Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
A look back at the people and events that made news the past week. Week-ends is a regular weekly feature of This Just In...
HEROES OF THE WEEK
Jeremy Cooney...and his son
VILLAINS OF THE WEEK
Burglars in Augusta, GA
Once again, the TSA
QUOTES OF THE WEEK
"If ROMNEY gets elected I don't know if i can breathe same air as Him & his Right Wing Racist Homophobic Women Hating Tea Bagger Masters."
“When I think about those soldiers or airmen or marines or sailors who are out there fighting on my behalf . . . .”
"The only person I know who is better off today than he was four years ago is President Obama. He's making more money, living in a bigger house and playing more golf. And when his wife goes on a shopping spree with her girlfriends, it's to
“Our reforms have helped lower property taxes on median-priced homes for the first time in 12 years,” he said. “Our reforms have created 15,000 new jobs in the first three months of this year and we’re just getting started putting people back to work. Small business owners’ biggest concern is that things will go backwards on June 5. It’s not about moving backward, but giving young people a chance to move forward. Do we go back to losing 150,000 private sector jobs like we did under Jim Doyle, or do we build on the 15, 000 new jobs and move forward? Do we want to go back to 28 percent unemployment like the City of
WI Governor Scott Walker after winning the Republican primary Tuesday.
"Do we want a governor who has divided this state like it has never been divided before? Do we want a governor who has caused this state to lose more jobs than any other state in this country? This race is not about the past. It is not about the past. It is about the future of
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett after winning the Democrat primary for Governor Tuesday.
OUTRAGE OF THE WEEK
The TIME magazine cover.
And here's how PP celebrates Mother's Day.
MOST UNDER-REPORTED STORY OF THE WEEK
The people who signed the recalls are deadbeats.
MOST OVER-HYPED STORY OF THE WEEK
Obama supports gay marriage. He has "evolved" on the issue. Isn't he courageous!
STRANGEST, MOST UNUSUAL STORY OF THE WEEK
Recall road rage.
OUCH is right!
They've cancelled WHAT?
Why did the man stab his computer?
The latest victims of stress.
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