Category Archives: Madison city government

Dane County elected Protasiewicz

Day #2 of Tuesday’s election autopsy Already, some Republicans are blaming the Wisconsin Election Commission and mail-in ballots for Tuesday’s drubbing in the Spring elections statewide and here in the Emerald City of Madison WI. Election deniers and other delusional … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, Election 2023, Madison city government, Protasiewicz, Republicans, Uncategorized | 22 Comments

Aaarghh! Woke won!

Madison is Boss Satya’s town! Sorry to see Daniel Kelly lash out at Janet Protasiewicz, elected Tuesday 04-04-23 the fourth and deciding liberal on the Wisconsin supreme court. It’s tough to be a good loser, Dan my man. Then again, … Continue reading

Posted in Election 2023, Madison city government, Protasiewicz, Satya Rhodes-Conway, Uncategorized | 30 Comments

Referenda to rear-end ya

On our Spring 2023 ballot Voted early this time (and only once, so far). They call it absentee in person, which makes a kind of only-in-Madison sense. Bottom of the ballot listed what looked like college essay questions. Either that … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Dane County Board, Election 2023, Gerrymandering, Madison city government, Uncategorized | 21 Comments

By your friends shall ye be known

Who’s endorsing which Madison candidates? What does it tell you about Madison politics that Paul Soglin — “Havana Paul” — is now regarded as conservative (all politics being relative)? We’ve come a long ways from Henry Reynolds and Bill Dyke … Continue reading

Posted in Election 2023, Madison city government, Uncategorized | 14 Comments

Woke alder wants to ‘defy the status quo’

Ms. Currie, in Madison WI you ARE the status quo! Progressives who don’t know if they’re a woman or not are celebrating one opinion leader’s difficulty defining “Woke.” The Werkes has no such disability (another word deemed offensive).  Here in … Continue reading

Posted in Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, Election 2023, Madison city government, Progressives, War on Police | 41 Comments

Has Mayor Satya taken a position on police body cameras?

After four years of dithering? Bonnie Roe of Madison Area Safety Connection says so. She quotes Satya Rhodes Conway at Monday’s 02-27-23 candidate forum: “What can we as a community, as a city, as a police department do to prevent … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Election 2020, election challenges, Madison city government, Satya Rhodes-Conway, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 18 Comments