What do you think about Governor Walker’s first few months in office?

May 29, 2011

Interview and photos by Michael Timm

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“[Laughs] Lousy. Not good. I don’t agree with the—I don’t think he should have been elected in the first place. As far as, because I’m a smoker, well I heard rumors about something that they were going to look into it for the bars again, but I don’t know if that’s true or not, I just heard it from other people. As far as the restaurant, I can see; a bar, I don’t…”

—Kevin Smith, First & Mitchell

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“I don’t know where to start. I don’t know… I wanted a train. That’s about all I gotta say. Not really happy with the other stuff, too. I went down to Madison when they, you know, tried to pass the bill. Now it’s passed, but it ain’t going through. I don’t even know. I want the guy gone, basically.”

—Nathan LaForce, Shorewood

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“Rocky. Rocky. Yeah, it seems like he’s got his ideas. And it just would be helpful if he would collaborate with other people more. Because that’s sort of Wisconsin’s reputation, is to be constructive yet we’re progressive at the same time.”

—Rosemary Stetzer, Dakota Street

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“He sucks.”

—Patrick Dubrey, Howard Avenue

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“Um…I’m definitely not for it. [laughs]”

—Darin Dubinsky, E. Becher Street, with Jazzton Dubinsky

“I guess, okay.”

—Jazzton Dubinsky


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