The purpose of this letter is to register opposition to the roundabout at 7th and Cass, specifically Resolution 15-0754 which would add another $200,000 in expenses to an already high cost project that does little for downtown business. Further engineering studies, procurement of private property, and/or destruction of existing city or private properties, are objectionable and are fiscally irresponsible.
The following problems are major concerns and certainly others will surface in the future.
1. Loss of$29,000 in tax revenue per year (41% city, 45% schools and 13% county and state)
I hope you heard the news that the illegal witch hunt into conservative groups in Wisconsin has been ORDERED to cease by the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
To be clear, this conclusion ends the John Doe investigation because the special prosecutor's legal theory is unsupported in either reason or law. Consequently, the investigation is closed. Consistent with our decision and the order entered by Reserve Judge Peterson, we order that the special prosecutor and the district attorneys involved in this investigation must cease all activities related to the investigation, return all property seized in the investigation from any individual or organization, and permanently destroy all copies of information and other materials obtained through the investigation. All Unnamed Movants are relieved of any duty to cooperate further with the investigation.
Here is an article where the Speaker of the House states that Confederate flags should be removed from national cemeteries where our nation has honored the service of veterans of the Civil War for many, many years. Are we supposed to just forget that the Civil War took place? Are we supposed to spit on the honorable service of Confederates? Are we supposed to demonize the families of those men? If so, then I refuse to participate.
Let's just see how long it takes the neo-Marxists to strip this judge of his First Amendment rights to religious liberty...
“On Monday, July 6, I declined to marry a non-traditional couple during my duties assignment,” he said. “The declination was based upon my personal and Christian beliefs established over many years. I apologize to the couple for the delay they experienced and wish them the best.” -- Judge Allen McConnell
Read the whole story here.