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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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12/08/2017
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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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12/01/2017
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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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GOP Sen. Ron Johnson: McCain’s brain tumor might have been factor in no vote on health care

I'm not gonna speak for John McCain — he has a brain tumor right now.
CNN
08/09/2017
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One Wisconsin Now Statements on Ron Johnson Vote

Their vote will mean critical health care coverage will be stripped from millions of Americans and many more will pay more for coverage and receive less care.
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07/25/2017
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Wisconsin Senator’s Health Care Stance Welcomed Back Home

"People should do their due diligence to convince Ron Johnson that they can't fix this bill," said Scot Ross, leader of a liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now.
Associated Press
06/27/2017
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Integrity of Courts Requires Halting Consideration of Trump Nominees

The U.S. Senate should delay action on Donald Trump’s nominees until mounting questions about his administration are resolved
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05/16/2017
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From 2015-16 Scott Walker, Ron Johnson Had Opinions About Classified Materials

Scott Walker & Ron Johnson but have nothing to say about their party’s leader handing over classified information to one of our nation’s biggest enemies, Russia.
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05/16/2017
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GOP Owes People Answers On Special Privileges for Congress in Health Care Repeal

Reports Say Republicans in Congress to Give Selves Special Protection From Insurance Company Abuses in Latest Version of Bill to Repeal Affordable Care Act.
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04/26/2017
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Wisconsin GOP Standing With Trump Also Standing Against Student Loan Borrowers

Donald Trump is visiting Kenosha today and U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, Gov. Scott Walker and State Assembly Speaker Robin Vos will be standing alongside him on stage.
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04/18/2017
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Ron Johnson Puts Donald Trump Before Wisconsin

“Today, Tammy Baldwin stood up for the people of Wisconsin and Ron Johnson stood up for Donald Trump.”
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04/07/2017
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Going Nuclear to Confirm Right-Wing Supreme Court Nominee Destructive to America

Wisconsin attorneys and activists spoke out in opposition to right-wing judge Neil Gorsuch and the U.S. Senate GOP scheme to impose a “nuclear option” rule.
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04/06/2017
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Will Senator Ron Johnson Put Patriotism Before Partisan Political Power Play?

It’s his choice whether he stands up for the independence of our courts or puts partisan politics before the integrity of our democracy.
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04/03/2017
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Republican Congressional Delegation Owes Wisconsin Answers About TrumpCare

Here are the questions to which Wisconsin constituents are owed answers by the Republican Congressional delegation of Senator Ron Johnson and U.S. Representatives.
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03/08/2017
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Three Questions Sen. Ron Johnson Must Answer on Sessions Scandal

One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross suggested Wisconsin U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson needed to answer these three questions about the Jeff Sessions scandal.
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03/02/2017
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Sen. Johnson Concerned with “Call Overload”

Groups like One Wisconsin Now have used social media to criticize Johnson's votes confirming Trump cabinet nominees, most notably Betsy DeVos.
WDJT-TV
02/10/2017
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Sen. Ron Johnson to Fast Track Setting Clock Back on Civil Rights

Sen. Ron Johnson appears on board for the fast tracking of Donald Trump’s nomination of Jeff Sessions to be the U.S. Attorney General
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01/06/2017
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Jenni Dye: It shouldn’t take Christmas miracle for Ron Johnson to do his job

Will Sen. Ron Johnson and the GOP deliver on a judge to fill the longest-running federal judicial vacancy in the nation – or will they deliver a lump of coal?
Capital Times
12/16/2016
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Wis. Comrades to Welcome Trump, Whitewash Russian Attempts to Influence Elections

Top Wisconsin Republicans have announced they will be standing with Donald Trump on stage this evening as he visits Wisconsin.
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12/13/2016
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It Shouldn’t Take a Christmas Miracle for Ron Johnson to Do His Job

Instead of trying to rig federal courts for partisan gain, Johnson and his GOP colleagues should give American people the gift of democracy this holiday season.
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12/08/2016
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‘Unbelievable’: Wisconsin political observers continue to marvel at Trump, Johnson victories

Scot Ross, executive director of the liberal group One Wisconsin Now, also credited a "tidal wave of money" that buoyed Johnson.
Capital Times
11/10/2016
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Sen. Ron Johnson Is On a Bus Tour With a Trump

In the closing days of his 2016 campaign, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson is reportedly on a bus tour with Donald Trump’s son, Eric.
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11/04/2016
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Feingold, Johnson differ on addressing college costs

One Wisconsin Now, a liberal advocacy group based in Madison, was one of the earliest advocates for addressing the student loan debt issue.
Associated Press
10/31/2016
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Has Johnson Unwittingly Explained Why He’s Refusing to Do His Job?

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson Compares U.S. Constitution to a Contract, Then Tells Students, ‘You Rarely Read the Full Contract’
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10/27/2016
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Sen. Ron Johnson to Donald Trump: Do As I Say, Not As I Do

We count on our courts to protect our rights and ensure everyone is treated equally by the law. It’s why they matter so much.
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10/21/2016
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Plain Talk: Look behind white board at real Ron Johnson

One Wisconsin Now, which has been a tireless advocate for student loan relief, has labeled Johnson the worst U.S. senator on the student loan crisis.
Capital Times
10/19/2016
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Student Loan Debt a Defining Issue Between Russ Feingold and Sen. Ron Johnson

The latest increase in the burden of student debt adds urgency to what has been a defining issue in the 2016 race for the U.S. Senate in Wisconsin.
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10/18/2016
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How Does Ron Johnson Justify His Own Record on Sexual Assault Issues?

Sen. Ron Johnson has shown he’s going to stand by Donald Trump, despite mounting evidence his endorsed presidential candidate is a sexual predator.
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10/17/2016
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Sen. Ron Johnson Confirms He's Still the Worst on Student Loan Debt Crisis

Ron Johnson repeated his opposition to letting borrowers refinance their loans and went on to declare too much financial aid for students was the problem.
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10/07/2016
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Activists Highlight Federal Judicial Vacancy Crisis at Sen. Ron Johnson’s Office

As part of a national day of action, Wisconsin members of the Why Courts Matter coalition visited Ron Johnson’s Milwaukee office to deliver 92 miniature chairs.
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10/04/2016
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Ron Johnson concerned about citizenship ‘rush,’ Russian ‘meddling’ before election

Scot Ross, executive director of the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, said Johnson was "channeling his inner Donald Trump" with those comments.
Capital Times
09/30/2016
In the News

Tammy Baldwin urges Senate to fill 7th Circuit judicial vacancy

The Democratic senator was joined on the call by One Wisconsin Now research director Jenni Dye and Legal Progress vice president Michele Jawando.
Capital Times
09/20/2016
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Globe Univ. Supporter Ron Johnson Has Explaining to Do After Court Fraud Ruling

According to media reports, a Minnesota judge has ruled that the for-profit Globe University has violated state consumer protection and fraud laws.
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09/12/2016
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Sen. Ron Johnson Shows Up at Work, But Will He Do His Job?

After a lengthy summer recess Sen. Ron Johnson and the U.S. Senate are scheduled to return to work today. But the question is: will he do his job?
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09/07/2016
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As ITT Tech Shuts Doors, Top GOP Provide Aid & Comfort to For-Profit Colleges

ITT Tech announced it's closing immediately, leaving hundreds of Wisconsin students in limbo, while Republicans give aid and comfort to predatory for-profits.
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09/07/2016
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Ron Johnson’s Unhinged Radio Rant on Opposition to Student Debt Reforms

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson has certainly earned his Ph.D. in Washington D.C. doublespeak with his outburst this week.
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09/02/2016
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Sen. Ron Johnson has another awkward campaign moment

Ron Johnson is suggesting that poor single moms take jobs in the day care centers watching their children, a practice Wisconsin restricted seven years ago.
Associated Press
09/01/2016
In the News

Group calls out Johnson on high court

“What he’s saying is, ‘I got him this far, but I’m not going to get him any further,’ ” Pines told reporters on a conference call organized by the liberal One Wisconsin Institute.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
08/31/2016
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Wisconsin Attorneys Call on Sen. Ron Johnson to Do His Job

Judge Merrick Garland has now waited a record 168 days without a committee hearing or confirmation vote on his nomination to the nation’s high court.
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08/31/2016
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What Is it With Republican Support of For-Profit College Scams?

Scott Walker and Ron Johnson oppose allowing more than 500,000 Wisconsin student loan borrowers to refinance their loans, just like you can a mortgage.
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08/26/2016
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Critics howl in response to Ron Johnson’s call to replace college instructors with videos

“We know Ron Johnson graduated from college 40 years ago, but we assumed it was from a university here on planet Earth,” quipped Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now.
Capital Times
08/23/2016
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Ron Johnson Says We Should Replace College with Video Tapes

We know Ron Johnson graduated from college 40 years ago, but we assumed it was from a university here on planet Earth.
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08/19/2016
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Billboard Encourages People to Tell Ron Johnson to Support Student Loan Debt Reforms

On the critical issue of student debt and college affordability, Sen. Ron Johnson could not be worse.
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08/15/2016
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Republican National Convention Student Loan Debt Tally...

Speeches of three Wisconsin officials – Reps. Paul Ryan and Sean Duffy and Sen. Ron Johnson – contained zero references to the crisis of student debt.
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07/20/2016
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Sen. Ron Johnson Going on Recess Instead of Doing His Job

As the United States Senate prepares to skip town, Sen. Ron Johnson and his Republican colleagues have left important work undone.
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07/15/2016
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Senate Colleagues to Request Sen. Ron Johnson Do His Job

Several of Sen. Ron Johnson’s colleagues will take to the floor of the United States Senate today and request votes on a series of nominees to fill judicial vacancies.
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07/12/2016
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Johnson Should Apologize, Not Brag, About Student Loan Debt Record

He’s stood in the way of common sense refinancing to help millions of borrowers across the nation and in Wisconsin.
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07/12/2016
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Day 100 of Sen. Ron Johnson Refusing to Do His Job

Ron Johnson has now spent 100 days ignoring the oath he swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution and refusing to do his job.
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06/24/2016
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