Wisconsin prosecutors aim to shut down conservatives

By   /  August 29, 2014  /  Commentary, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Part 112 of 112 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War

By Jon Cassidy | From The American Spectator
Wisconsin has created a new type of political supervillain by combining the most reprehensible attributes of this nation’s two most infamous ogres of the last century — Joseph McCarthy and Richard Nixon.
Start with McCarthy’s reckless and unsubstantiated allegations against random [...]

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Burke opposes out-of-state political contributions – unless they help her campaign

By   /  August 29, 2014  /  Elections, National, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By Adam Tobias | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON, Wis. — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke has declared she’ll outlaw out-of-state political donations if elected, but enthusiastically accepted the endorsement Thursday of a Vermont-based political action committee soliciting cash and volunteers nationally to help Burke unseat Republican Gov. Scott Walker.
Burke received the endorsement from Democracy for America, a national progressive political action [...]

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Walker ‘smoking gun’ story has tiny glaring flaw

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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It’s sometimes said journalism is the business of making mistakes in public. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel knows what that’s like, as it made a whopper of a mistake on its front page Tuesday

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Polling places will remain in Wisconsin town’s schools

By   /  August 27, 2014  /  Elections, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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As far as the Greendale Village Board of Trustees is concerned, the fat lady has sung.

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Paul Ryan: Big government has U.S. at ‘tipping point’

By   /  August 26, 2014  /  Media, National, News, Podcasts, Video, Watchdog Radio, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio
It is no longer a question of how much government Americans want. The only question is how much government Americanscan afford.
And the former Republican vice presidential candidate, U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said the answer is becoming clear.
“I talk about this in the book,” Ryan told Watchdog Radio Monday. “About [...]

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John Doe prosecutors take desperate, unethical slap

By   /  August 26, 2014  /  Commentary, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Part 110 of 112 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War

By Jon Cassidy | Watchdog.org
Everybody in the media knows that if you want a story to die, you put it out late on a Friday afternoon.
The top editors already are gone for the weekend, and the reporters are all finishing something up and trying to get out [...]

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