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 few weeks ago on the Milwaukee Public Television roundtable discussion program, InterCHANGE that I appear on as a regular panelist, we discussed the MATC Board’s foolish call for a boycott of
I pointed out that
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Patrick McIleran has a must-read column that demonstrates
"Thursday morning, the Milwaukee County Board will decide whether to wallop Arizona - and, collaterally, the employees at Phil Walthers' northwest side business, who probably didn't see it coming.
Walthers' company, bearing his family's name, is a big maker and distributor of model railroad stuff. It sells electric trains, tracks, little trees and cars and houses to hobby shops nationwide - including one in
Kocher wrote to County Board members to say that if they vote to boycott his state over its immigration reforms, he's going to boycott Milwaukee County, starting with Walthers. 'Over the past 4 years, I have made purchases in excess of $425,000 from Walthers,' wrote the owner of An Affair With Trains. 'Should you decide to ignore the facts and endorse an
He means it, said Kocher on Wednesday, 'and let me tell you, my customers are behind me.' He's got nothing against Walthers, but Arizonans are tired of similarly being the civilian casualties as cities, counties, schools, unions and other moral poseurs declare economic war on their state."
I can’t blame