Friday, October 28th, 2016

When Mayor Jeff Scrima first ran for office, he promised “transparency.” Since then he’s been sued for open records, has been caught telling other elected officials and government employees not to cooperate with open records requests, and has defended publicly public officials who have obstructed open records requests. In case anyone thinks a second administration […]

Scott Bittler makes an excellent point about the opportunity lost by Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima when he decided to boycott President Barack Obama’s visit to our city because Obama and Governor Scott Walker are both “extremists.” I don’t care about Scrima’s political or nonpolitical motivations for turning down the invitation, but I do care that […]

It’s nice to see my latest column for RightWisconsin getting some positive attention since it’s so personal to me. In the column I explain a little bit about virtual schools, why it is not homeschooling, and why school choice is so important for parents. It’s school choice week, and every parent’s choice of school for their […]

Waukesha Freeman January 30, 2014  Page 5A Opinion Show respect for the president Scrima wrong to skip visit City of Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima made it very clear in an email to the media on Monday that he would like to avoid President Barack Obama like a Christmas Parade. Scrima said that he would not […]

From the press release sent this afternoon: Waukesha, WI – Assembly Majority Leader Bill Kramer (R-Waukesha) issued the following statement today on President Obama’s visit to General Electric’s Waukesha Gas Engine: “I am proud to have so many great businesses in Waukesha, not the least of which is General Electric’s Waukesha Gas Engine. As a […]

The Milwaukee County Board Finance, Personnel and Audit Committee will be discussing a Living wage proposal today that will affect not only what Milwaukee County pays its employees, it will also affect businesses that do contract work for the county. As I write over at the MacIver Institute, this will have a devastating effect on […]

Waukesha rib joint Pat’s Rib Place made this announcement on their Facebook page: Hi to our awesome customers! Pat’s Rib Place just signed a production deal with a company from California who wants to pitch the restaurant to networks as a REALITY SHOW! Here in Lil Ole Waukesha. What do you think about this? We […]

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Don Behm reports Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima called Governor Scott Walker “an extremist” and compared him with President Barack Obama. The first-term mayor is comfortable in calling out Obama and Walker as extremists not for advocating extreme measures, as a dictionary might define the term, but for refusing to compromise, Scrima […]

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