M.D. Kittle - Watchdog.org

Kittle is a 25-year veteran of radio, newspaper and online journalism. In July 2011, Kittle joined Watchdog.org as bureau chief for Wisconsin Reporter. He has spent much of the past three years covering the seismic political changes taking place in the Badger State. Last year, Kittle joined Watchdog’s national reporting team, covering everything from energy policy to governmental assaults on civil rights. Beyond being published in Wisconsin’s daily newspapers and in multimedia news outlets, Kittle’s work has appeared on Fox News, and in Human Events, Reason Magazine, Newsmax and Town Hall. His special investigation into a politically charged John Doe probe, “Wisconsin’s Secret War,” was the basis of a 2014 documentary on Glenn Beck’s TheBlaze. Kittle has made several appearances on Fox News, including “On the Record with Greta Van Susteren. He serves as weekly politics commentator for Lake 96.1 FM in Lake Geneva, and WRJN-AM 1400 in Racine. His resume includes multiple awards for journalism excellence from The Associated Press, Inland Press, Wisconsin Broadcast Association and other journalism associations. Contact Kittle at [email protected]

Schimel still weighing options on John Doe leaks

By   /  September 23, 2016  /  Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice, First Amendment, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“This isn’t just communications between some government official and someone else, this is political speech that has been violated.”

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What if? Report looks at life without U.S. ‘energy renaissance’

By   /  September 23, 2016  /  Energy and Environment, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

FRACKING IMPRESSIVE: The U.S. economy would have been hundreds of billions of dollars poorer with more than 4 million fewer jobs without the U.S. energy boom of the past several years, a new U.S. Chamber of Commerce report finds.

Without the energy renaissance, America would not have created some 4.3 million jobs and would not have realized an estimated $548 billion in annual gross domestic product.

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Federal agents stepping up investigation into troubled Social Security offices

By   /  September 21, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Now, the Social Security Administration is taking those allegations seriously and a number of investigations and reviews have been initiated.”

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FDA commissioner sends his regrets, won’t make Senate hearing on Right to Try

By   /  September 21, 2016  /  Federal Government, Health Care, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Unfortunately, FDA red tape and government regulations restrict access to promising new treatments, and for those who do get access, it’s often too late.”

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Johnson: Obama’s UN speech lacks strength, vision in war on terror

By   /  September 21, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Today (Tuesday) he started out his speech saying the real problems have been neglected, then he went on to neglect them,” Johnson said.

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More evidence points to prosecutors, investigators as source of John Doe leaks

By   /  September 20, 2016  /  First Amendment, Free Speech, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“There is also evidence to suggest the perpetrator or perpetrators worked closely with outside interests to select the leaked documents,” the source said.

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