Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

The Wisconsin Club for Growth has discovered a pattern in the governor’s schedule: This week, Doyle announced he would be heading to Ireland and the UK, leaving budget negotiations behind. This will be Doyle’s sixth “trade mission” since 2003, but the only thing Doyle is likely to “trade” is a budget headache for a nice […]

The Big 7 for 2007 The seven events of 2007 shaping Wisconsin The State Senate Democrats overreach with Healthy Wisconsin, a plan to double state taxes to provide “universal” health care coverage. The plan fails to receive the endorsement of Democratic Governor Jim Doyle and Assembly Republicans and causes state budget negotiations to collapse. Eventually […]

The Big 7 for 2007 The seven events of 2007 shaping Wisconsin The State Senate Democrats overreach with Healthy Wisconsin, a plan to double state taxes to provide “universal” health care coverage. The plan fails to receive the endorsement of Democratic Governor Jim Doyle and Assembly Republicans and causes state budget negotiations to collapse. Eventually […]

Georgia Thompson was freed today by a federal appeals court in Chicago. Thompson, whom I had referred to as the tragic figure in the Doyle scandals, can have her old job back, according to the governor. So here’s some unanswered questions:1) If Doyle claims she’s vindicated now, then why was she “acting alone” earlier?2) Does […]

Georgia Thompson was freed today by a federal appeals court in Chicago. Thompson, whom I had referred to as the tragic figure in the Doyle scandals, can have her old job back, according to the governor. So here’s some unanswered questions:1) If Doyle claims she’s vindicated now, then why was she “acting alone” earlier?2) Does […]