Tag Archives: Paul Skidmore

Alds. Henak, Skidmore, and Tierney fight the good fight

Three key roll call votes from Tuesday’s Madison Common Council budget meeting Involved citizens, whether driven by fear or not, deserve to know how their alders voted on public safety 11-12-19. Here are three key roll call votes on public … Continue reading

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Something is wrong with Madison police — they must be MONITORED!

Freedom Inc. et al wouldn’t be satisfied if police were all Zen Buddhists Seemingly sacrosanct: $130 million for bus rapid transit over several years; $3.5 million annually to operate Council meets 4:30 today on $40 wheel tax The social justice … Continue reading

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Hope for more cops? 3 is greater than 0

November 3 will tell the tale Late last night (10-21-19) the city Finance Committee voted down additional police officers by a 3-2 vote, with Ald. Donna Moreland abstaining. (Dammit, people, you are paid to vote; it’s ones and zeroes, a … Continue reading

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Citizens, do your duty tonight (public safety) and Tuesday! (jobs and freedom!)

Tuesday night on MSNBC, will Rachel Maddow (pick one): 1) Cry? 2) Gloat? 3) Take up strong drink? TONIGHT! Show the flag of common sense at a public safety meeting sponsored by Madison Ald. Paul Skidmore 6 p.m. today, Monday, November … Continue reading

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Mo Cheeks forced Soglin’s hand

The candidate for local government who makes public safety an issue wins next April  What did we tell you? The Stately Manor wayback machine reported over a week ago that Paul Soglin likely would seek re-election as mayor. Only we … Continue reading

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Teen crime? Quick, more ‘services’!

Blaska will talk smack with Our Ms. Vicky McKenna on these issues  5 to 6 p.m. today (Thursday 10-18-18)  at 1310 on your AM dial. THIS JUST IN: After police chase into rural Dane County, 6 juveniles arrested this morning in … Continue reading

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