Press Releases

How democracies die
October 19, 2018

Republican groups have 8:1 spending edge in gov race
October 19, 2018

Latest campaign reports show GOP legislative candidates flush with cash
October 18, 2018

Wilbur Ross lied, and Bannon and Kobach were masterminds of census question
October 17, 2018

Georgia and the fight to vote
October 15, 2018

New group plans to target Republican state senate seats
October 14, 2018

Outside electioneering activities top $13 Million, led by GOP groups
October 10, 2018

Sand mine owner and GOP donor gets no fine from DNR for spill
October 4, 2018

Outside spending in Wisconsin Senate races
October 1, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Democratic Governors Association
October 1, 2018

Realtors spending big to help GOP Sen. Roth
September 28, 2018

Walker's fundraising gets $1M boost from lt. gov's campaign
September 26, 2018

Evers raised $1.9M in August
September 26, 2018

Celebrate National Voter Registration Day
September 25, 2018

GOP express advocacy groups outspending Dems almost 5 to 1 in Wisconsin
September 25, 2018

Business group hails Wisconsin’s conservative justices
September 24, 2018

Dark money groups must disclose wealthy backers, U.S. Supreme Court says
September 19, 2018

WEDC hands $250K in state welfare to company run by generous Walker donor
September 14, 2018

Brad Schimel’s gaggy gag order
September 14, 2018

WMC pushing Kimberly-Clark welfare package
September 12, 2018

Foxconn investment fund partners are big Walker contributors
September 6, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation
September 4, 2018

Partisan groups boast $4+ million in election spending in AG race
August 31, 2018

How the Wisconsin GOP rewrote the campaign law for its own benefit
August 30, 2018

Outside group spending nears $900K in gov’s race
August 28, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh is the wrong man at the wrong time
August 28, 2018

3M’s money trail
August 24, 2018

FOIC should rescind ‘Openness’ award to governor
August 22, 2018

Six wealthy donors give state GOP $255K
August 15, 2018

Outside electioneering groups spent most on Mahlon Mitchell
August 13, 2018

WMC recognizes high-capacity-well backer with “environmental” award
August 9, 2018

Half of the largest contributors to AG candidates were outside Wisconsin
August 8, 2018

WEDC gives $60M to company run by Walker donors
August 7, 2018

Trump and the road to fascism
August 6, 2018

Letter on 2020 census citizenship question
August 3, 2018

Major state parties raising money hand over fist
August 3, 2018

Republicans outraising Dems with record-breaking hauls by legislative leaders
August 2, 2018

Who’s behind the assault on public education in Wisconsin?
August 1, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - For Our Future
August 1, 2018

Wisconsin contributors gave record $3.6M in first half of 2018 to unregulated groups
July 30, 2018

Latest Foxconn bid winners contributed $68K to Walker campaigns
July 25, 2018

Betsy DeVos visits Wisconsin schools after siphoning $$$ from them
July 24, 2018

WMC gives $1M+ to outside electioneering group to back Walker
July 24, 2018

2018 Wisconsin Supreme Court race topped $5.5M
July 20, 2018

AG candidates raise nearly $1.3M in first half of 2018
July 19, 2018

Russian woman highlights Walker’s NRA ties
July 17, 2018

Walker raises twice as much as all of the Democratic candidates
July 17, 2018

Walker received "pay-to-play" contribution from exec of investment company
July 16, 2018

Convicted fraudster and WEDC borrower was generous Republican donor
July 12, 2018

Read this book!
July 9, 2018

Conservative justices accepted $37K from groups in malpractice case
July 3, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - National Democratic Redistricting Committee
July 2, 2018

Justice Kennedy’s legacy: Democracy contaminated!
June 27, 2018

Trump fundraiser hosted by Walker big donor
June 27, 2018

Foxconn bid winners are generous contributors to Walker
June 27, 2018

Here's who receives Harley-Davidson, Sartori campaign contributions in Wisconsin
June 26, 2018

State watchdog says campaign contributions can be used for child care
June 22, 2018

10 questions for Wisconsin state candidates
June 22, 2018

Road project companies contributed $220K+ to Walker’s campaign
June 20, 2018

Supreme Court decision on maps moves the action to the Wisconsin Legislature
June 18, 2018

Outside groups spent $4M+ so far on legislative, statewide elections
June 18, 2018

Corporate welfare recipients contributed $800K+ to Walker
June 13, 2018

Redistricting leaves 2.5 million residents with no choice in legislative elections
June 12, 2018

Special election candidates get most contributions from outside their districts
June 11, 2018

Group, candidate spending tops $1.2M in two legislative special elections
June 8, 2018

Shame on the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association!
June 5, 2018

High court approves new factory farm sought by large GOP contributors
June 5, 2018

Outside spending mounts in senate special election
June 1, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - American Federation for Children
June 1, 2018

Dem groups boost spending in special elections
May 30, 2018

WMC brags about legislative victories “Too numerous to mention”
May 29, 2018

Wisconsin pols took contributions from accused drug makers
May 24, 2018

State investigating incident at sand mine owned by large Walker donor
May 23, 2018

Walker, Foxconn, and Hammes: Crony capitalism at its worst!
May 18, 2018

Major Walker donor named chief planner for Foxconn project
May 15, 2018

State GOP backing newcomer in state senate special election
May 10, 2018

Judge nixes DNR permit for proposed sand mine
May 7, 2018

Nancy MacLean's dire warning
May 4, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Greater Wisconsin Committee
May 1, 2018

New GOP law may increase water pollution, flooding in some communities
April 26, 2018

Don't allow bitcoin donations
April 25, 2018

The assault on local democracy in Wisconsin
April 25, 2018

WMC-backed bill changes state solid waste law
April 23, 2018

Meet the top 100 donors in Wisconsin's partisan politics
April 20, 2018

New state law prohibits communities from regulating drones
April 20, 2018

Walker signs landlord-backed bill easing rental inspections
April 17, 2018

Walker signs WMC, Koch-backed bill to limit work rules by local governments
April 17, 2018

Robin Vos’s title loan trip troubles
April 13, 2018

Democratic group books $500K+ in TV time for fall elections
April 13, 2018

Wisconsin Supreme Court race cost $2.8M
April 11, 2018

Koch brothers group applauds Walker on welfare bills
April 10, 2018

Republican Governors Association books $5M in TV ads to support Walker
April 9, 2018

Walker signs Sheldon Adelson’s anti-Israel boycott bill
April 5, 2018

9 more victories to celebrate!
April 4, 2018

Walker signs lawsuit bill sought by big business backers
April 4, 2018

$200K to GOP leads to anti-abortion law
April 4, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Republican Governors Association
April 2, 2018

WMC, Greater Wisconsin top outside spenders in high court race
March 30, 2018

Sweet victory for democracy in Wisconsin!
March 29, 2018

Testimony against GOP proposed change to special elections law
March 28, 2018

Excessive polluters are large campaign contributors
March 28, 2018

High court candidates raised $1.2M+ since Jan. 1
March 27, 2018

Walker, Fitzgerald, Vos shameless on special elections
March 27, 2018

Vote no on state treasurer referendum
March 26, 2018

Meteor Timber gave $12K to GOP, may get tax break
March 26, 2018

Koch brothers, WMC behind bill gutting local control
March 23, 2018

Bill sought by special interests to cut lawsuits goes to Walker
March 23, 2018

9 Wisconsin communities voting April 3 to overturn Citizens United
March 22, 2018

GOP Senate approves landlord dream bill
March 22, 2018

Senate approves Sheldon Adelson’s anti-BDS bill
March 21, 2018

Corporate contributions to state parties, legislative committees topped $1M in 2017
March 20, 2018

Koch volunteer of the year helps sink Wisconsin marine sanctuary
March 20, 2018

GOP lawmakers led Dems in fundraising, cash on hand in 2017
March 14, 2018

GOP legislative campaign committees outraised Dems 2:1
March 13, 2018

Walker doesn't deserve open records award
March 9, 2018

WMC backs Kimberly-Clark corporate welfare bill
March 8, 2018

GOP donors to electioneering groups outspent Dem donors
March 6, 2018

Wisconsin contributors gave $4.5M to electioneering groups in 2017
March 5, 2018

State approves state park land swap for large donor’s golf course
March 1, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Americans for Prosperity
March 1, 2018

Check out NRA support for Walker, legislators
February 28, 2018

Scant money trail on Meteor Timber
February 27, 2018

“Workers’ Day of Action” speech
February 26, 2018

GOP Assembly approves WMC, Koch-backed wetlands bill
February 16, 2018

How money is degrading our democracy in Wisconsin
February 16, 2018

Wealthy Walker donors give big to GOP electioneering group
February 15, 2018

How big $ can pollute Wisconsin Supreme Court races more than ever
February 14, 2018

State Republican Party is Screnock’s largest contributor
February 13, 2018

GOP witch hunt against GAB moves to legislature
February 13, 2018

On respectful political discourse
February 9, 2018

GOP leaders bow to special interests on “dark store” bills
February 8, 2018

Check out the paper industry’s contributions to Walker, legislators
February 6, 2018

Walker signs rate settlement bill backed by utilities
February 2, 2018

More than half of Wisconsin counties call for Fair Maps
February 1, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Republican State Leadership Committee
February 1, 2018

Rent-to-own shills push anti-consumer bill
January 31, 2018

A bill to shine a light on ALEC
January 30, 2018

Hendricks clan contributes $80K to Walker
January 29, 2018

Walker got $1 in $3 from individuals outside Wisconsin in 2017
January 26, 2018

Landlords win in the Assembly
January 24, 2018

Fitzgerald’s “hatchet job” cuts off heads
January 23, 2018

Open letter to the Sauk County Board on redistricting
January 23, 2018

Wealthy Walker donor’s state forest project gets new life
January 23, 2018

Wisconsin candidate fundraising up more than 550 percent over 25 years
January 22, 2018

State OKs key permit for major GOP donor’s golf course
January 18, 2018

Testimony in opposition to AB 553, the “anti-BDS bill”
January 17, 2018

High court candidate’s campaign finance report lacks required donor ID
January 17, 2018

State’s ‘whitest’ districts tend to elect GOP legislators
January 15, 2018

Where the money is in the 10th senate special election
January 12, 2018

Republican bills would prohibit numerous local labor rules
January 11, 2018

Letter to Wisconsin Elections Commission
January 10, 2018

Stop the attacks on Elections and Ethics Commissions leaders
January 10, 2018

Burns, Dallet appear wealthier than Screnock
January 10, 2018

Here’s what special interests are up to in 10th senate special election
January 8, 2018

GOP lawmaker gets warning about possible ethics law violation
January 5, 2018

GOP bill a favor to real estate industry
January 4, 2018

Scott Walker, hypocrite extraordinaire!
January 2, 2018

Influence peddler of the month - Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC)
January 2, 2018