Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

This is Waukesha Superintendent Todd Gray’s first-ever snowstorm as Superintendent of a school district. Will he panic? Will he just flip a coin? Will he face the wrath of the parents if he makes a bad call? It’s going to snow all night long. The kids are counting on you, Mr. Gray. Print this entry

A small buzz is growing about the unconstitutionality of picking Senator Clinton to become Secretary of State. Unfortunately for the senator, congress voted for a pay raise for the cabinet office, and the constitution expressly forbids a member of the legislative branch from taking the office after they vote on the pay raise. However, as […]

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Paul and Jessica Bucher are suing a West Bend hotel because their daughter burned her hands by putting them on the glass shielding a gas fireplace. Their daughter was burned sufficiently that she had to receive emergency treatment and continued medical treatment because of the burns. I’m surprised this is receiving press coverage at all. […]

A poll by the Wisconsin Policy Research Institute, inc., and Diversified Research surveyed over 600 Wisconsin residents and found 73% were opposed to raising taxes on business. Wisconsin residents oppose raising taxes on business profits by a range of 73% opposing it while only 19% supported raising taxes. These are among the key findings about […]

State Representative Bill Kramer sent his Thanksgiving greetings to his constituents in this morning’s Waukesha Freeman (a bargain at 50 cents, not just on Black Friday). Almost 500 years ago, a group of Pilgrims set forth to a new country, to find a new way of life, a new way to practice their faith. And […]

Dave Blaska notes that Verona mayor Jon Hochkammer may join Nancy Mistele in campaign to unseat Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk. He is currently serving his second term as mayor of Verona, one of the fastest and smartest-growing communities in Dane County. He joined the Verona City Council in 1997. Just Monday night, he finished […]

For this week’s column in the Waukesha Freeman, I mention a few of the things for which I am grateful. I am especially grateful I am not having dinner with an editor of the New York Times: Alaskan Gov. Sarah Palin recently did the Thanksgiving photo opportunity of pardoning the Thanksgiving turkey at a turkey […]

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This is a nice fluff article about the Obama Thanksgiving tradition. But it neglects one thing. To Whom does Obama give thanks? Print this entry