Morning Links for January 11, 2016

A Packers playoff victory, a Powerball jackpot record, a curious case of voter fraud, a state Rep. commenting on crime in Milwaukee and more.

Good morning, and welcome to Victory Monday.

  • WisPolitics reports GOP supporter Robert Monroe of Shorewood, who is represented by attorney, Franklyn Gimbel, is claiming “temporary amnesia” is the reason he committed multiple voter fraud felonies.



Dan Shafer was the digital editor at Milwaukee Magazine. Dan joined the magazine as assistant editor in 2014 and wrote the November 2014 cover story, "Downtown Horizons." He's worked as a reporter at BizTimes Milwaukee and an editor at ThirdCoast Digest. Contact him at He's on Twitter @danshaferMKE.