Walker Guy Stabs Protester’s Balloon and Bloodies Himself

All I have to say is that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is nuts and his supporters are nuttier! The Progressive Monday afternoon, as Governor Scott Walker was signing into law a bill that turns the legislative and Congressional redistricting process and any appeals to it upside-down, and as Department of Administration Secretary Mike Huebsch was… More Walker Guy Stabs Protester’s Balloon and Bloodies Himself

Walker’s Loss: 19 Counties Flip To Dems In Wis. Supreme Court Election

Huffington Post A divisive budget battle between labor unions and Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.) turned a state Supreme Court race into a nationally watched bellwether on the electorate’s mood heading into a recall campaign and the 2012 elections. Nearly 1.5 million people turned out to vote, representing 33.5 percent of voting-age adults — 68 percent higher… More Walker’s Loss: 19 Counties Flip To Dems In Wis. Supreme Court Election

Walker Administration Announces Implementation Of Anti-Union Law, Despite Judge’s Order Against Publication

The madness of King Scott Walker of Fitzwalkerstan! TPMDC The administration of Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) has begun implementing its controversial new law curtailing public employee unions, following a move on Friday declaring it be in effect, and despite a judge’s ruling that enjoined said implementation. “It is now my legal responsibility to begin enactment… More Walker Administration Announces Implementation Of Anti-Union Law, Despite Judge’s Order Against Publication

Indiana Official Reportedly Advised Scott Walker To Stage A Phony Violent Attack By Union Supporters

This shows how deep into slime territory the GOP will go in order to “win”… Think Progress During the intense public battle with public employee unions last month, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) received an intriguing email from an admirer claiming to be a deputy prosecutor from Indiana. The email suggested that Walker should fake an attack… More Indiana Official Reportedly Advised Scott Walker To Stage A Phony Violent Attack By Union Supporters

Wisconsin GOP Senators Head to Washington to Collect Their Payoffs, er, “Campaign Contributions “

No matter how those politicians try to cover it up, most GOP and Blue Dog Dems are corporate shills.  They legislate at the will of their corporate masters… The Nation Wisconsin state Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, the consigliere for Governor Scott Walker in the legislative fight to eliminate collective bargaining rights for public workers and to… More Wisconsin GOP Senators Head to Washington to Collect Their Payoffs, er, “Campaign Contributions “

Wisconsin Goes National

Politico The first round is over. Republican Gov. Scott Walker delivered a crushing defeat to government employee unions in their fight over labor rights in Wisconsin. But the passage of a law stripping away collective bargaining rights for public-sector workers has touched off a much larger political battle that threatens to spread over Wisconsin’s borders and… More Wisconsin Goes National

The Suicide Of The Republican Party

Keith Olbermann’s FOK (Friends of Keith) News Still having never learned to be calm, retract their claws, and sit around and act rationally in a situation that calls for panic, Wisconsin’s Republicans and their Corporate Puppeteers tonight guaranteed themselves an unprecedented and disastrous recall next January. More over, they also guaranteed themselves that any cloak… More The Suicide Of The Republican Party

Wisconsin Dispute Could Mobilize Democratic Base

Nate Silver – Five Thirty Eight “If only there were precedent for the upper chamber monkeying around with the fiscal part of a bill to bypass the need for supermajority,” the Republican strategist Patrick Ruffini noted on Twitter last night. Mr. Ruffini was referring, of course, to the decision by Wisconsin Republicans to strip collective bargaining… More Wisconsin Dispute Could Mobilize Democratic Base

WI Senate GOP Leader Admits On-Air That His Goal Is To Defund Labor Unions, Hurt Obama’s Reelection Chances

Dirty deeds are often exposed in unexpected ways… Think Progress A prank call from a man purporting to be petrochemical billionaire David Koch to Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) a few weeks ago revealed that Walker had crafted his “budget repair” bill in a bid to crush the labor unions. The revelation was at odds with… More WI Senate GOP Leader Admits On-Air That His Goal Is To Defund Labor Unions, Hurt Obama’s Reelection Chances