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
In The News

New poll shows popular support for student loan payment reform

Poll conducted by One Wisconsin [Institute] showed broad bipartisan support for student loan payment reform despite failure to pass such legislation in Wisconsin
Badger Herald
09/26/2017
In The News

Bryan Kelly talks with Analiese about reforms to help student loan borrowers refinance their debt

Bryan Kelly talks with Analiese about reforms to help student loan borrowers refinance their debt.
WRRD-AM
09/12/2017
In The News

New Poll of Wisconsin Voters Picks Up On Student Loan Trends

A poll of Wisconsin voters commissioned by One Wisconsin Institute found nearly two-thirds of poll participants would favor a student loan refinancing program.
The Student Loan Report
09/12/2017
In The News

Poll: 64 percent of WI voters want state plan for student loan refinancing

The poll, commissioned by the liberal policy group One Wisconsin Now and conducted by Public Policy Polling, shows just 31 percent of voters are against such a plan.
WKOW-TV
09/11/2017
Press Release

New Poll: Strong Support for Reforms to Help Wisconsin Student Loan Borrowers

Results of a new poll commissioned by One Wisconsin Institute finds broad support for reforms to help student loan borrowers.
One Wisconsin Institute
09/11/2017
In The News

Follow the Money: A Handy Guide to Some of the Organizations on the School Choice Gravy Train

One Wisconsin Institute compiled a list of the organizations that have been funded by the far-right Bradley Foundation of Milwaukee.
Diane Ravitch
09/06/2017
Press Release

One Wisconsin Institute Statements on GOP ‘On Many Sides’ Resolution

I will never understand what is so hard about unequivocal condemnation of neo-Nazi and other hate groups. Why must there always be a caveat?
One Wisconsin Institute
09/01/2017
Press Release

Student Debt Reform Advocates Unveil New Online Resource for Borrowers

Leading student debt advocates have joined together to mobilize support for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program with online resources at ProtectPSLF.org.
One Wisconsin Institute
08/16/2017
In The News

Piling On: DeVos, Trump Make Student Loan Crisis Worse

One Wisconsin Institute, found that people with student loan debt are far more likely to rent versus own a home.
The Progressive
08/07/2017
Press Release

Donald Trump Undermines Bipartisan Wisconsin Selection Process

Donald Trump announced he would also be subverting the five-decades long practice of selecting a nominee forwarded by both Wisconsin United States Senators.
One Wisconsin Institute
08/04/2017
Press Release

Nomination of John K. Bush to Federal Court Moves Toward Vote in U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate is expected to vote soon on the confirmation of Donald Trump’s nominee John K. Bush to the Sixth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals.
One Wisconsin Institute
07/20/2017
Press Release

One Wisconsin Statements on First Meeting of Trump Voter Suppression Committee

Scot Ross, Executive Director of One Wisconsin Institute released the following statements regarding the first meeting of Donald Trump’s voter suppression committee.
One Wisconsin Institute
07/19/2017
In The News

This is the age most Americans pay off their student loans

A study from the OneWisconsin Institute finds that it takes graduates of Wisconsin universities 19.7 years to pay off a bachelor's degree.
CNBC
07/03/2017
In The News

Non-Educational Spending of Student Loan Funds Increasing

A survey by the One Wisconsin Institute found the average amount of time needed to repay a loan for a bachelor’s degree was about 21 years.
GoodCall
06/06/2017
Press Release

Integrity of Courts Requires Halting Consideration of Trump Nominees

The U.S. Senate should delay action on Donald Trump’s nominees until mounting questions about his administration are resolved
One Wisconsin Institute
05/16/2017
In The News

6 Ways to Get Your Student Loans Forgiven

A study by One Wisconsin Institute revealed that on average, a graduate with a bachelor's degree will take 21 years to repay their student loans.
Associated Press
05/07/2017
In The News

New York is a beacon of free tuition…

The standard repayment plan is not nearly enough according to research done by One Wisconsin Institute.
Daily Titan
04/12/2017
In The News

Baldwin’s Supreme Court nominee fight is early flashpoint

"It is just another way that Tammy is stepping up for the things she believes in," said Jenni Dye, research director of One Wisconsin Now.
Associated Press
04/06/2017
Column

Americans Deserve Independent, Consensus Pick for U.S. Supreme Court

We deserve, and need, a consensus justice on our high court whose loyalty is to all American people and our American values, not one president nor one party.
Jenni Dye
03/14/2017
Press Release

Federal Court Hears Oral Arguments in Appeals on Voting Rights Case

A three judge panel today heard oral arguments in appeals of the federal voting rights case One Wisconsin Institute, et. al. v. Thomsen, et. al.
One Wisconsin Institute
02/24/2017
Press Release

Donald Trump Announces His Pick for Seat on U.S. Supreme Court

Donald Trump announced his pick for who he would like to fill a lifetime appointment to the United States Supreme Court.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/31/2017
Press Release

Donald Trump to Attempt to Fill Stolen U.S. Supreme Court Seat

The questions surrounding Donald Trump and his compliance with and commitment to following the United States Constitution are serious and unresolved.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/31/2017
Press Release

American People Deserve Answers Before Trump Makes High Court Pick

Donald Trump has announced, via Twitter, he intends to reveal his nominee to fill a vacancy on the United States Supreme Court next Thursday.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/27/2017
Press Release

One Wisconsin Institute Statements on Trump Phony Voter Fraud Claims

The only fraud in our elections are partisan politicians like Donald Trump and Gov. Scott Walker manipulating the voting laws for political gain.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/25/2017
Press Release

Statements of One Wisconsin Institute on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy by continuing the fight to secure the rights of all Americans to make their voices heard in our elections.
One Wisconsin Institute
01/15/2017
In The News

Voter Suppression Works Too Well

Frank v. Walker as well as One Wisconsin Institute, Inc., et al. v. Mark Thomsen, et al., both cases that contest Wisconsin’s photo-ID laws.
American Prospect
01/11/2017
In The News

Scott Walker: Wisconsin is ‘still one of the easiest places in the country to vote’

Wisconsin saw record-high early voting numbers in the presidential election, made possible by a lawsuit filed by the liberal group One Wisconsin Institute.
Capital Times
12/27/2016
In The News

Jenni Dye: It shouldn’t take Christmas miracle for Ron Johnson to do his job

Will Sen. Ron Johnson and the GOP deliver on a judge to fill the longest-running federal judicial vacancy in the nation – or will they deliver a lump of coal?
Capital Times
12/16/2016
Press Release

It Shouldn’t Take a Christmas Miracle for Ron Johnson to Do His Job

Instead of trying to rig federal courts for partisan gain, Johnson and his GOP colleagues should give American people the gift of democracy this holiday season.
One Wisconsin Institute
12/08/2016
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