I haven’t done one of these posts for a couple of weeks. But, well, the Wisconsin oriented articles are piling up and I think they need to be shared. I’m actually separating it from the pure union stuff even, because the things happening in Wisconsin are a microcosm of the current US political climate.
Committee completes work on Gov. Scott Walker budget (ontd_political) — add tax cuts and cut spending. NO. DO NOT cut taxes. Just cut spending. Let’s see how that works first.
Wisconsin budget panel targets police, fire benefits (ontd_political) — brilliant. *rolls eyes*
Wisconsin Dems to announce that they will try to recall Scott Walker (ontd_political) — no? Really? It took them this long to come to this decision? I could have called this months ago.
Walker seeks to stop defense of state’s domestic partner registry (ontd_political)
Wisconsin Union Protesters Disrupt Special Olympics Ceremony (ontd_political) — BAD protesters. Not the time or place.