Saturday, December 10th, 2016

As the state lottery celebrates its 20th anniversary, it faces more than a challenge from State Senator Fred Risser: When the Wisconsin Constitution was amended 21 years ago to allow the lottery, opponents added restrictions that ban Internet sales, which other states increasingly are allowing. “I have an off-line product, and it’s an online world,” […]

Happy Birthday Wisconsin! Wisconsin TerritoryWisconsin Territory became an organized territory of the United States by an act of U.S. Congress passed on April 20, 1836 which went into effect on July 3, 1836. Belmont, Wisconsin was initially chosen as the capital of the territory, but this was changed in October 1836 to the current capital […]

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State Senator Fred Risser defends himself from the charge of flip-flopping on the issue of limiting the governor’s veto powers. The Wisconsin State Journal responds accordingly. (ht: Lance Burri) Find classic movies at Amazon.com Print this entry

State Senator Fred Risser defends himself from the charge of flip-flopping on the issue of limiting the governor’s veto powers. The Wisconsin State Journal responds accordingly. (ht: Lance Burri) Find classic movies at Amazon.com Print this entry

State Representative Josh Zepnick (D-Milwaukee) wants to make election day a holiday. Zepnick added, “It just seems like common sense to me that our democracy would be better served if a civic holiday were created for elections. Why is it that we still cannot provide the voters of Wisconsin the opportunity to go to the […]

State Representative Josh Zepnick (D-Milwaukee) wants to make election day a holiday. Zepnick added, “It just seems like common sense to me that our democracy would be better served if a civic holiday were created for elections. Why is it that we still cannot provide the voters of Wisconsin the opportunity to go to the […]