On Monday, Marquette University and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel sponsored a conference on the future of
the BMO Harris Bradley Center. The business community wants a new or a greatly
expanded facility so that the city
This week, I wrote about next Wednesday’s Assembly committee meeting in Madison on state Rep. Joe Sanfelippo’s bill to radically weaken the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors and grant the Milwaukee County executive new power over local government.Legislators have no plan as of yet to conduct hearings in Milwaukee County on the issue, leading me to question what they’re afrai...
Last night was the first OUR Milwaukee listening session, organized by Milwaukee County Board Chair Marina Dimitrijevic and hosted by Supervisor Jason Haas. OUR Milwaukee’s goal is to get public input on how county government can be reformed so that it’s more efficient. Unlike the proposal authored by former supervisor and current state Rep. Joe Sanfelippo, OUR Milwaukee is utterly public. No ...
County is a Democratic county. It’s rare for a Republican running statewide to
win Milwaukee County and even rarer for a Republican to win a countywide race
running as a Republican. To seem more palatable