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Point Counterpoint: No one looks out for students like Sen. Tammy Baldwin

According to One Wisconsin Institute’s “Student Loan Voter Scorecard,” Vukmir has consistently voted against ... college students in Wisconsin.
Badger Herald
10/16/2018
In The News

Voter fraud — what voter fraud? Studies contradict photo ID rationale

One Wisconsin Institute filed open-records requests for all complaints of voter fraud from “every single legislator” who claimed to have received them.
WisconsinWatch
09/30/2018
In The News

Voter ID linked to lower turnout in Wisconsin, other states; students, people of color, elderly most affected

One lawsuit, brought by One Wisconsin Institute, seeks to strike down the law.
WisconsinWatch
09/30/2018
In The News

Combatting GOP Voter Suppression Tactics

One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action were successful in having those restrictions overturned in court by proving they made it harder for Democrats to vote.
Shepherd Express
08/28/2018
In The News

Wisconsin AG race ready to heat up, but will anyone watch?

He served as one of Hillary Clinton’s attorneys ... and is representing liberal group One Wisconsin Institute in a lawsuit challenging the state’s voter ID law.
Associated Press
08/19/2018
Press Release

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
In The News

Wisconsin Reverses Ban on Some Overseas Absentee Ballots

One Wisconsin Institute sued over the restriction on voting rights, and in 2016 a federal court ordered the state to end the prohibition.
Courthouse News Service
06/21/2018
Press Release

Anniversary of 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
In The News

How a Wave of New Voters Could Take Out Scott Walker in 2018

Madison has seen high turnouts since 2016, when the One Wisconsin Institute's federal court decision swept away much of the Republican voter-obstruction legislation.
In These Times
06/04/2018
In The News

Appeals court yet to rule on Wisconsin voter ID and other election laws after 16 months

That lawsuit was brought by the liberal groups One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
05/31/2018
In The News

State moves to avert federal lawsuit on voting hitch for some overseas voters

A federal judge already flagged the issue as part of a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Institute that overturned restrictions on in-person absentee voting.
Wisconsin State Journal
05/25/2018
Press Release

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
In The News

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
Press Release

Statements on Ron Johnson, GOP Vote to Put Michael Brennan on Court

The controversial appointment of homophobic racist Michael Brennan to a lifetime appointment was rammed through the U.S. Senate today.
One Wisconsin Institute
05/10/2018
Press Release

Ron Johnson Votes to Advance Nomination of Racist, Homophobe

With the help of Republican Sen. Ron Johnson, the nomination of racist and homophobe Michael Brennan to a lifetime appointment continues to advance.
One Wisconsin Institute
05/09/2018
In The News

Josh Kaul calls on Brad Schimel to challenge FCC repeal of net neutrality rules

Kaul represents One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund in their lawsuit against Wisconsin’s Voter ID law.
Wisconsin State Journal
05/03/2018
Press Release

Statements in Support of Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Against Trump

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
In The News

Kaul Calls Schimel’s Voter ID Remarks ‘Incredible Admission’

Kaul is representing liberal group One Wisconsin Institute in a lawsuit challenging the law.
Associated Press
05/02/2018
In The News

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
In The News

Kaul Calls Schimel’s Voter ID Remarks ‘Incredible Admission’

Kaul is representing liberal group One Wisconsin Institute in a lawsuit challenging the law.
Associated Press
05/02/2018
In The News

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 and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
05/02/2018
Press Release

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
In The News

Attorney General Brad Schimel suggests Donald Trump won Wisconsin because of the state’s voter ID law

One Wisconsin's Scot Ross called Schimel's comments a "shocking admission."
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
04/13/2018
In The News

Wisconsin AG Suggests Voter ID Helped Trump Win the State

Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, said Schimel's remarks to McKenna were an admission that the law is rigged to help Republicans win elections.
Associated Press
04/13/2018
Press Release

Yay! for the ACA on Its Eighth Anniversary

Its the eighth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act being signed into law. The law made advances for women by prohibiting sex discrimination in health care.
One Wisconsin Institute
03/23/2018
In The News

Trump’s judicial nominees for Wisconsin spark protests

“He is not qualified for a lifetime judicial appointment and he ought to do the right thing and withdraw himself from consideration for this nomination”
Wisconsin Gazette
02/22/2018
In The News

Analiese Eicher: Red flags should sink judicial nomination of Michael Brennan

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee set aside common decency and longstanding traditions when it voted to approve Donald Trump’s nomination of Michael Brennan.
Capital Times
02/21/2018
Press Release

Trump Nominee to Court Seat Fails to Disclose Shocking Comments

The writings of Donald Trump’s nominee, Gordon Giampietro, reveal he holds views that disqualify him from a lifetime appointment to the federal court.
One Wisconsin Institute
02/16/2018
Press Release

Red Flags, Blue Slips Should Sink Nomination of Michael Brennan

The Senate Judiciary today set aside common decency and its own traditions and rules in voting to approve Donald Trump’s nomination of Michael Brennan.
One Wisconsin Institute
02/15/2018
Press Release

Get Schooled About Red Flags on Nomination of Mike Brennan

UW-Madison student Louise schools the nation on one of the reasons why Mike Brennan ought not be given a lifetime appointment to the federal courts.
One Wisconsin Institute
02/14/2018
In The News

College Loan Default Rates Rise 20 Years After Enrollment

Similarly, another study from One Wisconsin Institute found that loan repayment takes 19.7 years for bachelor’s degrees and 23 years for graduate degrees.
Study Breaks
01/30/2018
Column

Senator Grassley’s Hypocrisy on Judges Worsens

Sen. Chuck Grassley has nearly completed his conversion of the Judiciary Committee to his own personal political playground.
Analiese Eicher
01/24/2018
In The News

Senator Grassley’s hypocrisy on judges worsens

Why won’t Sen. Grassley stand up to those in his own party who want the blue-slip process to end, as Sen. Leahy did, or live up to his past promises?
Des Moines Register
01/24/2018
Press Release

Judicial Advocates Raise Red Flags on Eve of U.S. Senate Hearing

State and national advocates raised red flags about both the views of Michael Brennan and the process by which he was nominated for a lifetime appointment.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/23/2018
Press Release

Michael Brennan Nomination Scheduled for Hearing

The wrong nominee, selected in the wrong way, being given a hearing in the wrong way. That’s how One Wisconsin Institute summed it up.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/22/2018
In The News

How to Know if College Is Worth It

In a survey by the One Wisconsin Institute respondents reported an average repayment period of approximately 21 years for college debt.
Teen Vogue
01/05/2018
Press Release

Trump Election Integrity Commission Disbanded

A federal commission on “election integrity”, announced with much fanfare by Donald Trump in 2017, was disbanded on Wednesday.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/04/2018
In The News

Bill would allow electronic voting for in-person absentee ballots

A federal judge in July 2016 struck down certain restrictions on early voting hours and locations in the One Wisconsin Institute v. Thomsen case.
WisPolitics
12/08/2017
Press Release

Assembly Bill Runs Afoul of Federal Court Decision Protecting Early Voting

A public hearing on Assembly Bill 637 today underscores serious flaws in the proposal that put it at odds with a federal court decision protecting early voting.
One Wisconsin Institute
11/28/2017
In The News

Milwaukee Announces New Early Voting Sites for 2018 Election

Nelson commented that midtown was on the places with an early voting site in Milwaukee. This came about due to One Wisconsin Institute v. Thomsen.
Milwaukee Courier
11/18/2017
In The News

Milwaukee to increase number of early voting sites

Tom Barrett joined One Wisconsin Institute in announcing the city approved funds for eight places where Milwaukee resident can vote absentee in person.
Wisconsin Radio Network
11/16/2017
Press Release

Institute Praises Milwaukee Action to Expand Early Voting Opportunities

Voting rights advocates are celebrating passage of a budget provision adding early voting sites in the City of Milwaukee.
One Wisconsin Institute
11/15/2017
Press Release

UW Students Blast Regents Policy Threatening Free Speech on Campuses

UW students and free speech advocates are organizing to fight back against new restrictions on speech being imposed system wide by the Board of Regents
One Wisconsin Institute
11/08/2017
Press Release

Another Extreme Judicial Nominee Approved for Lifetime Slot on Federal Judiciary

The U.S. Senate confirmed another right wing extremist judicial nominee to a lifetime appointment to the federal court.
One Wisconsin Institute
11/03/2017
Press Release

State Senate Committee to Consider ‘Riot’ Legislation

The legislation as introduced would create broad new definitions of what constitutes a “riot” and threaten peaceful protesters with criminal penalties...
One Wisconsin Institute
10/19/2017
In The News

Planned Parenthood opening new health center in Milwaukee

Planned Parenthood’s announcement is great news for women & families of Wisconsin who deserve confidential, nonjudgmental reproductive health care services.
Wisconsin Gazette
10/09/2017
Press Release

New Planned Parenthood Health Center Opening

Planned Parenthood’s announcement is great news for the women and families of Wisconsin. Congratulations, and thank you, Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin.
One Wisconsin Institute
10/06/2017
In The News

Student loan forgiveness program is about to face its first major test

“Not only is there an uncertainty about whether or not this program is going to happen, but there’s still an uncertainty about how this works,” said Analiese Eicher.
MarketWatch
09/29/2017
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