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 young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
I tend to use photos whenever I can on my blog. I find them very interesting, and speaking for This Just In, they tend to be very popular.
Far from a photography buff, I struggle with a box camera. That’s why I am in awe of the material I come across day to day. It’s even more impressive when a so-called amateur produces work that would make professionals stand up and take notice.
That’s the case with Paula Haberman. I introduced you to her amazing work last December.
I’ve learned that one of her hundreds of photos of Milwaukee’s City Hall graces the cover of the May 2009 edition of Wisconsin Builder magazine. I don’t have a photo of the actual cover, but here’s the shot Haberman took that is on the cover:
Want to know how harsh the vilification of Wisconsin businesses is on the part of legislative Democrats?
Here is quite possibly the perfect, and not very eloquent, example.
While debating yet another anti-business bill on the floor of the state Assembly Wednesday, state Representative Phil Garthwaite (D-Dickeyville) voiced his sentiments about businesses for all the world to see and hear. It’s rather revealing.
Is it any wonder our business climate is one of the worst and businesspeople are made to feel like 3rd class citizens.
Click here, then click Watch under 04.29.09 | Wisconsin State Assembly Special Session.
Then move 1:15:30 into the video to hear the great orator, Phil Garthwaite.
UPDATE: I guess the ever so sharp Capitol press corps (Would someone please wake up Steve Walters) must have missed this..
There is a silver lining in this rotten economy.
Isn’t it great to know that when those who are truly in need because of these rough times can always go to the phone and inquire about their government assistance, their U.S. government assistance and get all the help, all the answers they need from a warm, friendly voice on the other end of the line………………………..in India.
Yep. We can still create jobs in these dire straits, in other countries.