Press Releases

Walker accepted $1 of every $3 in campaign contributions from outside Wisconsin
July 26, 2017

$8.5M reasons Wisconsin GOP wants to expand school vouchers
July 25, 2017

Door County pushes amendment to overturn Citizens United
July 24, 2017

State superintendent’s race cost $1 million
July 20, 2017

10 Wisconsin donors give outside electioneering group $1M+
July 19, 2017

epublican bill clamps down on DOT, appeases special interests
July 18, 2017

Join the Fair Maps Movement!
July 17, 2017

Democrats want more disclosure by electioneering groups
July 13, 2017

Wisconsin Supreme Court buries recusal in “feeble” move
July 5, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Wisconsin Hospital Association
July 5, 2017

Fireworks industry makes a bang with campaign contributions
June 30, 2017

Bill would expand winery retail hours
June 28, 2017

Walker signs bill loosening fish farm regulations
June 26, 2017

Wisconsin Supreme Court shuts public out
June 22, 2017

Anthem is Wisconsin GOP booster
June 22, 2017

Why the disability rights movement and the democracy movement need each other
June 22, 2017

Walker’s assault on clean and open government
June 19, 2017

Walker visits Ashley Furniture and big donors
June 19, 2017

U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear Wisconsin redistricting case
June 19, 2017

Assembly sends WMC, Koch-backed anti-regulation bill to governor
June 15, 2017

March for Truth speech
June 14, 2017

GOP may consider heavy truck fee to pay for roads
June 14, 2017

Bill would allow chiropractors to perform physicals on student athletes
June 13, 2017

Wisconsin school voucher bill backed by Betsy DeVos’s group
June 12, 2017

GOP lawmakers want gun courses offered in high school
June 9, 2017

Matt Rothschild's statement at Sen. Larson's June 7 press conference
June 7, 2017

GOP pushing no-license bakery bill
June 6, 2017

Tommy G. Thompson Center is wasteful $3M in state spending
June 5, 2017

Koch-backed electioneering group pushing hard for property tax cut
June 2, 2017

Why Walker signed high-cap well bill
June 2, 2017

WDC Executive Director Matt Rothschild on gerrymandering in WisconsinEye's 'Morning Minute'
June 2, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce
June 1, 2017

WMC, construction interests back expanded tax break
May 31, 2017

Take action: Stop the Article V Convention!
May 30, 2017

Former GAB Director Kevin Kennedy's speech at WDC's 2017 annual meeting
May 25, 2017

Walker celebrates with donors who gave him $100K+
May 23, 2017

Video of WDC Executive Director Matthew Rothschild on Trump and fascism
May 23, 2017

“Riot” bill is unconstitutional
May 18, 2017

Walker got $51K in campaign contributions from WEDC recipients
May 18, 2017

Koch support to Wisconsin higher ed tops $1 million
May 17, 2017

Koch and other big business groups back bill to bury regs
May 16, 2017

Fair map movement gains momentum
May 12, 2017

GOP-controlled legislature approves fish farm breaks
May 12, 2017

WDC opposes bill restricting free-speech in the University of Wisconsin System
May 11, 2017

Bill to loosen child labor laws sent to Walker
May 11, 2017

Koch group and Milwaukee business group back tax cuts for wealthy
May 10, 2017

Ag interests support bills to legalize hemp in Wisconsin
May 9, 2017

Business lobby opposes GOP bills on “Dark Store” tax loophole
May 4, 2017

50 million reasons Wisconsin GOP backs high-capacity wells
May 3, 2017

Kremer vs. Kremer on campus “Free Speech” bill
May 2, 2017

GOP-led Senate to consider special interest protection bill
May 2, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association
May 1, 2017

GOP bill goes after local control on wheel taxes
April 28, 2017

Authors of bill coddling polluters get $ from manufacturers
April 27, 2017

WDC supports bill requiring more judicial donor transparency
April 27, 2017

Koch-backed Texas group lobbying in Wisconsin
April 26, 2017

GOP lawmakers again pushing repeal of minimum markup law
April 24, 2017

Dunn County joins call for fair maps
April 21 2017

Hack job at high court in Wisconsin on recusal petition
April 20, 2017

Why we need a statewide referendum to help overturn Citizens United
April 19, 2017

WMC opposes bill to help you get rid of lead pipes
April 19, 2017

Wysocki factory farm owners spread money around
April 18, 2017

WDC annual meeting in May
April 18, 2017

Why the “We Hate Jill Stein” bill is bad
April 13, 2017

Koch brothers behind the GOP bill to wipe out prevailing wage
April 12, 2017

GOP bill to restrict election recounts advances
April 10, 2017

Budget committee removes Walker policy items from proposed state budget
April 7, 2017

Iowa takes Walker’s advice, crushes workers
April 6, 2017

Eight Wisconsin referendums all pass opposing corporate personhood
April 5, 2017

Gundersen Lutheran bigwigs gave $44K to Walker
April 5, 2017

WDC opposes AB 109 on Dane County zoning
April 5, 2017

Accused insurer contributed nearly $42k to Wisconsin candidates
April 4, 2017

Nine Wisconsin communities voting April 4 against Citizens United
April 3, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation
April 3, 2017

Guv’s regent nominees gave his campaign $22K+
March 31, 2017

Greater Wisconsin shells out $225K in school superintendent race
March 30, 2017

NRA behind GOP bill on guns with no permits
March 29, 2017

The latest top contributors to the candidates for state school superintendent
March 28, 2017

WDC testimony on proposed Article V Constitutional Convention
March 28, 2017

State did not press for fine in company’s air pollution case
March 27, 2017

WDC urges adoption of stricter judicial recusal rule
March 27, 2017

Dem party files ethics complaint against Gableman
March 24, 2017

GOP lawmakers moving measures for constitutional convention
March 24, 2017

Dem bill would show local school voucher spending on property tax bills
March 23, 2017

Lincoln County backs nonpartisan map drawing
March 22, 2017

Parties, legislative fundraising committees accept $1.3M in corporate contributions
March 22, 2017

What’s up with Wisconsin Progress and the ADCC?
March 21, 2017

Democrat wants to change judicial recusal requirements
March 20, 2017

Bipartisan bill would create penalties for defrauding state’s development agency
March 17, 2017

Walker's budget proposes millions in breaks for special interest contributors
March 16, 2017

Fish farm deregulation bill back again
March 15, 2017

Committees handling high-cap well bill got $220K+ from ag interests
March 14, 2017

Walker resurrects plan to end state's local government insurance program
March 13, 2017

If Roggensack can’t take the heat . . .
March 10, 2017

Catering to special interests contributes to state’s road deterioration
March 7, 2017

GOP lawmakers want to prohibit UW doctors from performing abortions
March 6, 2017

Watch Matt Rothschild discuss 2016's record legislative campaign spending on WisconsinEye
March 3, 2017

Record $28 million spent in 2016 legislative races
March 2, 2017

Wisconsin GOP backs Article V convention. No Dems allowed!
March 1, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association
March 1, 2017

Gableman, Club for Growth leader to speak at GOP fundraiser
February 28, 2017

Schimel appeals to supremes on map-rigging case
February 24, 2017

Ed Garvey, corporate dragon-slayer
February 23, 2017

State senators raise their expense reimbursement by 31 percent
February 23, 2017

The money behind dumping the state’s for-profit college watchdog
February 21, 2017

Construction industry opposes fire safety proposal
February 16, 2017

Top contributors to state school superintendent candidates in 2017
February 15, 2017

Walker slashes good government boards
February 14, 2017

Mega farms slather legislators, fundraising committees with cash
February 14, 2017

Action alert: No blank check!
February 13, 2017

How anti-abortion groups fund the GOP in Wisconsin
February 8, 2017

State tavern group supports tougher penalties for repeat drunk drivers
February 7, 2017

GOP lawmaker brings back bill to penalize sanctuary cities
February 6, 2017

GOP’s redistricting law firms contributed $76K+ to candidates
February 3, 2017

12 things you can do to resist Trump and defend democracy
February 3, 2017

Wisconsin GOP shouldn’t waste our $ to try to keep rigged maps
February 2, 2017

State Senate looking at 31 percent hike in expense allowance
February 2, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Wisconsin Realtors Association
February 1, 2017

Wisconsin legislators denounce Islamophobia
January 31, 2017

Will tourism interests block bill on early school starts?
January 31, 2017

Walker got $42K+ from first-time donors who have state contract
January 30, 2017

10 good omens since Trump’s inauguration
January 30, 2017

Judges naive on order to redraw maps
January 27, 2017

Big business, Koch groups back anti-labor bill
January 26, 2017

Walker wins praise from WMC, Koch group for food stamp rules
January 24, 2017

The fascist overtones in Trump’s inaugural address
January 20, 2017

Words missing from Trump's inaugural address
January 20, 2017

See who funds Justice Ziegler
January 20, 2017

We can fund what we need to fund
January 19, 2017

Top contributors to candidates for state school superintendent
January 18, 2017

GOP lawmakers offer ALEC bill to protect special interests from regulations
January 13, 2017

Dozens of retired judges ask Wisconsin Supreme Court for new campaign donor recusal rules
January 12, 2017

Big money groups back pay raise for judges
January 11, 2017

GOP lawmaker wants to repeal state’s mining moratorium
January 9, 2017

Tiffany and Jarchow’s bad defense of their pro-polluter records
January 6, 2017

Dems to offer proposal for new redistricting process
January 6, 2017

Meteor Timber's power game in Wisconsin
January 4, 2017

Influence peddler of the month - Betsy DeVos
January 3, 2017