Saturday, August 24th, 2019

The MacIver Institute posted this photo and comment on their Facebook page: Brian Fraley wrote about the 21st Senate District recall recount: As the MacIver News Service has noted: The Racine County Sherrif’s department is investigating the discovery of some election documents found in a dumpster outside a City of Racine polling place; Many voters may bave been mistakenly given […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Jun 28, 2012; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A Dealing with thugs at the library Is Milwaukee all wet on water? I’m back from my travels and about to get into my summer reading. Time to clear the desk and get rid of a few pesky items that have accumulated. * * * On Tuesday […]

As the recount goes on in the 21st state senate district, it just looks uglier and uglier in Racine. This is from a press release from the Van Wanggaard campaign: Today, Recount observers in Racine discovered that ballot bags for 9 of the 36 city of Racine wards were sealed on election night, reopened, and […]

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett’s campaign team is readying itself for a Minnesota-style recount if Tuesday’s election is close, according to Politico. Floating the prospect of a recount is, of course, a message that bolsters the party’s claims that the race is closer than people think and that it will go down to the wire — […]

Brace yourself. Here’s hoping that Kevin Binversie is right and that Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett’s release of internal poll numbers without any poll internals is a desperate move. Kristen Soltis, director of policy research and pollster for the Washington, D.C.-based Winston Group and contributor to the Huffington Post’s, defended the Barrett campaign and We […]

I forgot to make mention of this earlier in the week. The bill is in for the recount in Waukesha County. Waukesha County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus’ 2011 budget was increased $129,200 by the county board Tuesday to account for the state Supreme Court election recount cost. “I think you may remember, we’ve been through a […]

“No fist is big enough to hide the sky.” – African proverb The recount is over and Justice David Prosser won re-election again. It’s time for JoAnne Kloppenburg to concede the election. Who will be the adult on the Democratic side of the aisle to tell her to pack it in? Or was this about […]

By the way, you’ll want to catch the first hour of Charlie Sykes’ podcast from Thursday’s show discussing this issue, including a reading of my column at the 48:20 mark. Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:May 12, 2011; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A   Recount not about counting the votes Objections set stage for court fight (James Wigderson is […]

Former Russ Feingold flak Jud Lounsbury compares apples to oranges when he says Republicans supported a recount with a margin similar to the Kloppenburg-Prosser margin. In 2000, George W. Bush lost Wisconsin to Al Gore by about a 6K vote margin– a similar margin that we’re talking about in the 2010 Kloppenburg v Prosser race. […]

That’s right folks. The first unofficial bumper sticker of the Prosser-Kloppenburg recount is now available. Just click on the sticker to order. Print this entry