Open carry is never "all we need", since it is treated as a privilege, not a right. If you have to ask permission to bear arms, you don't really have that right.
Open carry in WI may indeed be a bridge to CC. If Gov. Doyle is foolish enough to try to shut down OC while CC is still illegal, there will be no legal way for you to carry (bear arms) at all, which would make your gun laws unconstitutional, since your state constitution makes it very clear that the citizens have the right to bear arms. It will be important for Wisconsinites to avoid being scammed by anti-gun politicians, who might try to craft a very restrictive CC law, with provisions that with CC there would be "no need" for OC anymore. As I said in my first paragraph, this would be giving up your rights. OC is the baseline; CC can be a gratifying add-on to your freedom to defend yoursleves from criminals. This is the time to hold firm to the freedoms you have and push hard to get what you rightly deserve.
CC isn't necessarily the better option. It depends on your own comfort level and the tactics that are best in a given situation. Read some of the material in this website about "why open carry" to get a better perspective on this.
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