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1031, 24 Dec 19

Rogue bureaucrats and leftist aggression against self-governance

My column for the Washington County Daily News is online and in print. Here’s a part:

In October, the WEC sent out about 234,000 of these confirmation notices, of which only 18,800 responded. By law, the WEC is supposed to use that information to update the voting rolls. The WEC refused, so the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty sued them in state court to make them follow the law. A state court judge ordered them to follow the law. The WEC commissioners — specifically the three Democrat commissioners — refused to follow the court order. The decision is being appealed in state court by the liberal Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul and the liberal activist group the League of Women Voters is suing in federal court, but the court’s order still stands and the WEC is still refusing to comply with the law.

This is how our republic crumbles. Our government institutions refuse to comply with the will of the people or the law of the land. Our elections are undermined by the willful manipulation of bureaucrats and activists bent on their own agendas. We allow swamp creatures who supplant their will for the will of the people to hold dominion over us.

Wisconsin could be the deciding state in the next presidential election and that the election could be decided by a handful of votes. That is why the leftists are driven to undermine our electoral process any way they can to open up opportunities to cheat. That is why this exceedingly routine effort to maintain accurate voting rolls is being fought so vigorously. That is why we must insist that our government abide by the will of the people and follow the law.


1031, 24 December 2019


  1. dad29

    It is *shocking* to find pompous twits inhabiting the Elections Board.  Next thing you know, they’ll put on a uniform and try to impress us with it.

    Too bad the only uniform that fits them is a Ronald McDonald outfit.

  2. Kevin Scheunemann

    Awful. Just awful.

    Leftist never want to follow the law when it comes to elections…makes it harder for them to steal and cheat.

  3. steveegg

    This is your periodic reminder that, for the Left, judicial rulings are the final word only when written by Lawgivers-In-Black.

    Speaking of which, the WEC wants to delay enforcement until after the April 2021 election, when they hope that a LIB majority on the state Supreme Court means they’ll never have to enforce this law.

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