Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Waukesha Freeman 9/22/2016 Page A6 Opinion Reince, Never means Never Trump Conservatives will be in opposition if Trump wins One of the advantages of living in Wisconsin is that the outcome of the presidential campaign is relatively predetermined. A Republican has not won our state’s electoral votes since 1984. Unless Hillary Clinton’s prevarications begin to […]

Waukesha Freeman March 10, 2016 Page A6 Opinion Time, context matter Bradley should be forgiven for college comments It’s impossible not to be frustrated with the revelations that state Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley wrote some awful anti-homosexual remarks in the student newspaper at Marquette 24 years ago. Even in 1992, 24 years ago when […]

DEATH OF NANCY REAGAN – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION As a mark of respect for the memory of Nancy Reagan, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, that […]

President Barack Obama is coming to Milwaukee today to celebrate the number of Milwaukeeans enrolled in Obamacare. At the MacIver Institute, I explained what the president is likely to see and why we really have nothing to celebrate: Those poor souls who entered the Obamacare exchange to buy health insurance found the insurance pickings a […]

Here is the proclamation from the President of the United States regarding the lowering of flag for Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. It’s pretty short. Print this entry

UW-Madison has winnowed the list of candidates for the open spokesman position to just three people. Unfortunately, one of the three finalists is an Obama campaign hack. Over at RightWisconsin, I explain why that’s just a bad idea for a university struggling to get along with a Republican legislature. Universities should not be the golden […]

Political pundits often make political predictions and are never held accountable for them. My predictions are often no better than anyone else’s predictions and they’re often made tongue-in-cheek. However, every year I review the previous year’s predictions because physical self-mortification in public is frowned upon while in it’s written form it is considered entertainment. At […]

President Barack Obama fiddles in Paris while his EPA attempts to burn Wisconsin’s economy. Over at the MacIver Institute, I comment on the testimony from WE Energies at a Senate hearing chaired by Senator Ron Johnson on the Clean Power Plan. We may not be sure of all of the numbers yet but we know […]

HONORING THE VICTIMS OF THE ATTACK IN PARIS, FRANCE – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION The American people stand with the people of France. Friday’s terror attacks were not just an attack on Paris; they were an attack on all humanity and the […]

Waukesha Freeman 10/8/2015 Page A6 Opinion Divided government limits Republicans Republicans should be wary of easy promises Senator Ron Johnson spoke at a recent Waukesha County Republican Party “Pints and Politics” gathering, this time in Sussex. The capacity-filled room listened to the senator give an informal talk about politics, Washington DC, and the importance of […]