Medicare Category Archive


  • Scott Walker’s Record on Health Care

    When it comes to Wisconsinites’ health and wellbeing, Gov. Scott Walker knows what should come first - his own political ambitions!

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/08/2015
  • As Tax Day Arrives, Will GOP Legislators Fail to Pay Their Fair Share, Again?

    Will Republicans and their businesses that have paid no state income tax in recent years will be joining the rest of us in paying for services like education, health care, public safety and roads.

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/14/2013
  • Tommy! Busted.

    MADISON, Wis. — In his run for United States Senate, Tommy Thompson has made numerous outlandish claims, and among the claims he’s been most vociferous about is, “I’ve lived my whole life...

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/26/2012
  • One Wisconsin Now to Welcome Milwaukee Marathoners to the ‘Paul Ryan Finish Line’

    One Wisconsin Now will be hosting a “Paul Ryan Finish Line” at mile 20 of Sunday’s Milwaukee Marathon to highlight how the Romney-Ryan plan comes up short for Wisconsin’s middle class families according to Executive Director Scot Ross.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/05/2012
  • Rep. Tiffany AWOL in Effort to Extend Waiver for SeniorCare Prescription Drug Program

    MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin’s SeniorCare program has helped state seniors save an estimated $100 million on the cost of their prescription drugs. Yet Rep. Tom Tiffany was conspicuously absent as a number...

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/23/2012
  • The Real Ryan Record: Failure, Fraud, Fealty

    Rep. Paul Ryan’s carefully crafted wonkish persona belies an abysmal record of failure and regressive social and economic agenda. The Real Ryan Record is failure, fraud and fealty to party bosses.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/28/2012
  • One Wisconsin Now Demands ‘Pick One, Paul’

    MADISON, Wis. — One Wisconsin Now is demanding newly-minted Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan “pick one” when it comes to running for election on the national ticket and for re-election to...

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/12/2012
  • Romney-Ryan: Millionaires Before the Middle Class

    The Romney-Ryan vision for American is the next generations being virtual indentured servants to student loan debt.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/10/2012
  • Paul’s Pals Sell Out Middle Class, Working Families, Farmers, Seniors and Students in Campaign Cash Grab

    U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, author of the “Ryan budget”, will be in Platteville and Monroe on Friday to headline fundraising events for State Representatives Travis Tranel and Howard Marklein.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/25/2012
  • Ron Johnson Says Younger People Have No Expectation of Having Any Medicare or Social Security

    Younger people have no expectation of having any Medicare or Social Security.

    Herald Times Reporter, 08/24/2011
  • One Wisconsin Now Launches Website: ‘Stuff Simac Says’

    MADISON, Wis. — The controversial, extremist and out of touch statements made by Tea Party fanatic Kim Simac are now catalogued and being added to daily at One Wisconsin Now’s website: http://www.onewisconsinnow.org/blog/2011/07/kim-simacs-disappearing-act.html....

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/28/2011
  • Wisconsin House GOP Has Koch Addiction

    MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Republican House members Paul Ryan, Sean Duffy and Reid Ribble managed to score $11,000 in campaign money from the Koch PAC last month, according to fillings at the...

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/21/2011
  • State Capitol ‘Run Against Walker’ to Focus on Walker, GOP Attacks on Health Care, Middle Class to Pay for $600 Million Corporate Tax Cuts

    MADISON, Wis. — Massive attacks against health care, education and middle class priorities launched by Gov. Scott Walker and the Republican legislative majority are the focus of a “Run Against Walker,” scheduled...

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/06/2011
  • Emily’s Post: Scott Walker and DHS Head Dennis Smith Pay Back Health Industry Donors

    According to an analysis of IRS and Wisconsin Campaign Finance Information System records conducted by One Wisconsin Now, “companies which currently administer Medicare Part D prescription drug plans in Wisconsin have donated...

    Isthmus, 03/23/2011
  • Walker’s ($)1.3 Million Reasons for Funneling Seniors Out of SeniorCare

    MADISON, Wis. — An analysis by One Wisconsin Now shows that companies which currently administer Medicare Part D prescription drug plans in Wisconsin have donated in last several years $1.3 million to...

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/22/2011
  • Paul Ryan’s Koch-Fueled Weekend

    MADISON, Wis. — U.S. House Republican Budget Chair Paul Ryan of Janesville traveled to a secret California fundraising junket this past weekend run by billionaires Charles and David Koch, the major financers...

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/02/2011
  • One Wisconsin Now Statements Regarding Paul Ryan’s Response to President Obama

    MADISON, Wis. — One Wisconsin Now released the following statements in advance of tonight’s Presidential State of the Union address and the planned response from U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin. “I...

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/24/2011
  • Republican Party of Wisconsin Running From Own Platform, Support for Social Security Privatization

    The RPW’s frivolous complaint to the GAB regarding its legislative candidates’ support for the Social Security privatization scheme, belies the RPW’s own state platform.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/25/2010
  • Wisconsin Seniors Calling Out Special Interest Medicare Con, Social Security Schemes

    MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin seniors took to the phone lines today to offer a reality check to their fellow Medicare and Social Security recipients who have been mislead by a barrage of...

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/21/2010
  • One Wisconsin Now’s Statements on Tonight’s ‘Republican Rally for Failure’ With John Stossel

    MADISON, Wis. — One Wisconsin Now released the following statements about tonight’s Americans for Prosperity health care opposition event, the ‘Republican Rally for Failure,’ hosted by corporate-accountability foe, ABC’s John Stossel: “Tonight’s...

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/25/2009
  • GOP Budget Architect Ryan Represents Wisconsin’s Three Highest Unemployed Cities

    MADISON, Wis. — Despite representing the three cities in Wisconsin with the highest unemployment rates, Rep. Paul Ryan has offered a GOP Madison budget plan to continue the reckless Bush economic policies...

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/01/2009
  • Paul Ryan’s Budget Record: Eight Straight Votes, $1 Trillion Budget Hike

    Paul Ryan voted for eight consecutive Republican budgets that led to this economic disaster. He failed us completely, so why would we listen to him now?

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/01/2009
  • Missing’ Egelhoff Extremist Blog Available at OWN’s ‘FoxPoliticsRevealed.com’

    MILWAUKEE, WI — After media reports revealed former Appleton City Council member Jo Egelhoff had removed the library of blog posts she had written from the “Fox Politics” website she owns, One...

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/26/2008
  • One Wisconsin Now Statements on WPRI’s ‘Healthy Wisconsin’ Attack

    George Lightbourn’s central thesis that Medicare and Medicaid were bad ideas, is as bankrupt as his previous work with Gov. Scott McCallum to sell off the $6 billion that would have come to the state from the tobacco settlement for pennies on the dollar.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/18/2008
  • OWN Fact Sheet – McSame Old, McSame Old

    With each passing week, food and gas prices climb higher and higher, while thousands of Americans are losing their jobs and their homes. Seniors are still forced to choose between buying food...

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/02/2008