Big Government

Used clothing and other hazards

I am absolutely livid right now.  I hardly know where to begin I’m so stinking angry. Have any of you heard about the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008?  If you have, you probably heard that it was passed to protect children from imported goods that may contain lead or …

2008 Elections

Finally…a candidate worth voting for.

“[…]an increasingly intrusive Nanny State is watching over our nation, meddling in the lives of its citizens. New measures, often rushed through legislatures and regulatory agencies with little consideration or thought, seek to control ever more aspects of people’s lives. Government limits individual actions and choices, from the way in …

Nanny State

Disappointing Legislator of the Week: Senator Sheila Harsdorf

This morning, I woke up and found a Google alert in my inbox, and found that  my last remaining hope in a politician – Sheila Harsdorf – was squashed. State Senator Sheila Harsdorf (R –River Falls) and grassroots supporters of the American Cancer Society will join together in support of a statewide …

Nanny State

Ban the Ban Wisconsin

My friend Ryan and I have started a grassroots effort to preserve private property rights  in the state of Wisconsin by standing against the statewide smoking ban being proposed by Governor Doyle. We are in the process of building a website: Ban the Ban Wisconsin.  It is a work in progress, so we …