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Boehner's troubles with House conservatives may only get worse

last monthNews : The Newsroom

By David Lawder FOND DU LAC Wis. (Reuters) - Glenn Grothman is a fiery conservative who wants to slash welfare programs and crack down on illegal immigrants who he says will "destroy" America. And if U.S. House Speaker John Boehner wants to keep his job next year, he had better be sure Grothman and his fellow House of Representatives newcomers are happy....

Wisconsin Nominates Wingnut To Congress

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

In choosing State Sen Glenn Grothman on Tuesday, Wisconsin Republicans selected a congressional nominee who is anti-Martin Luther King Jr. Day and supported Uganda's anti-gay laws.

Most everyone seems to agree on term limits but career politicians

By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — For voters who fancy congressional term limits, state Sen. Glenn Grothman might just be their man. Grothman, one of three Republicans running for Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional District seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Tom Petri, R-Fond du Lac, on Monday sent out a press release pledging...

WATCH: God Frowns on U.S. for Condemning Ugandan Antigay Law, Says Pol

'What must God think of our country?' asks Glenn Grothman, an ultraconservative Wisconsin state legislator now seeking a congressional seat. Featured Image: read more

WI GOP Senator: John Kerry 'Upset God' by Supporting Uganda LGBT

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

State Senator Glenn Grothman of Wisconsin said the United States' standing had fallen in Africa and US Secretary of State John Kerry "upset God" by supporting Uganda's LGBT community against a recently passed anti-gay law. Read more...

Wisconsin’s Grothman wants to rid state of ‘huge diversity bureaucracy’

By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — Affirmative action in America appears to be dying by degrees. State Sen. Glenn Grothman would like to hasten the death of race-based preferences in Wisconsin. The West Bend Republican is dusting off his old proposal to ban affirmative action policies and, at the same time, staking...

John Doe, as it is being used, must go, WI senator says

Part 44 of 44 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — State Sen. Glenn Grothman is no fan of Wisconsin’s longstanding John Doe law, at least as it has been applied by prosecutors secretly investigating conservative groups. The West Bend Republican tells Wisconsin Reporter he will work...

Goodbye To The Tea Party? Not So Fast

To those who say that the Republican establishment is successfully quashing the Tea Party insurgency within its ranks in 2014, I have three words: Meet Glenn Grothman. Glenn Grothman is a member of the Republican leadership in the Wisconsin state senate, and has served as a state legislator for over 20 years. Show More Summary

Republican Congressional Candidate Wants To Eliminate Weekends

Wisconsin State Senator Glenn Grothman just announced he’ll challenge Republican Tom Petri for his  seat in Congress. In January, Grothman introduced legislation to eliminate a state requirement that workers get at least one day off per week. “Right now in Wisconsin, you’re not supposed to work seven days in a row, which is a little […]

Petri-Grothman race a battle for 6th Congressional District’s conservative soul

By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. – State Sen. Glenn Grothman wants to take his fight against “government dependency” to Washington. The West Bend Republican on Thursday announced he will challenge long-time U.S. Rep. Tom Petri for the 6th Congressional District seat Petri has held for 35 years. FRUSTRATED CONSERVATIVE: State Sen. Glenn...

This GOP House Candidate Proposed Eliminating the Weekend

Wisconites tired of relaxing on weekends and staying home on federal holidays are in luck: On Thursday, GOP state Sen. Glenn Grothman announced his challenge to 13-term moderate Rep. Tom Petri (R-Wis.). In a conservative district that...Show More Summary

Wisconsin Lawmaker Wants To Take Away Workers’ Weekends

Wisconsin state Sen. Glenn Grothman (R) wants to make it legal for workers to work seven days without a break. The post Wisconsin Lawmaker Wants To Take Away Workers’ Weekends appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Weekend Work: Wisconsin State Sen. Calls Weekly Day Off ‘Goofy’

The weekend was made for — working? That’s what Republican Wisconsin State Senator Glenn Grothman believes. Telling The Huffington Post that he considers a state law guaranteeing workers one day off per week to be “goofy,” Grothman is pushing legislation to bring back the 7-day work week. Show More Summary

Wisconsin Voter ID Proponent: If You Can't Vote, You Must Not Care

10 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Voter ID legislation is notorious for making it difficult for minorities, the poor, and basically anyone who might not vote Republican to vote at all. But don't tell that to Wisconsin State Senator Glenn Grothman! As far as he's concerned, if you didn't vote, you just didn't want it enough. Read more...

WI senator has high praise for do-nothing Democrats

By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON – Thanks for nothing. No, really, thanks for nothing. Sen. Glenn Grothman, a staunch fiscal conservative, has nothing but praise for his peers in the Democratic Party who, he says, have done nothing to repeal Wisconsin’s controversial Act 10. The law, signed by Gov. Scott Walker in 2011,...

Raw Milk Ban Might Be Overturned In Wisconsin

Wisconsin State Senator Glenn Grothman is attempting to legalize raw milk sales. Former Governor Jim Doyle banned raw milk sales in 2010. Even though it has been illegal to sell unpasteurized milk in the state for three years, debate on the topic has remained heated. Amish dairy farmer Vernon Hershberger has been fighting against the [...]Show More Summary

Wisconsin Pro-Life Bill Would Stop Wrongful Birth-Abortion Lawsuits

They’ve scored some major victories already, but pro-life Wisconsin Republicans aren’t finished yet. The Associated Press reports that state senators Glenn Grothman and André Jacque have introduced legislation that would recognize unborn...Show More Summary

SMH: GOP Senator Calls Planned Parenthood “The Most Racist Organization” In The Nation That “Hates Everything But White Babies”

Do you agree? Glenn Grothman Makes Racially Charged Claim Against Planned Parenthood A controversial Republican legislator, infamous for his extreme anti-abortion views, is again making headlines after an interview on a conservative Christian talk show. Via HuffPo reports: Glenn

3 comediennes taunt Wisconsin state senator Glenn Grothman: "Good luck getting laid."

Apparently, he didn't support some laws they wanted, so this is what passes for comedy and liberalism these days:

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