Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

House Speaker John Boehner told a colleague about a nightmare he had. “I had this terrible nightmare last night that I was trying to get out and I couldn’t get out,” the Ohio Republican joked, according to one of his longtime friends, Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.). “And a hand came reaching, pulling me.” O, I […]

Seriously, people? Erick Erickson at RedState is adding Congressman Glenn Grothman to the enemies list. The reason people are so deeply cynical about politics is because they rally around candidates who say bold things only to see those candidates immediately cave once secured in their position. Behold Glenn Grothman, a Congressman from Wisconsin. Erickson is […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Dec 2, 2010; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A Rail trek: It’s dead, Jim Walker, allies in Washington will kill high-speed rail The train is dead. Long live the automobile! Despite the best efforts of a few die-hards, the proposed high-speed train (that doesn’t really travel at high speed) between Milwaukee and Madison is dead. […]

Why don’t they fight? Last week at a town hall meeting with Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner, the theme seemed to be one of frustration, including with the Republican Party. I wrote my column for the Waukesha Freeman (two quarters and its yours) on that very subject: While the audience was politically right of center, judging from […]