RPDC Night @ The Duck Pond

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Non-members invited to join us!  Pints & Politics is almost always the first Tuesday of the month - except elections & holidays - and admission is free. 

Fun, informal, meet the right-minded people, enjoy delicious food, refreshments, as well as wonderful speakers in a relaxed setting.

  • “Pints & Politics” meetings at Dane County restaurants does not imply endorsement or non-endorsement by restaurant owners, management, or the Republican Party of Dane County (RPDC).  We do appreciate them opening their doors for us.
  • Tuesday, November 05, 2019 at 07:00 PM · 2 rsvps
    Fitchburg Community Center in Fitchburg, WI

    Debate on the Importance of the Electoral College

    Join us for this informative debate on the pros and cons of the electoral college.  Program features Judge James Troupis who will be our moderator. Debaters: Rick Esenberg of the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL), and Professor Howard Schweber, UW-Madison,  Dept of Political Science.



    Howard Schweber                        Rick Esenberg

    Professor Howard Schweber

    Professor, Dept. of Political Science, UW-Madison, American Politics

    Ph.D., Cornell University, Government, 1999; M.A.

    University of Chicago, History, 1994

    J.D., University of Washington Law School, 1989

    B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Individualized Major, 1984


    Rick Esenberg

    Founder & President of Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty.

    J.D., Harvard Law School, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review, and a

    B.A.,  political science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

    Litigation partner at Foley & Lardner and General Counsel of an international manufacturing firm headquartered in Wisconsin.


    Do we need the electoral college?  Look at this map.