Recall Smear Groups Depended On Out-of-State Cash

Seven shadowy smear groups that sponsored negative broadcast ads and other activities in last summer’s recall elections raised only $1 in $7 from Wisconsin contributors during the last six months of 2011, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign review shows.

Walker Contributions Over $1,000

Contributions of more than $1,000 to Governor Scott Walker between December 11, 2011 and January 17, 2012.

WDC Testimony on Disclosure

Testimony before the Senate Committee on Transportation and Elections by Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Executive Director Mike McCabe in opposition to Senate Bill 292.
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