Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Every flyover state looks the same when you’re flying on Trump airlines, but after Tuesday it’s unlikely Donald Trump will look at Wisconsin the same way again. Over at RightWisconsin, I explain how the endorsement by Governor Scott Walker of Texas Senator Ted Cruz, and Trump’s reaction to it, shows just how much the New […]

Governor Scott Walker has ordered flags to be lowered to honor state Representative Tamara Grigsby: Relating to a Proclamation that the Flag of the United States and the Flag of the State of Wisconsin Be Flown at Half-Staff as a Mark of Respect for Former Representative Tamara Grigsby of the 18th Assembly District WHEREAS, on […]

No tote bag or coffee mug, but I think my daughter swiped a Wisconsin Public Radio magnet. Shhh, don’t tell them. Actually, it was a nice visit to the Milwaukee studios with my daughter so I could make an appearance on Central Time to discuss Governor Scott Walker’s endorsement of Senator Ted Cruz in the […]

Barring disaster or an ugly incident with a manager for a presidential campaign, I will be on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Central Time program at 4:15 PM. We’re going to discuss Governor Scott Walker’s endorsement of Texas Senator Ted Cruz today and the importance of endorsements. After that, I’ll do my Bob Dylan impression. If you […]

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will be announcing Tuesday who he is endorsing in the Wisconsin presidential primary. The announcement will be made on Charlie Sykes’ program on WTMJ at 9:05 AM. Walker’s announcement comes after repeated questioning about making an endorsement. It also comes after Donald Trump criticized Wisconsin’s economy again and then refused to […]

Governor Scott Walker has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff to honor Colonel Donald Heiliger EXECUTIVE ORDER #191 Relating to a Proclamation that the Flag of the United States and the Flag of the State of Wisconsin Be Flown at Half-Staff as a Mark of Respect for Colonel Donald L. Heiliger of the United […]

(Note: Headline updated to note State Rep Dave Craig is running to replace Lazich. See below.) One of the most frustrating disappointments in the state senate, Mary Lazich, has decided not to run for re-election: Today I am announcing that I am not seeking re-election. It has been an immense honor and pleasure to serve the […]

Over at RightWisconsin, I explained why Governor Scott Walker needs to endorse Texas Senator Ted Cruz for president. Here’s the opening: It’s time for Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to endorse Texas Senator Ted Cruz. When Walker withdrew from the presidential campaign trail, he called on other Republicans to consider dropping out to unite the anti-Trump […]

There are going to be a lot of post-mortems of how the Republican Party ended up with Donald Trump as the nominee. John Ziegler says the conservative media was led into supporting Trump for the nomination by the Drudge effect and the pursuit of ratings more than any other reason. Ziegler says Wisconsin Governor Scott […]

“Justice Scalia was a patriot and a hero of American legal jurisprudence. A lion of the justice system, he stood for the letter of the law and did not allow politics of the day to sway his dedication to the constitutional role of the judiciary. Justice Scalia served our country with honor and distinction. Tonette […]