Monday, December 5th, 2016

Good lord. Everytime we hear more details, the proposed loan by the city of Waukesha to the condo board at Sunset Homes sounds worse. Attempting to defend the deal State Rep Scott Allen let Mark Belling’s listeners know that the loan will be “guaranteed” by the condominium owner fees collected by the condo association and not any […]

On Wednesday, WISN’S Mark Belling talked again about the proposed city loan to Sunset Homes, a rundown condo development in financial trouble, focusing on the support from State Rep Scott Allen. Belling says the issue is a real embarrassment to Allen, and calls the loan, “close to socialism.” “All I can assume is that Scott […]

Waukesha Freeman Page A6 Opinion 6/4/15 Bucking the trend Dorow, Kapenga right to oppose arena deal So how bad is the latest proposal for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks? Both of the leading candidates for state Senate in the special election for the 33rd District are opposed to the current proposal. Brian Dorow […]

Waukesha Freeman April 16, 2015 Page A5 Opinion A career worth celebrating Vrakas distinguished himself through service to public The place to be last Saturday was the Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc, the site of the Wisconsin Conservative Action Conference. Hosted by Bob and Jean Dohnal, and emceed by our friend Brian Fraley, this annual gathering […]

WISN’s Mark Belling took part of the last hour of his program on Tuesday to discuss the two judicial races in Waukesha County. The first race he discussed was between Judge Linda Van De Water and Paul Bugenhagen. It’s an unusual race because Van De Water is an incumbent and incumbents rarely have challengers. Belling […]

As you may have seen on RightWisconsin this morning, where I reported this first, Brian Dorow is not running for Waukesha County Executive. That means as of now State Sen Paul Farrow is practically running unopposed. One other person, a former candidate for alderman in Pewaukee, has taken out paperwork in the race. As I […]

It’s the gift that keeps on giving to Scott Allen. On Wednesday, Charlie Sykes on WTMJ made a verbal jab at Brandon Rosner (37:20 minute mark) for making what Sykes called, “the single stupidest comment made by a candidate.”  Yes, there was a reminder that Rosner gave money to Democratic Minority Leader Peter Barca while Allen […]

Waukesha Freeman June 19, 2014 Page A6 Opinion New Republic misses story of Walker success Article wallows in gossip rather than examining record Should I take the cheap shot right away? It’d be hard to believe the magazine famous for publishing Stephen Glass could be so bad at factchecking. The New Republic’s hit piece, “The […]

Bob Dole said if you want a friend in politics, get a dog. Assembly candidate Brandon Rosner has an interesting friend. Records show Rosner donated $100 to State Rep Peter Barca, the Democratic leader in the Assembly, in 2010. Rosner was also on a host committee for a fundraiser for Barca in 2009, according to […]

Scrima’s really bad week Fallout from Obama no-show continues to spread The first yard signs of spring are out. To heck with what the groundhog says. State Rep. Joel Kleefisch wants to legalize hunting it anyway. Shadow or not, it’s spring election time. Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima had a bad week last week. After what […]