Shortly after noon tomorrow I’ll be heading up to Madison where Jude, Scout and Joanie will join me in presiding over one of the following: The wildest victory party in the history of cheese, a wee-hours recount-worthy scenario whereby nobody really wins, or a series of posts that will be just the word “fuck” and rehashings of things I wrote back in 2004, which is sort of how this feels right now.
|By: Swopa Friday June 1, 2012 8:00 pm|
In following news reports on the closing days of the Wisconsin recall race for governor, I was struck by this harsh ad being run by incumbent Scott Walker’s campaign.
|By: David Dayen Tuesday April 10, 2012 6:15 am|
Dayen’s news roundup from April 9, 2012, featuring stories about Scott Walker, Wisconsin recall, war on women, Eric Canto, Paul Krugman, Bobo, Marcy Wheeler, Trayvon Martin, Iraq, Egypt, Mitt Romney, and more
|By: Allison Hantschel Monday August 8, 2011 8:00 pm|
It’s hard to overstate the importance of tomorrow’s recall elections in Wisconsin.
What happens in Wisconsin isn’t just in Wisconsin.
|By: Jon Walker Saturday April 2, 2011 6:00 pm|
The good news for public sector labor unions is that they have very strong support among young people. The overall rate of support is so high among younger voters that unions could possibly use a strategy of just trying to increase turnout for the entire age group instead of worrying about the more complicated task of micro-targeting potential supporters in the age bracket.