Monday, November 20th, 2017

Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond my control, I was not able to attend last night’s candidate forum.  However, Joe Petrie from the Waukesha Freeman was there. Taxes, the economy and jobs dominated the discussion Tuesday, with each candidate telling the audience why they’re the best person for the job. “At this point, nothing is sacred,” […]

If last year was a rough year in the personal life of State Representative Scott Newcomer, this year the hangover presents a real challenge to his career in politics. Newcomer’s challengers for the Republican party nomination are coming into the race with more money on hand than the incumbent. In one case, a lot more […]

State Representative Scott Newcomer’s troubles keep growing.  He now has another challenger for the Republican nomination, business owner Chris Kapenga.  From the press release: He is a Certified Public Accountant and owns Integrity Holdings, LLC, a business investment company.  Chris is acting President of Integrated Time Systems, LLC, which is an international provider of workforce time management solutions with over […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Nov 19, 2009; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A     Some last-minute blogging   Challenges rise in political races, chili       The holidays are approaching fast. The Christmas Parade is this Sunday already. Time to clear the table with some last-minute blogging before the turkey arrives. Unlike Garrison Keillor’s Lake Woebegone, it has hardly been […]

Spoke with Joe DeKlotz about his campaign for state assembly at the Wales Municipal Chili Cook-off today. DeKlotz is taking on troubled State Rep. Scott Newcomer in the Republican Primary in the 33rd Assembly district. DeKlotz, a 25-year resident of the district, is a realtor from Delafield. DeKlotz claims he is running for the position, […]

Silent E is not too excited about Scott Newcomer seeking re-election in the 33rd Assembly District: Scott has had a bunch of personal and financial issues that don’t sit to well with me. I completely understand that people can have these problems but they’re adding up over in the Newcomer camp and I tend to […]

The Waukesha Freeman reports this morning that State Representative Scott Newcomer (R-Delafield) will seek re-election.  His personal life has been a trainwreck that has managed to get public notice. He has been named in lawsuits related to his business, and the ex-husband of a business partner has repeatedly made threats against Newcomer’s life. Newcomer and […]