Hagedorn’s victory seemed nearly as stunning to conservatives as it did to Neubauer and her liberal allies. There were lots of pleasantly surprised Republicans who, throughout the race, heard predictions of a looming Neubauer blowout.
The results of the Supreme Court election had many Republicans pointing to the outcome as a sign of an impending “blue wave,” an indicator of what may happen in the November elections. Despite Liberal Judge Rebecca Dallet’s win, Republican strategist Mark Graul told Media Trackers he doesn’t believe that’s the case.
We have to believe that something has happened to the drinking water after seeing the results of the state treasurer referendum. The position is basically dormant except for a constitutional requirement that we elect someone to hold the office,
In another election underscoring the enthusiasm gap between Democratic and Republican voters, Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Rebecca Dallet handily defeated her conservative opponent Sauk County Judge Michael Screnock in the race for Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Ronald Reagan used to remark how “freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” For Wisconsin conservatives, the saying should be “Walker’s bold conservative reforms are never more than one liberal-majority state Supreme Court away from extinction.”
The campaign of Sauk County Judge Michael Screnock, a candidate for the state Supreme Court, announced Friday that two more judges have withdrawn their support for his opponent, Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Rebecca Dallet.