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Mahlon Mitchell announces run for Lieutenant Governor

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(cross-posted from Daily Kos) The President of the Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin (PFFW), Mahlon Mitchell, announced this morning that he will run for the office of Lieutenant Governor in the upcoming recall election. Mitchell is running to replace the current Lieutenent Governor, Rebecca Kleefisch, the former television reporter best known politically for equating same more »

Pro-Falk Group Buying Ads in Wisconsin

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Daniel Bice of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting that a newly-formed political group has purchased air time in 5 Wisconsin markets to run TV ads promoting Kathleen Falk. Falk is campaigning to become the Democratic nominee against Governor Scott Walker in an almost certain upcoming recall election. The group calling itself “Wisconsin for Falk” more »

Stoughton Man Cited After Scuffle With Recall Circulator

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A 54-year-old Stoughton man was cited for disorderly conduct after he provoked a confrontation with a 41-year-old Madison woman collecting recall signatures on Madison’s east side. The incident happened Thursday, December 8. Here is the Madison Police Department’s incident report: ________________________________________________________ POSTED: Friday, December 9, 2011 Release from Madison Police: Incident Type: Disturbance Incident Date: more »

Scott Walker’s Ad to Recall Himself

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This is a rare moment. Here goes. Ready? I’m going to say it: Let’s let Scott Walker do the talking. This epic ad was brought to you by the facebook page Shit Scott Walker is Doing to My State Want to know more about that 1st recall? Interesting reading awaits. Walker got into office as more »

Blogger’s Report: Recall Papers Have Been Filed on Scott Walker, Rebecca Kleefisch, and Scott Fitzgerald

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At 9AM this morning the Wisconsin State Senate rules committee began a meeting many are concerned will hobble recall efforts in Wisconsin. Simultaneously, two blocks away a group of people proclaimed they would exercise the right to recall one of the most hated Wisconsin politicians in all of history: Governor Scott Walker. We were jammed more »

More photos from today’s Wisconsin budget protest

Here’s a slideshow. If you’d like some easy-to-share and downloadable images, check out the facebook album HERE. I’d like to write something wise about the damage done inside the Capitol today.  But I’m getting some video together. For the moment I’ll just say that I am still the same person I was and I still more »