(The following is one in a series of posts looking at the players; political, media, or activist, who were prominent in the 2011-12 Wisconsin Recalls. Monday is the 5th anniversary of the failed effort to recall Governor Scott Walker in the wake of Act 10.) One of the youngest state party chairmen when he was […]
It is almost poetic that the Democratic Party of Wisconsin’s convention this weekend falls just two days before the 5th anniversary of the failed recall attempt of Governor Scott Walker. Wisconsin Democrats have been so marginalized since that crushing defeat that infighting among Republicans on transportation generates most of the drama in Madison these days. Wisconsin […]
How do you appeal to voters statewide when your party seems married to two of the state’s most populous counties? That’s the question the Democratic Party of Wisconsin (DPW) has going before it as it prepares to meet in early June for its annual state convention outside Middleton. How can the party move past its […]
If there’s one thing that unites most Democrats in Wisconsin and the rest of the country, it is hatred of Donald Trump and other elected Republicans such as Scott Walker and Paul Ryan. Beyond that, they are as divided as ever on everything from stances on public policy to where to take the party politically […]
It is often said that pitchers who give up home runs and quarterbacks who throw interceptions need to have short memories. In recent years, congressional Democrats have also found a short memory to be one of the more useful tools in their box. Earlier this year Democrats cried scandal when President Trump fired federal prosecutors […]
VIDEO: A Democratic activist speaking at a DNC-hosted press conference claims Congressman Paul Ryan believes rape is just contraception. He’s never claimed that.
In a massive flip-flop, 6 Senate Democrats and the Democratic Party are praising and supporting a $400 million giveaway to billionaire sports team owners.
It sure didn’t take long for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin to forget about its 2014 gubernatorial nominee Mary Burke.
Yesterday, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin put out a press release, and today they rolled out a twitter graphic, claiming Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) suspended the state’s “wind-siting rules.” Democrats claim the decision cost the state $1.8 billion in wind power investments and about 1,000 jobs. The claim is completely false, however. According to […]
As the Dem Party of Wis. debates its party platform, it seems their pick to run for governor may have a hard time living up to its requirements.