Posted: March 17, 2020
Updated: March 27, 2020
Among Better Wisconsin’s leaders is Michelle McGrorty, the former executive director of the Greater Wisconsin Committee (GWC). GWC is a longtime backer of Democratic and liberal candidates in Wisconsin legislative and statewide elections.
About three weeks before the April 7th spring elections, A Better Wisconsin first filed paperwork with the state showing it spent $500,000 on digital ads in the Wisconsin Supreme Court race. The group is supporting Dane County Circuit Judge Jill Karofsky, who faces incumbent Justice Dan Kelly.
Less than two weeks before the election the group reported spendng an additional $738,000 on mailers, television and digital ads.