Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Waukesha Freeman 9/17/2015 Page A5 Opinion Waukesha’s TIF tiff resolved Strange non-debate stops condo loan Well, it only took two meetings. The Waukesha Common Council voted Tuesday night against amending a tax incremental financing district to allow a $1.6 million loan to the Sunset Homes condominium association. It was a strange non-debate. Despite a packed […]

For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbours, and laugh at them in our turn?”  – Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice What idiot pundit said this: Okay Fitzgerald, the courts have ruled. Are you going to wait for the appeals process or are you going to call Governor Scott Walker and […]

I am aware of the heroic step State Sen Glenn Grothman took to challenge a sitting majority leader of his own party in a Republican primary. Conservatives should be very grateful for the political risk taken by Grothman in challenging and defeating Mary Panzer. I also get the “Grothman gives good quote” argument. That’s probably what Charlie […]

Now that primary election day is getting closer,and we’ve seen how the primary in the sixth congressional district has gone, I’d like everyone to just take a step back, look at the Big Picture, and realize what a colossal waste of time, money and energy this whole race has been. We may even lose the […]

State Sen Glenn Grothman must like his chances in the sixth congressional district primary. He loaned his campaign $90,000 on July 18th, bringing the total amount he’s loaned his campaign to$100,000. The $90,000 is about half of the money he reported raising in the last campaign finance reporting period, $188328.36, which means he raised $98,328.36 […]

In the least surprising news of the day, State Sen Joe Leibham announced he’s running for congress. From the press release: Leibham, a resident and taxpayer of the 6th Congressional District, lives in Sheboygan with his wife, Heather, and their three young children. Leibham has represented portions of Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Calumet and Fond du Lac […]

“It seems that destiny has taken a hand.” – Rick, from Casablanca Yeah, about that whole primary challenge to Congressman Tom Petri by State Sen Glenn Grothman? It just got whacked. This is from a press release from State Sen Joe Leibham, State Sen. Joe Leibham (pronounced: LĪ–päm) announced Friday that he will take the next few […]