Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

My interview with Dick Leinenkugel in the Waukesha Freeman last week caught the attention of the Terrence Wall campaign and WISN’s Mark Belling (7:11 in). An e-mail from the Wall campaign yesterday: Dick Leinenkugel was a quick study under his old boss, Jim Doyle. It only took him 18 months to acquire Jim Doyle’s sense of […]

Publication: Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date: Apr 22, 2010; Section: Opinion; Page: 8A Trouble on tap for Leinenkugel? Candidate might fall flat (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at http://www.wigderson.com and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.) When Dick Leinenkugel stepped down as Gov. Jim Doyle’s fourth Commerce secretary, speculation immediately began […]

Now it turns out he’s unfit to sit in the cabinet. Gov. Bill Richardson, the most-qualified Democrat running for president the last two years is withdrawing his name as the nominee for Commerce Secretary. The grand jury has been investigating “pay-to-play” allegations concerning a New Mexico state contract awarded to a California firm that has […]