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A Conversation with the Wall Street Journal’s Paul Gigot

Paul Gigot and his newspaper helped shine a national spotlight on one of the darkest chapters in Wisconsin’s history. The Pulitzer Prize-winning Editorial Page Editor of the Wall Street Journal is the keynote speaker Wednesday evening for the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty’s Annual Gala in Milwaukee. Gigot will detail the Wall Street Journal’s coverage of Wisconsin’s abusive John Doe investigations in his address, “John Doe: Rogue Prosecutors, Speech Police and Winning!”

Gigot sat down with Empower Wisconsin Tuesday for a conversation about the the predawn raids, the government spying, the chilling of speech these secret probes wrought — and the courage it took to fight back against the prosecutors and speech cops who pursued them.

Paul Gigot is our guest today on Power Up!

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Liberals fail again in court

Liberals fail again in court

The Democrat whined once more on Thursday after the Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld laws to check the executive branch passed by the Republican Legislature in the extraordinary session of late 2018. 

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July 10, 2020
Supervisor wants to defund jail

Supervisor wants to defund jail

The other shoe has dropped. A Dane County Board supervisor is proposing an immediate halt to planning, design, architecture, and construction of a new jail. 

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July 10, 2020
Liberal group dumps millions on elections officials

Liberal group dumps millions on elections officials

The Chicago-based Center for Tech and Civic Life (CTCL) just dropped a boatload of “free” cash — $6.3 million — on five lib Wisconsin cities to help administer elections during the pandemic. 

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July 10, 2020
GOP: Fix the damn DWD, Tony

GOP: Fix the damn DWD, Tony

Assembly Republicans are calling on Gov. Tony Evers to use federal funding to help tens of thousands of out-of-work Wisconsinites stuck in the Evers administration’s nightmarish Unemployment Insurance claims system.

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July 10, 2020
BLM in public schools = Marxist indoctrination

BLM in public schools = Marxist indoctrination

New York City is one of many school systems in the United States set to roll out Black Lives Matter (BLM)-themed lesson plans this fall. According to the NYC Department of Education, teachers will delve into “systemic racism,” police brutality, and white privilege in their classrooms.

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July 10, 2020
All Woke Up: Verona Schools seek ‘critical consciousness’

All Woke Up: Verona Schools seek ‘critical consciousness’

Are you seeking “critical consciousness”? Are you longing to be broke and woke? 

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July 10, 2020