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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July 26, 2010

Milwaukee Floods, Scott Walker Campaigns (7/26/10)

MADISON - Scott Walker showed Wisconsin this weekend how he values his career more than his constituents, hitting the campaign trail to slake his political ambitions while Milwaukee County residents still were reeling after deadly floods on Thursday.

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July 26, 2010

Will He or Won’t He? Ron Johnson’s Back-and-Forth on Selling His BP Stock

MADISON — First he wouldn’t sell, then he would sell. But has multimillionaire Senate Candidate Ron Johnson actually divested himself of the BP stock that he hid from voters for more than a month while he defended Big Oil on the campaign trail? Or will he continue his defense of Big Oil on the campaign trail while he waits for the stock to rebound?

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July 23, 2010

Washington-Based Group May Have Violated Law With Poll (7/23/10)

MADISON - A Washington-based and corporate-funded special interest group was trying to promote a "poll" in Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District that may have been conducted in violation of state law.

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July 23, 2010

GOP Foe of Social Security, Medicare, Says Sean Duffy Puts Politics Over Principles (7/23/10)

MADISON-Sean Duffy is putting politics over principles as he runs from his initial support of rationing Medicare and turning Social Security over to Wall Street.

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July 23, 2010

WisDems ADVISORY: Will Ron Johnson Put His Extreme Positions on Parade in Pulaski on Sunday?

MADISON - According to published reports, multimillionaire Senate candidate Ron Johnson will appear in Pulaski this Sunday, July 25, from 9AM to 2 PMto appear in the Polka Days Parade at 911 Saint Augustine Street.  Johnson will no doubt be talking down the economy, playing politics with our economic recovery and try to dance away from  his elite view that Pulaski “would be far better off” without the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

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July 22, 2010

GOP Works Hard to Spin Underfunded Campaigns

MADISON – After licking its wounds from another round of unimpressive fundraising numbers, the state GOP today put its best spin on their fundraising numbers, claiming an advantage over the Senate Democrats.  Unfortunately for the GOP, in order to claim victory they needed to:

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July 22, 2010

Is Mike Huebsch kidding?

MADISON - Former Assembly Speaker Mike Huebsch, author of the illegal raid of a state fund that's going to cost Wisconsin taxpayers $200 million, today was blaming everyone but himself for his reckless proposal.

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