The office of State Treasurer of Wisconsin is one of the most insignificant state executive offices in the entire country. The state treasurer’s office has very little power, in fact, there’s even a Republican-led movement to amend the Wisconsin Constitution to eliminate the offices of State Treasurer of Wisconsin and Secretary of State of Wisconsin. 308 more words
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I’ll be the first one to admit that I’d love nothing more to see that corrupt right-wing extremist Scott Walker be defeated in the 2014 gubernatorial election in Wisconsin. 236 more words
Roberta Retrum, a former Democratic Wisconsin State Assembly candidate from Eagle River in Vilas County, said something via social media that caught my attention. She said that the the Vilas County Democratic Party had joined a local chamber of commerce… 275 more words
How the (expletive) did Tim Swiggum get 9% of the vote in the 69th Assembly District special election?
This isn’t supposed to happen, but it did.
While Republican candidate Bob Kulp easily won the 69th Assembly District of Wisconsin election last night, Tim Swiggum, an independent candidate who (apparently) ran to the left of Democratic candidate Ken Slezak, somehow managed to get 9% of the vote, as Slezak only got 24% of the vote in a district that was only narrowly won by Tommy Thompson in the 2012 U.S. 273 more words
Mary Burke apparently doesn't want Democrats to win control of both houses of Wisconsin State Legislature
I asked Monologues of Dissent’s Heather DuBois Bourenane to ask Democratic candidate for Governor of Wisconsin Mary Burke whether or not sign into law legislation repealing all school voucher programs in Wisconsin if she were elected governor. 300 more words
Lately, there’s been a lot of negative talk by me and other political bloggers about Mary Burke’s candidacy for Governor of Wisconsin.
Now that it’s likely that another Democrat, Kathleen Vinehout, may enter the race for the Democratic nomination for Governor of Wisconsin, I’m going to ask that Burke, Vinehout, Hariprasad Trivedi, Marcia Mercedes Perkins, and any other Democrat(s) who wish to run for the office of Governor of Wisconsin avoid attacking each other. 232 more words
Democratic Wisconsin State Senator Kathleen Vinehout has signaled that she is likely to run for the Democratic nomination for Governor of Wisconsin in 2014, although Vinehout will make a formal decision on whether or not to enter the race sometime in January. 296 more words