Tag Archives: Wisconsin

Four Senators, Constitution Changes Threaten Recall Efforts

Four Wisconsin state senators challenged pending recall petitions against them on Feb. 9 in an effort to retain their seats. In light of these recalls and challenges, state lawmakers are proposing changes to the state constitution that would make election recalls more difficult. Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau), Sen. Van Wanggaard (R-Racine), Sen. Terry Moulton (R-Chippewa Falls), and Sen. ... Read More »

Walker’s Wisconsin: Closed for Business

The news that the recall effort against Governor Scott Walker had eclipsed 300,000 signatures on Monday came as no real surprise to those intimately acquainted with the political atmosphere of Wisconsin. Even those faintly acquainted could have figured as much just from the size of the rallies in Madison last winter. While there was a worry that some of the ... Read More »

Opening Day is Headed Our Way

I’m not much of a hunter, but from growing up in a family that hunts, eating venison burgers and being watched by deer heads on my living room walls has become a norm. Throughout the years I’ve learned a thing or two about deer hunting, including the infamous holiday of opening day for firearms deer hunting season, falling on Nov. ... Read More »