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Jud Lounsbury

Jud Lounsbury

Jud Lounsbury is a political writer based in Wisconsin. He's a columnist for The Progressive magazine and his work has appeared in a variety of other publications, including Newsweek, the Washington Post and the L.A. Times. He's previously served as a press secretary for several organizations and politicians, including U.S. Senators Tom Harkin and Russ Feingold and Vice President Al Gore. Jud lives with his wife and children on a small farm south of Madison where he raises beef cattle and grows alfalfa hay.

Former Wisconsin governor Scott Walker at the podium speaking to the Iowa Republican Party

Walker to headline prayer breakfast of preacher who called for hanging Obama

By: - September 22, 2019

Last Thursday, David Pautsch, the executive director and founder of Thy Kingdom Come Ministries in Davenport, Iowa, appeared on the local ABC affiliate WQAD to make a big announcement:  Former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker had agreed to headline Pautsch’s annual prayer breakfast on Sept. 28. For $12 per person or $48 per table, people can […]