Voter caging ain’t nothing like professional wrestling

So called “professional” wrestling is largely fake, for show, all pomp and testosterone.

Voter caging means trying to set up groups of people, usually young college students and people of color, so that they get disqualified from voting.

The group One Wisconsin Now has found that the Republican Party of Wisconsin has been working with billionaire Tea Party funders Americans for Prosperity and local Tea Party groups to set up and cause voter caging here in Wisconsin.

If your gubernatorial candidate–with his masterful ability to turn three pages of fluff into a sixty-eight page masterpiece job-creation plan by increasing the font size three dozens times–if your gubernatorial candidate is so hot, why do you need to do this? If the anti-incumbent, anti-Dem feeling is so strong, why repress them?

Daily Kos has more on this.

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Author: Jason Haas

Jason is an elected member of the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, occasionally moonlights as an amateur gardener, and is a proud father of two, or three, depending on how you do the math.