Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Before Democrat State Rep Sandy Pasch starts complaining about Republican State Rep Bill Kramer, maybe she should do some housecleaning on her side of the aisle. For example, we’re still waiting to see the press release calling for the Democratic Assembly Campaign Committee to return the $1400 it received from Daniel Rottier in 2012. Or […]

State Representative Sandy Pasch (D-Shorewood) is facing scrutiny again for her campaign activities. This time the MacIver Institute is reporting Pasch used her state email to organize a closed-door meeting with the teachers union (MTEA) in Milwaukee and Wisconsin Democrats, including Democratic State Senator Chris Larson. Making matters worse, she may have violated the gift […]

Some post-election thoughts: I wonder if Erick Erickson of Red State, Club for Growth, Senator Jim DeMint, Tea Party Express, all feel a little stupid for not listening to Wisconsin conservatives when they (well, we) said Neumann was not worthy of their support. I wonder if any of them who were so determined to stop […]

From my Waukesha Freeman column on July 21st: In the case of the six Republican state senators that are being recalled, they will need to put the focus on the Democrats’ track record in screwing up Wisconsin fiscally, forcing the drastic budget cuts this year. That will probably be impossible for two of the Republicans. […]

Media Trackers is claiming that an anonymous source with first-hand knowledge of the ribs-for-votes scandal is now talking to the Milwaukee District Attorney. The anonymous source that provided most of the in-depth details about Wisconsin Jobs Now! and how they ran their likely illegal barbecue-for-votes parties on Monday is agreeing to talk to the Milwaukee […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Aug 4, 2011; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A Dems using recalls to try to regain Senate Word Thompson running for U.S. Senate indicates end of recall season in sight We are finally getting to the end of the recall election season. How do I know? Dave Blaska in Isthmus wrote, “Tommy Thompson is IN. […]

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Given what we now know about the ethical cloud surrounding Sandy Pasch, her campaign treasurer Jackie Boynton, Matthew Brusky, Citizen Action, and Wisconsin Jobs Now!, what should we call the whole scandal? I’m open to suggestions, or pick from the list below. Print this entry

So what do we know? We know that Wisconsin Jobs Now! was running a probably illegal get-out-the-vote effort for State Rep. Sandy Pasch (D-Whitefish Bay), using food and raffle prizes as inducements to vote. We know that Wisconsin Jobs Now! and Citizen Action share the same phone number and the same address, and that the […]

If a white conservative politician offered free barbecue ribs in a predominantly African American part of Milwaukee to get them to vote, how quickly would we hear screams of racism? Remember when liberals were politically correct and sensitive about such things? By the way, if the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel really feels that Sandy Pasch has […]