Yikes, the mercury is dropping again. High of 22 with a low of 19 and some snow. Isthmus beer and cheese fest coming up. Attend and walk home, but more importantly, take some pictures and send them to the Sconz for future Brunch links. Frankly, I don’t think there’s enough beer for brunch here. Ald. Marsha Rummel yesterday: “You eat weird food.” Is this meal progressive enough for you Marsha?
State of the State tonight, n’am sayin? 6:30 p.m.
Nobody can vote through email, not even governing boards, says Attorney General. I’d imagine there’d be some support for it within the Madison Common Council, if for no other reason than it’d prevent Tim Bruer from voting.
Those of you who have watched the debate over the Milwaukee school system from afar, not knowing what to think, here is a comprehensive article by the Journal-Sentinel covering the envisioned changes.
A conference of attorneys general on Asian carp. Who’s the wise commenter who’ll explain why it’s attorneys general and not attorney generals?
Wisconsin’s top public defender asks Supreme Court to restrict Michael Gableman on cases involving black defendants.
Rep. Gordon Hintz wants to require Carbon Monoxide alarms in every home.
Text messages, emails and notes, oh my! Open records request for correspondences between Bridget Maniaci, Mayor Dave and the Hammes Co.
Ed Garvey: Right wing group renting UW’s good name.
What a charade. Scott Walker will now take his obligatory tour of the Orion plant a week after Tom Barrett took his. Cory Liebman provides some suggested right wing talking points for the Milwaukee County Executive.