Category Archives: Fitzwalkerstan

Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC) scandals could finally be Scott Walker’s Undoing


When Wisconsin Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca says “It’s been mismanagement and incompetence at every level” regarding Governor Scott Walker’s pet project Wisconsin Economic Development Corp (WEDC), he’s not kidding. Walker, when running for governor in 2010, said he had the secret, magic formula for creating 250,000 new private sectorRead the full story »

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Walker may have won, but Solidarity against his Overseers will withstand


It’s tragic that so many voters in Wisconsin’s rural communities supported Scott Walker for Governor. It’s a classic example of voting against one’s own interests based on somehow thinking that if you vote Republican, some of the oligarch’s wealth will magically rub off on you. Or worse, you think thatRead the full story »

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Mary Burke gets solid progressive endorsements to battle Walker in 2014 election

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With a floundering Wisconsin economy, tired job growth, several bubbling scandals and more attempts with more extremist policies on the horizon, Scott Walker and his campaign figure their witless paranoia of anyone on their McCarthyistic Recall Blacklist within their secret operations will somehow make up for snowballing failure and incompetence.Read the full story »

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Walker faces new John Doe 2.0 investigation involving five counties and 2011 and 2012 recall elections

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It turns out a second John Doe investigation that could possibly link Scott Walker and even several Republican legislators involved in five counties in Wisconsin as well as activities in the 2011 and 2012 Recall elections is continuing to be explored. Granted, Walker will probably not be asked by anyRead the full story »

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Walker continues to face challenges with the truth about his costly budget and shoddy record


Even though a recent Marquette Law School poll with 48 percent approving of the job Walker is doing and 46 percent disapproving, it’s been a predictable pattern from the mainstream media to give the scandal-prone college dropout from Marquette University a free pass with his continuing failed record as governor.Read the full story »

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Walker’s authoritarian crackdown on freedom of expression leads to arrests

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Witnessing the Solidarity Singers and participating in the event firsthand is almost like a “religious” experience in terms of hearing the great voices singing in the majestically appointed Capitol Rotunda or when the performances are outside at the foot of State Street in the hot sun or on a snowbound,Read the full story »

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Walker uses lack of medical knowledge and theocratic extremism in his personal War on Women

War on Women

Nearly everyone who has been paying attention knows that Scott Walker does not have a college degree to become a teacher, thus perhaps explaining his disdain for teachers and public education. He has zero medical training and applies his anti-science, pro-theocratic religious extremism as a source for his divisive, insipidRead the full story »

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ALEC agenda evident with anti-democratic, unconstitutional AB 225 legislation


When so many Republicans cut-and-paste American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Model Legislation for their own extremist Republican agendas, it starts looking like Koch Brothers/Bradley Foundation/Richard Mellon Scaife/Adolph Coors, Jr. kickback money is just too irresistible and it’s too easy to be obedient to their anti-democratic, pro-globalist oligarchical agenda. Whether it’sRead the full story »

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Pat Roggensack hopes outside money will bring victory for Walker’s future


As the continuing John Doe investigation continues into Scott Walker’s sordid past and with the stealth activities of the current Republican-plagued Wisconsin Legislature quietly moving toward ALEC-driven mining laws, corporatized schools, anti-choice overstepping and other issues, there is a very important state Supreme Court race in the works with conservativeRead the full story »

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Why ALEC-funded school vouchers are a scam far greater than just destroying American public education


Republican Assembly leader Robin Vos and the Republicans want to fast-track school voucher programs in Wisconsin for a couple basic reasons. Using taxpayer money that would go toward public schools would be directed towards home schooling and private schools, thus weakening public education, which is a major part of theRead the full story »

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Walker proves again that fanatical, delusional extremism reigns with his “Protect Life Day” proclamation


Anyone who has been following the sordid, sleazy career of Scott Walker can always find many examples of how he is a self-serving, corrupt, fanatical psychopath who tries to put on a well-orchestrated face behind a Koch Brothers-funded errand boy behavior pattern. Chalk up another fine example of a cowardlyRead the full story »

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Fighting Bob Fest 2012: Mike Papantonio’s speech adds to the successful, inspiring progressive event (video)


While it may not be as charming or “old-school” as the Sauk County Fairgrounds in historic Baraboo as it had been the stage originally, the annual Chautauqua “Fighting Bob Festival” at the Alliant Energy Center venue certainly offers some great progressive speakers and break-out sessions on the major issues ofRead the full story »

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Off the rails, Madison Capitol Police Chief David Erwin implies Solidarity Singer “are terrorizing people at this Capitol”


It’s getting even worse for the ability of the citizens of Wisconsin to be able to freely express themselves with free speech as Americans, as seen with the distortions and aggressive tactics of Madison Capitol Police Chief David Erwin. It is getting to the point where Erwin will need toRead the full story »

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While Walker remains silent, Madison Capitol Police Chief David Erwin cracks down on grandmothers holding paper signs in Rotunda (video)


Going to the State Capitol yesterday at noon, there was a chill in the air at the Rotunda. While no one was arrested at that particular time for being an American citizen who still has the First Amendment as an available defense against tyranny, those there holding signs were waitingRead the full story »

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Wisconsin Republican legislators quietly deleting their ALEC emails to hide their Koch Brothers agenda


There are dozens of corporations that dumping their support or affiliation with the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).  It turns out that Wisconsin Republican legislators are also deleting their emails from ALEC that have been giving them marching orders on what to do as obedient Walker puppets. WisconsinRead the full story »

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