Friday, November 17th, 2017

Fun stuff. I found this photo at the Wisconsin Historical Society website. “Senator Joseph R. McCarthy (second from the right), seated at the head table at a banquet meeting of the Dane County Young Republicans’ Club. Other people included in the photo L to R Miriam Wigderson, William Stern, chairman of the second district YGOP; […]

Conservative commentator and Chicago Cubs fan* George Will wrote a column attacking Senator Russ Feingold’s proposed change to the 17th Amendment to require special elections in the event of a US Senate vacancy. Instead, Will would rather we repeal the 17th Amendment entirely and allow the selection of senators by the state legislatures. (ht: Boots […]