Hulsey: Jobs plan plagiarism more ‘Mary Burke Amateur Hour Campaign’

By   /  September 19, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle |Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – In this week’s Marquette Law School poll, 48 percent of respondents said Madison millionaire Mary Burke, the Democrat’s candidate for governor, has not been clear enough about what she would do if elected.

Now it turns out Burke’s signature jobs plan, the one area where she seemed clear about her intentions, was lifted from others.

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More taxpayer resources needed for SEIU ‘political retribution’ audit

By   /  September 19, 2014  /  Abuse of power, News, unions, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Milwaukee County Supervisor David Bowen is calling it a compromise, but he’s still getting his “political retribution” while hitting taxpayer resources three times as hard.

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Rindfleisch attorney: Appeals court can protect the Fourth Amendment in Digital Age

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Nearly two years after first appealing a felony conviction of misconduct in office that followed a controversial search and seizure of her electronic possessions, Kelly Rindfleisch had her day in appeals court.

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Enthusiasm gap could be bad news for Mary Burke

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The enthusiasm gap appears to be widening ever so in Wisconsin’s hotly contested governor’s race, and if the past is any indication the latest poll numbers could spell bad news for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke.

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Happ’s lead in AG race disappears amid property scandal

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  Elections, News, Politics, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – Poof.

Three weeks after boasting a 10 percentage point lead, Jefferson County District Attorney Susan Happ, the Democrat candidate for state attorney general, has seen her commanding lead go up in smoke.

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GOP sues state election overseer over ‘deeply flawed and confusing’ ballot

By   /  September 17, 2014  /  First Amendment, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The state’s campaign finance and election law regulator is being accused of “either blatant partisanship or sheer incompetence” in a complaint filed Wednesday by top Republicans who demand the Government Accountability Board improve the “deeply flawed and confusing” standard ballot for November’s general election.

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