Press Release Archive


  • New National Research Shows Trillion Dollar Student Loan Debt Crisis a ‘Clear and Present Danger’ for Families and American Economy

    One Wisconsin Institute today unveiled new survey data showing the devastating impact of the one trillion dollars in student loan debt on the American economy.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 06/19/2013
  • Protect Wisconsin Elections Coalition Exposes Omnibus Assault on Voting in Wisconsin

    An omnibus bill from Rep. Jeff Stone on the legislative fast-track would make a host of anti-voter changes to state election law according to voter rights advocates.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 05/30/2013
  • One Wisconsin Institute Briefs Legislators on Trillion-Dollar Student Loan Debt Crisis

    One Wisconsin Institute briefed state legislators on the dramatic, negative impact of the trillion-dollar student loan debt crisis on Wisconsin's economy.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 04/24/2013
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York Confirms One Wisconsin Institute Findings on Trillion Dollar Student Loan Debt Crisis

    A new report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York paints a grim picture of the growing trillion dollar student loan debt crisis.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 02/28/2013
  • Congratulations Graduates! Welcome to the Trillion Dollar Student Loan Debt Crisis

    One Wisconsin Institute has found that those graduating with student loan debt face an average monthly payments of $388 for the next 18 to 22 years.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 12/09/2012
  • Court Accepts One Wisconsin Institute Brief in Voter ID Case

    The Wisconsin Court of Appeals has accepted an Amicus brief filed by One Wisconsin Institute opposing the implementation of a state voter ID law.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 11/29/2012
  • One Wisconsin Institute Files Amicus Brief in Voter ID Case Citing Lack of Voter Fraud, Access to DMVs

    One Wisconsin Institute is today filing an amicus brief in support of the NAACP-Voces de la Frontera lawsuit against the state's voter identification law.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 11/18/2012
  • 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
  • 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
  • New Research Shows Trillion Dollar Student Loan Debt a Drag on Wisconsin Economy

    As student loan debt tops one trillion dollars nationally federal officials are pointing to the debt crisis as a drag on economic recovery efforts.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 09/26/2012
  • Government Accountability Board Approves One Wisconsin Institute’s Request to Allow ‘E-Bills’ As Proof of Residency

    Wisconsin is the only state to formally allow electronic copies of documents to be used to prove residency for voter registration.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 08/27/2012
  • Institute Calls For GAB to Recognize E-Bills As Proof of Residence, Prevent Disenfranchisement of Legal Voters

    The Institute is urging GAB to update and evaluate their interpretation of Wisconsin law to allow legal voters to use electronic billing statements.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 08/19/2012
  • One Wisconsin Institute Report: ‘D Is for Dismantle’

    A comprehensive analysis entitled “D is for Dismantle,” authored by the non-partisan One Wisconsin Institute shows that despite claims from Gov. Scott Walker, Wisconsin schools are not failing, instead his budget cuts and disastrous education policies endanger our proud tradition of excellent schools.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 12/19/2011
  • One Wisconsin Institute Report: ‘We’re Not Broke: The Truth About The Wisconsin Budget, Taxes and Governor Walker’s Phony Fiscal Crisis’

    A comprehensive analysis authored by the non-partisan One Wisconsin Institute shows that despite claims from Gov. Scott Walker, Wisconsin is not “broke.”

    One Wisconsin Institute, 04/14/2011
  • One Wisconsin Institute: Second Protect Wisconsin’s Vote Summit Focuses on Registration Modernization, Voter Rights

    Laws which promote voter participation, such as no-excuse absentee balloting and Election Day registration must remain in place.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 12/15/2009
  • Over 10,000 Emails Sent to WMC Board Companies

    Over 10,000 emails went into the inboxes of WMC’s board members and their companies because the people of Wisconsin have some strong opinion about their work.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 08/26/2008