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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 ...

Bonus Happy Hour August 26

08.23.2010 · Posted in Uncategorized

If you missed out on last Thursday’s event or are just looking for more opportunities to meet up and network with local conservatives, good news! CYP is having a bonus happy hour this Thursday at Moct (pronounced “Most”). Moct is located at 240 E. Pittsburgh Avenue in Milwaukee. Our speaker for this happy hour will be ...

Reminder: August 19 Happy Hour

08.17.2010 · Posted in Uncategorized

Many thanks to all those who turned out for the CYP golf outing on August 8. CYP’s next event will be this Thursday, August 19 at Trocadero (1758 N. Water Street). Our monthly happy hour will feature Henry Tyson, superintendent of St. Marcus school in Milwaukee. St. Marcus is a choice school located on Milwaukee’s north ...

Union Demands Taxpayer-Funded Viagra

08.07.2010 · Posted in Uncategorized

“You can’t treat the working man this way! One day we’ll form a union and get the fair and equitable treatment we deserve. Then we’ll go too far, and become corrupt and shiftless, and the Japanese will eat us alive!” –The Simpsons, “Last Exit to Springfield“ The teachers’ union for MPS made headlines this week ...

Your Federal Tax Dollars at Work

08.03.2010 · Posted in Uncategorized

Senators Coburn and McCain today released a report entitled Summertime Blues: 100 Stimulus Projects that Give Taxpayers the Blues. The report highlights the wasteful spending by the federal government that has occurred as a direct result of the Obama stimulus package passed weeks after the inauguration last year. Hailed by the administration and congressional Democrats as the ...

Lunch with a Congressional Candidate

10.31.2009 · Posted in Uncategorized

Date:  Wednesday, November 11th  Time:  12:00-1:00 Location:  Milwaukee Athletic Club Cost:  suggested donation of $25   Sean is running for congress against Dave Obey, one of the worst pork-barrel politicians in Wisconsin.  Before becoming the District Attorney for Ashland County, Sean was on MTV Real World.  He competes as a nationally recognized lumberjack athlete.  Meet Sean over ...

November Happy Hour: Meet the CEO of Serigraph at Whiskey Bar

10.31.2009 · Posted in Uncategorized

  Meet Serigraph CEO John Torinus   at Whiskey Bar   DATE: Thursday, November 12th TIME: 5:30-8:00pm (John will speak briefly at 6:30)  LOCATION:  Whiskey Bar on 788 N. Jackson Street  (or visit them at: www.whiskeybarmilwaukee.com) Thanks to Christine for arranging this great location. John Torinus has been CEO of West Bend-based Serigraph since 1987 (Serigraph provides printed decorating solutions).  Beyond ...

Desperate Bipartisanship

10.19.2009 · Posted in Uncategorized

State Sen. Jim Sullivan would have learned a few things if he would have attended the CYP tour at the Great Lakes Distillery last week.  Guy Rehorst told us all about the many challenges he faced in building a successful business.  It is sad to hear an entrepreneur explain that against all odds he succeeded…sad ...