Wisconsin Watchdog

Oconomowoc schools marketer caught consulting on taxpayer dime resigns

By   /  February 22, 2017  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“The Oconomowoc Area School District announces that Kate Winckler has resigned from her position as director of Communication and Marketing.”

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Insiders: Tomah VA troubles continue with nurse shortage, neglectful care

By   /  February 21, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, Health Care, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“There have been times where a shift scheduled went totally through that did not have a registered nurse assigned,” the VA employee said.

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Walker, Schimel jump feet first into SCOTUS battle

By   /  February 21, 2017  /  Federal government, Governor, Judiciary, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

The joint press events in 11 states, sponsored by the conservative Judicial Crisis Network, forces a question steeped in conflict for those on the left and the right.

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Taxpayers required to pick up tab for educating illegal immigrant students

By   /  February 17, 2017  /  Criminal Justice, Education, Federal government, Immigration, Judiciary, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“The schoolhouse door is not where to deal with illegal immigration.”

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Sensenbrenner bill aims to build Mexico border wall with drug cartel money

By   /  February 16, 2017  /  Budget and Spending, Federal government, Immigration, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“The BUILD WALL Act is a creative solution to a complex problem and I encourage my colleagues to support it,” Sensenbrenner said.

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Report: Social Security managers gambled, watched Packers at Lambeau on taxpayer dime

By   /  February 15, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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A report on a federal investigation into the Madison disability review office revealed troubling conduct.

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