Friday, October 21st, 2016

Brandon Rosner is the first candidate on the radio in the 97th Assembly District. According to the Rosner campaign, the radio ad is airing on Clear Channel stations, mostly during the shows of Mark Belling, Vicki McKenna and Jay Weber on WISN-AM. The ad focuses largely on healthcare and opposition to Obamacare, an easy point […]

WISN’s Jay Weber gives Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and Milwaukee Mayor some advice about dealing with supervisors and aldermen that are blocking businesses from developing in Milwaukee. In the mix, he quotes from an article I wrote for the MacIver Institute on the Park East situation. By the way, WISN has made it really […]

WISN-AM’s Mark Belling was again kind enough to mention me this afternoon on his radio program during the second hour (audio clip). Always nice to hear the kind words Belling has to say about my work for the Waukesha Freeman. Sorry to hear that Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima was too busy to answer his phone […]

I’ve been joking about the Republican field, suggesting that former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is going to win the nomination (and the election) by default. WISN’s Mark Belling actually explains in his Waukesha Freeman column (only 50 cents!) why Romney is likely to win the Republican nomination. There’s only one name not on the list […]

I could spend all day answering Jeff Scrima’s supporters complaining about my “unfair” coverage of the mayor, or the Waukesha Freeman’s “unfair” coverage of the mayor. However, it’s just as easy to link to other commentaries on the mayor. This time it’s WISN-AM’s Mark Belling on Monday’s program blasting Scrima (audio link) for not keeping […]

Blogger Owen Robinson sat in during the last hour of the Mark Belling show yesterday while Belling was on vacation. You can listen to the podcast part 1 and part 2. If I had known WISN was looking for a Dallas Cowboy fan to fill in as Bott’s sidekick while Belling is traveling, I would […]