Monday, December 5th, 2016

The good folks at Wisconsin Reporter caught the rantings of a rabid Graeme Zielinski about the Dontre Hamilton case. This one caught my eye: I can’t speak for the single fat white Republicans in Waukesha, but as a married fat white Republican in Waukesha I’m guessing that I’ve done more and cared more for African […]

You can’t even trust the US Post Office to deliver the mail because of politics: Speaking to Wisconsin Reporter Sunday evening, Rorhkaste said he first learned of the incident last Thursday when a Neenah resident emailed him. The resident, whom Rorhkaste did not identify, had witnessed a postal carrier dumping a bunch of material into […]

A little more than kin, and less than kind. Hamlet Act I, ii A little more of Mary Burke’s biography was filled in by the Wisconsin Reporter. According to four different sources including Gary Ellerman, a former human resources director for Trek, it turns out Burke’s snow board sabbatical may have been the result of […]

Democratic spokesman Graeme Zielinski was the target of pointed profile in the Capital Times, of all places. Jack Craver raises the question of Zielinski’s erratic behavior. Zielinski has also used Twitter to make enemies out of fellow Democrats and liberals. He pounced in response to a comment made by local progressive writer Emily Mills at […]

Brace yourself. Here’s hoping that Kevin Binversie is right and that Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett’s release of internal poll numbers without any poll internals is a desperate move. Kristen Soltis, director of policy research and pollster for the Washington, D.C.-based Winston Group and contributor to the Huffington Post’s Pollster.com, defended the Barrett campaign and We […]

Recorded live in front of a Expo center audience in Waukesha, tonight’s Senate debate between Assembly Speaker Jeff Fitzgerald, former Congressman Mark Neumann, Kip Smith, and Eric Hovde. Watching the entire thing, I think all of the candidates did well and nobody made a major gaffe. In that sense, both Fitzgerald and Hovde won because […]

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The organizers of Wednesday night’s US Senate debate want your participation. Citizens can submit their questions in the following ways: -E-mail questions to WIDebate@WisconsinReporter.com -Tweet questions on Twitter using the hash tag #WIDebate -Post questions on the Facebook pages of Wisconsin Reporter or Franklin Center -Submit a YouTube video (via e-mail or Facebook) for a […]

Next Wednesday at the Waukesha Expo Center, Eric Hovde, former Congressman* Mark Neumann, Kip Smith and Assembly Speaker Jeff Fitzgerald will participate in a Senate debate hosted by Wisconsin Reporter and the Republican Party of Waukesha County. Former Governor Tommy Thompson has decided to skip the event even though Waukesha County is key to winning […]