Friday, December 9th, 2016

Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond my control, I was not able to attend last night’s candidate forum.  However, Joe Petrie from the Waukesha Freeman was there. Taxes, the economy and jobs dominated the discussion Tuesday, with each candidate telling the audience why they’re the best person for the job. “At this point, nothing is sacred,” […]

Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima and State Assembly candidate Chris Kapenga could both use a new thesaurus. We’re told that Scrima did not really endorse Kapenga for Assembly, he merely supports Kapenga. “I’m friends with Chris. He’s a good guy,” Scrima said. “I have not given him political support or public support. I explicitly told him […]

Local conservative political activist Troy Fullerton pleaded guilty to one count of fraud in a case involving cell phones from his former employer. One of the terms of the plea bargain is a sentence recommendation from the prosecutors for 33 months. The sentencing date has not been set. I met Troy after he ran in […]

If last year was a rough year in the personal life of State Representative Scott Newcomer, this year the hangover presents a real challenge to his career in politics. Newcomer’s challengers for the Republican party nomination are coming into the race with more money on hand than the incumbent. In one case, a lot more […]

State Representative Scott Newcomer’s troubles keep growing.  He now has another challenger for the Republican nomination, business owner Chris Kapenga.  From the press release: He is a Certified Public Accountant and owns Integrity Holdings, LLC, a business investment company.  Chris is acting President of Integrated Time Systems, LLC, which is an international provider of workforce time management solutions with over […]

Spoke with Joe DeKlotz about his campaign for state assembly at the Wales Municipal Chili Cook-off today. DeKlotz is taking on troubled State Rep. Scott Newcomer in the Republican Primary in the 33rd Assembly district. DeKlotz, a 25-year resident of the district, is a realtor from Delafield. DeKlotz claims he is running for the position, […]