadocio Doesn’t Match Reality

After the news that Speaker of The House Paul Ryan would not be running for re-election began spreading, many Democrats began to claim it was because Ryan feared likely Democratic opponent Randy “Ironstache” Bryce. But the taunts aren’t rooted in statistical reality. The Journal Sentinel reported that both of Ryan’s would-be competitors had a lot […]

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A Tom Steyer Primer

You may recognize Democratic mega-donor Tom Steyer from his personally funded TV ads that called for President Trump’s impeachment, but now his funds and focus have shifted to Wisconsin in an effort to help Democrats win the midterm elections. But just what does Steyer stand for? According to Forbes.com Steyer’s net worth as of 4/10/18 […]

The Man Behind This Billboard

A  billboard sponsored by the “Mad Dog PAC” claiming “The NRA is a terrorist organization,” has caught the attention of Wisconsinites and two more similar billboards might be on the way. The PAC’s leader, Claude Taylor, is no stranger to controversy, and through the “Mad Dog PAC” has plans of increasing the number of of […]

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Dallet Exposes Her Recusal Hypocrisy

What Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Rebecca Dallet says on the campaign trail is not what she appears to be practicing on her own bench. For months now, liberal advocates have tried to make the issue of when a judge should recuse themselves from cases before the Wisconsin State Supreme Court. The apparent goal is […]