Local Government

Local Government Issues

A consistent theme throughout Gov. Scott Walker’s administration has been power grabs, particularly from local government.

How Far Does Walker Open Records Slowdown Go?

MADISON, Wis. — A report that Gov. Walker’s gubernatorial campaign manager directed his Milwaukee County staff to “drag out” fulfilling requests under the state open records law for information related to a tragic incident involving the death of a young boy outside a county owned facility may not be an isolated incident, according to One […]

One Wisconsin Now Statements on Top Walker Aide Pleading Guilty to Felony Misconduct in Office

MADISON, Wis. — One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross released the following statements related to the announcement that Kelly Rindfleisch will plead guilty to one count of felony misconduct in public office for her actions as Deputy Chief of Staff to Scott Walker while he was Milwaukee County Executive: “You cannot understate the seriousness […]