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Partisan Primary: September 14th

09.08.2010 · Posted in News, Uncategorized

  So you’ve met Scott Walker, Mark Neumann, Rebecca Kleefisch and Brett Davis at various CYP events.  Now what?  You can vote for them in the partisan primary on Tuesday, September 14th.   It’s a little-known secret:  your vote counts much more in September then in November because fewer people vote in September.  By voting in September, fiscal ...

Refocus Wisconsin.org

09.01.2010 · Posted in News, Uncategorized

http://www.refocuswisconsin.org/ Refocus Wisconsin is a project of the Wisconsin Policy Rearch Institute.  The project is to help make Wisconsin special again. Wisconsin has lost its way.  I don’t think you have to be a conservative to think that, either.  I remember Mike Grebe thinking out loud about that topic at a Business Journal breakfast.  But ...

More posting shortly

08.02.2010 · Posted in News

Although we’ve had a number of different events (and we have some really awesome events coming up (as you can see on the right side of our page), we’ve kind of forgotten about blogging.  That’s a shame, with all of the campaigns going on right now. We have an awesome speaker on August 19th at Trocadero–Henry ...

August 19th CYP Happy Hour

08.02.2010 · Posted in News

  Location:  Trocadero (1758 N. Water) Time:  5:30-8:00, speaker at 6:45 Speaker:  Henry Tyson of St. Marcus School   CYP is proud to host Henry Tyson.  Mr. Tyson leads St. Marcus School, a private choice school where poor and minority children are acheiving remarkable gains.  Every day, Mr. Tyson is proving conservatives correct–that when minority and poor children are given choices and held to ...

Jake Curtis at WPRI.org

05.10.2010 · Posted in News

Jake Curtis is once again featured on the WPRI blog. He’s writing about essentially the modus operandi of why CYP exists. CYP will host someone from our favor non-profit, Wisconsin Policy Research Institute, this summer/fall. ...

On Healthcare Reform

03.22.2010 · Posted in News

Our side lost yesterday and in a big, dramatic fashion.  We are now going to spend billions of money that the country does not have to not solve a critical problem–the growth of healthcare costs.  You can read about the specifics elsewhere:  as Paul Ryan said, this is not who we are as a country:  http://article.nationalreview.com/428833/paul-ryan-is-not-ready-to-give-up-on-health-care/robert-costa But you can’t ...

Things are getting Exciting

02.15.2010 · Posted in News

I’m going to post the next month and a half of events and things are starting to heat up. With the end of healthcare reform (courtesy of Mr. 41, Scott Brown), we’re really seeing some excitement out there. It’s a miracle compared to when Jake and I started this group in August 2008. In any ...

Jake Curtis on the Big Board

02.05.2010 · Posted in News

Join me in congratulating Jake Curtis for having his commentary published on the WPRI website.  WPRI.org is the best place for fiscal conservative commentary focused on Wisconsin issues. –Jason Kohout ...

Thanks to Russ Darrow & Hi Lo

01.24.2010 · Posted in News

On Thursday, we had another awesome social hour.  We toasted the 41st vote against healthcare, soon to be Senator Scott Brown and we heard our special guest Russ Darrow, who kindly stopped by the bar to share a drink with CYPers.  Russ shared his unique perspective on Wisconsin politics, having been a U.S. Senate Candidate ...