Welcome to the inaugural edition of our Media Trackers Podcast!
State Representative Mandela Barnes (D-Milwaukee) attended a Halloween party dressed as Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke. Barnes has made no secret of his distaste for Clarke in the past, even going so far as to question if he is even black last year. This year Barnes decided to up the ante. In an outfit complete […]
Madison Police have made an arrest in the bomb scare case that temporarily halted the Assembly’s budget debate last week.
Campaign finance records show that ahead of a vote on a special interest favor sought by some Wisconsin dentists, the political arm of the Wisconsin Dental Association busily channeled campaign contributions to lawmakers. The Wisconsin Dental Association is the prime driving force behind legislation that would unilaterally rewrite private contracts in a way that free-market […]
A public school official in Wisconsin took to Twitter yesterday to politicize the tragedy of the Boston Marathon bombing. Paul Fischer of the Alma Center School District tweeted on Monday afternoon: “Worth noting: Today is Patriots day. An important day to militia movements in our country. The same day Tim Mcveigh chose to bomb Okla […]
Declaring the Circus World Museum to be “Wisconsin’s crown jewel” with nothing like it perhaps in the “galaxy,” Circus World supporters told the legislature’s Joint Finance Committee last week that state taxpayers need to spend millions of dollars to support the museum in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Circus World Foundation, a private entity that runs the Circus […]