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Oconomowoc schools comms director placed on paid administrative leave

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Ms. Winckler has been placed on Administrative Leave while the School District considers the legal and personnel implications of the issues which have been presented to the District,” Rindo wrote.

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Wisconsin lawmakers reintroduce REINS Act

By   /  January 12, 2017  /  News, State Government, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“Just having this tool, I think will hold bureaucrats more accountable,” Neylon said.

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Retired judges’ recusal proposal again tries to silence speech

By   /  January 12, 2017  /  First Amendment, Free Speech, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The petition imposes a “tremendous burden on speech” for judges and those who support them in Wisconsin’s judicial elections, Esenberg said.

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Sources: Social Security judge accused of deciding cases on sex appeal retires

By   /  January 11, 2017  /  Federal government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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For now, it appears Pleuss retires with his taxpayer-funded federal pension and all of the accompanying benefits.

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Walker: Workforce development, welfare reform top priorities

By   /  January 10, 2017  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“I believe firmly we were not sent here by the people of Wisconsin to raise taxes,” Walker said.

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Poll finds more optimism for Wisconsin economy, mixed opinions on gas tax

By   /  January 10, 2017  /  Economy, Energy and Environment, Jobs + Growth, News, State Government, Taxes, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“Confidence in Wisconsin’s economy continues to grow for Wisconsin voters.”

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