This weekend is the Madison book festival and BookTV is there covering all the action. One regionally specific publication is titled, “The Fall of Wisconsin.” It isn’t about the autumn colors (which were magnificent this year) or hunting season.
It’s a lament for what the left has lost during the Walker Era.
Author Dan Kaufman recounts Act 10 (that stopped the teacher’s union from taking dues automatically), becoming a right to work state and much needed reforms in the university system. Just the blurbs alone are entertaining reading. Watch
My Amazon Review: A Thoroughly Enjoyable Read.
What I liked most about this book is the tone of defeat and the admission that Progressivism was tried for about 100 years, it failed, and now the citizens of this most practical state have moved on to what works.