cur-mud-geon: anyone who hates hypocrisy and pretense and has the temerity to say so; anyone with the habit of pointing out unpleasant facts in an engaging and humorous manner
Our governor is as tone deaf as any politician I can recall over the past decade or so.
233 years ago a group of patriots gathered to affix their signatures to a Declaration.
The people of Wisconsin made clear by amending the state's Constitution that they did not want same-sex marriage or civil unions in Wisconsin. The language of the Amendment says, "Only a marriage between one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in this state. A legal status identical or substantially similar to that of marriage for unmarried individuals shall not be valid or recognized in this state."
The cap and tax plan has passed the House of Representatives and will now find its way to the U.S. Senate. That will be the last place in which it can be either defeated or modified. It ought to be defeated, but it must be significantly modified if not defeated outright.