Monday, October 24th, 2016

WTMJ’s Charlie Sykes had me as a guest on his show to discuss “the week in review.” Believe it or not, it wasn’t me with the classic movie reference. If you’re wondering what we discuss off the air, failed vice presidential candidate trivia, bathroom plumbing and martini glass chillers. Always a fun time. I hope […]

Hey, MPS is not going to screw up this guy’s Summerfest plans. Milwaukee Opportunity Schools Partnership Program (OSPP) Commissioner Demond Means announced his resignation on Wednesday, just hours after WTMJ’s Charlie Sykes wondered out loud on the air, “Why doesn’t he just quit?” (No, really – at 28:30.) I have reaction from just about everybody […]

In case you missed it, Charlie Sykes of WTMJ-AM (48:30) discussed my article for on how WEAC is joining the war on talk radio. Meanwhile, Jay Weber of WISN talked about my article on how the controversy over the Jesus Lunch will continue even after the school district’s lease of the park where the […]

WTMJ’s Charlie Sykes briefly discusses my story on Professor John McAdams for at the 24:20 mark of the podcast in between his discussion of the 1924 Democratic convention. The McAdams story also made Print this entry

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will be announcing Tuesday who he is endorsing in the Wisconsin presidential primary. The announcement will be made on Charlie Sykes’ program on WTMJ at 9:05 AM. Walker’s announcement comes after repeated questioning about making an endorsement. It also comes after Donald Trump criticized Wisconsin’s economy again and then refused to […]

Update! Headline adjusted. See below. – JW Charlie Sykes on WTMJ-AM just announced that Ohio Governor John Kasich’s presidential campaign is pulling all radio ads in Wisconsin. As I explained in RightWisconsin last week, because of the way the Wisconsin Republican primary is constructed anti-Trump votes cannot go to John Kasich. However, if Kasich draws […]

Wisconsin does not allocate Republican delegates proportionally. As I explain over at RightWisconsin, every vote cast for Ohio Governor John Kasich is a lost opportunity to vote against Donald Trump. …if Kasich draws enough former Rubio voters, he could block Cruz’s campaign from winning a plurality statewide. That would award the eighteen statewide delegates to […]

Tomorrow night’s sold out Insight 2016 event, hosted by WTMJ’s Charlie Sykes, at the County Springs Hotel will be the launching point of Senator Ted Cruz’s effort to win Wisconsin. From the RightWisconsin update: Charlie Sykes announced Tuesday morning that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz will attend Insight 2016, Wednesday March 23, at the Country Springs […]

Over at RightWisconsin, I explained why Governor Scott Walker needs to endorse Texas Senator Ted Cruz for president. Here’s the opening: It’s time for Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to endorse Texas Senator Ted Cruz. When Walker withdrew from the presidential campaign trail, he called on other Republicans to consider dropping out to unite the anti-Trump […]

WTMJ’s Charlie Sykes discussed the Waukesha and Milwaukee water issues today and read from my MacIver Institute column on that subject. You can listen to the podcast online or download the podcast. Sykes begins the discussion at 8:25 into the broadcast recording. The point Sykes emphasized was that eventually the city of Milwaukee is probably […]