Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Waukesha Freeman Page A6 Opinion 11/12/15 Republicans had serious debate Process separating grown-ups from amateurs The Republican Party came home to Wisconsin Tuesday night. The Republican candidates running for president participated in the fourth debate. Watching the introduction on the Fox Business News channel, the presidential candidates appearing at the debate were risking getting shot […]

Over at RightWisconsin, I actually second-guessed my column that appeared in today’s Waukesha Freeman. Maybe Americans want a jerk to be president. There’s no denying Trump is a complete jerk. Oh, there’s another word to describe Trump, but this is a relatively family-friendly website. We’ll settle for jerk, “an unlikable person; especially : one who […]

Waukesha Freeman August 6, 2015 Page A6 Opinion Walker will be the anti-Trump in tonight’s debate And so the 2016 presidential campaign begins. Tonight, 10 Republican contenders for president will gather in Cleveland for a (loosely defined) debate. Among them will be Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a leading contender in the race. Also among them […]

Writing for the Daily Caller, Mickey Kaus posted the entire Rose Garden statement by President Barack Obama on the events in Cairo, Benghazi, and the anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001. He concludes that Crowley should not have intervened in the debate. So this is a dispute in which Josh Gerstein and Glenn […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Oct 11, 2012; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A Ryan-Biden debate could be trouble Ryan needs to focus on Obama failures After President Barack Obama’s terrible debate performance, comedian Dennis Miller looked ahead to the vice presidential debate and posted on Twitter, “Imagine having Joe Biden as a firewall.” If the Obama campaign staff were […]

Here’s a tip in life. When you go to some political gathering like the Patch.com debate party at the Rosebud theater, sit up front. That’s where the cool kids sit. From where I was sitting in the theater, I thought former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney turned in a very strong performance. He took control of […]