Earned Media Archive


  • Democratic Party of Wisconsin Files Lawsuit Against Lame-duck Legislation

    A conglomerate of labor union groups, the One Wisconsin Institute ... and three groups ... filed three separate lawsuits.

    Badger Herald, 02/21/2019
  • Gov. Tony Evers and AG Josh Kaul Refuse to Defend Lame-duck Laws Passed by GOP Before They Took Office

    One Wisconsin Institute ... asked a federal judge to block a provision that limited early voting.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 02/21/2019
  • Third Lawsuit Filed to Challenge Lame Duck Laws

    [One Wisconsin Institute’s] challenge against reducing early voting was struck down by U.S. District Judge James Peterson..

    WKOW-TV, 02/04/2019
  • Unions, Senator File 3rd Lame-duck Lawsuit in Wisconsin

    [One Wisconsin Institute] challenged the early voting restrictions in federal court last month.

    Associated Press, 02/04/2019
  • In 3rd Legal Action, Unions Contend Lame-duck Laws Taking Power From Governor Is Unconstitutional

    One Wisconsin Institute ... asked a federal judge to block a provision that limited early voting.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 02/04/2019
  • Judge Wastes No Time Blocking Voting Restrictions Passed by GOP

    Filing were One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund, progressive advocacy groups.

    Kenosha News, 01/23/2019
  • Judge Blocks Wisconsin GOP’s Lame-duck Voter Suppression: “Not a Close Question”

    Progressive groups Citizen Action of Wisconsin and One Wisconsin Institute sued over the moves.

    Salon, 01/22/2019
  • Judge Strikes Down Scott Walker’s Vote-suppression Measure

    Progressive groups Citizen Action of Wisconsin and One Wisconsin Institute sued over the moves.

    Alternet, 01/22/2019
  • Judge Rejects Anti-Democratic Lame-Duck Laws in Wisconsin

    In this case, brought by ... One Wisconsin Institute, Judge James Peterson ruled that the laws violated a 2016 court order.

    Care2, 01/22/2019
  • Explained: Federal Judge Overturns Wisconsin Republicans’ Limits on Early Voting, Valid IDs

    One Wisconsin Institute ... asked U.S. District Judge James Peterson to halt those provisions of the extraordinary session laws.

    Capital Times, 01/19/2019
  • Federal Judge Strikes Down Wisconsin Republicans’ Lame-duck Early Voting Rollbacks

    The lawsuit brought by [One Wisconsin Institute] ... argued the changes were very similar to a previous law the courts struck down

    Vox, 01/18/2019
  • Early-Voting Restrictions Passed in Wisconsin Lame-Duck Session Blocked by Judge

    One Wisconsin Institute went to court to ask Peterson to quash the newly approved restrictions.

    Governing, 01/18/2019
  • A Federal Judge Just Crushed Scott Walker’s Lame-Duck Assault on Voting Rights

    National Redistricting Foundation provided support for the challenge to the new law that was brought by the One Wisconsin Institute.

    The Nation, 01/18/2019
  • “Big Victory for Voters,” Group Celebrates Judge Striking Down Early Voting Restrictions

    Analiese Eicher of One Wisconsin said she remained confident Republicans attempt would suppress voting rights.

    WKOW-TV, 01/17/2019
  • Federal Judge Blocks Wisconsin GOP’s Cuts To Early Voting

    The suit was filed by One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund...

    Huffington Post, 01/17/2019
  • Judge Strikes Down Wisconsin’s Lame-Duck Election Changes That Limited Early Voting

    The lawsuit was brought by One Wisconsin Institute, Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund...

    Fortune, 01/17/2019
  • Judge Eliminates Wisconsin Early Voting Limits Approved by GOP Lawmakers During Lame-duck Session

    That lawsuit was brought by two liberal groups — One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 01/17/2019
  • “Big Victory for Voters,” Group Celebrates Judge Striking Down Early Voting Restrictions

    Analiese Eicher of [One Wisconsin Institute] said she remained confident Republicans attempt would suppress voting rights.

    WKOW-TV, 01/17/2019
  • Federal Judge Blocks Lame-Duck Session’s Restrictions On Early Voting

    Analiese Eicher, program director at [One Wisconsin Institute], lauded Peterson's decision as a victory for Wisconsin voters.

    Wisconsin Public Radio, 01/17/2019
  • Federal Judge Strikes Down Early Voting Restrictions

    Citizens Action of Wisconsin and One Wisconsin Institute brought the laws to court for Peterson to rule.

    WSAU-FM, 01/17/2019
  • What Is the Average Time It Takes to Repay Student Loans?

    According to a survey of 61,000 respondents conducted by One Wisconsin Institute, the average time to pay off student loan debt is 21.1 years.

    Credible, 01/16/2019
  • The Wisconsin Legislative Session Is Starting Out With Litigation, and It Will Cost Taxpayers

    [Josh Kaul] helped bring the original lawsuit challenging the state's voting laws as a lawyer for One Wisconsin Institute.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 01/14/2019
  • Advocacy Groups to File Suit to Block Implementation of Wisconsin GOP Lame-duck Laws

    In addition to the new lawsuit, liberal group One Wisconsin Institute is asking a federal judge to strike down provisions passed in the session that curtail the timeline for early voting.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 01/11/2019
  • New Early Voting Restrictions Could Significantly Impact the Northwoods

    One Wisconsin [Institute], an issue advocacy organization, has challenged this law in federal court.

    WXPR-FM, 01/10/2019
  • New Wisconsin Governor Stresses Unity, Civility at Inauguration

    Also now Wisconsin law is a statewide two-week limit on early voting, which has already been challenged in court by liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Institute.

    Courthouse News, 01/07/2019
  • Scott Walker Refusing to Ride Quietly Into the Sunset

    He is clearly happy those laws will be challenged by the likes of the ACLU, One Wisconsin Institute and other respected groups that have announced such plans.

    People's World, 01/07/2019
  • Liberal Group Sues Over Early Voting Changes

    One Wisconsin Now and its companion organization One Wisconsin Institute are suing the state over changes to early voting laws.

    Wisconsin Public Television, 12/21/2018
  • A Time for Outrage

    An organization known as One Wisconsin Institute ... has already announced a lawsuit against the legislation.

    Cape Cod Times, 12/20/2018
  • State Facing Endless Lawsuits?

    One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action have already initiated the first legal action, returning to the federal district court that in 2016 struck down earlier limits on voting rights.

    Urban Milwaukee, 12/18/2018
  • Wisconsin Liberals Fight Lame-Duck Voting Laws

    One Wisconsin Institute and others filed a memorandum asking U.S. District Judge James Peterson in Madison to enforce the court’s July 2016 injunction.

    Courthouse News, 12/18/2018
  • Changing the Rules

    One Wisconsin Institute, supported by the National Redistricting Foundation, said Friday afternoon that lawsuits would be coming after Walker signed the bills.

    Politico, 12/18/2018
  • ‘People Want to Vote:’ Groups Ask Judge to Stop Law That Limits Early Voting From Taking Effect

    Along with One Wisconsin Institute and several individual plaintiffs filed a motion in court, asking a judge to stop the law from being enforced.

    WITI-TV, 12/17/2018