“Thus, in cutting public education the corporate education lobbyist plays the part of both would-be executioner and would-be vulture. As funds for public universities thinned out, the companies that funded those corporate education lobbyists then pumped money into servicing the education market far worse than it had ever been serviced by the public sector.”—Manny Jalonschi (via charlesbivona)
There’s been nothing usual about this upcoming recall election, or the past year and a half in Wisconsin for that matter. But by far on of the most delightfully weird turns in Wisconsin’s recall saga is the surprise candidacy of Arthur Kohl-Riggs. In Our Back Yard producer Patrick Waring takes a closer look at one of the strangest Republicans to run for the officer of Governor.