Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Waukesha Freeman Thursday, 03/31/2016 Pag.A05 Opinion Ted Cruz only candidate who can take on Trump All eyes on Wisconsin leading up to primary Welcome to ground zero. Wisconsin is the center of the political universe thanks to the presidential primary on Tuesday. We’re the only state having primaries that day, and all the attention is […]

Waukesha Freeman Thursday, 03/24/2016 Pg.A06 Opinion Republicans must unite behind Cruz Trump must be stopped here The great scheduling gods decreed that the Wisconsin presidential primary should coincide with our spring elections on April 5. There are no more Republican primaries until then, there will be no other presidential primaries that day, and the next […]

Well, I got my wish. The Waukesha Freeman is reporting this morning Waukesha County Clerk Kathleen Novack has an opponent in the Republican Primary in August, former Delafield City Clerk Gina Gresch. Novack was elected county clerk after the controversial Kathy Nickolaus decided not to run for re-election. Novack’s term has not been without controversy. When federal […]

Waukesha Freeman Page A6 Opinion 3/17/2016 Perspective needed downtown We don’t close the streets everywhere else Listening to the wailing and gnashing of teeth, the plague of locusts will be returning to our downtown every Friday night this summer. The Waukesha Common Council is finally looking at the policy that allows Main Street in downtown […]

Waukesha Freeman Thursday, 25 February 2016 Page A06 Opinion Water most important issue last 10 years Tuesday was my tenth anniversary of officially writing a column for the Waukesha Freeman. The Lovely Doreen from Waukesha and I had pizza. I would have shared but it was Tuesday and you’re reading this Thursday, so no pizza for […]

Waukesha Freeman 1/18/2016 Page A06 Opinion Bradley, Abele in trouble Rough night for incumbents A lot to cover here this morning so hang on. It’s going to be a bumpy ride. Is state Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley in trouble? In 2011, Justice David Prosser actually got over 50 percent of the vote in the […]

Waukesha Freeman 2/11/16 Page A6 Opinion Supreme Court decision a win for Wisconsin Schimel defends Wisconsin families, jobs Wisconsin residents received a dose of good news from the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday evening. The court agreed to put on hold President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan to curb carbon dioxide emissions until the lawsuit brought […]

Waukesha Freeman 1/4/16 Page A6 Opinion Much said, little resolved on diversion issue MU poll did poor job of asking questions the right way There is good news and bad news in last week’s Marquette Law School Poll about the city of Waukesha’s quest for a diversion of Lake Michigan water. The good news is […]

Waukesha Freeman 1/28/16 Page A6 Opinion Asking the uncomfortable question Terror comes to Wisconsin At least we can’t blame the ready availability of guns. According to a criminal complaint, Samy Mohamed Hamzeh was attempting to bring Islamic terror to Wisconsin. The FBI arrested him after he allegedly bought machine guns from informers and took them […]

Waukesha Freeman Page A06 Opinion The state is strong But Wisconsin needs a leader Gov. Scott Walker gave his State of the State address Tuesday night. The advantage of not living under Fidel Castro, or in a state governed by a Democrat, is that the speech was only 40 minutes long. Here’s to freedom and […]