Person of the Week: Wisconsin governor Scott Walker

[Photo from Chicago Tribune]

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signs measure limiting collective bargaining for public workers

Wisconsin governor Scott Walker, person of the week — for showing enlightened fortitude in the face of the barbarian thuggery at the gate and within the gate of the stately Wisconsin statehouse…  In the long run, his savvimess and willingness to take tough steps for the betterment of his state’s current generations, as well as the future ones, will benefit all the citizens of Wisconsin — including the public employees who like sheep allowed themselves to be led by self-serving union bosses  into ethically and economically untenable positions…