The radical concept of fiscal responsibility

The Wisconsin Policy Research Institute’s George Lightbourn thinks a new era may have dawned in Wisconsin politics: Over the past year in Madison, the psychology of government is changed.  No, it’s not because of changes to collective bargaining or recalls. The change is that for the first time in a long time, competence and fortitude have […]

A message for Wisconsin CEOs who want to count

The Nicolet Bank Business Pulse has measured the opinions (the “pulse” if you will) of business owners for several years. The Business Pulse is now expanding statewide. In addition to the 498 participants in the regional Pulses, another 134 business owners and CEOs are participating in the statewide Business Pulse. Anyone who has read my […]

Presty the DJ for March 7

Today in 1962, the Beatles recorded their first radio appearance, on the BBC’s “Teenagers’ Turn — Here We Go”: Proving that there is no accounting for taste, I present Britain’s number one single today in 1970: The number one single over here today in 1970 was by an act that had already broken up: Today […]