Wisconsin

WATCH: Supreme Court Finally Agrees To Weigh In On The Corrosive Effects of Gerrymandering

WATCH: Supreme Court Finally Agrees To Weigh In On The Corrosive Effects of Gerrymandering

The Supreme Court is once again stepping in to determine whether an electoral procedure as old as the republic violates the Constitution. Monday, the nation’s highest court announced it will begin looking into gerrymandered election maps for evidence of discrimination against minorities. If uncovered, the results from the Court’s decision could fundamentally change how we conduct elections. Gerrymandering is the […]

The Man Challenging Paul Ryan In 2018 Has Come Out Swinging (VIDEO)

The Man Challenging Paul Ryan In 2018 Has Come Out Swinging (VIDEO)

Randy Bryce (D) is challenging Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R) for re-election in Wisconsin’s first congressional district. A mustachioed Army veteran and union iron worker (he tweets @IronStache), Bryce has exactly the sort of crossover appeal that makes him a serious contender in blue-collar Wisconsin. Bryce’s campaign is off to a strong start. Though […]

David Yankovich Intent On Yanking Paul Ryan’s Ticket To DC (VIDEO)

David Yankovich Intent On Yanking Paul Ryan’s Ticket To DC (VIDEO)

How do you stand up to the man? There’s nothing special about what the Republican Party does. They represent a belief in a world where the strong should dominate the weak. Theirs is a bastardized view of Darwinian exceptionalism, one that has little time to consider its own logical fallacies. In their eyes, there is no bottleneck of […]

Trump Wants To ‘Rebuild America’ – Here’s Where He Should Start (VIDEO)

Trump Wants To ‘Rebuild America’ – Here’s Where He Should Start (VIDEO)

During the campaign, President Donald Trump talked about how our infrastructure is crumbling and how he wants to “rebuild America.” Here are some places where he should start: 1. Waukesha County, Wisconsin The water in Waukesha County has repeatedly gotten violations because of its radioactive content. Erik Olson, of the Natural Resources Defense Council, told NBC […]

INTERNET GOLD! Mom Texts Wrong Number And The Result Was Hilarious (IMAGES)

INTERNET GOLD! Mom Texts Wrong Number And The Result Was Hilarious (IMAGES)

In this digital age we live in, everyone makes the odd mistake. In this case a woman texted an unsuspecting 35 year old man from Wisconsin, thinking it was her daughter Jess. The results were so funny that the man posted the conversation on Imgur and it has since gone viral. Imgur user velaskin uploaded the hilarious […]

Trump Might Be Adding Some Diversity To His Fan Club–His Favorite Sheriff (TWEETS)

Trump Might Be Adding Some Diversity To His Fan Club–His Favorite Sheriff (TWEETS)

It’s been amply established that Donald Trump has an alarmingly low bar for acceptable behavior from public officials. After all, Sean Spicer is still press secretary despite planting a fake news story to discredit a reporter. Sebastian Gorka is still his top counterterrorism adviser despite being caught on tape calling a private citizen to berate […]

Luddite GOP Congressman Says Of Online Privacy, ‘Nobody’s Got To Use The Internet’

Luddite GOP Congressman Says Of Online Privacy, ‘Nobody’s Got To Use The Internet’

If there’s one thing you can say about most Republicans, it’s that they have absolutely no problem saying incredibly ignorant things that make you question whether or not they made it past the second grade. Such is the case with Wisconsin GOP Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner. At a town hall meeting in his district Thursday evening, […]

Do Your Job! Only Three of Paul Ryan’s Bills Have Become Law Since 1999 (VIDEO)

Do Your Job! Only Three of Paul Ryan’s Bills Have Become Law Since 1999 (VIDEO)

Despite the fact that he’s been in office since 1999, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has only introduced three pieces of legislation that passed into law. According to Congress.gov, Ryan has introduced 103 pieces of legislation and cosponsored over 1,000. But only three of the bills that he personally sponsored have become law. […]

WATCH: Paul Ryan Calls BS On Trump’s Claim: ‘No Such Wiretap Existed’ (TWEETS)

WATCH: Paul Ryan Calls BS On Trump’s Claim: ‘No Such Wiretap Existed’ (TWEETS)

President Donald Trump is no stranger to making ridiculous, unsubstantiated claims. One of his most recent gaffes involved him accusing his predecessor, President Barack Obama, of personally ordering a wiretap of Trump Tower during the election: Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my "wires tapped" in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. […]

Man Dies In Milwaukee Jail Under Inhumane Torture – 1 of 4 Deaths In 2016 (VIDEO)

Man Dies In Milwaukee Jail Under Inhumane Torture – 1 of 4 Deaths In 2016 (VIDEO)

Milwaukee County prosecutors are considering filing felony charges after a 38-year-old inmate Terrill Thomas died of “profound dehydration” while in solitary confinement last April. Thomas’ family are also considering filing a lawsuit separately, alleging Thomas was “subjected to a form of torture.” Other inmates “overheard his cries for water for days,” but his pleas were […]

King Of Hypocrisy: Paul Ryan Keeps Sucking Up To Trump (VIDEO)

King Of Hypocrisy: Paul Ryan Keeps Sucking Up To Trump (VIDEO)

While watching President Donald Trump’s shockingly coherent speech to Congress last night, a lot of people commented on his calm tone and optimistic message. The press, even the ones who have been nearly at war with Trump for the past few weeks, wrote about his positive message. They wondered if they were seeing a performance or […]

CPAC Doesn’t Mind Sheriffs Who Want To Grab Dem Opponents By The Throat (VIDEOS, TWEET)

CPAC Doesn’t Mind Sheriffs Who Want To Grab Dem Opponents By The Throat (VIDEOS, TWEET)

The American Conservative Union would like you to believe that axing Milo Yiannopoulos from the Conservative Political Action Conference was an act of courage and principle. But it was amply demonstrated that this was not a courageous act at all. After all, the ACU allowed the man who created him, Steve Bannon, to stay on […]

Bullying Ruins Lives – Innovative New Program Aims To Change That (VIDEO)

Bullying Ruins Lives – Innovative New Program Aims To Change That (VIDEO)

Bullying – that nasty part of going to school that we all had to deal with. It seems to be getting worse with the popularity of social media, even causing many young people to think about and actually commit suicide. We have to do something to get it to stop. The town of Shawano in Wisconsin is taking […]

Donald Trump Bothered By Protests – Cancels Speech In Milwaukee (TWEET)

Donald Trump Bothered By Protests – Cancels Speech In Milwaukee (TWEET)

The White House has reportedly canceled President Donald Trump’s scheduled trip to Milwaukee amid the mass protests following his ban on immigration in seven predominantly Muslim countries. Keep up the pressure! Scared By Protests Sources told the Journal Sentinel that the Trump team was scouting locations for the visit. They had planned on visiting either […]

New Poll Shows Hateful Uncle Tom Sheriff David Clarke Is TOAST If He Runs For Reelection

New Poll Shows Hateful Uncle Tom Sheriff David Clarke Is TOAST If He Runs For Reelection

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke–a regular on Fox News–may want to start updating his resume if a new poll is any indication of how voters in his county feel about him. A just-released survey from Public Policy Polling shows that 62 percent of voters questioned said they disapprove of the job Clarke is doing, while […]

Trump’s Favorite Sheriff Wants To Reach Out To Dems: To ‘Grab One Of Them By The Throat’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

Trump’s Favorite Sheriff Wants To Reach Out To Dems: To ‘Grab One Of Them By The Throat’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

David Clarke has served as sheriff of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin since 2002–roughly 5,300 days. In that time, he’s probably embarrassed the good people of Milwaukee at least 5,300 times. But he may have really outdone himself on Thursday night. He told a gathering of his fellow wingnuts that he has no interest in working with […]

Right-Wing Radio Host Thinks GOP Won A Battle In 2016, But Lost The War

Right-Wing Radio Host Thinks GOP Won A Battle In 2016, But Lost The War

For the better part of a quarter-century, Charlie Sykes WAS conservative talk radio in Wisconsin. As host of “Midday with Charlie Sykes” on WTMJ in Milwaukee, he was one of the most influential conservative pundits in the Midwest and the nation. However, he announced in October that he is ending his radio show at the end […]

Trump’s Favorite Sheriff Calls For War Against ‘Subversive’ Progressives (VIDEO)

Trump’s Favorite Sheriff Calls For War Against ‘Subversive’ Progressives (VIDEO)

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke is a very angry man. He’s also a blowhard and a bully. So it’s little wonder that Donald Trump is such a huge fan. At a victory rally in Wisconsin earlier this week, Clarke was against front and center, giving a fiery speech in which he called for the crowd […]

You ‘Won’ – Why So Afraid Of A Recount, Mr. Trump?

You ‘Won’ – Why So Afraid Of A Recount, Mr. Trump?

Projected President-elect Donald Trump (and I honestly feel like I should be using that title in quotes at this point) is freaking out over recounts in swing states. The recount effort — spearheaded by Green Party candidate Jill Stein (who finally did something right), paid for through crowdfunding, and now supported by former Secretary of […]

This Candidate For Homeland Security Chief Would Lock Up Millions For Their Thoughts (TWEETS)

This Candidate For Homeland Security Chief Would Lock Up Millions For Their Thoughts (TWEETS)

As President-elect Donald Trump works to set up his Cabinet, the question of who will lead the Department of Homeland Security is one of the biggest issues. Trump has promised to crack down on terrorists overseas, saying that he will “bomb the sh*t out of them.” He has been equally harsh about stopping terrorists here in the […]

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