Wisconsin

Federal Judge’s judgment takes John Doe probe off life support

By   /  February 1, 2015  /  Abuse of power, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – A federal judge on Friday effectively pulled the life support plug on a politically charged John Doe investigation into dozens of conservative groups, and took the rare step of ordering the Government Accountability Board to post his decision on its website.

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Anti-mine extremist ‘Krow’ goes off on judge who sentenced her

By   /  January 26, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – Following her sentencing last week on felony theft and misdemeanor damages to property convictions, environmental extremist Katie “Krow” Kloth has apparently written a bitter screed against the judge who sentenced her and the proposed northern Wisconsin mine project she despises.

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Watchdog Radio: Previewing the State of the Union address

By   /  January 19, 2015  /  Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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President Obama will deliver the State of the Union address Tuesday, and it will be the first time he’ll do so with Republicans in complete control of Congress.

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Watchdog Radio: And a Merry Christmas to you too, Cuba (and North Korea, too)

By   /  December 22, 2014  /  National, News, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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By Eric Boehm, Matt Kittle
It’s the last edition of Watchdog Radio before Christmas, and we’ve got the lists of who has been nice and who has been naughty.
At the top of the “naughty” list this week is North Korea, who (with an assist from the cowards at Sony Pictures) managed to prevent the release of […]

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Program provides alternative path for putting teachers in Milwaukee classrooms

By   /  December 17, 2014  /  Education, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Most people wouldn’t consider working harder for less money to be a good career move.

Jason Brazil is an exception.

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Watchdog Radio: Torture, Gruber and the Cromnibus (oh my)

By   /  December 15, 2014  /  National, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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By Eric Boehm and Matt Kittle | Watchdog.org
It was a big week in the nation’s capital, beginning with the release of the U.S. Senate’s report on torture conducted by the CIA and ending with the passage of the so-called “Cromnibus” spending bill that will keep the federal government from shutting down.
But it was also a […]

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