July 30, 2010

Ron Johnson Speaks Out of Both Sides of His Mouth to Seniors

MADISON – Today in Green Bay, U.S. Senate candidate Ron Johnson will have an opportunity to explain to Wisconsin seniors how his plans to repeal and cut Medicare benefits will provide them with “peace of mind and certainty that the programs they’ve been planning their retirement around will remain intact and be the safety net they’re meant to be.”

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July 30, 2010

Ron Johnson Silent as Oil Spill Threatens Lake Michigan

MADISON — On Monday an oil pipeline burst, threatening Lake Michigan with an EPA estimate of more than one million gallons of oil likely meant for BP’s refinery in Whiting, Indiana — a century-old facility known for its record of safety violations and pollution.

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July 29, 2010

Tom Barrett Led, Scott Walker Fled (7/29/10)

MADISON - The Democratic Party of Wisconsin Thursday announced its first television advertising purchases of the 2010 gubernatorial race with a spot that highlights Scott Walker's self-serving decision to abandon Milwaukee County to go campaigning in the midst of historic and deadly flooding.

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July 29, 2010

Will Ron Johnson Tell Wisconsin Seniors About His Plan to Repeal and Cut Medicare Benefits Tomorrow?

MADISON – Today, multimillionaire Ron Johnson is meeting with “professional politiciansin Washington D.C. who have made a career out of working to cut Medicare and privatize Social Security.

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July 29, 2010

How Is Sean Duffy Celebrating Medicare's 45th Birthday? (7/29/10)

MADISON - Sean Duffy has expressed support for the Republican plan to end Medicare as we know it, so we wondered how he was celebrating its 45th birthday today.

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July 28, 2010

Ron Johnson Heads to Washington Tomorrow for Fundraiser with ‘Career Politicians’

MADISON – Although he has yet to visit every county in Wisconsin, multimillionaire Ron Johnson will make his second secret fundraising trip to Washington DC tomorrow.  Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is scheduled to hold a fundraiser for him at the NRSC headquarters.

 

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July 28, 2010

Savings Do Not Exist As Waterlogged Gimmicks Fall Flat

MADISON - Scott Walker's waterlogged campaign is claiming budget savings that do not exist.

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July 27, 2010

Do Dan Mielke and Sean Duffy Stand With Corporations and Foreign Governments?

MADISON - As Washington Republicans today impede the passage of critical campaign finance reform, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin called on Republican 7th Congressional District candidates Dan Mielke and former reality tee-vee star Sean Duffy to state whether they stand with special interests and foreign governments or with Wisconsin voters.

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July 27, 2010

Ron Johnson Performs Ultra-Rare Double-Triple Flip-Flop on BP

MADISON — Multimillionaire Ron Johnson reversed himself again Monday, saying he now wasn’t certain whether he would sell his BP stock, after previously telling supporters and the media that he planned to sell the stock to help pay for his campaign.”  The initial flip-flop came after Johnson’s campaign initially said he would keep the stock.

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July 26, 2010

In Case You Missed It: WISN Reports Another Milwaukee County Structure Failure (7/26/10)

MADISON - Over the weekend, while Scott Walker was campaigning with campaign cronies, a teen apparently was injured by falling cement at General Mitchell International Airport.

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