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One Wisconsin Now

Join Our Fight to Restore Progressive Values to Public Policy in Wisconsin


Our Work

One Wisconsin Now & the Institute staff begin every morning with an intense discussion about how we’re going to make and break news that day. With our aggressive, around-the-clock communications we’ve established ourselves as the leading voice on state and national issues.
The UW Board of Regents seems more interested in attempting to appease right-wing politicians than protecting the rights of students.
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08/20/2019
Steve King is the subject of national condemnation for a rant explaining opposition to rape and incest exceptions to abortion bans.
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08/16/2019
Bigoted Views, Affiliations With Hate Group and Conflicts of Interest Cast Cloud Over Newest Member of State High Court.
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08/14/2019

A handful of Republicans in the state legislature have re-introduced legislation to protect right-wing hate speech on UW campuses.
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08/13/2019
Court opinions which Dan Kelly authored or joined and his positions on court rules show his extremism in action.
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08/01/2019
Robin Vos is refusing to make a simple workplace accommodation for a fellow state legislator who was paralyzed.
One Wisconsin Now
07/29/2019

In the three years since Judge Peterson’s ruling, Wisconsin voters have shown that they will vote when given the opportunity to vote.
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07/29/2019
Republican state legislators revealed they will propose a plan to increase tuition at University of Wisconsin schools.
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07/25/2019
Supreme Court Justice Dan Kelly took campaign money from board members of group representing plaintiffs while deciding their case.
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07/22/2019


In the News

Our earned media success includes dozens of national television appearances, a regular spot on a weekly political talk show, and tens of thousands of media hits generated from our in-house research and communication programs.

A federal judge ruled [that] Robin Vos and Rep. John Nygren, both Republicans, had infringed on the group's First Amendment rights.

Attorneys for a liberal group will be paid $200,000 by taxpayers because Republican state lawmakers blocked the group on Twitter.

Wisconsin taxpayers will hand over $200,000 to a liberal organization's lawyers because Republican lawmakers blocked the group on Twitter.

Leigh Mills sits down with the analysts to discuss Hagedorn's admission into the Supreme Court and gun control.

During the 2018 campaign, opponents focused on Walker’s plane use, including the number of flights that were 50 miles or less.

Board of Regents will hold a public hearing on its plan weeks before students return to campus

“Republicans and their allies are trying to reverse the results of an election,” said Mike Browne of One Wisconsin Now.

Republicans and their allies like those bringing the lawsuit want to overturn the results of the November election.

He has also spent time ... working for the liberal organization One Wisconsin Now.

Analiese joins Matt Rothschild in the Madison studios to talk the state budget, student loan debt and soccer.

Analiese Eicher, executive director of the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, said Johnson's comments were unfair.

Mike Browne, deputy director of liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, said the GOP proposal is "ludicrous".

However one liberal advocacy group, One Wisconsin Now, said it would do more harm than good.

According to One Wisconsin Now... more than one million Wisconsinites carry $24 billion in total student-loan debt.

Trumps Twitter controversy, Wisconsins new budget and a preview of the 2nd Democratic debate in Detroit.


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Meet the Team

One Wisconsin staff are experts in opposition and educational research, media communications, and online campaigns. We are the progressive information hub for allied organizations and tens of thousands of activists across the state.

Analiese Eicher

Executive Director

Analiese is the executive director at partner organizations One Wisconsin Now and One Wisconsin Institute. As program director, she primarily works on two programs: fighting the trillion dollar student loan debt crisis and protecting the right to vote.

Prior to joining One Wisconsin, Analiese served as the government relations director and chief lobbyist for United Council of UW Students and as District 5 Supervisor on the Dane County Board. She currently serves as the vice chair of the Emerge WI Board and as soccer coach to a great team of kids.

She is a proud UW-Madison Badger and lives in Sun Prairie, WI.


Mike Browne

Deputy Director

Mike has been involved in progressive politics in Wisconsin for two decades – working for leadership in the Wisconsin Senate and Assembly, progressive political candidates and issue organizations at the state and local level.

Serving as the communications director for two Senate Democratic Leaders, including the leader of the “Wisconsin 14”, has given Mike extensive experience working with state and national media to deliver the progressive viewpoint on issues. His involvement as a top policy aide in the development of state budgets and other legislation has provided Mike with a broad understanding of state issues and the implications of policy initiatives.

Mike lives in Madison and has two children.


Joanna Beilman-Dulin

Research Director

A west coast native, Joanna moved to Wisconsin to attend UW-Madison to study music performance. She quickly became involved in progressive politics and decided to devote her professional life to improving life and opportunities for her wider community.

Prior to working at One Wisconsin Now, Joanna worked in the Wisconsin State Legislature for eight years, during which she focused on policy analysis and research. She has also served as membership and finance director for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin and worked on several local and statewide campaigns.

Joanna is a proud graduate of UW Law School. During law school, she served in the Consumer Law Litigation Clinic, where she focused on cases and policy analysis related to payday lending, truth in lending, and the Wisconsin Consumer Act.

Joanna lives in Madison with her husband and two children.


Cody Oliphant

Online Director

Cody currently oversees online communications, web development, and graphic design at One Wisconsin Now & the Institute, having served previously as Deputy Research Director from 2009 to 2012.

As a student at a University of Wisconsin college, Cody was a reporter and editor of the student newspaper. In 2008, he graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in political science and began an internship at our organization. A lifelong resident of Wisconsin, Cody grew up in Viola, a small community in the Kickapoo Valley in the southwestern part of the state.

Cody and his family live in Cottage Grove with their cat, Pearl.


Bill Stephen

Board President

Stephanie Bloomingdale

Vice President

David Sensenbrenner

Secretary / Treasurer

Pat Kreitlow

Board Member

John Grabel

Board Member

Sara Geenen

Board Member

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