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Matt Kittle, executive director of Empower Wisconsin, is an award-winning investigative reporter and 30-year veteran of print, broadcast, and online journalism.
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Barnes looking for ‘extras’ for campaign spot

Barnes looking for ‘extras’ for campaign spot

By M.D. Kittle MADISON — Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes appears to be cutting a campaign commercial Monday afternoon at a…

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Monday, July 12th, 2021 • 3 Comments
U.S. Reps to Evers: Why are assisted living residents still waiting for COVID vaccine?

U.S. Reps to Evers: Why are assisted living residents still waiting for COVID vaccine?

By M.D. Kittle MADISON — Four members of Wisconsin’s congressional delegation want to know why Wisconsin ranks last nationally in…

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Thursday, March 18th, 2021 • 1 Comments
Kelly: Evers’ extraordinary powers must end

Kelly: Evers’ extraordinary powers must end

Empower Wisconsin | Jan. 22, 2021 By Daniel Kelly, Institute for Reforming Government  History and experience teach us that nothing…

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Sunday, January 24th, 2021 • 0 Comments
Lawmaker: Time to stop Evers’ edicts

Lawmaker: Time to stop Evers’ edicts

As Gov. Tony Evers issues yet another public health order and extends his long-running statewide mask mandate, a Wisconsin conservative lawmaker said it’s time for the Legislature to end the governor’s constant power grabs. 

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Monday, January 18th, 2021 • 1 Comments
GOP congressional delegation: Restore trust in Wisconsin’s elections

GOP congressional delegation: Restore trust in Wisconsin’s elections

The following is an op-ed on the need for election reform from Wisconsin’s Republican U.S. Representatives Glenn Grothman, Mike Gallagher, Bryan Steil, Tom Tiffany and outgoing Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner.

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Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 • 27 Comments
Legislative committee hears earful about election mess

Legislative committee hears earful about election mess

Empower Wisconsin | Dec. 12, 2020   MADISON — Democrat members of the Legislature’s Joint Committee on Elections and Campaigns…

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Sunday, December 13th, 2020 • 0 Comments