Cory Liebmann

Unfortunately this perception has longbecome the reality of Scott Walker’s time as Milwaukee county executive. Walker has been on all sides of many issues,including the two that he has made central to his campaign for governor: taxesand spe... Read more

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Those looking for voter fraud in Wisconsin may want to start with the top elected official Liebmann is the blog editor and research director of One Wisconsin Now. What’s your ,News Features Read more

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Who could forget Florida and the infamous Katherine Harris, who refused to count legitimate ... Read more

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Epic Systems is a giant success story not only in Wisconsinbut across the country. In an uncertain and changing economy, Epicshould serve as a shining example of how ingenuity and forward thinkingcan propel a business to great things during cha... Read more

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ButZiegler’s ethical problems followed her. She finally had to admit toher wrongdo Wisconsin State Journal ,News Features Read more

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In this week’sShepherd I wrote about Scott Walker’s inner circle of campaign and county aidesthat were working together to burnish his image (and do a lot of damagecontrol) while he ran for governor in 2010.In that article Ifocused mostly on.. Read more

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Drama has only increased in the weeks since the Milwaukee County board’s 13-5 vote to terminate the county’s top attorney, Kimberly Walker, hand-picked by County Read more

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Some shout-outs to local bloggers turning up interesting material: Paul Ryan Watch, from the Brew City Brawler, is a must-read counterweight to the media darling’s frequent interviews with sympathetic reporters (like JS reporters). .. Read more

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To wit: Ialready got a health bill this year for the full amount ($230.00) from aschedul 50-focking-dollars as co-pay ,Art for Art's Sake Read more

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Itappears that the fissures in the Republican Party are getting deeperand more public, as we see in Cory Liebmann’s Eye on Wiscon,Expresso Read more

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Auditions announcements flutter into my email occasionally. Here are three upcoming auditions that sound promising:FAMEYOU’RE GONNA LIVE FOREVER (MAYBE)The Sunset Playhouse in Elm Grove is staging an upcoming summer production of the1988 David D.. Read more


For three centuries, the Nativity scenes in Spain’sCatalonia region have not only f Middletown Times Herald-Record ,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird Read more

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Getting an early start on December’s all-things-Christmas theater season, this weeke A Christmas Carol ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Almost 90% of women use or have used birth control, yet the Bush administration wants to ... Read more

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ButZiegler’s ethical problems followed her. She finally had to admit toher wrongdo Wisconsin State Journal ,News Features Read more

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The Pabst Theater foundation this morning announced a slew of its 2010 shows, including: * David Bazan, the former Pedro the Lion singer-songwriter (and, as his latest solo album outlines, fallen Christian), at the Pabst Theater on Sunday, Ap.. Read more

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The indispensable Cory Liebmann over at Eye on Wisconsin continues to scratch his head over mailings from the CRG, which I reported on in last week’s Shepherd. First he wondered if the fact that one of the CRG heads, Orville Seymer, is a lan.. Read more

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