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Thompson Opts Out of Senate Race

Tuesday, June 20th, 2006

Having remained undecided on a possible Senate bid long enough to ensure that he was the only viable Republican in a potential race against incumbent Sen. Herb Kohl, Tommy Thompson announced Monday that he would not challenge the incumbent Senator.  This is yet another instance in which a politician’s ego has gotten in the way […]

Thompson Silent

Monday, May 22nd, 2006

The biggest political story of the weekend was not what happened, but what didnĀ“t happen.  Former Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson said last month that he would announce his plans for the future at the state convention this past weekend.  The weekend came and went and Thompson said nothing.
This is yet another case of a politicianĀ“s […]

Thompson to Announce Plans Next Month

Friday, April 14th, 2006

Via RedState: Former Wisconsin Governor will announce his intentions next month at the Republican State Convention.  A Senate run would swing the race from “Safe Democrat” to “Lean Republican”, but frankly the way that he is stringing this along, especially leaving current Republican Gubernatorial candidate Rep. Mark Green in limbo, is simply rediculous.  I’d love to […]