Dailytakes On Air

The Never Trump Campaign Aims to Stop the Donald in Wisconsin

29 Mar , 2016  

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I talked with WNYC in New York about #NeverTrump in Wisconsin. Nope indeed.

Listen, here.

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Dailytakes On Air

Insight 2016: Political Pundit Roundtable

24 Mar , 2016  

Insight 2016

I joined The Pundit Panel with Charlie Sykes at Insight 2016 with Brian Sikma of Media Trackers and RightWisconsin Managing Editor Collin Roth discussing a wide array of topics from local elections to the presidential primary.

Listen, here.

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History,Pop Culture,Social Media Medley

Antonin Scalia, RIP

13 Feb , 2016  

A great jurist and a pillar of American Conservatism has passed.

Justice Antonin Scalia, whose transformative legal theories, vivid writing and outsize personality made him a leader of a conservative intellectual renaissance in his three decades on the Supreme Court, was found dead on Saturday at a resort in West Texas, according to a statement from Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. He was 79.

“He was an extraordinary individual and jurist, admired and treasured by his colleagues,” Chief Justice Roberts said. “His passing is a great loss to the Court and the country he so loyally served.”

The cause of death was not immediately released.

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Public Policy

Happy Anniversary

11 Feb , 2016  

Five years ago today, Governor Scott Walker began what I refer to as the Conservative Surge in Wisconsin. He introduced a budget repair bill that became known as Act10. It contained some of the provisions I laid out months before. More…

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Public Policy

Legislature poised to make voter registration process more secure

8 Feb , 2016  

Wisconsin’s voter registration process is about to become a lot more sane, and a lot more secure.

The courts have thwarted every attempt to overturn Wisconsin’s photo voter identification requirements. So, with this safeguard finally in place, voters here should now be able to register electronically using a valid driver’s license (or free state ID).
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Campaigns and Elections

Ribble’s Exit Generates Scramble in the 8th

31 Jan , 2016  

Congressman Reid Ribble has announced he is not running for reelection, a race that he would have won with ease.

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Campaigns and Elections,Dailytakes On Air,The Chaser

The Chaser: Post GOP Debate Edition

29 Jan , 2016  

What better after a hearty shot of news than a chaser of cool, refreshing analysis?

Welcome to The Chaser. A periodic podcast featuring Nik Nelson of OpenBox Strategies and myself.

This week we tackle the Iowa Republican presidential debate which aired on Fox News.

We play some clips and offer our quick takes. Who won? Who lost? What were the best moments?

Listen in…

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