JS online Photo Album
Caffeinated Politics More Photos
Democurmudgeon Video, nice video puts you in the middle of the action.
Blue Cheddar Photos and story
Video: UW-Madison Students and Others Rally.
Walker Plan Could Hit Private Sector In Pocketbook
Capital Times Excerpt:
Using traditional economic calculations, the report estimates a loss of some $600 million a year in production in the private sector. The idea is that if people have less money to spend, then business will end up selling less and producing less. The Walker plan would also increase the state unemployment rate and reduce sales tax collections as cash-strapped consumers spend less, according to the IWF.
High School Students Lead The Way
Nearly 800 Madison East High School students walked out of school Tuesday morning to join a demonstration against Gov. Scott Walker's budget repair bill at the Capitol. As teachers beamed and offered thanks, student organizers in the hallways handed out signs identifying each as a "future worker, future voter," proclaiming this was a "Walk out for Walker out," and calling on the Legislature to "kill this bill."
Retiring Guys Digest Excerpt:
“Here’s one reliable test of good public policy: You don’t have to call out the National Guard when you propose it.” -- Mayor Dave