Monthly Archives: September 2010

Doyle comment on Harley contract

Governor Jim Doyle issued the following statement after employees at Harley Davidson voted to accept a new contract that will keep hundreds of the company’s jobs in Wisconsin. “Today’s vote by Harley employees is good news, but this was a … Continue reading

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New Barrett ad shows some rough stuff

The latest TV commercial from the Tom Barrett campaign focuses on the Milwaukee mayor’s intervention in a domestic incident at State Fair Park, and the ensuing assualt which left Barrett with long term injuries. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MFQks2AEKNg

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Doyle statment on stem cell stay

Governor Jim Doyle today issued the following statement after a federal appeals court issued a temporary stay while they consider the U.S. Department of Justice’s motion for stay pending appeal. The US-DOJ has appealed the preliminary injunction by federal judge … Continue reading

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Court temporarily lifts ban on stem-cell funding

A U.S. appeals court has granted an Obama administration request for an emergency stay that temporarily lifts a judge’s ban on federal funding of research involving human embryonic stem cells. http://voices.washingtonpost.com/checkup/2010/09/appeals_courts_lifts_ban_on_st.html?wpisrc=nl_polalert

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Obama back in Madison this month

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Communications Director Graeme Zielinski confirms President Barack Obama will be in Madison for a rally. “I can only tell you what the White House has released, that he’ll be coming here on Septemer 28.  He is well loved in … Continue reading

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Tate conference call on Walker’s Brown Bag Tour (AUDIO)

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate held a conference call with reporters this morning, targeting Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker‘s pre-primary “Brown Bag Tour,” which the Dems have dubbed the “Bag of Baloney Tour.” Tate credits SCM Associates, “a … Continue reading

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Priebus: Doyle could have given campaign cash to schools (AUDIO)

At least one of the reporters on a Wednesday afteroon conference call with state Republican Party Chair Reince Priebus was a bit incredulous about the topic: Governor Jim Doyle has transfered $1 million from his campaign fund to the Greater Wisconsin Committee.  You can … Continue reading

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A John Kerry moment for Walker?

According to the campaign of Scott Walker‘s rival for the Republican nomination for governor, Walker was for a federal transportation bill – a bill which he’s criticizing Mark Neumannfor supporting – before he was against it. Here’s the release from the Neumann … Continue reading

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Walker releases plan for agriculture

Republican candidate for governor Scott Walker has announced his proposals for Wisconsin agriculture. As governor, Walker says he’s introduce legislation to require state agencies to review permits within 60 days.  If the permit is not approved or denied within 180 days, … Continue reading

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Neumann has $4 million of his own money in campaign

WisPolitics reports that business owner and former congressman  Mark Neumann has $4 million of his own money invested in his campaign against Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker for the Republican nomination for governor.    That figure emerges after Neumann again moved his own … Continue reading

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