Elections Commission still silent on voter fraud cases

Elections Commission still silent on voter fraud cases

Nearly a month after the Wisconsin Elections Commission confirmed it was referring 43 cases of suspected voter fraud for prosecution, the agency has yet to turn over the names of the suspects or the district attorneys handling the cases — information Empower Wisconsin sought through an open records request. 

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April 7, 2020
GOP Assembly asks Evers to prioritize coronavirus spending

GOP Assembly asks Evers to prioritize coronavirus spending

Gov. Tony Evers is about to have $1.9 billion at his disposal. The Republican-led Legislature would like the Democrat to focus his spending on what Wisconsin really needs to combat the COVID-19 outbreak. 

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April 7, 2020
Evers’ order goes up in smoke

Evers’ order goes up in smoke

In arguably one of the wildest days in Wisconsin election law history, Gov. Tony Evers issued an executive order postponing Wisconsin’s spring election only to have the Wisconsin Supreme Court toss out his edict. 

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April 7, 2020
A sad fact

A sad fact

President Trump is right. Patients with COVID-19 who require a ventilator face a significantly higher death rate. 

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April 7, 2020
Not safer at home: A sexual assault victim’s story

Not safer at home: A sexual assault victim’s story

A Milwaukee-area woman worries her daughter, who was sexually assaulted as a child, could be victimized again if the slow-moving state Department of Justice doesn’t act quickly. 

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April 6, 2020
Tool of the Week: The ‘feckless’ Tony Evers

Tool of the Week: The ‘feckless’ Tony Evers

Gov. Tony Evers is often in the running for Empower Wisconsin’s dubious Tool of the Week honor. This week, it wasn’t even close. 

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April 6, 2020
Deputy threatens to arrest girl for saying on Instagram she had COVID-19

Deputy threatens to arrest girl for saying on Instagram she had COVID-19

An Oxford, Wis. girl who doctors say more than likely contracted the coronavirus was threatened with arrest if she didn’t remove her Instagram post about her struggles with the disease, according to the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL).

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April 6, 2020
Karofsky shows liberal stripes in ACLU interview

Karofsky shows liberal stripes in ACLU interview

While it didn’t get a lot of play in the mainstream media, liberal Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate Jill Karofsky’s answers to an American Civil Liberties Union questionnaire really show her judicial activist stripes. 

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April 4, 2020
Keeping conservative principles in a time of crisis

Keeping conservative principles in a time of crisis

As Gov. Tony Evers pitches a veritable liberal wish list of spending bills to confront the COVID-19 outbreak, Republican legislative leaders say they will stick to their conservative values even in a time of crisis. 

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April 4, 2020