Bradley Foundation Watch

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  • Will Wisconsin ‘Money Badger’ Back Gov. Walker’s Quest for Presidential Super PAC Cash?

    Recent media report included Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on a list of suitors seeking an audience with GOP mega-donor and Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/05/2012
  • The Wisconsin ‘Money Badger’s’ Bad Night

    Last night proved that, in a fair fight, progressives win and the people of Wisconsin will reject right-wing policies that take their rights and favor the wealthy and corporations over the middle class and working families.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/06/2012
  • VC Sends Voter Fraud Message Via Billboards

    Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now (a civil rights group), issued a statement Monday raising several questions for the Einhorns.

    Upstart Business Journal, 11/05/2012
  • This Week in Voter Supression Highlights Dark Money investigation

    On this week’s Melissa Harris-Perry show, Perry highlighted a joint investigation by theGrio and One Wisconsin Now that uncovered the secret funderbehind a series of billboards that popped up in minority areas around Milwaukee, Wisconsin in...

    theGrio, 11/04/2012
  • Foundation Behind ‘Voter Fraud’ Billboards Exposed

    Thanks to reporting done by The Grio's Joy Reid and the advocacy organization One Wisconsin Now, Melissa Harris-Perry is able to name names for 'This Week In Voter Suppression” in exposing the foundation behind billboards that splashed false information on voter fraud.

    MSNBC, 11/03/2012
  • Exclusive: More True the Vote Poll Watching Materials Wrong

    One Wisconsin Now has uncovered more flaws in materials being distributed to Wisconsin poll watchers by the racist, right wing Texas outfit True the Vote.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/01/2012
  • Bradley Foundation Bankrolls Controversial Billboards

    Although the Einhorn Family Foundation admitted to being the “private family foundation” behind the controversial “Voter Fraud is a Felony!” billboards that recently appeared in neighborhoods of color in Milwaukee and two Ohio cities,...

    PR Watch, 11/01/2012
  • War on Democracy

    One Wisconsin Now notes that “In 2010, Reince Priebus was cited by name, in an aborted voter caging plot targeting minorities and college students."

    Brad Blog, 11/01/2012
  • Commentary: Voter Intimidation and Our Obligation to Fight Back

    Through investigative work by The Grio and One Wisconsin Now, it was discovered that the Einhorn Family Foundation was behind the ads.

    BET, 10/31/2012
  • Romney Campaign Touted Support of Foundation Head Behind Voter Suppression Effort

    Grebe's support for these voter suppression efforts was reprehensible and Romney's campaign will be no better if it fails to denounce them immediately.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/31/2012
  • One Wisconsin Now Uncovers More Problems With Right Wing Poll Watcher Training

    One Wisconsin Now has uncovered Texas-based True the Vote’s Wisconsin poll watcher training materials also feature incomplete and incorrect information.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/30/2012
  • Bradley Foundation Helped Pay for 2010 Voter Fraud Sign

    The liberal organization One Wisconsin Now was the first to disclose the role the Einhorn foundation had in footing the bill for the billboards. Scot Ross, head of the Madison-based group, called it “reprehensible” that...

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10/30/2012
  • Einhorn Foundation Confirms It Paid for ‘Voter Fraud’ Billboards in Wis.

    An obscure family foundation has confirmed that it paid for a billboard advertising campaign warning of the legal penalties for voter fraud.

    America's Black Holocaust Museum, 10/30/2012
  • Venture Capitalist Behind Fraud Billboards

    TheGrio and One Wisconsin Now first reported Monday that the billboards were funded by the Einhorn Family Foundation. In a statement, the Einhorns confirmed that they were behind the ads.

    Washington Post, 10/30/2012
  • Author of Voter Fraud Billboards Steps Forward

    The renters of the Milwaukee-area billboards stating voter fraud is a felony were revealed Monday night after an investigation by One Wisconsin Now and African-American news website The Grio.

    Badger Herald, 10/30/2012
  • Venture Capitalist Revealed As Mystery Buyer of Voter Fraud Bills

    The group questioned “why the Einhorns only felt it was necessary to target legal voters in minority communities” and why they hid “behind the cowardly veil of anonymity.

    Raw Story, 10/29/2012
  • Einhorns Confirm One Wisconsin Now/theGrio Investigation: Admit Purchase of Voter Suppression Billboards

    The Einhorn Family Foundation confirmed an investigation by theGrio and One WI Now and admitted it was the previously-anonymous funder of voter suppression billboards.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/29/2012
  • Family Admits It Paid for Voter Fraud Billboards

    One Wisconsin Now was among the groups criticizing the billboards’ owner, Clear Channel Outdoor, for allowing the anonymous signs.

    Wisconsin Radio Network, 10/29/2012
  • Right Wing Foundation Revealed As Funder of Voter-intimidating Billboards

    After outstanding detective work, One Wisconsin Now and theGrio revealed that funding to buy voter-intimidating ads came from the Einhorn Family Foundation.

    DailyKos, 10/29/2012
  • Who’s Right in County Budge Battle?

    The liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now and the African-American website theGrio tracked down the information and reported it.

    Urban Milwaukee, 10/29/2012
  • Little Known Wisconsin Foundation Behind ‘voter Fraud’ Billboards

    When Scot Ross heard about more than a dozen billboards going up in largely minority neighborhoods around Cleveland, Ohio, bearing ominous images of the legal penalties for voter fraud, the story had a familiar ring.

    theGrio, 10/28/2012
  • Revealed: Joint Investigation by One Wisconsin Now & TheGrio Uncovers Anonymous Funder of Voter Suppression Billboards

    This was not an act of free speech, but an expression of racism as despicable as the 'whites only' signs of the Jim Crow South.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/28/2012
  • Venture Capitalist Einhorn Paid for Voter Fraud Billboards

    Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, issued a statement Monday raising several questions for the Einhorns.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10/28/2012
  • Dark Money Fueled by Little-Known Organizations

    Scot Ross of "One Wisconsin Now" joins Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests to dig into the details on the Bradley Foundation, what is called the "big granddaddy of political money that no one knows about."

    MSNBC, 10/27/2012
  • Statements on Clear Channel Decision to Remove Voter Suppression Billboards

    These billboards were an assault on the voters and the people of Wisconsin deserve to know who paid to attack the sacred right to vote in such an unseemly manner.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 10/20/2012
  • Over 2,000 Sign One Wisconsin Now Petition Demanding Clear Channel Yank Racist Voter Suppression Billboards

    More than 2,000 people have signed One Wisconsin Now's petition demanding Clear Channel remove the voter suppression billboards targeting minority communities in Milwaukee.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/19/2012
  • Clear Channel Owes Public Exposure of Racist Voter Suppression Billboards’ Client

    One Wisconsin Institute joined community leaders and organizations in Milwaukee for a press conference about the dozens of voter suppression billboards, targeting communities of color.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 10/14/2012
  • Swing-State Billboards Warning Against Voter Fraud Stir Backlash

    “I think that these billboards are designed to suppress the vote. That is their intention,” says Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Institute.

    NPR, 10/07/2012
  • Memo: Follow the Money

    You've also probably seen the ads paid for by the special interests benefitting from tax giveaways, consumer protection rollbacks and lax public safety regulation enforcement by the Walker administration.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/21/2012
  • Anatomy of a Right-wing Smear Campaign, Volume One

    On Tuesday, the community and labor group Wisconsin Jobs Now was cleared of wrongdoing during this summer's recall elections against Senate Republicans.

    Cody Oliphant, 12/06/2011
  • Senate Republicans Make Taxpayers Finance Corporate ALEC Group

    Twelve current Wisconsin Republican state Senators have forced taxpayers to finance their private membership in the corporate special interest group ALEC.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/08/2011
  • Wisconsin Senators Paying Corporate ALEC Membership With Tax Dollars

    We obtained documents showing that 12 current Republican members of the State Senate are forcing you to pay the cost for their private membership in ALEC.

    Scot Ross, 05/07/2011