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[http://m.jsonline.com/news/blogs/293955371.html From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinal:] ...in May 2012, he said he would try to fight the proposal. "It’s not going to get to my desk," Walker told ...
by PvtJarHead
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 08:00 PM PST with 37 Recommends
UPDATE: This atrocious bill was just "passed" by the State Senate with the public shouting "shame, shame, shame....". The session was abruptly adjurned ny Sen. Lasich (R-TeaBagger) after a nearly ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 112 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 07:42 PM PST with 130 Recommends
I woke up today eager to return to the capitol, after a good Light Brigade action last night, when we shined a message on the building even while the Republicans were shutting down the public ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 83 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 07:58 PM PST with 97 Recommends
We were many! The true believers and patriots! It's been a while since The Invisible Woman, or I (Mister Fantastic) have posted. But given the new, but expected jackassery in Wisconsin, it is ...
by invisiblewoman
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 03:16 PM PST with 50 Recommends
Wisconsin Republicans have started moving another anti-union bill toward Gov. Scott Walker's desk. Nothing seems likely to deter them, but for what it's worth, the union representing the state's ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 10:36 AM PST with 60 Recommends
Wisconsin Governor has been " punting " (his word) on a lot on Tough Questions lately. Questions like " What does the Governor think about Evolution?" Or, does he agree with Rudy Giuliani's ...
by jamess
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 07:02 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Here is a 15 second video from United Steelworkers (USW) union that even the high school educated Governor of Wisconsin should be able to understand. Wisconsin Legislature has ...
by e2247
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 04:38 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Dear Citizens of Wisconsin, I am writing to express my deep concerns over Governor Walkers budget proposal and the Wisconsin Legislatures plans to fast track the "Right to Work" legislation this ...
by Betsy1056
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Feb 22, 2015 at 11:49 AM PST with 7 Recommends
In a lead article published late yesterday, headlined How a powerful rightwing lobby is plotting to stop minimum wage hikes Britain's Guardian newspaper (hello American media???) reports that the ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Feb 21, 2015 at 04:35 AM PST with 51 Recommends
Wis Gov Scott Walker (R-Dark Side of the Force) So much dump, so little time.... Flippity Floppity ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 119 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 02:51 PM PST with 159 Recommends
Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) Here we go again: Republicans in the Wisconsin legislature are fast-...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 63 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 10:56 AM PST with 28 Recommends
From [http://progressivepopulist.blogspot.com/2015/01/editorial-whose-good-old-days-boehner.html The Progressive Populist] When Republicans — particularly teabaggers — say they want to go back ...
by jcullen
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 11:49 AM PST with 11 Recommends
Earlier this month, in the sparsely populated Kentucky county that’s home to Bowling Green, officials voted to convert the place into a right-to-work (for less) sinkhole. The county officials did ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2014 at 07:40 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Let me explain what the right to work is... because I fucking lived it. I was working in the HVAC field. Delivering a house full of products in a new development. As we were taking the furnace to ...
by warrenproject
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 08:42 AM PST with 8 Recommends
As a former journalist, I belonged to a group of skilled, articulate and relatively educated professionals who by nature also tend to be individualists, loners, skeptics and non-joiners. Accounting ...
by rlegro
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Dec 15, 2014 at 10:27 AM PST with 45 Recommends
It's quite obvious that the WisGOP-controlled Legislature and Governor Scott Walker are going to try to screw over workers even more when they try to jam through right-to-work-for-less legislation ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 05:27 PM PST with 53 Recommends
Scott Fitzgerald (doing a mini face palm) ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 12:42 PM PST with 39 Recommends
WARNING: You might spit your drink when reading this for real job description I ran across the other day: Yes, I am sure people seeking a "career" are lining up to enjoy rubbing up against ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 116 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 09:23 AM PST with 146 Recommends
Can I Still Afford a Beer at the local brew pub? Maybe not. The Mayor took another step backward this week. This time the Mayor supports ‘Right to Work’ legislation. ‘Right to Work’ sounds ...
by pancheetah
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 23, 2014 at 10:49 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Whether you live up north or down state in Michigan, one of the most interesting aspects of the 2014 election that barely anyone's talking about is the split in the Republican big tent. And by ...
by Hoi Polloi
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2014 at 07:08 AM PDT with 15 Recommends