Gov. Walker, in Complete Secrecy, Signed a Proclamation Making the 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade “Protect Life Day” in Wisconsin
On the first day of the new legislative term, January 7th, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker went behind the scenes to issue a proclamation that his state would recognize January 22nd, 2013 (yesterday) as “Protect Life Day.” Not-so-coincidentally, that specific date marked the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s ruling in the case...
NICHOLS: Most Important Wisconsin Vote on April 3rd “Will Not Be About Personalities. It Will Be About An Issue: Collective Bargaining.”
One of the labor movement’s most effective champions, The Nation writer, John Nichols, published a short piece yesterday that suggests the Wisconsin GOP Presidential primary on April 3rd is not, in fact, the most important matter for voters that day. Rather, a referendum on collective bargaining, also featured on the ballot that day, is: Not...
A new Wisconsin-bred “outsourcing” bill favors consultants over savings, according to Mark Klipstein, President of the State Engineering Association. The bill, introduced to the state house by Representative Mark Honadel (R-21), is favored by Governor Scott Walker. It would loosen the standards of practice regarding the use of...
More Info (and a Correction) About Chris Rebholz, the “Small Business Owner” in Scott Walker’s TV Ad
Last week, We Party Patriots ran a story about Chris Rebholz, a man who appears in a television ad touting the benefits of Scott Walker’s economic policies for small business. It has come to light, with further research, that a few details of our story were outdated. In researching Rebholz further we have also discovered ...