Page: 1 2 3 4   > >
June 30, 2010

Does Sean Duffy Want Grandma to Get Back To Work?

MADISON - The man Sean Duffy would pledge allegiance to as leader of the House Republicans said this week that seniors shouldn't be allowed to retire until they're 70,

read more »
June 29, 2010

Get to Work Scott Walker

MADISON - It took Scott Walker about a week MIA to respond, but we now know what his plans are for preserving Wisconsin manufacturing jobs: Attack newspaper ads.

read more »
June 28, 2010

Robert C. Byrd, A Champion of the Senate

MADISON - Following is the statement of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate following the death today of Sen. Robert C. Byrd (D-W.Va.)

read more »
June 25, 2010

Ron Johnson Campaign Accused of Voter Fraud at GOP Convention

MADISON — U.S. Senate candidate Ron Johnson is facing new allegations this morning that he bought the endorsement votes of delegates at the Republican Party convention in Milwaukee in May. The charges come after Johnson failed to meet the legally-required deadline to file his personal financial disclosure with the U.S. Senate Ethics Committee.

read more »
June 24, 2010

Scott Walker & Cronies 1 Female Patients, Real Accountability 0

MADISON - Having deflected any responsibility for the crises his reckless mismanagement has caused at his mental health complex, Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker Thursday scored a shabby victory by winning a censure against one of his critics.

read more »
June 24, 2010

Wisconsin Taxpayers Picked Up Scott Walker’s $18,000 Share of his Pension

MADISON - A week to the day after Scott Walker claimed he would pay into his own pension fund if elected governor, new analysis released today by the Democratic Party of Wisconsin shows that Walkercollected some $18,000 in these very benefits while serving in the state Legislature.

read more »
June 24, 2010

Two Weeks After Failing to Release Personal Financial Information, Ron Johnson Brags About Having Resources to Buy Senate Seat

MADISON — Multimillionaire U.S. Senate Candidate Ron Johnson, has already spent nearly $1 million of his own money on his campaign, including over $770,000 on television advertising. But neither the people of Wisconsin nor the media know where the money is coming from.

read more »
June 23, 2010

Scott Walker: Stop Neglecting Critical Mental Health Needs (6/23/10)

MADISON – He's dodged and deflected, but now even Scott Walker's own budget numbers show the neglect he's given Milwaukee County's mental health programs, already facing staffing crises and calls for reform after custodial deaths and rapes.

read more »
June 23, 2010

Mr. Johnson Goes to Washington

MADISON —U.S. Senate candidate Ron Johnson has already taken direction from his GOP bosses in Washington, avoided the state and national media, and refused to answer questions from reporters. He has cancelled on Tea Party citizen groups seeking more information on the self-proclaimed Tea Party candidate’s positions on the issues. Now, instead of listening to the people of Wisconsin he is in Washington DC today hoping to raise money from, and listening to DC lobbyists for Big Oil, Big Pharma, health insurance companies and a host of other special interests who want nothing more than for Johnson be their voice in the U.S. Senate.

read more »
June 22, 2010

SSDC: Vukmir Playing Politics with Peoples

Madison — Harley-Davidson President and CEO, Keith Wandell, confirmed this weekend on “UpFront” with Mike Gousha that the company’s recent decision to consider workforce changes at its manufacturing plants was not due to the State’s recent repeal of the Las Vegas Loophole.

read more »