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MacIver News Bulletin – Weekend Protests and Government Overreach

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 11:21
WATCH - Thousands of people protested Gov. Evers' announcement he was extending Safer at Home to May 26th. using what he believes is a loophole in state law and the Wisconsin constitution. More protests are planned for the week ahead. This is your MacIver News Bulletin for the week of Apr. 20th.  Read More MacIver News Bulletin – Weekend Protests and Government Overreach

MacIver News Minute – Reopen Wisconsin

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 11:19
LISTEN - Thousands of Wisconsinites took to the streets this weekend to protest Gov. Evers’ decision to extend the Safer At Home order to May 26th, the order which requires everyone to shelter in place, severely restricts which businesses can stay open and is doing incredible damage to our way of life.  Read More MacIver News Minute – Reopen Wisconsin

Gov. Evers’ “Badger Bounce Back” Plan Not A Real Plan

Mon, 04/20/2020 - 21:16
MacIver Board Chair Statement on Badger Bounce Back | Gov. Evers’ “Badger Bounce Back” Plan Not A Real Plan  Read More Gov. Evers’ “Badger Bounce Back” Plan Not A Real Plan

Healthcare Workers Furloughed After Surge Predictions Fail

Mon, 04/20/2020 - 01:14
Wisconsin's Healthcare Resource Needs Peaked on Apr. 12th, According to National Models, and some large hospitals aren't currently treating a single coronavirus patient. The premature decision to cancel all elective procedures has led to mass furloughs in hospitals across the state. Large Hospitals Not Treating A Single Coronavirus Patient Healthcare Workers Furloughed Throughout Wisconsin.  Read More Healthcare Workers Furloughed After Surge Predictions Fail

The MacIver Institute: Governor Evers Is Wrong To Extend Safer at Home

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 13:34
The Permanent Damage That Extending Safer at Home Order Will Inflict On Our Families, Friends And Neighbors Is Not Supported By Science Or Common Sense. We Need To Reopen Wisconsin Now   Read More The MacIver Institute: Governor Evers Is Wrong To Extend Safer at Home

Governor Evers Is Wrong To Extend “Safer at Home” 

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 07:29
The Permanent Damage That Extending “Safer at Home” Order Will Inflict On Our Families, Friends And Neighbors Is Not Supported By Science Or Common Sense. We Need To Reopen Wisconsin Now.   Read More Governor Evers Is Wrong To Extend “Safer at Home” 

People, Not Politicians, Will Decide When the Coronavirus Shutdown Ends

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 11:23
It's not the politicians who have the power to reopen America, or at least the parts that are now closed. It's individuals, families, businesses, and religious congregations.  Read More People, Not Politicians, Will Decide When the Coronavirus Shutdown Ends

How Bernie Sanders Beat Daniel Kelly

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 02:00
Dan O’Donnell crunches the numbers and discovers that the only reason Jill Karofsky won the Wisconsin Supreme Court election is the obvious one: Democrats had a contested presidential primary while Republicans didn’t, driving Karofsky to a win through the Biden-Sanders competition.  Read More How Bernie Sanders Beat Daniel Kelly

Where is the Plan to Reopen Wisconsin’s Economy?

Tue, 04/14/2020 - 09:22
Guest Perspective By Sen. Duey Stroebel - Lives are being ruined by the Safer-at-Home order. Gov. Evers still has not presented a plan to reopen the economy. That cannot be put off any longer.  Read More Where is the Plan to Reopen Wisconsin’s Economy?

Letter To The Wisconsin Legislature From The Free Market Coalition

Tue, 04/14/2020 - 01:00
AFP-Wisconsin, The Badger Institute, WILL, and The MacIver Institute join forces again in this open letter to the legislature. The Coalition urges legislators to deliver relief to workers and businesses, remove more red tape, and empower parents and educators with legislative action.  Read More Letter To The Wisconsin Legislature From The Free Market Coalition

Wishing You a Happy Easter Sunday!

Sun, 04/12/2020 - 00:44
From your friends at the MacIver Institute  Read More Wishing You a Happy Easter Sunday!

MacIver News Bulletin – Apr. 10, 2020 (Wisconsin Bible Epic Story)

Fri, 04/10/2020 - 13:22
WATCH - A drama is unfolding in Wisconsin worthy of a Hollywood Bible Epic. An autocrat refuses to allow his people to worship God in the ways of their ancestors. It’s definitely not the greatest story ever told. It’s just your MacIver News Bulletin for Good Friday, April 10th.  Read More MacIver News Bulletin – Apr. 10, 2020 (Wisconsin Bible Epic Story)

Wishing You a Glorious Good Friday

Fri, 04/10/2020 - 00:41
From your friends at the MacIver Institute  Read More Wishing You a Glorious Good Friday

MacIver News Minute – Evers’ Changing Election Day Positions

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 16:37
April 9, 2020 With Election Day now behind us and a concerted effort underway by some to blame Legislative Republicans for holding the vote, it is important to remind everyone how we got here. On March 17th, Evers was asked about postponing the election and responded during a press conference that we could not move …

Free Market Coalition: 7 Ways to Help Workers, Economy During Crisis

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 15:30
April 8, 2020 In a matter of weeks, the coronavirus pandemic turned life in Wisconsin upside down. Schools are closed. Sporting events and concerts are cancelled. And, huge segments of the economy are shuttered.  State and federal officials are still in the early stages of a policy response to the coronavirus pandemic. Their efforts have …

Phony Projections or Bad Data Driving Evers’ Decisions

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 11:19
DHS fed false data into its models – even after that data had been disproven Gov. Evers justified his autocratic response with those phony projections MacIver News Service | Apr. 8, 2020 By Bill Osmulski Wisconsin did not hit 22,000 positive cases of coronavirus nor did it reach 440-1,500 deaths on April 8th, as DHS …

Absentee Ballot Mistake Alarms Rural Voters

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 09:52
When Jim Denzine and his wife got their absentee ballots for the Town of Withee in Clark County, something was amiss. They were already filled out.  Read More Absentee Ballot Mistake Alarms Rural Voters

Wisconsin’s Faux Outrage Election

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 08:37
Supermarkets, liquor stores, sporting goods stores, and custard stands are all not dangerous to your health during a pandemic. But voting in-person, according to Evers and Democrats, is outrageously life-threatening... but only since a couple of days ago. Guest writer Dan O'Donnell brings clarity to Governor Evers' confusing, feckless position on the Spring Primary in Wisconsin.  Read More Wisconsin’s Faux Outrage Election

MacIver News Bulletin – Apr. 6, 2020 (Constitutional Crisis, Doubling Data)

Mon, 04/06/2020 - 18:22
WATCH - Gov. Evers set off a constitutional crisis in Wisconsin on Monday by claiming the power to change state law and the state constitution itself in the interest of public health. State Supreme Court blocked that order and the election is back on for Tuesday.  Read More MacIver News Bulletin – Apr. 6, 2020 (Constitutional Crisis, Doubling Data)

MacIver News Minute: Entrepreneurs Come To The Rescue

Mon, 04/06/2020 - 18:15
LISTEN - One of the parts of the Covid 19 response that has not received enough attention is the vital and inspiring work of entrepreneurs and businesses as they mobilize to help our country and our state get through this public health emergency.  Read More MacIver News Minute: Entrepreneurs Come To The Rescue

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