Voting rights around the country have been under serious assault in recent years. The attack has been particularly relentless in Wisconsin.
News Articles By Mary Bottari
The Wisconsin Supreme Court will rule on the John Doe tomorrow and the investigation of Scott Walker and outside dark money groups will simply disappear.
Walker took to the stage at the Waukesha Expo center to officially launch his White House campaign.
Scott Walker will announce for president today. Walker has stood for 25 primary and general elections in 25 years, yet has not increased his popularity in this divided state.
Bernie Sanders packs them in at the largest political rally in the 2016 run for the White House so far.
It is a sad spectacle to see WI Governor Scott Walker taking money from the president of the "Council of Conservative Citizens,” a white supremacist group that grew out of the White Citizens Councils and is credited with radicalizing the man who massacred nine parishioners in the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC.
When the choice came down to stopping more job-killing trade agreements or putting a bit of change aside for displaced workers, Democrats took a stand.
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker won his election in 2010 on a promise to create 250,000 new jobs. Walker created his flagship Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation in 2011 and named himself Chairman. Now, as allegations of cronyism and corruption engulf WEDC, Walker has been removed as Chairman.
U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders’ entrance into the race for the White House will bring a refreshing clarity to candidates’ positions on the critical economic issues of our day.
Two court cases this week--one being heard in open court, another being considered in silence behind closed doors--will decide the future of Wisconsin campaign finance law, the independence of the Wisconsin judiciary and will impact the future of presidential candidate Scott Walker.
The stakes could not be higher, but the converging cases have garnered little national attention.