Category Archives: Madison city government

Mayor Satya, call 911!

While you defund and second-guess the police Madison Police Chief Vic Wahl: Over the last week, an extraordinary level of gun violence has taken place in Madison. While we are still compiling data and reviewing reports, a preliminary review for … Continue reading

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Madison moves step closer to abolishing police

It’s on the agenda! We see that the boy mayor of Minneapolis has been booed off the stage. Jacob Frey was elected two years ago on promises to fix the police. That was so two years ago. Not Good Enough Any … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom Inc., George Floyd riots, identity politics, Madison city government, Progressives, Satya Rhodes-Conway, War on Police | Tagged , , , , , | 24 Comments

NOW will Madison take teen car thieves seriously?

The ultimate triumph of identity politics All hail Chris Rickert and the Wisconsin State Journal for a bang-up job exposing the revolving-door criminal-justice system here in Dane County WI. “Trouble down a one-way street” deserves to be read, saved, and … Continue reading

Posted in Cops in schools, Crime, identity politics, Madison city government, Madison schools | 2 Comments

Why won’t mayor Satya share the pain?

Where is the empathy? Congressman Mark Pocan did not use the word “Deplorables” to describe those who protested the statewide coronavirus lock-down 04-24-2020 at the WI State Capitol. His condescension was palpable enough without it. The farmers, tavern keepers, and … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, Madison city government, Madison schools, Progressives, Satya Rhodes-Conway, Tony Evers | Tagged | 11 Comments

A full-time, smaller Madison Common Council? 

Half the damage at twice the cost? A Madison task force studied the basic structure of Madison’s city government and came up with these recommendations: Full-time alders Reduce their number by half — to 10 from the current 20. Double … Continue reading

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The people had spoken vs. Satya’s wheel tax but who listened?

Vote Progressive Dane, get screwed It was what we thought it was. Madison is 10 to 1 opposed to the city’s $40 wheel tax, judging from the 2,000 pages [CORRECTED] of e-mails that flooded city hall from 250 individuals. Kudos … Continue reading

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