Unseemly Side of Politics Pt. 2: Barrett to Run – You Can’t Make This Stuff Up …

Apparently, I’m still not over it. How different Wisconsin would look under Governor Lawton …

I thought it was the worst kept “secret” in quite some time. I was hoping it wouldn’t happen so I could get rid of the sick feeling in my stomach.  But now, JSOnline’s Dan Bice is reporting that To…

Source: Unseemly Side of Politics Pt. 2: Barrett to Run – You Can’t Make This Stuff Up …

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John Nichols: Gerrymandering empowers obstructionists like Robin Vos and Scott Fitzgerald | John Nichols 

Gerrymandering is a vile scourge on democracy all over the country. But one could argue it’s at its worse right here in Wisconsin. We had the perfect putrid petre dish for it with the Three HorsesAsses of the Apocolypse — Robin Vos, Scott Fitzgerald and Scott Walker. We got rid of one. And we have to finish the job before the Great State of Wisconsin is nothing more than Wisissippi.

The gerrymandering of Wisconsin’s Legislature is now so severe that legislators are less interested in respecting the will of the people than at any time in Wisconsin history.

Source: John Nichols: Gerrymandering empowers obstructionists like Robin Vos and Scott Fitzgerald | John Nichols | madison.com

Marc Thiessen: Democrats, not Trump, are biggest threat to Constitution. 

The horse’s ass is complaining that D’s will “abolish the electoral college and might also pack the Supreme Court with liberal justices …”

You (Rs) refuse even a hearing and stall on a Supreme Court nominee, suppress the vote from coast to coast and you call us radical?

Just shut up.

Who is the biggest threat to our constitutional order? It is not President Trump.

Source: Marc Thiessen: Democrats, not Trump, are biggest threat to Constitution. | Column | madison.com

Editorial: Robin Vos and Scott Fitzgerald are contemptible liars

It was evident to any honest observer that the company’s promise to develop a manufacturing plant in southeastern Wisconsin that would ultimately employ as many as 13,000 workers represented an absurd and unobtainable promise by a foreign corporation that wanted to get on the good side of Donald Trump before the president started imposing tariffs.

Cap Times Editorial
Robin Vos and Scott Fitzgerald
Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, left, and Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald could have made the flawed Foxconn deal better, but they failed to do so. Now they have rightly garnered a “pants-on-fire” rating from PolitiFact for trying to blame someone else for the Foxconn mess. SCOTT BAUER, ASSOCIATED PRESS