Category «Politics»

great protest signs in Madison

As the state of Wisconsin faces a $3.6 billion budget deficit, and Gov Scott Walker proposes changes, thousands of taxpayers descended on Madison, our state capital, to make their voices heard. Many brought signs to convey their messages. These are some of the best: This take off of the “Don’t Tread On Me” flags of …

the Tuscon blame game is a shame

The shootings at a Tuscon supermarket earlier today are a terrible tragedy. Among the victims were a congresswoman, a federal judge and a young child. It’s nothing more than a downright shame. I watched the coverage as the story unfolded on CNN. They did a respectable job, connecting up with a few people on the …

Dr. Steve Kagen is misleading and dishonest

Did you see the TV commercial that ran on CBS during halftime of today’s Packers/Bills game? First, watch it for yourself so you know what I’m talking about. In the ad, Rep. Steve Kagen says that Reid Ribble wants to phase out Social Security “forcing Wisconsin seniors to fend for themselves.” Kagen cleverly took a …