(Speaking of Witch Hunts . . . ) Candidate Mary Burke Endures the Trial of the Trail

Though the real news was that Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke had just been endorsed by the largest police union in Wisconsin, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's online headline said, "Mary Burke stumbles when asked to define plagiarism". As if the shock of the question caused her to lose her balance, thus betraying her pact with … Continue reading (Speaking of Witch Hunts . . . ) Candidate Mary Burke Endures the Trial of the Trail

Cesar Chavez, a Living Wage and Bipartisan Tax/Debt Pandering

(By USGov-DOL (USGov-DOL) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons) Two apparently radical, left-wing proposals were discussed in Madison last week, one of which is supported, sort of, by our Republican governor and one which is opposed by Milwaukee County's Democratic County Executive. And what Democratic candidate Mary Burke says she supports are right-wing budget ideas of prioritizing paying down debt and giving much of … Continue reading Cesar Chavez, a Living Wage and Bipartisan Tax/Debt Pandering