Category Archives: Voting

Walker gets ALEC-bought Republicans for voter suppression laws in time for re-election

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Voter disenfranchisement has been one of many targets from the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). In 2009, ALEC members gathered to draft voter ID and voter suppression bills and those documents were dispersed to ALEC-owned legislators nationally, including Alabama, Minnesota, Montana, North Carolina and Wisconsin. Update: In theRead the full story »

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GAB study finds Walker’s same-day voter suppression would not work and cost over $5 million

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Scott Walker is famous for throwing millions of federal dollars allocated to Wisconsin out the window to appeal to his myopic Tea Party base, the Koch Brothers and clueless fans of his divisive charlatanism. Then he begs for the money later. He’s a genius at looking for a solution inRead the full story »

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Romney campaign and Wisconsin Republican Party linked to voter harassment and intimidation training

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When you consider how that in 2011, Republicans have promoted the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) voter photo ID legislation in at least 35 states. The Brennan Center For Justice has an exhaustive analysis summarizing that “Fourteen states have passed restrictive voting laws and executive actions that haveRead the full story »

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Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen gets denied on inflicting Walker’s unconstitutional Voter ID law on Wisconsin voters

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Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen was trying to find any excuse possible to do the bidding for his partisan Koch Brothers-funded pal, Scott Walker, to disenfranchise Wisconsin voters in time for the November 6 election and beyond. Despite the absolute fact that Van Hollen was trying to propagate theRead the full story »

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Wisconsin Republican legislators quietly deleting their ALEC emails to hide their Koch Brothers agenda

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There are dozens of corporations that dumping their support or affiliation with the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).  It turns out that Wisconsin Republican legislators are also deleting their emails from ALEC that have been giving them marching orders on what to do as obedient Walker puppets. WisconsinRead the full story »

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Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen takes aim at democracy and voter disenfranchisement one more time

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Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is at it again in his attempt to attack the very basic American democratic idea of allowing the people of Wisconsin to vote without disenfranchisement. In his petty statement, he quibbled “People in this state are very frustrated that a common sense law enacted byRead the full story »

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Walker’s fanatical view of women as second class citizens aligns perfectly with Romney, Ryan and Republican Party

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It should come as no surprise that Scott Walker would agree with Missouri Republican Senate Candidate Todd Akin, running against Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill, that women, once raped, are somehow able to not get pregnant due to some special (completely unscientifically provable) impulse that stops the pregnancy. After all, theRead the full story »

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New records show secretive Walker Loyalist Republicans were warned about careless redistricting legislation

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Shutting Democrats out of the process and drawing the redistricting maps in secret, the Walker Republicans passed the gerrymandered legislation after spending hundreds of thousands of dollars with legal help from Madison-based Troupis Law Office and Milwaukee-based Michael Best and Frederich and Scott Walker signed the maps into law namedRead the full story »

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Efforts to hand count June 5 Recall election ballots underway due to evidence of faulty electronic voting systems

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There are enough dots to connect where suspicions about the June 5 Wisconsin Recall election results need to be scrutinized by actually counting the ballots by hand. With exit polling showed Walker and Barrett tied at 50 percent each that day, the sudden switch to a Walker victory was seen asRead the full story »

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Remember how freedom is under attack from within on Independence Day

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With Independence Day here, it is time to celebrate 236 years of freedoms we have fought for through generations with wars and laws that eventually were a realization of all people being free as promised in the documents authored from our Founding Mothers and Fathers.  That’s still not finished asRead the full story »

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Recalled GOP State Senator Van Wanggaard wants recount based on discredited Tea Party tinfoil clown’s plot

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Discredited Tinfoil hat conspiracy buffoon and Koch Brothers-funded Americans for Prosperity’s Racine Tea Party apparatchik Lou D’Abbraccio is at it again. Being on the Republican Party of Racine County’s Executive Board, he has performed the Paranoia Pimp Act several times (like a magician that he is supposed to be) sayingRead the full story »

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Bill Clinton visits Milwaukee to campaign for Tom Barrett – June 1, 2012 (video)

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While Walker is campaigning with Governor Nikki Haley, who is firmly for right-to-work laws that skewer the middle class and working families with policies that make states like South Carolina have dreadful working conditions and failing educational systems, former President Bill Clinton cames to Milwaukee to campaign for Mayor TomRead the full story »

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May 30-Tom Barrett Rally with Russ Feingold and Chris Taylor at Majestic Theater, Madison (video)

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There was a very well-attended and unifying Tom Barrett For Governor Rally with Russ Feingold and Chris Taylor at the Majestic Theater, Madison on May 30, 2012. Chris Taylor spoke first with a great speech illustrating Walker’s War on Women followed by Russ Feingold, who illustrated exactly why Walker needsRead the full story »

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May 25-Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett challenges Governor Scott Walker in first Recall Election debate (audio)

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The first of two face-to-face debates between Scott Walker and Tom Barrett happened on Friday, May 25 at 8pm in Milwaukee and was sponsored by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. There were broadcasts throughout Wisconsin and streaming on various TV, internet and radio stations. You can listen to the audio fromRead the full story »

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Wisconsin loses thousands of jobs while Walker remains delusional about his failures in own fake report

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Scott Walker is doing all he can to change the subject that Wisconsin lost an estimated 6,200 private-sector jobs in April, which is the second consecutive month of private-sector job losses in the state. The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development released the report and it’s certainly almost as bad forRead the full story »

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