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High School Demands End to Off-Campus Christian Lunch Group

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 10:30am 4/16/2016 at 10:30am
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In what some might be the next standoff over religious liberty, a high school near Madison, Wisconsin is at odds with an off-campus student lunch group over the right to hold free, Jesus-themed lunches.

Fox News explains:

[Middleton] high school allows students to eat lunch off-campus. In 2014 a small group of parents began meeting with their...

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State court judge throws out Wisconsin Right to Work Law

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 8, 2016 at 5:24pm 4/8/2016 at 5:24pm
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When conservative Justice Rebecca Bradley won the Wisconsin Supreme Court election last Tuesday, we pointed out how important that court has been in upholding union reforms.

That may be tested again as Dane County Judge William Foust in Madison just threw out the state’s Right to Work law signed by Governor Walker a...

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Trying to explain the Wisconsin results

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 8, 2016 at 1:00pm 4/8/2016 at 1:00pm
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On the face of it, answering the question as to what happened in the GOP primary in Wisconsin seems like a no-brainer. As Edward Morrissey writes, Trump shot himself in the foot—dissing popular governor Scott Walker, and flubbing abortion questions—and ended...

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Conservative wins WI Sup Ct election – “loss a punch to progressives”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 7:05pm 4/6/2016 at 7:05pm
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Joanne Kloppenburg.

The name brings back memories.

Back in 2011, she narrowly lost a challenge to unseat conservative Supreme Court Justice David Prosser.

Kloppenburg even declared victory on election night.

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It Matters that Trump is a Sore Loser

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 10:10am 4/6/2016 at 10:10am
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Remember when Ted Cruz (or Marco Rubio, or Jeb Bush, or any other Republican) lost a primary and accused his opponent of criminal election activity, and then hid from the media on election night?

Neither do I.

You get out there on election night, congratulate the other side and give a speech to...

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WISCONSIN or BUST – The “long, strange trip” and today’s primary

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 1:00pm 4/5/2016 at 1:00pm
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All eyes are on Wisconsin.

Before I get to today’s primary, let’s take a look back at one of my favorite political periods in the history of the world – the defeat of the Recall against Governor Scott Walker after over a year of protests against the public sector union collective bargaining...

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Socialism Metaphor Alert: Anti-Trump protester backflips, lands on head

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 1, 2016 at 11:30am 4/1/2016 at 11:30am
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Rebel Pundit (aka Jeremy Segal) and Andrew Marcus have filmed some great videos of anti-Trump protesters.

They filmed Bill Ayers and other wack jobs at the Chicago protest to shut down the Trump rally. The blond woman screaming about white male privilege is a haunting image of post-intellectual America.

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Cruz Kicks Off Women for Cruz Coalition in Madison, WI

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 5:30pm 3/30/2016 at 5:30pm
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On Tuesday morning, Ted Cruz kicked off a Women for Cruz coalition in the liberal stronghold of Madison, Wisconsin. The senator was joined by his wife Heidi, mother Eleanor, and former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina for a conversation on issues considered important to women.

In a change of pace from prior events, Cruz g...

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Bloodstream Bacterial Infection Kills 18 in Wisconsin

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 2:30pm 3/30/2016 at 2:30pm
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As the primary battle in Wisconsin heats up with the endorsement of Senator Ted Cruz by Governor Scott Walker, an different kind of fight is occurring among the state’s citizens.

As of this report, nearly 60 Wisconsin residents...

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Scott Walker Endorses Ted Cruz

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 10:11am 3/29/2016 at 10:11am
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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker appeared on the Charlie Sykes radio show in Wisconsin and endorsed …

Ted Cruz.

It was a very strong endorsement for Cruz, not an anti-Trump endorsement. Walker said he was “all in” for Cruz.

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Immigration Protesters Swarm Wisconsin State Capitol

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 19, 2016 at 2:30pm 2/19/2016 at 2:30pm
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Wisconsin is trying to take measures to deal with illegal immigration and sanctuary cities. Naturally, detractors are describing the initiatives as racist and anti-immigrant.

As a result, thousands of protesters showed up at the Wisconsin capitol yesterday, reminiscent of the anti-Walker protests of several years ago.

Here’s what it looked like...

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Feds Arrest Iraqi Refugees Suspected of Lying About Ties to ISIS

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 8, 2016 at 8:30am 1/8/2016 at 8:30am
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Thursday night, news broke that federal authorities arrested two Iraqi immigrants. One in Sacramento, California, the other in Houston, Texas. Both individuals were arrested for allegedly lying to immigration officials about their connections with terrorist organizations.

Early reports Thursday night provided conflicting information and left many questions unanswered.

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Walker Goes Full Honey Badger on WI Gun Laws

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 26, 2015 at 12:00pm 6/26/2015 at 12:00pm
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After the Charleston shootings, there was a renewed push by President Obama for restricting access for law-abiding citizens to guns. Scott Walker wasn’t having any of it.

He signed into law a loosening of waiting periods that have been on the books for decades.

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WI Gov. Scott Walker signs Right to Work law

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 9, 2015 at 10:19am 3/9/2015 at 10:19am
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Put another feather in his cap, Scott Walker today signed Right to Work legislation in Wisconsin, becoming the 24th State to do so.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported prior to...

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Walker attacked with swastika imagery in Burke ad

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 3, 2014 at 5:00pm 11/3/2014 at 5:00pm
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Embattled Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is steadily outpacing Democratic challenger Mary Burke in all of the latest polls—so of course that means a swastika ad is the only logical option left for Team Burke.

The ad released by the Burke campaign is inside baseball-ish in that if you haven’t been following the...

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In: Locking your head to something

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 9:17pm 11/2/2014 at 9:17pm
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Some people.

The first image is an  Anti-Scott Walker protester who, along with a friend, locked her head to State Capitol railing in June 2011 in a budget protest, via JSOnline.  The police broke the lock and released her.

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Federal Judge orders Wisconsin not to enforce “anti-coordination” campaign laws

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 7:43pm 10/14/2014 at 7:43pm
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In a somewhat stunning development, the same federal judge who issued an injunction against the infamous “John Doe” investigation, only later to be overturned by the appeals court, has just ordered the State of Wisconsin, in another lawsuit, to stop enforcing anti-coordination campaign finance laws.

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