Wisconsin Democracy Campaign: Statement on Republicans asking Supreme Court to reconsider redistricting case

“Today’s filing is a desperate attempt by partisan right-wing politicians to avoid accountability and maintain their ill-gotten power by any means necessary. When they want to pass a bill quickly, they have, and they should now focus on introducing and passing fair maps, as the Court clearly indicated the Constitution requires.” -Nick Ramos, Wisconsin Democracy Campaign

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Jansen campaign: Announced as one of first two OWR endorsements for 2024

In a Facebook post Wednesday December 27th, Our Wisconsin Revolution wrote “we are excited to announce our first endorsements for 2024! Marina Dimitrijevic and Ron Jansen are fighting for a government focused on fighting for bold change!”  In his own Facebook post, Jansen wrote “Our Wisconsin Revolution has backed many of the most progressive candidates in Wisconsin. I am truly honor… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options. Username or E-mail Password * Remember Me     Forgot Password

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Dept. of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection: A resource and partner

MADISON, Wis. – In 2023, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection worked to provide services, implement new programs, and continue to serve as a resource to the citizens of the state. While there were ongoing challenges this year, such as again responding to cases of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in commercial and backyard flocks, there were also numerous … Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Gov. Evers: Completes Annual 72-County Tour of Wisconsin

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today announced that he has once again visited each of Wisconsin’s 72 counties in 2023, completing his fourth 72-county tour since taking office in 2019. Gov. Evers has visited all 72 Wisconsin counties in a year at least four times each since becoming governor, including in 2019, 2021, 2022, and now, 2023, as well as several counties in 2020 before the pandemic prevente… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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UW-Madison: Celebrates legacy of Herb Kohl: alumnus, philanthropist and senator

Herb Kohl, a giant of Wisconsin business, politics and philanthropy, is being remembered by the University of Wisconsin–Madison community as a distinguished alumnus, strong advocate and loyal supporter. Kohl died Wednesday at his home in Milwaukee. He was 88. “Herb Kohl was one of the greats, and I’m honored and grateful that I had the chance to spend time with him several times over the la… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Minocqua Brewing Company: Kirk Bangstad files complaint to bar trump from Wisconsin’s ballot

Madison – Minocqua Brewing Company owner Kirk Bangstad filed a petition with the Wisconsin Elections Commission (WEC) today at the WEC Offices. A full copy of the text of the complaint is listed below:                                                                                                               COMPLAINT_________________________________________________________ The Complainant Kirk… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a

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Milwaukee Public Schools: Statement on passing of U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl

(MILWAUKEE, WI) – Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Keith P. Posley has issued the following statement on the death of former U.S. Senator and philanthropist Herb Kohl, as MPS mourns Senator Kohl’s passing:  “The passing of Senator Kohl is a true loss to the entire state of Wisconsin, but especially here in the MPS community. The generosity and support he has shown to … Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Rep. Vining: Statement on the passing of former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl

MILWAUKEE–State Representative Robyn Vining (D-Wauwatosa) released the following statement after the passing of former U.S. Senator Herb Kohl: “Senator Kohl was a true champion for the people of Milwaukee and Wisconsin. During his decades of public service and charitable efforts, Senator Kohl championed causes that mattered most to Wisconsinites–fighting for quality education for every child a… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Sen. Nass: UW-La Crosse’s porn star chancellor

 Senator Steve Nass (R-Whitewater) issued the following statement in response to the UW Board of Regents firing the Porn Star Chancellor at UW-La Crosse, otherwise known as Joe Gow: “The UW System continues its lengthy run over the years as the laughingstock of the state and nation.  Is anyone truly shocked that a public institution of higher education was being led by a Porn Star?&n… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Dept. of Natural Resources: Green Tier Program welcomes new legacy communities

MADISON, Wis. –  The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) celebrates the end of another successful year for the Green Tier Legacy Communities charter with five new members.  The Green Tier Legacy Communities charter is part of the DNR’s Green Tier program. Involvement is voluntary for businesses, local governments and organizations looking to work … Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Sen. Johnson: Statement on the passing of Herb Kohl

MADISON – Herb Kohl, an influential figure in Wisconsin whose legacy in politics, business, and sports spans decades, passed away on December 27 at the age of 88. Senator LaTonya Johnson released the following statement regarding the former US Senator’s passing: “The loved ones of Herb Kohl are in my thoughts and prayers. Herb Kohl was not only an established businessman but a dedica… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Gov. Evers: Orders flags to half-staff in honor of former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today ordered the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff beginning Thurs., Dec. 28, 2023, until the date of interment for former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl. Gov. Evers yesterday released the following statement regarding U.S. Sen. Kohl’s passing.  “A Milwaukeean and Wisconsinite through and through, U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl dedicated his l… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

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Jansen campaign: Announced as one of first two OWR endorsements for 2024

In a Facebook post Wednesday December 27th, Our Wisconsin Revolution wrote “we are excited to announce our first endorsements for 2024! Marina Dimitrijevic and Ron Jansen are fighting for a government focused on fighting for bold change!”  In his own Facebook post, Jansen wrote “Our Wisconsin Revolution has backed many of

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Gov. Evers: Completes Annual 72-County Tour of Wisconsin

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today announced that he has once again visited each of Wisconsin’s 72 counties in 2023, completing his fourth 72-county tour since taking office in 2019. Gov. Evers has visited all 72 Wisconsin counties in a year at least four times each since becoming governor, including

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Milwaukee Public Schools: Statement on passing of U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl

(MILWAUKEE, WI) – Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Keith P. Posley has issued the following statement on the death of former U.S. Senator and philanthropist Herb Kohl, as MPS mourns Senator Kohl’s passing:  “The passing of Senator Kohl is a true loss to the entire state of Wisconsin, but especially here in

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Rep. Vining: Statement on the passing of former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl

MILWAUKEE–State Representative Robyn Vining (D-Wauwatosa) released the following statement after the passing of former U.S. Senator Herb Kohl: “Senator Kohl was a true champion for the people of Milwaukee and Wisconsin. During his decades of public service and charitable efforts, Senator Kohl championed causes that mattered most to Wisconsinites–fighting for

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Sen. Nass: UW-La Crosse’s porn star chancellor

 Senator Steve Nass (R-Whitewater) issued the following statement in response to the UW Board of Regents firing the Porn Star Chancellor at UW-La Crosse, otherwise known as Joe Gow: “The UW System continues its lengthy run over the years as the laughingstock of the state and nation.  Is anyone truly

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Dept. of Natural Resources: Green Tier Program welcomes new legacy communities

MADISON, Wis. –  The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) celebrates the end of another successful year for the Green Tier Legacy Communities charter with five new members.  The Green Tier Legacy Communities charter is part of the DNR’s Green Tier program. Involvement is voluntary for businesses, local governments and organizations looking to work …

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Sen. Johnson: Statement on the passing of Herb Kohl

MADISON – Herb Kohl, an influential figure in Wisconsin whose legacy in politics, business, and sports spans decades, passed away on December 27 at the age of 88. Senator LaTonya Johnson released the following statement regarding the former US Senator’s passing: “The loved ones of Herb Kohl are in my thoughts and

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