Fraley,Podcast

The Catfishing of American Democracy

16 Feb , 2018  

A little something I felt compelled to post about politics, social media and Russia–and where we go from here.

 

Campaigns and Elections,Fraley,Podcast

Wake Up Call in SD10?

17 Jan , 2018  

What happened Tuesday night in Northwest Wisconsin? What lessons can be learned from the results of the special election in the 10th Senate District? My thoughts….

Edge Messaging,Fraley,Podcast,Wheelercast

The Wheelercast: Episode #22

13 Nov , 2017  

Lowering the drinking age to 19, special DNR licenses for militrary veterans and more is on tap in this week’s episode of The Wheelercast. Plus, Gwyn launches her series on Women in the Capitol with an interview with State Senator Alberta Darling.

Edge Messaging,Fraley,Podcast,Wheelercast

The Wheelercast: Episode #21

6 Nov , 2017  

Mining moratorium repeal. The Foxconn contract. Restructuring of Assembly Ways and Means Committee. This week’s episode is jammed packed with news from the State Capitol, including Gwyn Guenther’s interview with Rep. John Macco.

 

Edge Messaging,Fraley,Podcast

Governor Walker Announces Re-election Bid

5 Nov , 2017  

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker formally announced his re-election campaign on Sunday. What are his prospects for victory? What are his strengths and vulnerabilities and who is his likely opponent? We chat about it over a pot of coffee and a couple of barking dogs in a weekend Edge Messaging chat.

Campaigns and Elections,Fraley,Podcast

Calculated Hit on Paul Ryan or Misstep by Kevin Nicholson?

1 Nov , 2017  

Interesting article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel this morning accompanied by a tape recording of Republican US Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson seemingly agreeing with two unidentified men at a campaign event that Paul Ryan has a “light footprint in the state” and that Ryan’s lukewarm endorsement of President Trump “is a problem.” I can’t help but wonder if this is the influence of Steve Bannon in Nicholson’s campaign or just Nicholson’s inability to disagree with someone he wants to vote for him.

Lisa Manna and I talk about it in this short podcast.

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Podcast,Wheelercast

The Wheelercast Episode #13

11 Sep , 2017  

Gwyn Guenther brings us the latest on the pending Senate and Assembly floor votes on the State Budget and the Foxconn Deal. She examines why Peter Barca stepped down as Assembly Minority Leader and discusses who may replace him. And we remember 9/11.

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Podcast,Wheelercast

The Wheelercast Episode #12

5 Sep , 2017  

After an extended Labor Day break, Gwyn is back in this special Tuesday edition of The Wheelercast. Key committee votes are on the docket for Foxconn and the state budget. She has the scoop. Don’t miss her straightforward reporting of the issues facing Wisconsin lawmakers’ in the jam-packed week ahead.

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The Wheelercast Episode #10

21 Aug , 2017  

A jam-packed episode this week, with developments on the Foxconn deal, the State Budget and a new legislative initiative that will likely stir some decades-old passions. Gwyn breaks it down for us on The Wheelercast.

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Fraley,Podcast,Wheelercast

The Wheelercast: 8/07/2017

7 Aug , 2017  

Not. So. Fast. On this week’s episode of The Wheelercast, we look at some scheduling conflicts that could delay votes on both the State Budget and the Foxconn package. Plus we review last week’s marathon Assembly committee hearing on the massive economic development deal.

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