Reported in County supervisors on edge over proposal targeting power balance with county executives. (Racine Journal Times, 2/16/2018)
Other supervisors chime in.
“I looked through this (bill), and my jaw dropped to the floor,” Supervisor Q.A. Shakoor II of Racine said.
Supervisor Janet Bernberg of Wind Point said, “The bottom line is, to me, this would be eliminating the County Board. We have absolutely no authority.” “
Don’t we have three branches of government?” Bernberg said. “There are no checks and balances if the county executive can do everything.”
Source: Wisconsin State Legislature
It's all about Milwaukee County and their county executive's power play.
UPDATE. By now, you know that the GOP's favorite pastime is overruling its pesky principles. (11/28/2017)
Wisconsin Legislative Fiscal Bureau memo highlights GOP cartoon conservative principle. (5/20/2016)
A recent history lesson in Republican hypocrisy. (4/2/2016)
Time for another Republican hypocrisy alert. (10/23/2015)
Cartoon conservative principles. (5/6/2015)
The Usual Hypocrisy: What Scott Walker sez on his campaign website and what he does in the Governor's office are two different things. (5/2/2015)
The "hits" to local control just keep on coming. (2/28/2015)
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel editorial board calls out Republican hypocrisy. (2/17/2014)
And the hypocrisy just keeps on coming: Republicans can't even give lip service to their "Principles". (2/14/2014)
Yet another lesson in Republican hypocrisy. (2/13/2014)
Another lesson in hypocrisy: Wisconsin Republicans disparage Mary Burke for her wealth. (1/31/2014)
A lesson in hypocrisy, Waukesha County edition. (1/29/2014)
Your Wisconsin Republican Assembly hard at work promoting Governor Walker's jobs agenda (and GOP principles). (11/15/2013)