Monday, August 31st, 2015

Note: Now that I’ve returned from vacation, I’m catching up on my posts of articles that I have written for other sites. Waukesha Freeman February 19, 2015 Page A6 Opinion Chmura case haunts judicial race 14 years later Maxwell highlights questionable endorsement It’s not surprising that someone as well-connected as Waukesha County judge candidate Mike […]

Waukesha Freeman February 26, 2015 Page A6 Opinion The right to be melodramatic Protesters take logic, actions to extreme Passage of right-to-work legislation will not mean the end of the world. What it will mean is that workers will have more freedom, the right to choose whether to pay dues to a union that may […]

Over at the MacIver Institute, I have a new op-ed regarding our Secretary of State Doug La Follette’s attempt to save his office space, put in danger by the governor’s proposed budget. Not only should his office space be taken away, they should take away the elected office La Follette holds. Print this entry

Waukesha Freeman 2/5/15 Page A6 Opinion IGNORE THE QUACKERY Get kids immunized now It should be inconceivable that children are still getting diseases like whooping cough and the measles. We have vaccines to take care of these diseases. All it takes is for responsible parents to have their children vaccinated. Yet all it took was […]

Taking a bite out of crime fears Waukesha is no hive of scum and villainy Waukesha Freeman Thursday, January 22, 2015 Page A8 Opinion The murder of Citgo station clerk Saeed Sharwani rattled the community last week. When the Waukesha Freeman asked online if residents thought Waukesha was an unsafe place to live, the vast […]

Earlier this week the Washington Post reported Sen Rand Paul hired Chip Englander to run his presidential campaign. Over at RightWisconsin, I noted Englander’s history in Wisconsin of running Mark Neumann’s campaigns, including the Republican gubernatorial primary in 2010. Walker supporters remember that Neumann effort for it’s dishonest and vile attacks.  Which prompted me to ask, In the […]

Waukesha Freeman January 15, 2015 Page A6 Opinion Scott Walker’s STATE OF THE STATE for an Iowa audience Governor Scott Walker’s State of the State address was shorter than normal. In less than a half-hour, Walker managed to say they cut taxes, grew jobs, improved the schools, helped disabled people and “Go Packers!” I actually […]

Governor Scott Walker’s 2015 State of the State Address Madison – Today, Governor Scott Walker delivered his 2015 State of the State Address. Below is a copy of his remarks as prepared for delivery: Speaker Vos, Speaker Pro Tem August, President Lazich, Majority Leader Fitzgerald, Minority Leader Shilling, Minority Leader Barca, members of the Wisconsin […]

So the paranoia primary begins. Jim Geraghty at National Review Online wrote an unflattering article about Dr. Ben Carson’s unsavory endorsement of a suspect supplement company.  It got the expected reaction, which is, “How dare you criticize Saint Carson?” Jonathan Bernstein at Bloomberg View puts the Geraghty article onto the Grassy Knoll by saying some […]

Confessions of a Cowboys fan It’s not easy being blue in a green and gold state I called my mom the other day asking if she had any pictures of me when I was little wearing clothes with my favorite football team on it. She told me she didn’t, and even if I had clothes […]