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Leah Vukmir Goes 'Back to the Future' With Outrageous Claim

Unless GAB had a secret time machine, it is impossible for Leah Vukmir to claim they targeted her in 2012 for something she did in late 2015.
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One Wisconsin Now
12/11/2017
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Ron Johnson’s ‘Seat at the Table’ Doesn’t Include Actual Seat at Table

Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson was left off conference committee on GOP tax giveaway after bragging he would personally protect his ‘Badger Bribe’
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One Wisconsin Now
12/08/2017
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Bill would allow electronic voting for in-person absentee ballots

A federal judge in July 2016 struck down certain restrictions on early voting hours and locations in the One Wisconsin Institute v. Thomsen case.
WisPolitics
12/08/2017
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Scott Walker Extends Craven Campaign Cash Chase to Foreign Policy

Scott Walker has endorsed Donald Trump’s controversial announcement that the U.S. will recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
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One Wisconsin Now
12/07/2017
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The Federal Tax Code Is the Latest Weapon in GOP Assault on Higher Education

Several provisions in the tax bill being advanced by Congressional Republicans target student loan borrowers, students, and the schools they attend.
The Progressive
12/04/2017
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Six vie to represent 10th District

However, the liberal group One Wisconsin Now has called the remark unacceptable and said it raises red flags about Zimmerman’s attitude toward women.
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
12/02/2017
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Wisconsin Politicians Grapple With Questionable Donations

"Richard Uihlein is underwriting a campaign to try to elect an accused pedophile to the United States Senate," said Scot Ross, director of One Wisconsin Now.
Associated Press
12/01/2017
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Latest Higher Ed Proposals Prove It Can Always Get Worse With Donald Trump

The administration of Donald Trump today made public the changes they will seek in the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
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One Wisconsin Now
12/01/2017
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Ron Johnson Gets His ‘Badger Bribe’ to Vote for Disastrous Tax Cut Plan

Ron Johnson was bought off by getting his company a new tax break and he didn’t even hide it. If this ‘Badger Bribe’ isn’t a crime, it should be.
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One Wisconsin Now
12/01/2017
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We Can’t ‘Normalize’ Impeachment

The U.S. Senate is going to let you deduct the maintenance on your private jet and the state will build you an airport for it
Esquire
12/01/2017
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Wisconsin DNR’s new legal counsel backed looser environmental rules

Governor Walker's administration has now put an anti-environmental zealot and a hired gun as the chief legal counsel tasked with protecting our clean air.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/30/2017
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Gov. Scott Walker Campaign Chair Helped Fund Project Veritas Sleaze

IRS records show a Milwaukee based fund gave significant financial support to James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas.
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11/30/2017
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Gov. Scott Walker’s Choice: Taxpayer-Funded Ads Over Solutions

Scott Walker announced today he will spend millions of state tax dollars on a national marketing campaign to try to attract millennial workers to Wisconsin.
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One Wisconsin Now
11/29/2017
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River Falls lawmaker rejects notion 2013 clip raises ‘red flag’

The group One Wisconsin Now seized on the clip, saying it demanded an apology from Zimmerman.
New Richmond News
11/29/2017
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Pedophile Patron Also Props Up Gov. Scott Walker’s Political Machine

Richard Uihlein – an enormous backer of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore – has donated millions to Scot Walker’s political operation.
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11/29/2017
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Scott Walker, Give Back the Pedophile Fan’s Funds

Gov. Scott Walker and the other politicians and groups that have taken money from Moore supporter Richard Uihlein should give his money back.”
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One Wisconsin Now
11/28/2017
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Assembly Bill Runs Afoul of Federal Court Decision Protecting Early Voting

A public hearing on Assembly Bill 637 today underscores serious flaws in the proposal that put it at odds with a federal court decision protecting early voting.
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One Wisconsin Institute
11/28/2017
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Walker plan to attend conservative event criticized

Scot Ross with the liberal activist group, One Wisconsin Now calls Gorka, a former assistant to President Donald Trump, “an actual Nazi.”
Wisconsin Radio Network
11/28/2017
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Walker to share stage with right-wing deplorables on Florida junke

Scott Walker is scheduled to share the stage at a Florida conference featuring some of the most extreme and divisive figures in American politics today.
Wisconsin Gazette
11/27/2017
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Gov. Scott Walker to Share Stage With Right-Wing Deplorables

Will Scott Walker Be Delivering His Remarks Under the Glare of the Spotlight or the Glow of a Tiki Torch?
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One Wisconsin Now
11/27/2017
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Democratic field for governor in Wisconsin is the most crowded in a generation

Crowded primaries can lead to unexpected results, said Scot Ross, who now serves as the executive director of the liberal group One Wisconsin Now.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/27/2017
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Plain Talk: ‘Public servants’ want to keep us in the dark

They don't like One Wisconsin Now's habit of arguing with their views, so thanks to social media technology they can just refuse to give the group access.
Capital Times
11/22/2017
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Shannon Zimmerman Video Raises Red Flags About Attitude Toward Women

The statement from Shannon Zimmerman – an announced candidate for a vacant State Senate seat – that women shouldn't be believed is a huge red flag.
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11/21/2017
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Legislator Shannon Zimmerman joked in video that women don’t say what they mean

Joanna Beilman-Dulin, research director for the liberal group One Wisconsin Now, said Zimmerman’s comments were inappropriate.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/21/2017
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Deduction targeted by GOP used by tax filers in most states

One Wisconsin Now says repealing the deduction would have “the net effect of a massive property tax increase for Wisconsin homeowners.”
Associated Press
11/19/2017
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Milwaukee Announces New Early Voting Sites for 2018 Election

Nelson commented that midtown was on the places with an early voting site in Milwaukee. This came about due to One Wisconsin Institute v. Thomsen.
Milwaukee Courier
11/18/2017
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Let students refinance their loans

“Student loan debt is the defining economic crisis for nearly 1 million Wisconsinites,” said progressive group One Wisconsin Now in a statement.
Wisconsin Gazette
11/16/2017
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Chet Agni: Board of Regents chills free speech for students of color

Like students across the state, I was shocked by the Board of Regents’ new policy attacking free speech on University of Wisconsin System campuses.
Capital Times
11/16/2017
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Milwaukee to increase number of early voting sites

Tom Barrett joined One Wisconsin Institute in announcing the city approved funds for eight places where Milwaukee resident can vote absentee in person.
Wisconsin Radio Network
11/16/2017
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One Wisconsin Now Calls for Probe of Michael Screnock

Recent newspaper reports detail the arrests of Michael Screnock and his failure to fully disclose the incidents on his application for a judicial appointment.
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11/16/2017
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Bill favors rent-to-own firms

“This is a sleazy attempt to prioritize a predatory industry over the consumer safety and financial well-being of Wisconsinites,” Scot Ross.
Associated Press
11/15/2017
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How often does Gov. Scott Walker, seeking re-election in 2018, hold events open to the public?

Since 2015, Scott Walker has not done a public event where you don't have to pay admission or be on an approved list. I mean, it is disgraceful.
Politifact
11/15/2017
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Institute Praises Milwaukee Action to Expand Early Voting Opportunities

Voting rights advocates are celebrating passage of a budget provision adding early voting sites in the City of Milwaukee.
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One Wisconsin Institute
11/15/2017
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Brad Schimel’s Opioid Problem

One Wisconsin Now charged, Schimel made those comments a month after receiving a $250 contribution from Purdue Pharma PAC, “its only PAC contribution made in Wisconsin.”
Urban Milwaukee
11/14/2017
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GOP resurrects bill exempting rent-to-own from consumer act

"This is a sleazy attempt to prioritize a predatory industry over the consumer safety and financial well-being of Wisconsinites," Scot Ross.
Associated Press
11/14/2017
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Gov. Scott Walker Joins ‘If It’s True’ Crowd

Meanwhile in an interview broadcast on Sunday, Gov. Scott Walker, joined those offering aid and comfort to Moore by falling back on the “if it’s true” refrain.
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11/13/2017
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Amid national gains and with an unpopular GOP president, Wisconsin Democrats are gaining hope

Scot Ross, director of the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, said the glut of Democrats vying to unseat Walker shows the party’s enthusiasm about 2018.
Wisconsin State Journal
11/12/2017
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Statements on Gov. Scott Walker Signing Foxconn Contract

Scott Walker literally signed away our future, agreeing to a contract to send billions of our tax dollars to boost the bottom line of a foreign corporation.
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11/10/2017
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Scot Ross: RT if you support the First Amendment

Free speech is not just for the people or organizations whom our state elected officials like or with whom they agree.
Capital Times
11/10/2017
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Sponsor of Lowering Drinking Age Downplays Bar Ownership

Scot Ross, head of the liberal group One Wisconsin Now, said the lawmakers' ties to businesses that could benefit from a lower drinking age were a concern.
Associated Press
11/10/2017
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Ron Johnson’s Failure to Confront Sexual Abuse Continues

Ron Johnson Offers Only Qualified Condemnation of Sourced Reporting of Abuse of Teens, Minor Women by GOP U.S. Senate Candidate Roy Moore
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11/10/2017
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Rigged Bid Delivers Contract for Scott Walker’s Campaign Treasurer

A consulting firm owned by Gov. Scott Walker’s campaign treasurer Kate Lind received a state contract for services, after being the only one to bid on it.
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11/09/2017
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Walker Retreats From Foxconn Deal

As One Wisconsin Now, told Stein, if Walker isn’t mentioning Foxconn, it’s because the governor’s internal polling is showing the deal isn’t popular.
Urban Milwaukee
11/09/2017
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Bill would lower drinking age in Wisconsin to 19

Scot Ross, who leads the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, says the bill sends the wrong message about the state's drinking culture.
WKOW-TV
11/09/2017
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UW Students Blast Regents Policy Threatening Free Speech on Campuses

UW students and free speech advocates are organizing to fight back against new restrictions on speech being imposed system wide by the Board of Regents
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11/08/2017
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Before Ink Dry on Contract, Scott Walker Running from Foxconn Deal

Scott Walker Can Run From Deal, But Voters Won’t Let Him Hide From His Giveaway to Foreign Corporation
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11/08/2017
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Scott Walker’s campaign treasurer’s firm gets Capitol contract after being the only bidder

This rigged deal to give a state contract to Governor Walker's campaign treasurer's business is as sleazy as it gets.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/08/2017
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Americans Over Age 60 Fastest Growing Demographic for Student Loan Debt

A study from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau finds that borrowers over age 60 is the age demographic in which debt is growing the fastest.
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One Wisconsin Now
11/07/2017