Illinois is surrounded. Surrounded that is, by six states with right-to-work laws, and to counter what many in the Land of Lincoln feel may be the inevitable (Enactment of its own law), forces of the status quo are doing a full court press to maintain it. Among those is a familiar face to Wisconsinites, former Doyle […]
By definition, a Wisconsin job is one located in Wisconsin. Unless you are One Wisconsin Now. The far left group’s Deputy Director, Mike Browne, bemoaned in a recent blog post that Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn’s proposed Wisconsin facility near the state line might hire some people who currently don’t live in the state. In the […]
It has been nearly a year since Huffington Post ran a piece arguing that the repeal of of prevailing wage laws would disproportionately harm veterans. Media Trackers deconstructed the argument and revealed the myth in the argument in October, 2016. After failing to stop a partial repeal of Wisconsin’s prevailing wage law last session, union backed […]
The state of Illinois is nearly $12 billion in debt, which has forced lawmakers to scramble for whatever sources of tax revenue they can. Republican Illinois Governor Bruce Launer has been portrayed in the media as Illinois’ Scott Walker: a GOP reformer trying to bring big state government down to size. Yet, if the latest proposal goes […]
Missouri could soon become the third U.S. state to implement workplace freedom since 2012, joining the 24 states where workers are already protected from being forced to pay union dues as a condition of employment.
Ohio Representative Rex Damschroder (R-Fremont) described House Bill 207 (HB 207) as an attempt to “get out in front” of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) use by law enforcement in testimony before the House Transportation, Public Safety, and Homeland Security Committee this week.
Americans fled forced unionism states en masse for workplace freedom states between 2000 and 2010, based on a Tax Foundation analysis released August 19.
By Collin Roth At Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Milwaukee, a massive Obama get-out-the-vote operation was under way this morning as canvassers lined up to grab literature and a sack lunch before boarding motor coaches to canvass the city of Milwaukee. Most of the buses and motor coaches bore Illinois license plates with brands […]
After days of granting interviews from an “undisclosed location” Wausau’s WAOW reported that the Badger 14 are holed up in Harvard, Illinois. Harvard is on the border of Illinois and Wisconsin which makes sense since AWOL Senator Tim Carpenter commented that he could see Wisconsin from his window. In an interview with Milwaukee’s WTMJ the senator […]