For Our Future: Permanent presence pays off

WISCONSIN–On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 the world learned that Donald Trump had become the first Republican candidate for President to secure Wisconsin’s electoral votes since 1984. On that day, For Our Future Wisconsin dedicated itself anew to permanent, ongoing organizing

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Conservation Voters: Crucial in preserving veto power

MADISON – Wisconsin Conservation Voters and its 30,000-plus members and supporters have preserved Gov. Evers’ veto power, a crucial step in breaking the state’s extreme gerrymandering, and helped elect Joe Biden for president. Executive Director Kerry Schumann had this to say

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Wimberger campaign: Election statement for SD30

GREEN BAY, WI – Eric Wimberger thanks his community for their confidence in representing them at the Capitol. Wimberger says his focus will be on job growth, community safety, clean water initiatives, and Covid management. “I’m honored to represent my

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A Better Wisconsin Together: Democracy won

MADISON, Wis. — For four years, people across our country have demonstrated our commitment to standing with and for each other by marching to demand liberty and justice, pulling through this pandemic by pulling together, and rejecting every attempt to

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AFL-CIO: Union workers deliver Wisconsin for Biden

Stephanie Bloomingdale, President of the Wisconsin AFL-CIO, released the following statement as Wisconsin is called for Biden: “Wisconsin workers have delivered the state for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Voters turned out in record numbers in Wisconsin and across our

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For Our Future: Permanent presence pays off

WISCONSIN–On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 the world learned that Donald Trump had become the first Republican candidate for President to secure Wisconsin’s electoral votes since 1984. On that day, For Our Future Wisconsin dedicated itself anew to permanent, ongoing organizing to build progressive political power that would ensure Wisconsin ‘went

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Conservation Voters: Crucial in preserving veto power

MADISON – Wisconsin Conservation Voters and its 30,000-plus members and supporters have preserved Gov. Evers’ veto power, a crucial step in breaking the state’s extreme gerrymandering, and helped elect Joe Biden for president. Executive Director Kerry Schumann had this to say about the election: “After one of our most robust election

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UW System: to Lead massive surge testing effort for Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis.—University of Wisconsin (UW) System campuses, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), will serve as the first “surge testing” sites for a new rapid-results COVID-19 test available to members of the community, UW System President Tommy Thompson announced today. The 250,000 Abbot BinaxNOW

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Dept. of Workforce Development: Information on unemployment data

MADISON – The Department of Workforce Development (DWD) today released unemployment data from March 15 to October 31, 2020, revealing that 92.7% of the 7.75 million weekly Unemployment Insurance claims that have been filed since March 15, 2020, have been processed. Unemployment Insurance is a joint state-federal program that provides benefits to

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Voce de la Frontera: Voter outreach and protection efforts result in Latino voices being heard in Iowa and Wisconsin

Franklin, WI – Forward Latino, a non-profit, non-partisan advocacy and service organization dedicated to assisting Latinos pursuing the American Dream, today declared success in their Latino voter outreach and protection program launched this summer with the goal of increasing Latino voter participation. For the 2020 national election, Latinos made up

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Wimberger campaign: Election statement for SD30

GREEN BAY, WI – Eric Wimberger thanks his community for their confidence in representing them at the Capitol. Wimberger says his focus will be on job growth, community safety, clean water initiatives, and Covid management. “I’m honored to represent my community at the State Senate. Thank you for the support

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Sen. Cowles: Applauds WEC’s efficiency, Sustainability and Growth Plan

GREEN BAY– Senator Robert Cowles (R-Green Bay), Chair of the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy, released the following statement on this week’s announcement by WEC Energy Group that establishes a target to achieve a 70% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2030 as part of their ‘Efficiency, Sustainability and Growth’

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A Better Wisconsin Together: Democracy won

MADISON, Wis. — For four years, people across our country have demonstrated our commitment to standing with and for each other by marching to demand liberty and justice, pulling through this pandemic by pulling together, and rejecting every attempt to divide us based on what we look like, where we

Read More »

AFL-CIO: Union workers deliver Wisconsin for Biden

Stephanie Bloomingdale, President of the Wisconsin AFL-CIO, released the following statement as Wisconsin is called for Biden: “Wisconsin workers have delivered the state for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Voters turned out in record numbers in Wisconsin and across our country to make our voices heard. When all the votes

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