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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.

Fed up

’s political climate the past year has been marred by tumult and chaos.

Death threats against the Governor.

Death threats against Republican legislators.

Sexual assault threats against female Republican legislators.

The destruction of our beautiful state Capitol.

Loud, angry protests punctuated by sing-songs and drumbeats.

Open dope smoking in the Capitol ignored by Capitol Police.

Doctors signing fake sick notes.

Harassment of the Governor’s family.

Disruption of public meetings.

Disruption of public ceremonies.

A constant campaign mode brought on by persistent and costly recalls hampered by a complete mockery of the process.

While the mainstream media has locked in on the goons and those who want to turn the November 2010 elections into a do-over, there’s another faction that has been ignored: the crowd that has sat by silently, steaming, furious, totally outraged, suffering from recall fatigue and partisan bickering. Enough is enough, their mantra. They're out there, and they want politicians to get back to work for the betterment of Wisconsin and stop playing petty political games.

Read more, including what candidate for the 9th District seat on the Milwaukee County Board, American Government professor Donald Schwartz has to say about the ongoing madness.

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