Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Too funny. Donald Trump is accusing Senator Ted Cruz of “stealing” his victory in the Iowa Caucus. Trump wants a “do-over” because he claims Cruz “cheated.” Ted Cruz didn’t win Iowa, he stole it. That is why all of the polls were so wrong and why he got far more votes than anticipated. Bad! — […]

I am not going to make a prediction on the Iowa Caucus. I am just going to pass along some pre-caucus observations. I pass these along just for informational purposes because gambling on an election is wrong: VegasInsider has the latest betting odds. Trump is the favorite at 1/4. Folks, if you’re betting at 1/4, […]

A group of pro-life leaders are out with a strong letter opposing the presidential campaign of Donald Trump. The Washington Post reports: Ten antiabortion activists wrote in an open letter Tuesday that Iowa caucus-goers should “support anyone but Donald Trump,” who they say cannot be trusted to defend unborn children and has not respected women. […]

The Lovely Doreen from Waukesha reminded me today that the Republican Party of Wisconsin convention this year is in La Crosse, May 15th to May 17th. If you’re debating making the trip, and we are still debating, it’s not like you have to go to all of the events at the convention. There are other […]

Governor Scott Walker fired up the crowd today at the 2015 Iowa Freedom Summit. He told the story of the Act 10 protests, government reforms, defunding Planned Parenthood, passing voter ID, and passing concealed carry. He also admitted a mistake he made when shopping at Kohl’s Department Store. The theme for Walker’s speech was “If […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Jan 5, 2012; Section:Opinion; Page Number:6A     Caucus envy   Wisconsin’s turn in spotlight will come this fall (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.)       I know what you were doing Tuesday night. Like me, you were hunkered down […]

I know you’re all excited. You’re sitting in front of the television with Fox News on wearing the t-shirt supporting your favorite candidate. You’ve got a big bowl of popcorn, some other salty snacks and even a few beers cooling in the refrigerator. You have probably even entered an online contest or two. Now you’re […]

This campaign worker for Tim Pawlenty’s exploratory committee really knows how to get the attention of the voters, even at 3:00 AM. “His arm was in my back door, trying to get in and I screamed and went upstairs to my parents room and I continued screaming,” said Chloe Steward. The family then called police. […]