Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
Imagine a boxing match.
In one corner stands...
Across the ring...
The Franklin Public Schools administration is
You basically have about as much chance in this matchup as the proverbial snowball in Hell.
If I may use another comparison, pro wrestling fans will recall that Hulk Hogan would do in his opponents with a double finish.
First, the boot in the head after tossing his opponent off the ropes.
Then the flying leg drop as his victim was sprawled out on the mat.
The same is true in
First comes the annual budget that will impose a property tax levy increase. The school board initially agreed to a 3.5% increase, but met Wednesday night to finalize the levy. They could have adjusted it, but odds are there will be some Increase.
Jab with a left!
They're also banking on you going to the polls in November and choosing to increase your taxes, not once, but three times to the tune of $48.8 million. Who does that during a lengthy recession marked by unemployment and foreclosures?
Upper cut with a right!
In essence, Franklin could get hit with FOUR separate property tax increases.
You can swing back on November 6. Vote NO on all three refererenda.