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Run for Madison city council and school board
You need only to file out three brief forms and get 20 signatures to get on the April 6 ballot.
Begin circulating nominating petition December 1; papers due January 5. Alder candidates only need 20 signatures of eligible voters; school board 100. (Get more to be safe.)
What we’re reading
Why Democrats keep losing rural counties like Dunn County
“I’m the chair of the local Democratic Party in a Wisconsin county that Donald Trump won. It wasn’t for a lack of progressive organizing. It was because national Democrats have failed communities like mine.” — Politico.
Actually, I don’t think this guy gets it. He wants more federal spending — a typical Democrat(ic) response. Misses the whole “values thing.”
only a Progressive could believe!
Hey kids! What time is it? Headline in the current Nation magazine:
Didn’t LBJ declare war on poverty? Making the Democrat the only President to lose two wars, the other being Vietnam.
Tag Archives: Donald Trump
We won’t have the late Hugo Chavez to kick around much longer. LBJ said he knew he lost the Vietnam War when he lost Walter Cronkite. ⇒ Donald Trump lost Tucker Carlson on Fox and, thus, Trump Nation. My conservative … Continue reading
In the wake of Sean Connery’s death, a new James Bond has been cast. Just in time to swing Wisconsin!
And you don’t have to like it! Donald Trump is his own worst enemy. He steps on his applause lines, he gets in the way of his message. He is a classic narcissist. His tank of human empathy reads “empty.” … Continue reading
Is burning down the neighborhood free speech? Above the dartboard in the Policy Werkes break room (whose turn is it to make the coffee?) is a short list of the poor souls banned from commenting on these electronic pages. We’re … Continue reading
Impeachment articles are ‘Constitutionally incoherent’ The cock-eyed theory here at Blaska Policy Werkes is that Speaker Nancy Pelosi never transmits the articles of impeachment to the U.S. Senate. Impeachment was the goal; it has been achieved. Repudiation by the Senate awaits should … Continue reading