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Who wants to challenge Bob Gannon?

Published Jan. 19, 2016

Rep. Bob Gannon of Slinger became a viral sensation recently thanks to some recent statements - and a high-profile middle finger. The only question left after his behavior: Who wants to challenge him in the primary election?


Fact-checkers ignore biggest Grothman lie: the poor are lazy

Published Dec. 17, 2014

A few Sundays ago, Congressman-elect Glenn Grothman told Milwaukee TV host Mike Gousha that welfare recipients "can easily get $35,000 a year in total benefits between the healthcare and the earned income credit and the FoodShare and the low-income housing and what have you." By zeroing on the number he spat out -- and, you know, $35,000 does seem like a lot of money -- the fact-checkers miss the chance to nail Grothman for the far worse implication of his statement: that the poor are lazy, and are paid by the government to stay lazy.


Can we secede from Wisconsin's Tea Party nuts?

Published April 17, 2014

Recently, it was news that the state Republican Party is going to vote at its convention on a resolution that says the state party "supports legislation that upholds Wisconsin's right, under extreme circumstances, to secede." Secede? You've got to be kidding me. Maybe we should all find a way to get the Tea Party to secede from the rest of us who have at least a little bit of common sense.


Grothman: 7-day work week is about freedom

Published Jan. 6, 2014

Republican West Bend State Sen. Glenn Grothman wants to bring back the seven-day work week. "All sorts of people want to work seven days a week," Grothman told The Huffington Post.

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Opposition to Assembly Bill 308 Restores Effort to Kill Wisconsin's Anti-MMA Bill Once and for All

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