Wisconsin GOP Has Much To Celebrate at Festive State Convention

Hundreds of Republican faithful from all over the state met at a resort in the scenic Wisconsin Dells for the three-day Wisconsin GOP convention from May 12 through 14. Despite the goings-on in D.C., this state-level event had much to celebrate about its victories in 2016. Cheeseheads, red, white, and blue elephants, and star-spangled women’s tops decorated the happy, enthusiastic crowd applauding and cheering the stellar speakers of the convention.

Read more by Arlene Becker Zarmiat pjmedia.com

Top Five Wasteful Classes in the UW System

Here at the MacIver Institute, we’re dedicated to keeping you – the taxpayer – informed about wasteful spending at all levels of government. If you look closely, you can find questionable line items and waste in just about any arm of government. That’s why we’re skeptical of the constant drumbeat for higher taxes, bigger government, and of course, more and more spending.

Considering the UW System’s never-ending cycle of demands for more state funding, one would hope that they are responsibly spending your tax dollars before they ask for more.

The MacIver Institute decided to dive deeper into the UW system to find places where frivolous spending runs rampant and where cost savings can be found. Our first stop: course offerings in the UW System.

Read more by Jessica Murphy at maciverinstitute.com

The 10 Steps of a Proper Liberal Response to a Terror Attack

1. Hear about a terror attack; insist for hours that it wasn’t Islamic terrorism and that others are racist for thinking that it could be Islamic terrorism.

2. Watch as witnesses say they heard the attacker shout “Allahu Akbar!” Write a tweet lamenting Islamophobia.

Read more by Dan O’Donnell at newstalk1130.iheart.com

Listening Session w/ Rep. Bob Gannon of Urban Revitalization Committee on Tue May 23

Rep. Bob Gannon, the Chairman of the Assembly’s Committee on Urban Revitalization will be holding a listening session on Tuesday, May 23. The hearing starts at 6:00pm and will be held at the AFP offices at 10111 West Capitol Drive.

This event is hosted by both the Black Conservative Coalition and Americans For Prosperity.

It will be an opportunity to share with Rep. Gannon what improvements can be made by the State Legislature to help the City of Milwaukee. This is not a speech by Rep. Gannon, but will a give and take between him and participants.

You can click here to pre-register for the event.

It will be well worth your time and energy.

This latest Trump-Russia leak smells like a coup attempt

There is, indeed, a bombshell of a story coming out of the news that President Donald Trump revealed sensitive information during his White House meeting with Russian officials last week. But it’s not that President Trump committed any crime. The really alarming news is that the duly-elected President of the United States appears to be the target of a political coup.

Read more by Jake Novak at cnbc.com

Fake News Factory — Another Disastrous Week For ‘The Washington Post’

If anyone had told me that any news outlet was capable of spewing more Fake News than CNN, I would have laughed in their face. I was wrong. Over the past week, the left-wing Washington Post has published an astonishing amount of Fake News, a torrent of lies, and all of it aimed directly at President Trump.

1. BOMBSHELL Confession That Was…a Joke

Beyond pathetic.

2. BOMBSHELL: Deputy Attorney General Threatened to Quit

Never happened.

Read more by John Nolte at dailywire.com