Monthly Archives: October 2010

Kind accuser takes to air

Wisconsin Radio Network affiliate WAYY in Eau Claire has the complete audio of their interview with Dr. Michael Smith, who’s accused U.S. Representative Ron Kind of ‘pay for play.’ The audio can be found here, along with an interview with … Continue reading

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Walker’s southern strategy

Republican candidate for governor Scott Walker is picking up support today from a troika of Deep South governors. Virginia’s Bob McDonnell, Louisiana’s Bobby Jindahl and Mississippi’s Haley Barbour (“three of America’s leading governors,” in the words of the Walker campaign) will … Continue reading

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Feingold vs. Johnson (AUDIO)

Russ Feingold and Ron Johnson were asked questions on a variety of issues during tonight’s debate at Marquette University Law School. The Town Hall Challenge opened with a conversation between moderator Mike Gousha and the candidates. Here’s a good portion … Continue reading

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Barrett says GOP cocky, overconfident (VIDEO)

With 12 days to go until Election Day, Democrat Tom Barrett took to the Capitol steps Thursday to rally his supporters. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLEKD8BliUs Barrett accused Republicans of being cocky and overconfident (4:22) and compared “Republican polls” which show him trailing Walker … Continue reading

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Latest ads from Feingold, Johnson

The U.S. Senate campaigns of Republican challenger Ron Johnson and Democratic incumbent Russ Feingold are out with new ads. Johnson’s ad, released Wednesday, focuses on the federal deficit while stopping short of offering specific solutions. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2Nj9FRBooc Feingold’s campaign released this … Continue reading

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Duffy Lassa debate viewable on C-SPAN

Sean Duffy and the Julie Lassa, the Republican and Democratic candidates in the 7th Congressional District, debated Sunday nigh in Wausau. You can watch it on C-SPAN.

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WISDEMS conference call (AUDIO)

On a day when Republican candidate for governor Scott Walker gets a campaign boost from former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindahl, state Democratic Party Chair Mike Tate held a conference call to address what he calls … Continue reading

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D.C. group responds to concealed carry ruling

Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence President Paul Helmke has issued a statement in response to a Wisconsin trial court judge’s ruling concerning the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

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Zielinski gets the boot from Walker event

The Associated Press reports that WISDEMs spokesman Graeme Zielinski was asked to leave an event today where Republican candidate for Governor Scott Walker was scheduled to speak.

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A first assessment of Doyle & his legacy

Jim Doyle’s term off office isn’t over yet, but The Capitol Times, Madison’s Progressive newspaper, is out with a piece on the Democratic governor, and it falls well short of a glowing tribute.

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