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The Wisconsin Legislature will be voting on a bill that will eliminate the ability for hundreds of thousands of public employees to collectively bargain. These union members teach our children, care for the sick, plow our snow, and are a vital part of our community. Their jobs, their benefits and their fundamental rights are at stake and we need to tell the legislature that enough is enough, we will not stand by and allow working people to be treated this way.
On Friday, we were treated to a chilling scene: Scott Walker in the Capitol, ringed by extra security, unilaterally announcing he will lower Wisconsin's quality of life.
Heading into Super Bowl weekend, it's a point of pride for us that Vince Lombardi was a member of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. In fact, he held a close friendship with John F. Kennedy while Kennedy was in office. This fact was unbeknownst to Richard Nixon, who had a background check performed on Lombardi to determine if he would be a viable Vice Presidential candidate. Nixon saw Lombardi’s voting record and realized what many already knew - Lombardi was a Democrat and wasn’t switching anytime soon.