Bradley Foundation Watch

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  • One Wisconsin Now Files Federal Election Commission Complaint Over Sen. Johnson’s Failure to Disclose Legal Fees

    One Wisconsin Now has filed a complaint with the FEC alleging Johnson improperly failed to disclose expenditures associated with his lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/14/2014
  • Sen. Ron Johnson Is Suing Over Health Care, But Who’s Paying?

    Despite declaring he could use campaign funds to cover legal costs, a review of Johnson's campaign finance reports reveal no incurred obligations or expenditures related to the suit.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/12/2014
  • One Wisconsin Now Calls for Feds to Deploy Election Observers in Wisconsin for November 2014 Election

    In a letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, One Wisconsin Now is requesting the federal DOJ send observers to Wisconsin for the November 2014 General Election.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/06/2014
  • Big Money Donors Prepare to Open Wallets

    Joy Reid and One Wisconsin Now's Scot Ross look at how the Supreme Court obliterated post-Watergate campaign finance protections against "big money" trying to buy American elections.

    MSNBC, 04/03/2014
  • U.S. Senator Ron Johnson Attack on Affordable Care Act Tagged As ‘Political Stunt’, Even by Fellow Republicans

    Who would have thought that the best characterization of the legal action announced by Sen. Johnson today would come from fellow Wisconsin Republican Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner?

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/06/2014
  • Will Scott Walker Run in 2016?

    Governor Walker has access to an ungodly amount of money. His campaign co-chair runs the $500 million right wing funding Bradley foundation. His largest donor is the wealthiest woman in Wisconsin.

    MSNBC, 11/24/2013
  • S Is for Shill

    This report exposes the web of right-wing funders advancing a radical school privatization agenda through the use of Wisconsin-based front groups, with special focus on the Bradley Foundation, headed by Scott Walker's campaign co-chair Michael Grebe.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 11/13/2013
  • Wisconsin Ensnared in $83 Million National Propaganda and Privatization Web Spun by Radical Right-Wing Funders

    A new report from One Wisconsin Now exposes a web of right-wing funders advancing a radical privatization agenda through the use of Wisconsin-based front groups.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/13/2013
  • Latest Enrollment Statistics Expose Unaccountable Private School Voucher Expansion Scam

    The state Department of Public Instruction today released official enrollment counts for students in the expanded private school voucher program.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/29/2013
  • One Wisconsin Now to Join ‘Public Education Is a Civil Right’ March, Rally

    One Wisconsin Now will join public education supporters from across the state at Saturday's 'Public Education Is a Civil Right' march and rally.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/17/2013
  • Will Gov. Walker Share Anti-Voter Tips on Alabama Visit?

    Jim Crow of the 1960s has nothing on Scott Walker when it comes to trying to keep legal voters from voting in free and fair elections.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/22/2013
  • Private School Voucher Scam: 75% of Applicants for Statewide Expansion of Taxpayer Funded Private School Vouchers Not Currently Attending Public Schools

    Seventy-five percent of the students applying for a taxpayer funded voucher are not coming from public schools, including 67% who were already in private schools.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/14/2013
  • Bradley Foundation Dollars Continued to Fuel Right Wing Noise Machine in 2012

    According to documents reviewed by One Wisconsin Now, staples of the state right wing noise machine were once again beneficiaries of the largesse of Michael Grebe in 2012.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/17/2013
  • 139 ALEC Bills in 2013 Promote a Private, For-Profit Education Model

    The Milwaukee-based Bradley Foundation is one of the top school privatization funders in the country, currently spending over $31 million over the past eleven years promoting “school choice” nationwide, according to One...

    PR Watch, 07/15/2013
  • School Choice Will Destroy Wisconsin Education

    A well-rounded education is not a business, it's a right. Let’s keep government funding in Wisconsin’s public school system.

    Emily Ashlin, 06/23/2013
  • One Wisconsin Now Begins 20-day Report on Walker’s “depressing Failures”

    Scott Walker is marking his 20th year serving in office in Wisconsin. So to commemorate the occasion, One Wisconsin Now has begun a 20-day report on Walker’s “depressing failures” while in office....

    Capital Times, 06/13/2013
  • From Ailes to Yuval: Bradley Foundation’s Latest Prize Awards Reveal Right-Wing Propaganda Campaign at Work

    The Milwaukee-based Bradley Foundation annually doles out no-strings attached $250,000 “awards” to selected individuals. This year's recipients include Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/12/2013
  • #WalkerAt20: Bradley Foundation Errand Boy

    There's no bigger funder of the right-wing noise machine and radical agenda of unaccountable education privatization than the Bradley Foundation.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/12/2013
  • See How the Bradley Foundation Influences the Right-Wing Infrastructure

    From Michael Grebe and Scott Walker to Paul Ryan and the Tea Party, see how the Bradley Foundation funds the right wing infrastructure.

    Cody Oliphant, 06/10/2013
  • #WalkerAt20: Failing Democracy

    The rights of voters to participate in free and fair elections, and have confidence that their vote will be counted is fundamental to our democracy. No one has failed them more than Gov. Walker.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/09/2013
  • Fast Food Workers in 5 Cities Stage High Profile Strikes

    Fast food workers in Milwaukee went on strike this week demanding a doubling of the minimum wage. How successful will their efforts be as they join a growing movement for better pay? Executive Director of One Wisconsin Now Scot Ross joins the Melissa Harris-Perry panel.

    MSNBC, 05/19/2013
  • Is Wisconsin ‘Money Badger’ Michael Grebe Paying Fox News Head Big Bucks for Fawning Media Coverage of His Favorite Wisconsin Politicians?

    Fox News Chair and CEO Roger Ailes is in line for a big payday courtesy of Michael Grebe, head of the Bradley Foundation and co-chair of Gov. Scott Walker's campaign.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/13/2013
  • Right-wing Groups Made Wis. Their Testing Ground for School Choice

    One Wisconsin Now recently published a detailed report on the Bradley foundation. Scot Ross states that Bradley is “the most powerful organization in America that no one seems to know about.” One...

    Isthmus, 05/08/2013
  • Sen. Rick Gudex Pledges Budget Vote to Education Privatization Cartel

    Gudex took an extraordinary vow, promising to vote against the entire state budget unless it contained a statewide expansion of the unaccountable private school voucher program.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/02/2013
  • Walker Campaign Co-Chair’s Foundation Funds Group Suing MATC Over Taxpayer-Finance Savings Plan

    The lawsuit by the WILL over a contract signed by the MATC comes thanks to the CEO of the Bradley Foundation, which has contributed $500,000 to WILL.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/01/2013
  • Ex-Indiana Governor Wins $250,000 Prize From Bradley Foundation

    Last week, the liberal One Wisconsin Now reported that the Bradley Foundation has given $31 million since 2001 to groups and individuals supporting private school vouchers.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 04/25/2013
  • Massive Bradley Foundation Education Privatization Campaign Exposed

    New research from One Wisconsin Now reveals a web of right-wing groups are part of a $31 million plus propaganda campaign pushing a massive privatization of public education in Wisconsin.

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/19/2013
  • Gov. Walker’s Misplaced Budget Priorities: Education Privatization Devastating to Public Schools

    An analysis of Gov. Walker's 2013-15 budget plan reveals a massive increase in the percentage of state taxpayer dollars going to the unaccountable private school voucher program.

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/10/2013
  • State of the State? More Like State of Gov. Scott Walker’s Presidential Campaign.

    It is no coincidence that the first post-November election comments on his policy agenda for the coming year were made by Gov. Scott Walker at the Reagan library in California

    Scot Ross, 01/10/2013
  • ‘Money Badger’ Minions Fight to Save Voter Suppression Efforts

    Wisconsin's right wing noise machine is attacking the GAB for estimating GOP efforts to repeal same day voter registration will cost the GAB at least $7.2 million.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/11/2012
  • Einhorns Expand Their State Political Scandal Portfolio

    Authorities should immediately open an investigation into the circumstances surrounding Capital Midwest being granted management of $1 million of taxpayer funds through WHEDA.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/09/2012
  • Wisconsin ‘Money Badger’s’ Paw Prints Uncovered In Attack on Worker Rights in Michigan

    Wisconsin's 'Money Badger', Michael Grebe, appears to have his paws in the attack on worker rights in Michigan according to One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/06/2012