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  • Wisconsin Early Ballot Returns Show GOP Now Ahead 8-Points Oct 31st Data

    10/31/2020 6:23:45 AM PDT · by wrrock · 24 replies
    TG ^ | 10/31/2020 | Evan
    With 1,624,770 ballots cast, the GOP leads the early vote in Wisconsin. 43% GOP to 35% DEM. About 60% of the estimated total votes for 2020 have been cast. In Wisconsin, you can register and vote the same day, so this is still a close race. The following data is derived from actual ballots cast. SEE DATA....
  • Democrats falling short in swing states, early voting statistics show

    10/27/2020 5:56:47 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 23 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | October 27, 2020 | Seth McLaughlin
    New early voting data showed Democrats failing to hit their mark in several battleground states, giving Trump campaign officials more reasons for optimism Tuesday as President Trump rallied voters in key Midwestern states and Democrat Joseph R. Biden made a play for traditionally red Georgia. In Florida, Iowa, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Arizona, Democrats are falling short of their target of 70% of early votes cast either in-person or by mail. That’s the lead they hoped to build up to stave off an expected higher Republican turnout on Election Day.“The Democrats have not opened up a large enough lead in...
  • Democrat announces 2022 bid for Ron Johnson's seat

    10/26/2020 8:09:53 AM PDT · by RandFan · 15 replies
    The Hill ^ | 10/26/20 10:29 AM EDT | BY JOHN BOWDEN
    Outagamie County Executive Tom Nelson on Monday announced a run for the Senate seat currently held by Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), becoming the first Democrat to enter what is expected to be a crowded 2022 race. In an ad posted on YouTube Monday morning, Nelson accused Johnson and other Republican senators of mismanaging the United States' response to the COVID-19 pandemic."There's just no help in sight," Nelson says. "And people like Ron Johnson have made this worse." “Who gets tested for COVID and then goes to a party and puts people at risk?” he adds, referring to Johnson's attendance at...
  • Wisconsin Early Ballot Returns Show Polls Are Wrong - Republicans Storm The Polls, Now Ahead in WI

    10/26/2020 7:05:54 AM PDT · by wrrock · 25 replies
    TG ^ | 10/26/2020 | Evan
    Republicans crash Wisconsin early vote, eating into Democrats’ lead. With 1,294,660 ballots cast, the GOP leads the early vote in Wisconsin. 42% GOP to 36% DEM. About 46% of the estimated total votes for 2020 have been cast. SEE THE DATA...
  • Cheap Ammunition Event La Crosse Wisconsin – 24 Oct, 2020

    10/24/2020 4:45:08 AM PDT · by marktwain · 11 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | 22 October, 2020 | Dean Weingarten
    Image from La Crosse County website, cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-( La Crosse County, Wisconsin may have engineered a new event, the cheap ammunition event. Ammunition has often been accepted at gun turn-in events, though it is not paid for. Some excellent deals have been found for ammunition at these events. The event will be held at 3202 Berlin Drive, La Crosse.  It appears to be the local landfill, from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, the 24th of October. The La Crosse event is specifically organized to collect unwanted ammunition. The county states it often...
  • Ron Johnson says November election is 'for all the marbles'

    10/04/2020 4:43:04 AM PDT · by RandFan · 23 replies
    The Hill ^ | 10/04/20 07:00 AM EDT | BY CELINE CASTRONUOVO
    Republican Sen. Ron Johnson (Wis.) said Sunday that if Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins the presidential election next month, “America would change forever" adding that in his view, “this election is for all the marbles.” “America would change forever. This election is for all the marbles. The Senate Democrats would pack the court. They would get rid of the filibuster so they could enact all these crazy socialist… policies,” Johnson told John Catsimatidis Sunday on his radio show “The Cats Roundtable” on WABC 77 AM. The senator was referring to calls from some Democrats to add more justices to the...
  • YESTERDAY: Joe Biden spoke to and took photos with supporters in Wisconsin

    09/22/2020 7:46:06 AM PDT · by RandFan · 30 replies
    Twitter ^ | Sep 22 | The Hill
    Joe Biden spoke to and took photos with supporters in Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Video...
  • Kyle Rittenhouse: Armed Defender, Political Prisoner

    09/17/2020 5:55:17 AM PDT · by marktwain · 29 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | 14 September, 2020 | Dean Weingarten
    Top image, the unarmed man beat to near-death by a violent mob in Portland, Oregon. Lower image Kyle Rittenhouse after defending himself against multiple attackers in Kenosha Wisconsin. Image posted on Freerepublic as a political meme, scaled by Dean Weingarten Kyle Rittenhouse is a political prisoner. Just before midnight on 25 August 2020, Kyle Rittenhouse shot three people who attacked him in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in self-defense. Rittenhouse was legally there performing voluntary actions to minimize the damage done by rioters. He was fleeing a mob pursuing him when he was forced to defend himself, shooting three of numerous pursuers at...
  • Black Lives Matter Protesters Attacking Trump’s Visit To Kenosha: ‘Riots Work’

    09/03/2020 7:19:15 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 9 replies
    The Federalist ^ | September 3, 2020 | Evita Duffy
    <p>At the site of Trump's visit to Kenosha, Valerie, a 25-year-old African American from Milwaukee, said the welfare state, burning buildings, and defunding the police are not the kind of solutions black people need.</p> <p>When President Trump traveled to Kenosha, Wis., on Tuesday, Black Lives Matter protesters congregated by the county courthouse, which was gated off and protected by National Guardsmen. The protesters carried signs that said “F-ck the police,” “Dump Trump,” and “F-ck Trump,” but there was not a single sign for or against Democrat presidential nominee Joe Biden.</p>
  • Kyle Rittenhouse: Are People under the age of 18 Forbidden from Open Carry in WI?

    09/04/2020 5:29:58 AM PDT · by marktwain · 40 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | 2 September,2020 | Dean Weingarten
    Kyle Rittenhouse: Are People under the age of 18 Forbidden from Open Carry in WI? One of the questions involving the Kyle Rittenhouse defensive engagements is if Kyle was forbidden from carrying an AR15 rifle, because he was at that time, four months short of his 18th birthday. Writing about it, I mentioned Wisconsin statutes 948.60, which forbids the carry of dangerous weapons by people under the age of 18. The law has exceptions and cutouts and definitions which need to be taken into account. There is an excellent tactical and legal analysis of the two defensive engagements by Kyle...
  • Neo-Nazi with Jordanian roots charged with vandalizing U.S. synagogue

    08/28/2020 9:10:43 AM PDT · by Freeleesy · 12 replies
    Ynet ^ | 01.19.20 | Yulia Karra
    Wisconsin authorities say 22-year-old Yousef O. Barasneh, whose father immigrated from Amman, spray-painted swastikas on Beth Israel Sinai Congregation in Racine A man of Jordanian descent has been charged in Wisconsin with vandalizing a synagogue as part of his activity with a white supremacist group called The Base. Yousef O. Barasneh, 22, was charged Friday with violating citizens’ rights to property. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel newspaper reported Barasneh spray-painted swastikas and other anti-Semitic symbols and slogans on Beth Israel Sinai Congregation in the city of Racine sometime between September 15 and 23 of last year.
  • Support for Black Lives Matter Dropped 13 Points in Wisconsin in One Poll — Before Shooting of Jacob Blake and Riots

    New polling suggests support for Black Lives Matter dropped by 13 points in Wisconsin between June and early August — while a net positive approval rating of +25 completely evaporated. The survey data collected by Marquette Law School indicated 48 percent of Wisconsin residents surveyed between August 8-9 approved of Black Lives Matter, with 48 percent saying they disapproved. That was a shift from 61 percent who said they approved between June 14-18, next to 36 percent who said they disapproved. The data was released on Wednesday, but collected before the August 23 shooting of 29-year-old Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Rioting in subsequent...
  • 17-Year-old Suspect Charged With Murder After Two Killed at Kenosha Protest (Kyle Rittenhouse)

    08/26/2020 10:28:22 AM PDT · by Drew68 · 555 replies
    Daily Beast ^ | 08/26/2020 | Pilar Melendez
    Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old suspected of fatally shooting at least two people and injuring another during protests in Kenosha over the shooting of Jacob Blake, has been arrested, according to local media reports. Rittenhouse, 17, was arrested in Illinois and has been reportedly charged with first-degree intentional homicide.
  • Fundraiser For Jacob Blake, Black Man Shot By Wisconsin Police, Surpasses $1 Million In One Day

    08/25/2020 7:52:03 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 62 replies ^ | 8/25/2020 | Jemima McEvoy
    A GoFundMe fundraiser for Jacob Blake—a 29-year-old Black man who was shot multiple times in the back by police officers in Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Sunday—has raised over $1 million since its Monday launch. The page was posted one day after Blake’s encounter with police, asking originally for $250,000 to help pay for his medical bills and legal fees. Quickly surpassing the initial goal, the page’s organizer, Julia Jackson, has continued upping the goal as donations continue pouring in. Nearly 38,000 people have donated a total of $1,038,560, with a new goal of $2 million. A cell phone video posted to...
  • Primary night in MINN, WISC, GA, OPEN THREAD

    08/11/2020 10:50:03 AM PDT · by campaignPete R-CT · 105 replies
    vanity | August 11, 2020
    state legislature primaries in CONN state legislature primaries in VERMONT Polls closing time: see below. Georgia, CD-9, safe GOP, open. Runoff Andrew Clyde (R) Matt Gurtler (R) . GA-14, safe GOP, open. Runoff John Cowan (R) Marjorie Greene (R) . WISC-5, safe GOP, open Cliff DeTemple (R) Scott Fitzgerald (R) . Wisconsin, CD-3 August 11 Jessi Ebben (R) $169,290 Derrick Van Orden (R) $707,352 COOK has it as Likely Dem Hold. PVI Even vs. Ron Kind, Democrat . MINN CD-7 Noel Collis (R) Michelle Fischbach (R) . MINN CD-5, DEM primary Candidate Candidate Raised Ilhan Omar (D) • Incumbent $4,221,786...
  • 'Protesters tried to kill me:' Video shows shot fired outside home of Wauwatosa Officer Mensah

    08/09/2020 7:49:18 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 7 replies
    Fox 6 Now ^ | 8/9/2020 | Bret Lemoine
    WAUWATOSA - Police are investigating an incident that happened at the residence of suspended Wauwatosa Police Officer Joseph Mensah around 8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8. While police said it happened at the residence of the officer who has killed three people in the line of duty in five years, in a Facebook post, Mensah said it happened at his girlfriend's house. According to police, a group of approximately 50-60 people "targeted and began to vandalize" the home on 100th Street and Vienna Street. "It was a whole lot of police cars and taped off," said Rita Evans, neighbor. "I...
  • Primary night in TENNESSEE, OPEN THREAD (next TUE: MINN, WISC, GA)

    08/06/2020 4:10:08 PM PDT · by campaignPete R-CT · 71 replies
    vanity | August 6, 2020 | self
    ALL polls close at 8 pm EDT, 7 pm CDT TN Senate race!!! . And a safe GOP seat that is open. TENN #1 CD#1 contending candidates John Clark (R) $649,775 Rusty Crowe (R) $375,654 Steve Darden (R) $336,120 Diana Harshbarger (R) $1,476,447 Timothy Hill (R) $230,438 Josh Gapp (R) $853,370 . next TuES 8-11 Georgia, CD-9, safe GOP, open. Runoff Andrew Clyde (R) Matt Gurtler (R) . GA-14, safe GOP, open. Runoff John Cowan (R) Marjorie Greene (R) . WISC-5, safe GOP, open Cliff DeTemple (R) Scott Fitzgerald (R) . Wisconsin, CD-3 August 11 Jessi Ebben (R) $169,290 Derrick...
  • Attorney for suspect in controversial hit and run says client was fleeing violent mob (Madison, WI)

    07/31/2020 7:25:45 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 24 replies
    Wisconsin State Journal ^ | July 31, 2020 | Chris Rickert
    The attorney for a white man accused of being a racist in a hit-and-run accident last month is decrying the rush to judge his client, who he says was only trying to flee a dangerous mob when he ran into a Black woman around bar time in Downtown Madison. Brendan O’Neil, 26, of Sun Prairie, is charged with felony hit-and-run in the June 21 incident on Frances Street near University Avenue that left 24-year-old Alize Carter with abrasions, a fractured hand and reportedly a concussion. In a brief initial hearing by video Thursday, his bond was left at $350, which...
  • Police Release Images of Suspect in Murder of Trump Supporter (Milwaukee, WI)

    07/29/2020 10:40:27 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 26 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | July 29, 2020 | Zack Steiber
    Milwaukee Police this week released surveillance photographs showing a man officers believe shot Bernell Trammell to death on July 23. Trammell, 60, a supporter of Republican President Donald Trump, was killed in broad daylight. The Milwaukee Police Department said it is seeking the publicÂ’s assistance in identifying the suspect. Surveillance images showed a man wearing a red and white baseball cap, a red and black long-sleeve shirt with white writing on the front, light-colored pants, black socks, and white shoes. The man also wore a black mask that was covering the lower portion of his face. He was described as...
  • New polls after BLM riots and Trump Mount Rushmore speech show coming Trump landslide

    07/09/2020 8:30:05 PM PDT · by SmokingJoe · 110 replies
    Steve Turley YouTube Channel ^ | July 8 2020 | Steve Turley
    Skip the first 2 minutes to avoid his commercials. Nice piece from Dr Steve Hurley. Highlights. 1. New Express poll has Trump tied with Biden at 47% each. 2. In case you think it's an outlier, Zogby also had a poll June 30th with Trump and Biden tied at 46% each. (Not to mention the Harris poll which had the gap between Biden and Trump down to just 4%). 3. The Express poll had Trump on course to win the crucial swing states including Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin where Trump outpolls Biden by 48 percent to 44...