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Feingold for Wisconsin Supreme Court?

Is ol' Russ too tired for a fight to turn the court over to the liberals? Matt Rotschild thinks he should go for it. >More
 The Sconz is very disappointed in Tom Petri

Tom Petri is both chair of the Midwestern High-Speed Rail Caucus and a fierce opponent of high-speed rail. It makes a lot of sense if you don't think about it. >More
 The SconzCast, Episode 1: Scott Walker & The Train

The first podcast in the history of The Sconz. We discuss the implications of Walker's promise to derail high-speed rail in Wisconsin, as well as the wisdom (or lack thereof) of a rail link between Milwaukee and Madison. >More
 Giving thanks for individual liberties

And to those who stood up for them when it was not fashionable. >More
 The Sconz takes a few days off to give thanks

I take leave to work on one exciting post, as well as to eat turkey and watch the Detroit Lions. >More
 Should Dems let Walker save face to save the train?

Politics and policy. Such an unfortunate couple. If Democrats really want high-speed rail in Wisconsin, they might have to let Walker win politically and settle for the policy victory of keeping $810 million in the Badger State. >More
 Brunch Links: November 19

A delicious digest of local and state news items. Snarlin Marlin Schneider rides off into the sunset, Walker hires transition team and the Overture takes a step towards a private-private model. >More
 Voter ID needed for Dancing With the Stars

The incident in the town of Vermont is only the first signal that all votes need to be counted before Bristol Palin moves on to the next round. >More
 When will Brenda Konkel declare for Madison mayor?

We're all waiting Brenda! Does the former alder-turned-blogress have a fighting chance in a match-up against Mayor Dave? Only time will tell. >More
 Politico don't know s**t about Wisconsin

Politico reports that...wait for it...Ron Johnson says he will remain an outsider. They gobble down his narrative. If only they had a Sconnie source to set them straight. >More
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