Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Sep 9, 2010; Section:Opinion; Page Number:10A Republicans have interesting choices Tuesday (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at http://www.wigderson.com and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.) Primary election day is this Tuesday. I have a stack of paper with information on just about every race and less than […]

As someone much wiser than myself recently told me, “Sheriff’s races in Waukesha County aren’t for the faint-hearted.” I cannot imagine for the life of me why someone would spend $35,000 of their own money just to win a race for sheriff. The only motive I can come up with is… spite? Seriously, is Gaetano […]

As you may have heard in the 5:00 PM hour of Thursday’s Mark Belling Show on WISN-AM, one of the candidates for sheriff in Waukesha County, Gaetano “Tom” Alioto, was arrested for shoplifting in 1988. I understand that the story will also appear in Friday’s Waukesha Freeman. I also heard the story from multiple sources […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Aug 26, 2010; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A When the incumbent is the reformer Trawicki’s handling of local law enforcement saves money (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at http://www.wigderson.com and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.) It’s always easy to talk about saving money in government, but finding those […]