Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Killing redistricting reform Lazich right to let reform bill die Waukesha Freeman September 26, 2013 Page A6 Opinion The latest outrage du jour is the refusal by state Sen. Mary Lazich to schedule a public hearing on a bill that would take legislative redistricting out of the hands of legislators. Try not to be shocked […]

Publication: Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date: Mar 29, 2012; Section: Opinion; Page: 8A Water issue not a time for pandering The city of Waukesha has responded to the inquiries of three mayors regarding our application for Great Lakes water. What made the inquiries so unusual is that the mayors were from the communities that would be […]

Rick Esenberg with the must-read on the redistricting controversy: The elephant in the room is the pending recall elections. Democrats seem to think they have a right to defer redistricting until after the recalls hoping that they can flip the Senate and create divided government, pushing redistricting into the courts. But there is no legal […]

As we continue our tour through the proposed redistricting map for the State Assembly, another reason why the failure of Republican State Representative John Nygren to get on the ballot is just an obnoxious headache for the party. Both Nygren and Republican State Representative Karl Van Roy are in the proposed 89th district. Nygren is […]

The Republican redistricting plan for the legislature is out, and there’s some rather interesting changes in the State Assembly. Let’s start in the Waukesha area. Republican Don Pridemore will no longer be representing any part of Waukesha County. He moves from the 98th Assembly District to the 59th Assembly District. He will be in the […]