Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

What were the events that shaped Waukesha and Wisconsin in 2010?  This is my list of the top ten events that occurred in 2010 in Waukesha and in Wisconsin.  Ten each.  A-dime a-piece. Feel free to add your own in the comments. Waukesha: The approval of Waukesha’s water application by the Waukesha Common Council The election of […]

Former Assembly Speaker Scott Jensen’s settlement in the “caucus scandal” is drawing the expected comments from the political left. My favorite comment so far has to come from Ed Garvey: Did I mention that Scooter is white? Ah, unfair? Check the second headline, “Senate deal cuts Butler from federal judgeship.” True story. Apparently Justice Butler […]

Former Speaker of the Assembly Scott Jensen came to an agreement with Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel, ending the long criminal prosecution over the so-called “Caucus Scandal.” Former Assembly Speaker Scott Jensen agreed today to plead no contest to a civil forfeiture in a deal that settles the three felony misconduct in office charges […]

You never saw the movie Scanners?  Just go up to your favorite liberal today and say, “I hear the state Supreme Court agreed that Scott Jensen’s retrial should take place in Waukesha County.”  You’ll see a live re-enactment of the exploding head scene, and you won’t have to wait for Netflix. Print this entry

Cory Liebmann, formerly of the self-described “partisan” organization One Wisconsin Now, has sent an unbelievably large open records request to State Representative Leah Vukmir’s office. Among the targets of this fishing expedition is, well, me. 1. All email from 7/1/08 through 1/20/10 for Rep. Vukmir, Dean Cady and Matthew Adamczyk (only in his capacity working […]

Milwaukee Magazine‘s Bruce Murphy stops his story corrections long enough to actually speak to someone at the secret lair of the MacIver Institute to try to find out the real identity of “Number 1”: In response to my story suggesting former Assembly Speaker Scott Jensen could become director of the newly formed MacIver Institute, Jensen […]

I sense a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. – Obi Wan Kenobi Congratulations to former Assembly Speaker Scott Jensen and his family for his appeals victory today. The 4th District Court of Appeals ruled that Dane County Circuit Judge Steven Ebert erroneously […]

I sense a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. – Obi Wan Kenobi Congratulations to former Assembly Speaker Scott Jensen and his family for his appeals victory today. The 4th District Court of Appeals ruled that Dane County Circuit Judge Steven Ebert erroneously […]