Before he launched his campaign for a downtown streetcar, did Mayor Barrett (a) call Diggers Hotline to find out about the wiring and conduits beneath the roadways? ort (b) check the law on whether he can stick rate payers with the massive infrastructure costs. MacIver reports on today's bombshell:
Via Media Trackers; Apparently unable to win the argument, the left turns to the coercive power of the federal government to shut down conservative talk radio. Their agenda is not subtle: they do not believe that talk radio is protected by the constitutional right of free speech and hey want the government to pull the licenses of stations like ours... because they don't like the things that are being said on the air.
Remember when the trains where the Holy Grail of Obama's vision? Even Democrats admit they can't find the money to pay for them anymore. So what would be happening right now in Wisconsin if Governor Walker hadn't killed the boondoggle?
In case there was any notion that the progressive left in Wisconsin would be chagrined at the assault on a GOP legislator last week, never fear. Rather than repudiating the unhinged thuggery, progressives seem to be reveling in it. From the MacIver News Service: