Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Aug 18, 2011; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A     Recalls a waste of time and money  All that work just for the status quo  (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.)     Have I mentioned I hate recall elections? I really, really […]

Republicans have chance of holding state Senate Nygren story does not inspire confidence  Can we dispense with the obvious? Democrats were already spinning Tuesday’s election results as “building momentum” in the recall elections. It’s a clear example of “say anything and hope it sticks.” Democratic state Sen. Dave Hansen defeated recall organizer David VanderLeest rather […]

The Republican Party is sometimes called “the stupid party,” but this time they’ve outdone themselves. When the story was first broken by the LaCrosse Tribune of phony Democrats getting recruited to run in the Democratic Primaries in the recall elections, silly me, I thought it was just a bunch of cranks. Instead it turns out […]

State Senator Robert Wirch (D-Kenosha), one of the Democratic Senators who fled the state to avoid voting on the budget repair bill, may soon be facing a recall election. The group organized to recall Wirch announced on Facebook they have enough signatures, and are collecting more to reach a goal of 18,000. Wirch is one […]