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279 POSTS 0 COMMENTSSteve Jagler, former BizTimes Milwaukee editor.
Every time the outlook has appeared gloomy for the prospects of an agreement for the public financing of a new arena in downtown Milwaukee, the various powers that be at the table have reassured me, “Relax. It will get done. It will get done, because it has to get done.”
Economist Bruce Bartlett, a former adviser to both Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, recently stirred up a political hornet's nest with his theory that Fox News has damaged the Republican Party by creating a bubble for conservatives to brainwash themselves.
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With so much at stake politically and financially, the deal that is being negotiated behind closed doors this week to generate $250 million for a new arena in downtown Milwaukee may be one of the most convoluted and complex public financing agreements in professional sports history.