Saying it has the power of the American people on its side, proponents of the long-embattled Keystone XL Pipeline planned to deliver more than a half-million comments to the State Department urging President Obama to approve the pipeline.Read More →
The Republican Party of Wisconsin has filed a complaint with the state’s campaign and elections agency against the AFL-CIO, alleging the union failed to disclose its activity in attempting to influence a state Assembly election.Read More →
Looks like U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner just got O’Keefed.Read More →
As the Environmental Protection Agency takes its first step in killing a multi-billion dollar copper-and-gold mine proposal in Alaska’s outback without having seen the plan, critics of the EPA’s “preemptive veto” warn the action could have a chilling effect well beyond the boundaries of the Ohio-sized Bristol Bay region – where brown bears outnumber human inhabitants.Read More →
Part 29 of 29 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON, Wis. – In the controversy surrounding the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ “Operation Fearless,” there’s been little attention paid to the role of Francis D. Schmitz.
At the tail end of the botched federal guns and drugs sting, [...]