June 01, 2010

Mark Neumann

MADISON- Mark Neumann has once again exemplified GOP hypocrisy, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported this morning that his nonprofitreceived nearly $175,000from the Recovery Act, which he has frequently railed against.

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June 01, 2010

Chairman Mike Tate Statement on LGBT Pride Month (6/1/10)

MADISON –In recognition of LGBT Pride Month this June, Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate released the following statement:

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June 01, 2010

Breaking News: Ron Johnson Takes a Position on an Issue, says Feingold was Right to Oppose Wall Street Bailout (6/1/10)

MADISON —In his first extended interview since being endorsed by the Republican Party of Wisconsin, multimillionaire Tea Party activist Ron Johnson endorsed Russ Feingold’s opposition to the Wall Street bailouts, telling WISN’s Mike Gousha, “He [Russ Feingold] was right on that issue.”

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June 01, 2010

FACT CHECK: Double Talker Scott Walker Touts Parks in Ads, Neglects Them in Reality (6/1/10)

MADISON– Scott Walker’s latest campaign commercial praises the condition of the Milwaukee County Parks System as a reason voters should support him for governor, yet an expose by WTMJ-TV yesterday reveals how park mismanagement resulted in overflowing trash and disgusting conditions this Memorial Day weekend.

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May 28, 2010

WisDems Chairman Mike Tate Statement in Commemoration of Memorial Day (5/28/10)

MADISON-Following is the statement of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate on this year's commemoration of Memorial Day:

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May 27, 2010

Ron Johnson Doesn't Shoot Straight on Campaign Sign Gaffe (5/27/10)

MADISON —Multimillionaire Tea Partier Ron Johnson's views on 'freedom' took another turn Wednesday as Johnson and his campaign issued their third explanation in two days for why Johnson and his staff were caught on video ripping down the signs of Johnson's opponents.

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May 26, 2010

Sean Duffy’s Job Plan: Reward Businesses for Shipping Wisconsin Jobs Aboard (5/24/10)

MADISON — As news of Polaris’ plant closure hits Northern and Central Wisconsin, Republican Sean Duffy has some explaining to do over his plan to reward companies that ship jobs out of Wisconsin. Duffy is not only a staunch supporter of the trade policies that have sent Wisconsin jobs overseas, he has publicly pledged to protect tax breaks for companies that ship jobs abroad.

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May 26, 2010

New Video Reveals Ron Johnson Campaign Misleading Media (5/26/10)

MADISON — Multimillionaire Tea Partier Ron Johnson’s views on ‘freedom’ apparently don’t extend to his Republican opponents. At last weekend’s Republican convention in Milwaukee, Johnson was caught on video ripping down signs for his opponent – and fellow multimillionaire – real estate developer Terrence Wall. In the video released yesterday, a Johnson aide also tears down and trashes a sign for Johnson’s other primary opponent Dave Westlake.

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May 25, 2010

Ron Johnson’s "Fight for Freedom" Tears Down This Wall…Sign (5/25/2010)

MADISON — Multimillionaire Tea Partier Ron Johnson’s views on ‘freedom’ apparently don’t extend to his Republican opponents. At last weekend’s Republican convention in Milwaukee, Johnson was caught on video ripping down signs for his opponent – and fellow multimillionaire – real estate developer Terrence Wall.

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May 24, 2010

Wisconsin GOP Hijacked By Extreme Elements (5/18/10

MADISON — In the latest sign that the Republican Party of Wisconsin has turned over the keys to the most extreme elements of their party, multimillionaire, Tea Partier Ron Johnson received the backing of the Republican Party elite at yesterday's convention despite his refusal to condemn fellow tea partier and Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul's fringe views on the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Paul said last week that discrimination should be a "local" issue and that private businesses should have the “freedom” to refuse to serve people based on the color of their skin.

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