M.D. Kittle is bureau chief of Wisconsin Watchdog and First Amendment Reporter for Watchdog.org. Kittle is a 25-year veteran of print, broadcast and online media. He is the recipient of several awards for journalism excellence from The Associated Press, Inland Press, the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association, and others. He is also a member of the Investigative Reporters & Editors network. Kittle's extensive series on Wisconsin's unconstitutional John Doe investigations was the basis of a 2014 documentary on Glenn Beck's TheBlaze. His work has been featured in Town Hall, Fox News, NewsMax, and other national publications, and his reporting has been cited by news outlets nationwide. Kittle is a fill-in talk show host on the Jay Weber Show and the Vicki McKenna Show in Milwaukee and Madison. Contact Kittle at [email protected]

Commentary: Refusing Medicaid expansion frustrates dependency democracy crowd

By   /  April 6, 2017  /  Budget and Spending, Commentary, Federal government, Health Care, State Budgets, State Government, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The money didn’t just magically appear on the table. It was taken from taxpayers everywhere.

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SSA whistleblowers ask, where’s the justice?

By   /  April 5, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Amid multiple federal investigations last fall, two top administrators for the Chicago region said they would be stepping down. They haven’t.

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Treasurer: ‘Glaring example of stupidity’ to cost taxpayers $90 million in rent payments

By   /  April 5, 2017  /  Accountability, Budget and Spending, News, State Budgets, State Government, Taxes, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Over the 20-year life of the lease, total rent payments on the Department of Corrections building are expected to hit $90 million.

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Schimel receives an attaboy as Senate’s Gorsuch war intensifies

By   /  April 5, 2017  /  Federal government, Judiciary, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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RAGA is making a digital ad buy in Wisconsin saluting Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel for his support of would-be Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch.

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‘Spontaneous’ left-wing group with scripts hates being described as ‘scripted’

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Well I have lots of HOPE. I believe in Obama and I believe in US. We just have to be logical and how we help Jim see our position,” the Indivisible member wrote.

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Wisconsin AG, lawmakers seek victims’ Bill of Rights amendment

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  Criminal Justice, News, State Government, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Marsy’s Law for All seeks to amend state constitutions that don’t offer protections to crime victims.”

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