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.
In cases like this, swift charges must be filed and serious punishment need to be meted out in order to send the appropriate message that you just don’t leave a child unattended in a vehicle……..ever! It's the only way we can reduce or prevent such crimes.
It is not unfortunate. It is not a mistake. It is not a situation where we slip it under the rug and say the poor person has suffered enough. It is extreme criminal negligence.
This latest incident could provide momentum to legislation state Senator Spencer Coggs is seeking.
As John Lennon once bellowed, a la Chuck Berry:
"JUST LET ME HEAR SOME OF THAT ROCK AND ROLL MUSIC!"
45 years ago this month.....