Politics…

There is so much going on in our political world right now.  Perhaps I should say there is so much going on in our political world that I am appalled and disappointed about.  Women’s issues:  The Supreme Court which is supposed to be impartial and fair, just ruled that women were not allowed to have … Continue reading Politics…

Rally

Last night Ken and Alicia stood on the bridge with about 75 - 100 other people protesting the governor's budget and the actions taken by the government.  Mom and I drove by several times, honking to show our support.  Mom took pictures (of course) and then I took her home.  Ken and I went to … Continue reading Rally

Another Work Week

Today we start again with work.  The unions are calling for people to go to Madison.  It will be interesting to see how many keep showing up.  This is a furlough day for most state employees (not me) so the potential is there for a large number of employees to go to the Capitol.  There … Continue reading Another Work Week

Go Democrats!!!

I'm not a political person - yes I know I've posted so much this week on the issues going on but under normal circumstances I'm just not.  I don't vote by party lines.  I don't discuss my votes.  I vote - every election.  I despair that our politician will ever get what is needed for … Continue reading Go Democrats!!!

Building Wisconsin’s Economy?

Here are a few numbers for people to consider.  Since before Walker took office here are some things he has sent away for us. ·         800 Million in High Speed Rail funds·         23 Million in Broadband funs – WI libraries fought for this and it was supposed to go to schools, libraries, police, fire and … Continue reading Building Wisconsin’s Economy?

Rights in Jeopardy

I’ve been reading the articles and announcements. I’m not one to just believe some of the propaganda put out by one side of an issue.  I will go looking for information until I can get information from the original source.I watched Walker say he was surprised that the protests were peaceful.  He’s called out the … Continue reading Rights in Jeopardy

Politics – again

I belong to a union.  I’m required to pay union dues for my job so if I’m going to pay for the union I figure it is best to have a say in the union.  I’m reading all the news articles and listening to the blurbs that our governor elect has been spewing out.  This … Continue reading Politics – again