Category Archives: Madison city government

Madison schools playing dangerous game of chicken

Will parents risk showing up at the June 24 Madison school board meeting to fight for their kids’ safety? Who will be the guinea pig? School parent-teacher organizations, print your agendas, call your meetings. You have until September 15 to … Continue reading

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Madison police go rogue

Madison police union comes out with its hands up are they really that naive? That was a shocker. The labor union representing Madison’s beat cops is endorsing Satya Rhodes-Conway over Paul Soglin for mayor. Soglin has given police more bodies, … Continue reading

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Madison’s racial equity boss can’t run for mayor ‘do’ to ‘Some white supremacy BS’

The czarina of Madison race relations can’t count and can’t spell; Now she can’t run for Mayor of (obviously) racist Madison From today’s Wisconsin State Journal: Madison mayoral candidate Toriana Pettaway is describing as “some White Supremacy BS” a decision … Continue reading

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End the Madison police bashing now!

Move adjournment Mr. Chairman! Stop the foolishness right here and now! God help me, I’m going to another government meeting today. Starts at 5:30 p.m. in Room 354 of the City-County Building downtown. It is the Madison ad hoc committee … Continue reading

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Hip hop, hijackers and other turkeys

Time to catch up with the hip hoppers in Madison city government. A task force on “Equity in Music and Entertainment” composed of (what else is new?) — advocates — proposed taxpayer subsidies to rescue a form of music known … Continue reading

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Only in Madison WI: ‘Equity’ for hip hop music

Any more “equity” and we can all shelter in place Your tax dollars at work Leave it to the Emerald City to form a task force on “Equity in Music and Entertainment.” Its civil rights mission? To save a form … Continue reading

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