Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

He’s 65 today. Elected 30 years ago (1978 vs. Susan Engeleiter in the primary), I suspect those hoping to replace him probably have another 30 years to wait. Print this entry

In this week’s “WisOpinion: The Show”, Jeff Mayers interviewed Bryan Kennedy, the president of the AFT. Kennedy endorses the appointment of Biddy Martin as UW Madison chancellor because she supports collective bargaining rights for faculty. In other words, you can’t say you weren’t warned. Kennedy also wants to tax businesses more rather than make any […]

Troy Fullerton describes the speeches of Congressmen Paul Ryan and Jim Sensenbrenner as “Good Cop, Bad Cop” and has the transcript of the bad cop’s speech. Sensenbrenner’s speech is worth reading for the part attacking the state budget fix compromise. The State budget repair bill which passed this week strips away the money to implement […]

Sensenbrenner runs for re-election, Ben Sheets leaves baseball game early. Print this entry

From today’s Waukesha Freeman: MENOMONEE FALLS – U.S. Rep. F. James Sensenbrenner, RMenomonee Falls, has announced he will run for reelection this year. He received the endorsement of the Fifth Congressional District Republican Party. Sensenbrenner serves on the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, the Judiciary Committee and the Science and Technology Committee. […]

Normally an e-mail from Jack Lohman is like getting an e-mail from Usuman Sankara of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, the national bank manager who wishes to smuggle some deceased relative’s fortune out of his poor country with our help. It is often of a similar fanciful nature: free health care, problem-free elections, scandal-free politicians. All we […]

Normally an e-mail from Jack Lohman is like getting an e-mail from Usuman Sankara of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, the national bank manager who wishes to smuggle some deceased relative’s fortune out of his poor country with our help. It is often of a similar fanciful nature: free health care, problem-free elections, scandal-free politicians. All we […]

Received this friendly note from Matt Lira at the GOP: Today, House Democrats are bringing legislation to the floor that will pay reparations to the people of Guam for the actions of Imperial Japan during World War II. That’s right – American taxpayers will cut checks to the people of Guam for atrocities committed by […]

Received this friendly note from Matt Lira at the GOP: Today, House Democrats are bringing legislation to the floor that will pay reparations to the people of Guam for the actions of Imperial Japan during World War II. That’s right – American taxpayers will cut checks to the people of Guam for atrocities committed by […]

Spivak & Bice are a column no more. (Ht: Badger Blogger) Who will “trudge through the scores of local political blogs” so I don’t have to? Who will mock state senators who want to raise the speed limit? Who will senselessly attack Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner just because he is rich? Buy Wisconsin Stuff Now! Print […]