What’s Up with a Joint GOP Birthday Party?

What’s up in Wisconsin? The Simpson’s Prophecy A GOP Birthday Party Do as I say, not as I do… Harper’s Magazine had a swing and a miss The Simpson’s Prophecy The biggest news this week: Biden is not coming to Milwaukee for the DNC – which crushed any hope that any part of the convention […]

Wisconsin History: The First Public School

Do you pay tax dollars to support public schools?  You can thank Micahel Frank for that.  Father of Wisconsin’s Free-School System After several failed attempts to pass legislation to establish a free public school, lawmaker Michael Frank finally found success passing an 1845 bill to create a free school in Southport (current day Kenosha). After […]