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Democrats ‘most progressive’ platform could be most costly for taxpayers

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Taxes, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Bill Clinton at convention

While some of the language is nebulous, the platform calls for expensive initiatives.

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Baldwin joins Johnson in calling for ‘immediate action’ on Social Security misconduct claims

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“I find it troubling that no apparent disciplinary action has been taken over 9 months,” Baldwin wrote.

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Sale of vacant property to Milwaukee voucher school OK’d, but fight isn’t over

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Photo by James Wigderson

After a delay until City Attorney Grant Langley could be consulted, the Milwaukee Common Council voted 9-6 on Tuesday to approve the sale of Centro del Nino, a former Milwaukee Public School property that has been vacant since 2005, to Milwaukee Parental Choice Program participant Right Step. Now the battle moves to the Board of Zoning Appeals, […]

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Bernie Sanders supporter revolt could spell trouble for Hillary in November

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Bernie Sanders

Inside the convention hall, Sanders’ delegates rained down boos just about every time Clinton’s name was mentioned, even when the leader of their “revolution” declared he is “with her,” and that “Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States.

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Big labor, with big money, big force at Democratic convention

By   /  July 25, 2016  /  Labor, National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Our movement will be an unstoppable force in this election because the stakes could not be higher,” Mary Kay Henry, president of SEIU said.

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Democratic convention speaker Gwen Moore’s ‘greatest’ hits

By   /  July 25, 2016  /  First Amendment, National, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Moore has uttered some of the more inflammatory, ill-informed statements in Congress.

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