Tag Archives: Paul Soglin

Union soldiers helped dedicate the Confederate Rest monument

Your Humble Squire shared his wisdom with three Madison agencies meeting jointly Tuesday night over the Confederate Rest monument issue at Forest Hill Cemetery. Those being the Park Commissioners, Landmark Commission, and Equal Opportunity Commission. They will ultimately decide the … Continue reading

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Paul Soglin steps to the plate and puts one in the stands

‘Madison police — that’s who we want responding’ All due credit to Mayor Paul Soglin. He spoke profoundly in support of Madison police before a driftwood city council and the need for 8 more patrol officers, in particular. It was … Continue reading

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Madison’s anti-cop cohort has been routed, 17-2

The indentured servants got an extra dollop of gruel in their pitiful bowls this morning. The Squire of the Stately Manor is feeling generous, flushed with success in helping persuade our recalcitrant Common Council to hire 8 more police officers. … Continue reading

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Who does Ald. Kemble represent?

Tell your alder to support more police at Tuesday’s council meeting It is possible that residents of Madison’s far northeast side do not realize what a social justice warrior they’ve got for an alder. Just how radical Left she really … Continue reading

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I’m Paul Soglin, if you know what’s good for you

I like Paul Soglin, not that he would care. He is irascible — and that’s if you are his friend! Brother Mike-boy, at the time chairman of the Dane County Board, recounts the administrator of the county health and social … Continue reading

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No money for more Madison police but plenty for Common Council staff

UPDATE: Was there a roll call on approving the contract for the hiring of a Common Council chief of staff? No there was not. The voice vote in favor was declared unanimous. I am put in mind of my old … Continue reading

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