Gilbert Brown, Famed Green Bay Packer, Urges Wisconsin Voters To Recall Republicans

Today may just turn out to be a pivotal moment for the progressive movement across the nation.  All eyes are on Wisconsin and the re-call efforts of its citizens.  Go Wisconsin! The Huffington Post As Wisconsin voters head to the polls Tuesday for the first of two critical recall election days, the labor backed coalition… More Gilbert Brown, Famed Green Bay Packer, Urges Wisconsin Voters To Recall Republicans

Americans For Prosperity Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections

In my opinion, voter suppression is an insult to every American who believes the Constitution has set guidelines to avert such activities.  Once again the GOP usurps the same Constitution they claim to “love”. Huffington Post Patch.com reported that Charles Shultz, a Democrat who lives in the 10th Senate District, received an absentee ballot application… More Americans For Prosperity Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections

Wisconsin Justice Prosser “grabbed fellow justice around the neck” prior to union bill decision

This little creep needs to be arrested for assault. Think Progress The Wisconsin State Journal reports: “Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser allegedly grabbed fellow Justice Ann Walsh Bradley around the neck in an argument in her chambers last week, according to at least three knowledgeable sources.” The incident occurred “before the court’s release of… More Wisconsin Justice Prosser “grabbed fellow justice around the neck” prior to union bill decision

Rep. Bruce Braley puts the screws to Scott Walker

I love this, although Walker got help from the Rep. Darrell Issa.  Rep Braley is a very good inquisitor and I mean that in a positive way. More Scott Walker testimony…   Scott Walker: “I Don’t Even Know Where Cali Is”   Wisconsin Congresswoman Gwen Moore Questions Governor Scott Walker before Congressional Committee   C-Span… More Rep. Bruce Braley puts the screws to Scott Walker

Ohio Union Bill Signed Into Law By John Kasich

Here we go again… Huffington Post Gov. John Kasich on Thursday signed into law a limit on the collective bargaining rights of 350,000 public workers, defying Democrats and other opponents of the measure who have promised to push for repeal. His signature came a day after the measure was approved by the state House and… More Ohio Union Bill Signed Into Law By John Kasich

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

Wis. GOP strips public workers’ bargaining rights

Personally, I am not convinced that Walker and his gang of thugs won this stand-off. Washington Post Republicans in the Wisconsin Senate voted Wednesday night to strip nearly all collective bargaining rights from public workers after discovering a way to bypass the chamber’s missing Democrats. All 14 Senate Democrats fled to Illinois nearly three weeks… More Wis. GOP strips public workers’ bargaining rights

Emails Reveal Wisconsin Governor Walker Ready To Concede Key Points

Scott Walker’s poll numbers are not very favorable these days, so I suspect he has been advised to lose the “hardball” style and come up with a compromise… Alan Colmes Emails between Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s chief of staff, Eric Schutt, and Democratic Senators Tim Cullen and Bob Jauch show a willingness on the part of… More Emails Reveal Wisconsin Governor Walker Ready To Concede Key Points