Hijacking Justice 2011 - Information on Kenoshans for Quality Education

Hijacking Justice 2011

Kenoshans for Quality Education

April 1, 2011

Candidate supported: JoAnne Kloppenburg
Reported spending: $4,667

This Kenosha-based group registered as a corporation to make independent expenditures to support Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate JoAnne Kloppenburg in her effort to defeat incumbent Justice David Prosser in the April 5 spring elections.

The group’s treasurer is Joe Kiriaki who is also executive director of the Kenosha Education Association, and its agent is Jason Stephany, a political consultant and former executive director of the state Democratic Party.

This organization is registered with the Government Accountability Board following the January 2010 U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United v. FEC as a corporation making independent disbursements.