By David Armiak, October 10, 2019

The Wisconsin State Assembly will convene for the first time this fall 

By Don Wiener, October 7, 2019

By Don Wiener and Arn Pearson

What a difference a few months makes in politics.

By David Armiak, September 25, 2019

Many of the task force legislative members will be attending ALEC's Life Sciences Academy this week with undisclosed drug industry representatives.

By Scott Zimmerman, September 24, 2019

The makers of an opioid tied to 400,000 deaths had special access to the attorneys general that chose to take their "sweetheart deal" -- saving the owners of the company from admitting wrongdoing -- thanks to a pay-for-play group called the Republican Attorneys General Association.

By Don Wiener, September 23, 2019

On September 19, the Massachusetts legislature overrode Republican Governor Charlie Baker's veto of a bill that would help public employee unions maintain dues-paying members.


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There is a "sucker punch" aspect of this entire episode, that has been used in the past, that makes it doubly despicable. The now dead open records issue was so completely outrageous and unexpected that it served its intended purpose – to draw attention away from the many other very contentious and controversial aspects of this budget. And that was exactly what Walker and the majority Republicans wanted to happen.

--Jay Heck, Common Cause in Wisconsin

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