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.
There’s an old saying in politics: “The devil is in the details.”
Here’s a closer look at the statewide smoking ban that will get a hasty public hearing Tuesday before the state Senate’s Health Committee.
How is smoking defined? Under the bill, “smoking” means carrying a lighted burning or holding,
I thank Franklin Alderman Kristin Wilhelm for her latest e-mail update. In it, she writes:
“Tornado Sirens – Recent press coverage about our lack of sirens has raised concerns so I asked Fire Chief Jim Martins opinion. He agreed that surrounding municipal sirens could be heard within
It’s hard to imagine anyone not having access to information about severe weather, but I repeat. A small personal investment is better than spending hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Alderman Wilhelm also writes:
Gee, imagine that.
In order to get into the proper mood for Culinary no-no #110, play along ladies and gentleman, and boys and girls if your parents are so crummy as to allow you to read unsupervised such adult material, and click the following video.
Don’t be a fuddy duddy.
Milwaukee County Executive, now-gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker made an outstanding observation this weekend at the state Republican Party convention in
“He (Walker) criticized Doyle for calling for the early release of well-behaved prisoners and said the governor has been more interested in setting up same-sex couple registries than the state's sex-offender registry.”
Very, very true.
In March, state Senator Mary Lazich documented how Governor Doyle’s proposed state budget puts children at risk.
All state residents should be extremely concerned about Governor Doyle’s mixed up priorities when it comes to registries and child safety. However, the issue should hit home especially hard in
If you need reminding of the historical background, please read this recap.