Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus: “Governor Doyle’s State of the State speech was a reminder that he’s spent the past seven years expanding state government instead of our state’s economy. Growing government through new regulations, mandates, and entitlements is exactly what got our state into the current mess, and Doyle’s speech offered nothing to get […]

Thrift, thrift, Horatio! the funeral baked meats Did coldly furnish forth the marriage tables. – Hamlet Act I, Scene ii Well, it didn’t take long. The same day State Senator Ted Kanavas announced he was not running for re-election, State Representative Rich Zipperer announced he was running to replace Kanavas. He made his first campaign […]

State Senator Ted Kanavas announced today he is not seeking re-election. Kanavas Will Not Seek Re-election January 25, 2010 – (Madison, WI)…State Senator Ted Kanavas announced today he will not seek a third full term in the Wisconsin State Senate. “It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of the 33rd […]

Gore visit comes as Dems gear up for greenhouse-gas bill Hot air in the fall breeze (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.) It was cold and rainy the other day. The forecast called for the upper 30s for the temperature. This is […]

It’s a small item. But then, so many items are. Then we wonder where did all that money go? The town of Wrightstown is getting $46,000 in brand new recycling bins. The only explanation anyone has for this budget item involves elves and reindeer. From a press release from state representatives Rich Zipperer and Leah […]

From State Representative Rich Zipperer: “I’m ready to work with anyone from either side of the aisle on real solutions that fix our economy and bring jobs to Wisconsin. Those include lowering the tax burden on families and small businesses, easing the regulatory burdens that are pushing jobs away, and ending the tax and spend […]

Conservative Young Professionals of Milwaukee are having a year-end cocktail party this evening with guest speaker State Representative Rich Zipperer. Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2008 Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm Location: Mo’s Irish Pub in Tosa Street: Corner of Bluemound and Hwy 100 Print this entry

State Representative Rich Zipperer’s Democratic opponent in the 98th Assembly district may live in the district, but I wonder if Zipperer’s people will challenge his place on the ballot. Victor Weers only gathered 213 nomination signatures for his candidacy. The minimum needed is 200. Given the zigs and zags of the of the district line […]

From the press release: State Representative Rich Zipperer (R-Pewaukee) announced today that he is seeking re-election to the state Assembly from the 98th Assembly District. He was first elected to the seat in 2006 with 71% of the vote. In making the announcement, Rep. Zipperer stated, “Two years ago I ran for the Assembly because […]

State Representatives Scott Newcomer and Bill Kramer already told the Waukesha Freeman on Saturday they would be voting against the proposed budget. We can add State Representative Rich Zipperer to the list. From a press release: “Today I have a choice to stand up for families and taxpayers, make them a priority and work to […]