Wisconsin

Eric Hovde Announces Wisconsin U.S. Senate Bid

No Comments 08 March 2012

Hedge fund manager, CFO Eric Hovde announces Senate bid GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ) – Hedge fund manager Eric Hovde announced his Republican candidacy for the U.S. Senate Thrusday by lashing out at the Obama stimulus and the TARP banking bailout program. But the Associated Press cited federal records which showed that Hovde’s investment company put [...]

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Wis Tea Party Leaders React to Mining Debacle

No Comments 08 March 2012

For Immediate Release: March 8, 2012 Contacts: Kim Simac, 715.479.8784 Annette Olson, 715.760.0665 Wisconsin Tea Party Leaders React to Mining Debacle (Eagle River, WI) – Few examples illustrate as clearly as the GTac mining debacle why citizens across the state of Wisconsin now claim allegiance to the Tea Party Movement. So many of the problems [...]

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Michigan

Michigan Ends Automatic Deductions For Union Dues

1 Comment 08 March 2012

School union dues bill passes Michigan school prohibited from automatic deductions March 8, 2012 The Associated Press LANSING (AP) – The Republican-led Michigan Legislature narrowly approved a measure Wednesday that would prohibit public schools from automatically deducting union dues from the paychecks of teachers and other employees, a move that unions consider another attack on [...]

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Madison Tech School Running a Little Short On Cash

No Comments 08 March 2012

On Campus: MATC enrollment does not meet expectations in midst of building expansion Madison Area Technical College over-estimated how much money it would bring in this year by about $1.3 million, in part due to the fact that enrollment was not as robust as expected, college officials said. The MATC District Board approved a budget [...]

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Wisconsin: Seems We Are Now Losers, Thank’s Bob

No Comments 08 March 2012

Our view: Jauch, Wisconsin losers in missed mining venture A couple of years back, along Wisconsin’s borders, three words were added to the bottoms of the “Wisconsin Welcomes You” signs. “Open for business,” the additions announced. But is Wisconsin? Really? A couple of years back, along Wisconsin’s borders, three words were added to the bottoms [...]

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Call Wisconsin Senators: Information For March 8, 2012

No Comments 08 March 2012

Since Wisconsin democrat senators and Dale Schultz don’t care about jobs in Wisconsin, why not give them a call and give them a piece of your mind. They all voted against the mining bill for northern Wisconsin. Here is one senator Bob Jauch and his Web Site; Welcome to my website. I am thrilled to [...]

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Michigan Cuts Off Food Assistance From $1M Lotto Winner

No Comments 08 March 2012

$1M Mich. lotto winner cut from food assistance LINCOLN PARK, Mich. (AP) – State officials say a Detroit-area woman who won a $1 million lottery prize but continued to get food stamps has been removed from the food assistance program. The Michigan Department of Human Services said Wednesday the lottery winner no longer was getting [...]

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World

SEIU Working With Occupy, Don’t Tell Anyone, It’s a Secret

No Comments 08 March 2012

Secretive SEIU network partners with Occupy movement, raises nationwide hell Published: 2:49 AM 03/08/2012 his is the second in a Daily Caller investigative series During the past year, politically aggressive front groups founded by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) have been partnering with regional “Occupy” groups to pressure businesses and politicians, The Daily Caller [...]

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Oh Happy Day’s: Jobeless Claims Up 8000, “but labor market healing”

No Comments 08 March 2012

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits rose last week, a government report showed on Thursday, but not enough to change perceptions that the labor market was strengthening. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 8,000 to a seasonally adjusted 362,000, the Labor Department said. Even with the increase, [...]

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Wis: Hurley Residents Deserve Better

No Comments 08 March 2012

Hurley residents decry ‘devastating’ collapse of Wisconsin mining bill March 7th, 2012 Laura Kacsir didn’t get the memo that Wisconsin doesn’t want an iron mine, and she wasn’t ready to move on. Kacsir, a longtime resident of Hurley, located in what would be the backyard of the proposed open-pit mine, said her town was hurting [...]

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