Women Category Archive


  • ICYMI: Dan Kelly Campaign Hiding Endorsement of Group That Wants to Outlaw Birth Control and Abortion

    Dan Kelly’s campaign has been curiously silent about the support it is getting from a group that wants to outlaw most common forms of birth control.

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/22/2020
  • Right-Wing Group That Wants to Criminalize Abortion Backs Dan Kelly State Supreme Court Campaign

    A right-wing group that supports criminalizing abortion in Wisconsin is backing Dan Kelly’s state Supreme Court campaign.

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/15/2020
  • State Helps Fund Murky Pro-Life Group

    The idea of a direct state grant of $500,000 to Choose Life Wisconsin is questioned by Analiese Eicher of One Wisconsin Now.

    Urban Milwaukee, 09/10/2019
  • Right-Wing Legislators Propose Spending $500,000 a Year on Misinformation Campaign Targeting Wisconsin Women

    A bill proposed by two Republican legislators would require state taxpayers to give $500,000 a year to fake women’s health centers.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 09/06/2019
  • Right-Wing Legislators Who Want to Outlaw Abortion and Birth Control Now Targeting Science

    Right-wing legislators who support amending the state constitution to outlaw birth control are targeting science with a new proposal.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 09/05/2019
  • Twenty-Five Wisconsin Republicans Share the Views of Rep. Steve King

    Steve King is the subject of national condemnation for a rant explaining opposition to rape and incest exceptions to abortion bans.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 08/16/2019
  • Dan Kelly’s Time on State High Court Answers the Question — Yes, He’s an Extremist

    Court opinions which Dan Kelly authored or joined and his positions on court rules show his extremism in action.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/01/2019
  • One Wisconsin Now Joins Coalition Denouncing Activities of Radical Group Operation Save America

    One Wisconsin Now joined with a coalition of groups supporting women’s access to abortion and comprehensive health care.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/18/2019
  • Senate Republicans Reject Expanding Health Care, Pursue Dangerous Abortion Bans

    Republicans in control of the state Senate are poised to intervene in health care decisions being made by Wisconsin women.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/05/2019
  • No Gifts For Mothers As Republican Legislature Undermines Women’s Health in Wisconsin

    ‘These Guys Need to Show Women the Respect We Deserve’

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/10/2019
  • Scott Walker Posts Picture of Himself in Jeans ‘In Support of Sexual Assault Victims, I’m Wearing Jeans on #DenimDay’

    Overall, [Scott] Walker’s record on policies impacting women is abysmal at best.

    Second Nexus, 04/24/2019
  • Scott Walker Wore Jeans for Sexual Assault Awareness, and Twitter Is Reminding Him of His Misogynist Past

    One Wisconsin Now, a progressive non-profit advocacy group, called him “one of, if not the, worst politician in America for women.”

    Daily Dot, 04/24/2019
  • April 2 Is Pay Equity Day in Wisconsin

    Marking the day women would, on average, have to work until to equal the wage earned by a man in calendar year 2018.

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/02/2019
  • Brian Hagedorn Supports Court Action That Would Criminalize Abortion in Wisconsin

    Brian Hagedorn continues to call to reverse the Supreme Court’s Roe decision, the result of which would be to criminalize abortion.

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/12/2019
  • Extremist Group That Demands Allegiance to Their Agenda of Rewriting Constitution to Outlaw Birth Control and Ban Abortion in All Circumstances Endorses Brian Hagedorn

    A right-wing group whose agenda includes outlawing birth control announced they’re endorsing Supreme Court candidate Brian Hagedorn.

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/05/2019
  • Supreme Court Candidate Judge Hagedorn Defends Controversial Blog Posts

    One Wisconsin Now Research Director Joanna Beilman-Dulin said Hagedorn can’t be trusted to be fair and impartial on the court.

    WKOW-TV, 02/04/2019
  • One Wisconsin Now Statements on Baraboo High School Nazi Salute Photo

    Republicans leading Wisconsin state government have sat silently and refused to stand up to Trump and denounce his racism, xenophobia and sexism.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/12/2018
  • Louise Lyall: Brad Schimel Fails Women and Victims

    Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel has proved time and time again that his first and most important priority is supporting the conservative agenda at the expense of women and of rape survivors.

    Capital Times, 11/04/2018
  • Scott Walker Says He Respects Others, Regardless of Their Beliefs* in Television Ad

    *Unless You’re a Woman, Person of Color, Migrant Family, Student or Sex Assault Survivor

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/29/2018
  • Brad Schimel Fails Women and Victims

    Brad Schimel has proved time and time again that his first and most important priority is supporting the conservative agenda at the expense of women and of rape survivors.

    Louise Lyall, 10/26/2018
  • Democrats Accuse Brad Schimel of Being Lenient in Prosecuting Child Sexual Assault Crimes

    "This ... is part of a pattern of behavior with Brad Schimel," said One Wisconsin Now, about the cases that involve sentences far below maximum penalties.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10/26/2018
  • Brad Schimel Wants TV Ad Exposing Deals for Sex Criminals When He Was District Attorney Pulled From Airwaves

    According to media reports, now that Brad Schimel is the subject of campaign ads noting his failures, he is trying to get the spots taken off the air.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/25/2018
  • Racist, Sexist to Appear at Republican Campaign Rally in Mosinee on Wednesday … Donald Trump Will Be There Too

    Scott Walker won’t be the only racist, sexist politician on stage at a campaign rally at the Mosinee airport tomorrow, joining him will be Donald Trump.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/23/2018
  • Donald Trump Attacks Victim of Sexual Assault, Again. Scott Walker and Brad Schimel Silent, Again.

    One Wisconsin Now Program Director Analiese Eicher demanded Gov. Scott Walker and Attorney General Brad Schimel speak out on behalf of sexual assault survivors.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/03/2018
  • Scott Walker, Brad Schimel Stand With Brett Kavanaugh and Sexual Assault

    Scott Walker and Brad Schimel want to put a man who committed sexual assault on the United States Supreme Court for the next 30 years.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/28/2018
  • ‘It’s a Terrible Sisterhood’: Madison Women Share Their Stories While Watching Kavanaugh Hearing

    The men she has spoken to about the Kavanaugh case in light of the #MeToo movement are seeing a lot of perspectives they never understood, said Louise Lyall.

    Capital Times, 09/28/2018
  • Brad Schimel: Brett Kavanaugh Apologist

    The fact Brad Schimel still thinks Brett Kavanaugh is qualified is an indication that Brad Schimel is not qualified to be Wisconsin's attorney general.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/27/2018
  • The Courage of Dr. Ford a Powerful Contrast With the Cowardice of Scott Walker

    The courageous testimony of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford today stands in contrast with the behavior of Scott Walker in regard to the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/27/2018
  • Brad Schimel As Prosecutor on Sexual Assault Cases: Light Sentences and Alarming Comments About Victims

    A news report today adds disturbing context to Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel’s current coddling of an accused assault perpetrator.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/25/2018
  • Brad Schimel Did Not Seek Jail Time for 17-year-olds Who Assaulted Younger Teens in Early 2000s

    Brad Schimel's comments drew a rebuke from Joanna Beilman-Dulin, research director of the liberal group One Wisconsin Now.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 09/25/2018
  • Will Scott Walker and Brad Schimel Denounce Donald Trump’s Sickening Attack on Assault Victim?

    The choice for Scott Walker and Brad Schimel is simple: denounce Donald Trump immediately and unequivocally, or join him as unfit to serve in public office.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/21/2018
  • Brad Schimel Withholding Rape Kit Release Documents

    Brad Schimel admitted at his own press conference he was only concerned about the election and not the victims of these crimes and preventing future crimes.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/12/2018
  • Brad Schimel Soft on Crime?

    To defend Schimel, the Washington DC-based Republican Attorneys General Association has run an ad with two sheriffs, from Brown and Eau Claire counties, defending Schimel’s record in handling the rape kit backlog....

    Urban Milwaukee, 07/20/2018
  • “Here We Go Again.”

    Shortly after President Trump announced his pick for Supreme Court, the liberal group One Wisconsin Now sent an email with the subject line: “Trump, Walker will criminalize abortion.” “If he is not...

    Isthmus, 07/19/2018
  • Walker Doubts Roe V. Wade at Risk

    “If he is not blocked, Brett Kavanaugh will be the deciding vote to overturn Roe v. Wade and do what Scott Walker has been trying to do for 25 years: criminalize women...

    Urban Milwaukee, 07/12/2018
  • Walker Not Convinced Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Will Lead To Roe V. Wade Being Overturned

    “If he is not blocked, Brett Kavanaugh will be the deciding vote to overturn Roe v. Wade and do what Scott Walker has been trying to do for 25 years: criminalize women...

    Wisconsin Public Radio, 07/11/2018
  • U.S. Supreme Court Legalizes Lying to Women in 5-4 Decision

    The Supreme Court today issued a ruling striking down a law requiring crisis pregnancy centers provide women with truthful and medically accurate information.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 06/26/2018
  • Louise Lyall: Keep Birth Control Copay Free

    My future should not be dependent on my government’s or boss’ moral impositions.

    Capital Times, 06/07/2018
  • 53rd Anniversary of Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Decision Establishing Right to Use Birth Control

    Today is the 53rd anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision Griswold v. Connecticut that held married people had the right to use contraception.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 06/07/2018
  • One Wisconsin Now Statements on Attorney General Brad Schimel’s Handling of Untested Rape Kit Backlog

    Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel today tried to distract from criticism over his failure to address a backlog of untested rape kits in a timely manner.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/29/2018
  • Scott Walker Signals Little Appetite for ‘fetal Heartbeat’ 6-week Abortion ban

    Gov. Scott Walker declined Tuesday to voice support for Wisconsin to enact its version of a new Iowa law that bans abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, typically about six...

    Wisconsin State Journal, 05/23/2018
  • Trump Administration Continues to Undermine Access to Birth Control

    According to media reports, the administration of Donald Trump will impose new rules that would further restrict access to birth control.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 05/18/2018
  • Joanna Beilman-Dulin: Respecting Mothers Means More Than a Bouquet or Nice Brunch

    So this Mother’s Day take some time to honor and appreciate your mother.

    Capital Times, 05/13/2018
  • Respecting Mothers Means More Than a Bouquet of Flowers or a Nice Brunch

    Show mothers and women respect they deserve every day by empowering us to make our own decisions about birth control and helping keep it copay free.

    Joanna Beilman-Dulin, 05/10/2018
  • One Wisconsin Institute Statements in Support of Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Against Trump Administration Efforts to Limit Birth Control Access

    As soon as discrimination against women in health insurance was banned, the right wing went all out to undermine both access to birth control services.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 05/02/2018
  • Josh Kaul Criticizes Attorney General Brad Schimel Over Voter ID Comments and Handling of Rape Kits

    Kaul is the lead attorney challenging the voter ID law and other election laws in a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Institute.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 05/02/2018
  • Silence Is Not an Option As Lawmakers Threaten to End Copay-Free Birth Control

    Major reforms included in the Affordable Care Act resulted in an end to discrimination against women in health care.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 04/27/2018
  • Is Brad Schimel More Interested in Protecting the Big Corporate Lobby Than Crime Victims?

    Today, One Wisconsin Now Research Director Joanna Beilman-Dulin blasted DOJ’s response as, “wholly inadequate.”

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/16/2018