Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
The constant whining over the death of the half fast train between
February 6, 2010, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “Only 55 permanent jobs would be created to operate and maintain the trains, tracks and stations, starting in 2013, the application says.”
November 4, 2010, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “Construction employment on the line was projected to peak at 4,732 jobs in 2012.”
November 8, 2010, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “Canceling a planned high-speed rail line will cost
December 31, 2010, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “Only 12 workers are losing their jobs because a high-speed rail project was canceled, far less than the 80 layoffs predicted by outgoing Gov. Jim Doyle's administration, state and corporate representatives say.”
January 3, 2011, the MacIver Institute: “So much for the concept of a political honeymoon. A consortium of liberal activist groups held a protest outside the State Capitol this morning where speakers threatened to recall newly-elected Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker. The protesters included representatives of MICHA, Voces de la Frontera and the Milwaukee Area Labor Council, AFL-CIO. Chief among their concerns were