Thursday, August 18, 2011
The New Reality in the Wisconsin State Senate
Senate GOP faces new reality. Now with narrower majority, Republican senators tout teamwork, jobs. (Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, 8/17/2011)
Obviously, t's not going to be all sweetness and light, as the two following excerpts indicate.
Meanwhile, Republicans are nervous Democrats aren't committed to bipartisanship as they consider trying to recall Walker next year.
Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) said the abortion legislation and a proposal to limit the ability of voters to recall state officials make him concerned Republicans are not ready to work with Democrats.
Three Republican State Senators figure prominently in this article. (Fox Valley/NE Wisconsin, note how the stars are aligned.)