Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

From the press release: Governor Walker Releases Statement Honoring Victims of September 11th Terror Attacks   Madison – Governor Scott Walker released the following statement today in honor and remembrance of the victims of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on our nation.On September 11, 2001, we were rocked by the attack on our nation, […]

Over at the MacIver Institute, I explain the flag flap in Lake Geneva, WI, and what it took for one long-time business owner to resist an anonymous bureaucrat. The “City of Lake Geneva Code Enforcement Office,” in an unsigned letter, told Patzfahl that the flag was in violation of city ordinances. Even though the hole […]

Governor Scott Walker has ordered flags to be lowered to honor state Representative Tamara Grigsby: Relating to a Proclamation that the Flag of the United States and the Flag of the State of Wisconsin Be Flown at Half-Staff as a Mark of Respect for Former Representative Tamara Grigsby of the 18th Assembly District WHEREAS, on […]

Governor Scott Walker has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff to honor Colonel Donald Heiliger EXECUTIVE ORDER #191 Relating to a Proclamation that the Flag of the United States and the Flag of the State of Wisconsin Be Flown at Half-Staff as a Mark of Respect for Colonel Donald L. Heiliger of the United […]

The President of the United States has ordered flags to half-staff until sunset on March 26th to honor the victims of the terrorist attack in Brussels, Belgium. The American people stand with the people of Brussels. We will do whatever it takes, working with nations and peoples around the world, to bring the perpetrators of […]

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 […]

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

“Justice Scalia was a patriot and a hero of American legal jurisprudence. A lion of the justice system, he stood for the letter of the law and did not allow politics of the day to sway his dedication to the constitutional role of the judiciary. Justice Scalia served our country with honor and distinction. Tonette […]

Governor Scott Walker has ordered flags to be lowered on December 1st to honor police officer Ryan Copeland of McFarland, WI, who was killed in the line of duty. His funeral is Tuesday. The order in online. Print this entry

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 […]