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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.

Senator Lena Taylor tosses a big fat meatball over the plate to Republicans

One of the missing 14 state Senate Democrats on the lam in Illinois abdicating their Constitutional duties is Lena Taylor (D-Milwaukee) made the mistake of agreeing to a live interview with Greta Van Susteren on the Fox News Channel. Senator Taylor was asked why she and her Democrat colleagues left the state.

TAYLOR: “Because the (budget repair) bill literally was going to be rammed through in three days and the citizens of Wisconsin had not a chance to not only know what was in the bill but a chance to be heard.

So really this was about slowing the bill down and I’m glad that we were able to do that so people could see what was in the bill.”

You follow that piece of liberal Democrat logic? We had to leave to allow more time for people to learn what was in the bill.

Poor Lena. She’s not following the Democrat leadership playbook. When there’s a major piece of legislation, you do not try to stall for days and days and days and days and days. No, no, no! You vote ASAP. The hell with knowing the facts and details!  Seems the senator could use a refresher course...

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