Via La Crosse Tribune.
HAND-CURATED POSTS FROM THE WISCONSIN BLOGOSPHERE (AND SOMETIMES POINTS BEYOND)
The man known for his belligerent brand of independence suddenly looked like an 11-year-old Jerry Jones groupie, jumping up and down as best he could, trying to get in on a group hug that he missed.
Red Arrow Park was created to honor the many veterans who served in the Red Arrow Division. They served, and many died, wearing that patch so that we could maintain our liberty and vanquish foes who might’ve thought otherwise.
Finally, and probably most importantly, Wisconsin needs to become the 25th right-to-work state in the country. This is not about busting unions or petty politics. This is simply about giving people the freedom to choose whether or not they want to join a union and growing the Wisconsin economy.
If the U.S. Supreme Court denies the petition to hear this case, Wisconsin’s Voter ID law will be reinstated. If the Court hears the case, the law remains enjoined pending the judgement of the Court.
…The French journalist and author Eric Zemmour told the BBC parties the Front National is “not a cause, it is a consequence.” He added, “People vote for the FN to say to their elites, ‘Stop doing what you are doing!’ But they never do.”…
Via “Consequence, Not Cause” @ Dad29.
Other confirmed guests for the summit include New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.
“I think any candidate that’s going to be serious, by mid-year in 2015, has to be in the race. I mean, I just was sworn in yesterday. Next week, I’m going to give my state of the state. By the beginning of next month, I’ll have given my budget address, introduce our next two-year budget, which will continue lowering property taxes, expanding school choice, lowering the size of government, reducing the number of state employees, lowering our debt, doing all the things that you’d expect a good common-sense conservative to do. And once we’ve done that, I think it puts me in a perfect position to see if this is the right calling.”
….a full airing of Scott Walker’s defense of David Duke as not being extreme on the "issues" will serve him well with Iowa’s GOP, just not with the more decent people of the United States.
The spectacle of Scott Walker appearing on a live segment with David Duke is crazy, and Walker’s weak condemnation that veers into agreement with Duke on the "issues" is just as off-the-charts crazy….
Big Ag is polluting waters so badly that in one Wisconsin county, Kewaunee, a child cannot wash out a cut in the summer with water from the faucet because of the pathogens from CAFOs have made the water undrinkable and unsafe.
Many still in parts of Brown County will only drink bottled water.
Turns out it’s terribly unhealthy to vector liquid cow manure into aquifers and surface waters.
“Elections have a way of voluntarily and willingly neutering congressmen.”