Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

State lines do not a boundary make, no freedom of speech is safe, when Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm is around. The Government Accountability Board and Chisholm, using the database built in the illegal John Doe investigation, targeted national conservatives as well as those in Wisconsin. the Wall Street Journal reports: From that investigation […]

As Newt Gingrich once said about the Occupy Movement protesters, “Go get a job after you take a bath.” According to a new study, a person’s politics may dictate the way they smell: In the study, 125 participants rated the attractiveness of smells from strong liberals and strong conservatives, but the participants couldn’t see the […]

Democratic Congressman Barney Frank of Massachusetts criticized former House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s personal life on MSNBC. Appearing on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation,” hosted by Rev. Al Sharpton, Frank was asked about Gingrich’s comments about the absence of religion in society and politics. Frank, who is retiring from the House and who just married his longtime male partner, […]

Okay peeps. Tomorrow is the Republican presidential primary and I have bad news. There are no other contested elections in my neighborhood. That’s right. If I decide to join the other five people in my ward in voting, the only choice on my ballot is for president. I have more bad news. Paul Ryan isn’t […]

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 […]

As former Governor Mitt Romney’s other opponents for the Republican nomination for president appear to be imploding one at a time, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich seems to be enjoying a surge. Rich Lowry of National Review: The chattering class that left Gingrich for dead months ago is now talking of a revival. […]

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is announcing he is running for president today.  I am actually a fan of Gingrich’s.  I enjoy reading his books.  I enjoy hearing him speak about history and the issues of our day.  I remember when Gingrich was trying to push the Old Guard of the House GOP […]

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Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Oct 28, 2010; Section:Opinion; Page Number:10A     Rally showed Walker ready to lead Governor Walker would change state paradigm Tuesday night, 300 people flocked to the Waukesha Expo Center to see Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker, the Republican candidate for Wisconsin governor, and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich. Gingrich […]

Last night I ventured as far as the Waukesha Expo Center with about 300 other people to see Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker and Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.  Mike Gallagher was the emcee and warm-up act. I’ve watched Scott Walker a long time.  I’ve known Walker a long time.  Last night he […]