Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Bad ass of the day: Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke calls out Eric Holder.

NATIONAL PRESS CLUB, WASHINGTON D.C.-- Sheriff Clarke talks about Ferguson Missouri and how politicians and irresponsible groups came like vultures on a roadside carcass to exploit the situation. Eric Holder made a bad situation worse with self-serving rhetoric. 9-17-14

Clarke is a lifelong resident of the City of Milwaukee and in March 2002 was appointed Sheriff by Governor Scott McCallum, and eight months later was elected to his first four-year term, earning 64%of the vote. Sheriff Clarke is now in his third term, having been re-elected in November 2006 and 2010, increasing his victory margins to 73% and 74%.

Clarke graduated summa cum laude from Concordia University Wisconsin with a degree in Criminal Justice Management, and in May 2003, Concordia honored him with their Alumnus of the Year Award. Sheriff Clarke also is a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. This prestigious school trains law enforcement executives from all over the world, and provides management and leadership instruction. In July 2004, he completed the intensive three-week Program for Senior Executives in State and Local Government, at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.  

Sheriff Clarke was honored in May 2013, with the Sheriff of the Year Award from the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association for, “demonstrating true leadership and courage. . . staying true to his oath, true to his badge, and true to the people he has promised to serve and protect.”

1 comment:

  1. You have to admire Sheriff Clarke for his straight forward, no nonsense, common sense analysis as he calls out the race baiting misery merchants leading the parade of anarchy in Ferguson, and now around the country, for their own personal aggrandizement.

    Who, in their right mind, would use the death of a street thug to elevate that person as some kind of icon upon which to create a social movement? That's like calling Al Capone a community organizer for urban renewal and social justice.

    We are living in an age of Alice in Wonderland, where up is down and wrong is right. Michael Savage and Ann Coulter are right. Liberalism is a mental disorder.