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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
Press Release

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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One Wisconsin Institute
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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One Wisconsin Now
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
Press Release

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
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How Scott Walker is the worst governor for student loan borrowers

Analiese Eicher joins 414 Wisconsin to talk about how Scott Walker is the worst governor for student loan borrowers.
WRRD-AM
11/07/2017
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Scot Ross: Celebrating 10 Years with One Wisconsin Now

Scot Ross: Celebrating 10 Years with One Wisconsin Now
Sly Podcasts
11/06/2017
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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker downplays Foxconn because deal not a sure campaign winner

Scot Ross, head of the liberal group One Wisconsin Now, noted Walker regularly gets polls of his own.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/06/2017
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Wisconsin’s Gov. Scott Walker Launches Bid for Third Term

"You're not going to beat Scott Walker by promising he'll make Wisconsin worse," said Scot Ross.
Associated Press
11/06/2017
Press Release

For Student Loan Borrowers, Scott Walker Is America's Worst Governor

One Wisconsin Now Program Director Analiese Eicher released the following statements regarding Gov. Scott Walker's atrocious record on the student loan debt.
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One Wisconsin Now
11/06/2017
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Walker calls for ‘army of grassroots volunteers’

“You’re not going to beat Scott Walker by promising he’ll make Wisconsin worse,” said Scot Ross.
Associated Press
11/05/2017
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Capital City Sunday: One Wisconsin Now Files Suit Against Republicans

Scot Ross discussed his lawsuit against three Republican lawmakers who have blocked his organization on Twitter.
WKOW-TV
11/05/2017
Press Release

Another Extreme Judicial Nominee Approved for Lifetime Slot on Federal Judiciary

The U.S. Senate confirmed another right wing extremist judicial nominee to a lifetime appointment to the federal court.
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One Wisconsin Institute
11/03/2017
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Ten Things to Know About Scott Walker, 2017 Edition

Scott Walker, who’s been running for political office for nearly his entire adult life, since 1992, is running for office again.
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One Wisconsin Now
11/03/2017
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Ten things to know about Scott Walker, 2017 edition

Scot Ross joins the Devils to discuss his new article, “Ten things to know about Scott Walker, 2017 edition”
WRRD-AM
11/03/2017
Press Release

Records Detail Arrests of Conservative Supreme Court Candidate Michael Screnock

Michael Screnock was arrested for trespassing and resisting or obstructing officers and failed to fully disclose the incidents on an application.
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One Wisconsin Now
11/03/2017
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Lawmakers Sued For Twitter Block

One Wisconsin Now argues blocking their account violates the First Amendment by denying them access to information that’s being shared publicly.
Wisconsin Radio Network
11/02/2017
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Group sues three Wisconsin lawmakers over Twitter blocks

One Wisconsin Now is suing three GOP state lawmakers for blocking the organization on Twitter, arguing the step amounted to a violation of the First Amendment.
Wisconsin Public Radio
11/02/2017
Press Release

GOP Tax Plan Axes Federal Deduction for Student Loan Borrowers

A smorgasbord of tax giveaways to the wealthiest and corporations unveiled today by the GOP in D.C. eliminates a tax deduction for student loan borrowers.
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One Wisconsin Now
11/02/2017
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Handicapping Scott Walker’s re-election prospects

“Scott Walker is able to do one thing well: campaign in the state of Wisconsin,” Scot Ross begrudgingly acknowledges.
Wisconsin Gazette
11/02/2017
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Progressive group sues three Republican lawmakers for blocking it on Twitter

The liberal group One Wisconsin Now sued three GOP lawmakers Tuesday for blocking it on Twitter.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/01/2017
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Liberal group sues Wisconsin Republicans over Twitter blocks

A liberal advocacy group filed a federal lawsuit against three top Republicans, alleging they are infringing on the group's free speech rights.
Associated Press
11/01/2017
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Wisconsin Lawmakers Sued for Blocking Liberal Group on Twitte

A Wisconsin progressive nonprofit filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against three Republican State Assembly members for blocking its Twitter account.
Courthouse News
11/01/2017
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Wisconsin Nonprofit Sues Elected Officials for Blocking It on Twitter

Does blocking someone on Twitter violate the First Amendment? Liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now is arguing yes, if you’re an elected official.
Observer
11/01/2017
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Progressive group sues three Republican lawmakers for blocking it on Twitter

The liberal group One Wisconsin Now sued three GOP lawmakers Tuesday for blocking it on Twitter.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
11/01/2017
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Lawmakers sued for blocking One Wisconsin Now on Twitter

A liberal advocacy group is suing, claiming three Republican lawmakers shouldn't be allowed to block people from their public Twitter accounts.
WISN-TV
11/01/2017
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One Wisconsin Now Lawsuit Argues GOP Twitter Blocking Violates First Amendment

A lawsuit filed late Tuesday afternoon in federal court by One Wisconsin Now challenges elected officials on Twitter, acting in their official capacity, from “blocking” citizens
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One Wisconsin Now
11/01/2017
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Report: Wisconsin students owe $24 billion in college loan debt

A new report shows Wisconsin’s share of $1.4 trillion in U.S. student loan debt tops $24 billion.
WKOW-TV
10/31/2017
Press Release

Report: Wisconsin Student Loan Debt Tops $24 Billion

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau pegged Wisconsin borrowers’ share of the $1.4 trillion-plus student loan debt held nationally in 2016 at $24.4 billion.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/31/2017
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Government student debt refinancing has support among lawmakers, but no near term agreement

Democratic U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan first introduced the bill in 2013 after learning about the implications of student debt from One Wisconsin Now.
Capital Times
10/31/2017
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State Supreme Court hopeful arrested twice in 1989

Joanna Beilman-Dulin, research director for One Wisconsin Now, accused Screnock of lying on his application since he was cited in the abortion protests.
Associated Press
10/30/2017
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Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate’s 1989 arrests for abortion protests provide window into his views

"Screnock is an extremist whose political views are far beyond the mainstream on women’s health care,” Beilman-Dulin said in a statement.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
10/30/2017
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Scott Walker’s second term so far split between two distinct acts

Scot Ross said Walker's approach to cutting taxes for the wealthy... are reasons why the state has seen one of the largest declines in the middle class.
Wisconsin State Journal
10/29/2017
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They’re not terrorists, but they’re bullies for sure

The liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now and others have pointed out that the Walker deal with the senators is nothing more than "log rolling."
Capital Times
10/27/2017
Press Release

New Poll Finds Overwhelming, Bipartisan Support for Student Loan Refinancing

Yet another poll of Wisconsin voters finds broad support for allowing student loan borrowers to refinance their loans.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/26/2017
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Cap Times Talk panelists: Student loan debt needs fix before a crisis hits

“I find it difficult to see how 43 million Americans with $1.4 trillion in debt is not a national crisis,” said Analiese Eicher, One Wisconsin Now.
Capital Times
10/25/2017
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Walker thanks Illinois Democrats for tax increases in ad for fellow GOP Gov. Bruce Rauner

Gov. Walker cutting an attack ad on jobs in Illinois is a bizarre move for a guy who broke his 2010 promise to create 250,000 jobs by 2014.
WITI-TV
10/25/2017
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PoltiFact: Scott Walker veers on NFL national anthem protests

There appears to be a wider political connection. The liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now pointed out the timing. We give Walker a Half Flip.
PolitiFact
10/25/2017
Press Release

WEDC Fails to Meet Standards of Accountability on Foxconn Deal

Another audit finds Gov. Scott Walker’s WEDC continues to fail to meet even basic standards of accountability and competence.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/24/2017
Press Release

Memo to Robin Vos: It Wasn’t Terrorism It Was ‘Executive Favor’

One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross released the following statements regarding the latest public fighting between Wisconsin Republicans.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/23/2017
Press Release

Right-Wing Florida Group Produces Campaign-Style Video Promoting Scott Walker

Scott Walker's 2018 Election Bid Kicks Off With Bradley Foundation Once Again Writing Checks to Support His Ambitions.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/20/2017
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Right-Wing Florida Group Produces Campaign-Style Video Promoting Scott Walker

Scott Walker has launched a campaign video, eerily at the same time as a 4 minute video featuring Walker is released by a group from Florida.
WRRD-AM
10/20/2017
Press Release

State Senate Committee to Consider ‘Riot’ Legislation

The legislation as introduced would create broad new definitions of what constitutes a “riot” and threaten peaceful protesters with criminal penalties...
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One Wisconsin Institute
10/19/2017
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ICYMI: Election Commission Head Statements on Voter ID Law

The head of the Wisconsin Election Commission agreed that the state’s strict voter ID law targeted specific communities.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/19/2017
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Lawmakers hold public hearing on bills that would make rioting a felony

“Whether the authors of this legislation like it or not... the Constitution continues to protect our rights to speech, to assembly and to free association.”
Daily Cardinal
10/19/2017
Press Release

Defense Attorney or District Attorney?

A sleazy last-minute budget deal between Gov. Scott Walker and three GOP state senators has raised legal questions and drawn a request for investigation.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/18/2017
Press Release

Scott Walker’s Reverse Field on National Anthem Comes with Fundraising Pitch

Gov. Scott Walker first said he'd, “leave it up to them” whether to join peaceful protests of National Anthem, but yesterday reversed field.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/17/2017
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Tragic Consequences as Turnaround Times for Tests at Crime Lab Grow

A dangerous repeat drunken driver was still on the road at least in part because of the turnaround time at the state crime lab.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/16/2017