Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Or how about this whopper: Scrima announced Tuesday night that he would work with the city attorney to prevent any more sex offenders from moving into the city.

I whispered to state Rep. Bill Kramer sitting in front of me, “Well, your job is done.”

If a mayor and the city attorney could stop sex offenders from moving into Waukesha, it would have happened by now. Cities are able to impose reasonable restrictions (as Waukesha has) but ultimately the state and the courts determine in which city the sex offender lives.

Scrima either doesn’t understand the issue, or he’s just trying to shamelessly pander again.

At Monday night’s Waukesha mayoral candidate forum, Jeff Scrima attacked the integrity of the city assessor’s office, claiming they had overvalued the Clarke Hotel, something he learned in a “one-on-one” meeting with Paul Klauck, the City Assessor. Mayor Larry Nelson was outraged, as the Waukesha Freeman reports, “I can’t sit here and let my opponent […]