Hiring pace lags departures
Under Mayor Tom Barrett, the number of Milwaukee police officers "has not increased."
By this measure, Milwaukee matches up
The Milwaukee Police Department has seized nearly as many firearms this year as the much larger New York City Police Department.
Wages, property income, government assistance all up
"Wisconsin is #1 in the Midwest for personal income growth over the year."
Not how the system works
"Kids coming from an affluent background" are "taking advantage of all these student loan programs and grants" while many middle-class families with no connection to college are picking up the tab.
In 2006, compromise wasn't a dirty word
Says GOP primary opponents Glenn Grothman and Joe Leibham cast a "compromise vote that cost $788 million" in higher electricity costs.
"I've either balanced every budget or we turned back a surplus."
Clarke stands by his position
Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. advised citizens to "point that barrel center mass and pull the trigger" because "911 is not our best option."
He’ll have to make history to be His Honor
"There has never been an alderman who has defeated an incumbent mayor in the history of this great city."
From day one to election eve
"Mitt Romney did not run his campaign on the basis of arguing his experience in the business world was a reason to vote for him."
Went ahead without crucial safeguard
Says a $12.5 million incentive deal she approved for Abbott Laboratories contained "strong protections for taxpayers if job creation goals were not met."
Must be that new new math
Mary Burke "wasted 12.5 million dollars on a vacant lot" in a move that "could cost taxpayers nearly $25 million."
Admits he misquoted statistic
Twenty percent of single adults, ages 21 to 25 with no kids, "are not working or even in school trying to find a job."
Details of case lost in scrambled facts
Milwaukee County taxpayers paid $370,000 to settle a lawsuit over a decision by Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. to use "untrained corrections officers" rather than deputies to patrol the lakefront.
China, Holland, Germany
"(Mary) Burke’s company," Trek Bicycles, "makes 99% of their bikes overseas."
Except by rival Joe Leibham
"The fundraising numbers are in, and our grassroots support is unmatched!"
Actually, it's voluntary
Says Common Core is a federal mandate.
No merit raises, but many across-the-board raises
"Last year, I was involved with an effort to to help prosecutors get their first pay raise in more than 10 years."
Some additional prosecutors and other staff
"I’m running the second-largest county district attorney’s office … at 1985 staffing levels."
Lawsuit’s claim lost in translation
The Obama Administration is suing a Wisconsin company for forcing employees to speak English.
Claim is broader than the data
"At some point in their lives, 99% of women use birth control."
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