Save Wisconsin’s Vote

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  • Statement by AFL-CIO President John Sweeney on Voter Suppression Attempts

    Statement by AFL-CIO President John Sweeney on Voter Suppression Attempts October 23, 2008 It is deeply ironic that Republican operatives are working so hard to tarnish the most dynamic voter participation in...

    Cory Liebmann, 10/22/2008
  • OWN Statements on Van Hollen Partisan Lawsuit Dismissal

    MADISON, Wis. — One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross released the following statements after a judge today dismissed Attorney General JB Van Hollen’s partisan lawsuit against the state of Wisconsin. “Today’s...

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/22/2008
  • Van Hollen Gets Schooled on Voter Rights

    From the moment that state Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen filed his frivolous lawsuit against the Government Accountability Board (GAB) it was clear to any honest observer that it was without merit...

    Cory Liebmann, 10/22/2008
  • GOP ‘€œVoter Fraud’€ in California?

    Republicans have been busy slandering ACORN in recent weeks improperly alleging ‘€œvoter fraud.’€ One has to wonder how these same people will respond to the fact that the California Republican Party hired...

    Cory Liebmann, 10/19/2008
  • Group Accusing Republican Party of Voter Intimidation

    One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross appeared on Fox News Live to fight back against voter intimidation.

    Fox News, 10/19/2008
  • RPW Solicits Volunteers for Potential Voter Intimidation

    This appears to be a roadmap for the RPW’s possible election day voter intimidation strategy. Voter intimidation is a felony and can be punishable with a fine of $10,000.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/14/2008
  • Nearly 3,000 Petitions Call for Van Hollen to Investigate Suspicious McCain/RPW Mailings

    MILWAUKEE — Nearly 3,000 Wisconsinites have signed a petition calling on Republican Attorney General and John McCain for President state co-chair JB Van Hollen to investigate suspicious absentee ballot mailings coming from...

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/13/2008
  • Van Hollen’€™s War Against African-American Voters

    J.B. Van Hollen’€™s frivolous lawsuit against the Government Accountability Board, (GAB) is political mischief that could complicate voting for as many as 1 million people in Wisconsin. One Wisconsin Now, the League...

    Cory Liebmann, 10/01/2008
  • Save Wisconsin’s Vote!

    Hundreds of thousands of legal voters are at risk ‘€“ but we only get utter silence from the McCain campaign. The media has been reporting that Wisconsinites have received absentee ballot applications...

    Cory Liebmann, 09/23/2008
  • RPW-DOJ Communication Requires McCain Co-Chair Van Hollen Drop Partisan Voter Disenfranchisement Lawsuit

    MILWAUKEE — New media reports that the top aide to Wisconsin Republican Attorney General had “multiple conversations” with the head of the state Republican Party over a partisan voter disenfranchisement lawsuit filed...

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/22/2008
  • The Truth About Voter Fraud in Wisconsin

    The highly respected Brennan Center for Justice at New York University’s School of Law, has a comprehensive, well researched and documented white paper by Justin Levitt on recent allegations of voter fraud...

    Cory Liebmann, 09/21/2008
  • PRECOURT PRIMER: McCain Co-Chair Van Hollen’s Quotes, Timeline

    8/20/2008 Van Hollen Takes Helm As McCain state Campaign Co-Chair “I’m honored to help lead John McCain’s Wisconsin campaign, and I’m looking forward to his victory in November.” [Van Hollen Campaign Website]...

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/18/2008
  • New Election Task Force Must Investigate Specifics of False Absentee Ballot Mailing

    MILWAUKEE — The newly-announced election task force by Attorney General JB Van Hollen and Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm must make its first task a complete investigation of the John McCain...

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/16/2008
  • Partisanship, Arrogance and Planned Chaos at the Polls

    Wisconsin’€™s Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is trying to remake himself into the very image of Florida’€™s infamous Katherine Harris. His filing of a frivolous lawsuit against the state’€™s Government Accountability...

    Cory Liebmann, 09/11/2008
  • One Wisconsin Now Calls for McCain Co-Chair Van Hollen to Recuse From Frivolous Lawsuit

    Republican Attorney General JB Van Hollen has put the Republican Party ahead of the taxpayers of Wisconsin by filing a frivolous election lawsuit and must recuse himself.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/10/2008
  • GOP: Lose Your Home, Lose Your Vote

    Every major election cycle we are forced to watch Republicans run the same drill, attempting to suppress the votes of people that are not likely to support them. Usually they lead the...

    Cory Liebmann, 09/09/2008
  • Clerical Error Does Not Equal Fraud

    It looks like Republican Party efforts to prevent people from voting were dealt a serious blow with news that four of six of the member of the state’€™s Government Accountability Board failed...

    Scot Ross, 09/04/2008
  • GAB Proposed Rule Change Would Disenfranchise Legal Voters

    The Government Accountability Board is weighing in on a proposed rule change which, according to the non-partisan League of Women Voters, would disenfranchise voters and cause ending chaos at polling places across...

    Scot Ross, 08/26/2008
  • Voter Registration: Everything Worked Just As It Should

    Although conservatives will try their best to shoehorn all sorts of conspiracy theories into ACORN’€™s hugely successful voter registration drive, everything in the process worked exactly as it should. Some 35,000 people...

    Cory Liebmann, 08/05/2008
  • Efficiently Ignoring Votes and Facts on Energy

    John McCain has made energy his primary issue in recent weeks. It seems to be a strange choice for a U.S. Senator that has skipped every major energy vote in the last...

    Cory Liebmann, 08/05/2008
  • Give Ex-Offenders the Right to Vote

    Approximately 2.1 million ex-offenders, who have served their sentences, are denied the right to vote in the United States. According to an ACLU study, 62,324 people with felony convictions in Wisconsin are...

    Cory Liebmann, 07/28/2008
  • Protect Wisconsin’s Vote Education Summit Tonight!

    One Wisconsin Institute is hosting the first Protect Wisconsin’s Vote Education Summit, an educational forum including a panel discussion and short film screenings.

    Cory Liebmann, 07/23/2008
  • Protect Wisconsin’€™s Vote by Fighting Voter ID

    Using the false pretext of widespread voter fraud, conservatives constantly attack the ease with which some people can vote. The centerpiece of their attack on voting is the insistence on requiring a current photo...

    Cory Liebmann, 07/21/2008
  • Protecting Wisconsin’€™s Vote From Misinformation

    On Thursday evening the One Wisconsin Institute is hosting the Protect Wisconsin’€™s Vote Education Summit in Milwaukee.

    Cory Liebmann, 07/20/2008
  • Bad Faith Betrays Hispanics in a Milwaukee Primary Race

    Update: “While the executive director of Esperanza Unida was traveling in Turkey, some 11 workers at the south side job training agency signed a petition saying they had not been paid in...

    Cory Liebmann, 07/15/2008
  • Joe Leibham Throws Tantrum Over Nearly Error-free Elctions

    Joe Leibham, State Senator from Sheyboygan just won’€™t stop trying to disenfranchise hundreds of thousands of Wisconsin voters with his hair-brained voter ID scheme. Even as a new audit of the April...

    Robert Doeckel, 07/02/2008
  • Republican ‘€œVoter Fraud’€ Rumor Mill

    Another big election year means another year for Republicans to make false claims about voter fraud. It looks like they are already running the exact same drill that they have run stretching...

    Cory Liebmann, 07/01/2008
  • A Good Idea: Federal Election Day Voter Registration

    Federal Election Day Voter Registration is a great way to increase voter turnout. Election Day Registration would ensure that no voters are disenfranchised by voter registration regulations. Currently, there is a bill...

    Cory Liebmann, 06/25/2008
  • A Case Study in Getting a Voter ID

    If Republicans really cared about protecting elections, they' would make sure every one who wants to vote has the chance

    Robert Doeckel, 06/23/2008
  • The Unkindest Cut — Ron Kind Votes for War Money

    Another cave-in by House Dems. Another $162-billion for war. At least 151 Dems voted against it, even if it was a token gesture and they knew the bill would pass. Wisconsin’s Ron...

    Bill Christofferson, 06/19/2008
  • Voter ID: Deterring Voter Fraud or Legal Voters?

        Over the past six years, it has been a goal of the Bush administration to crack down on voter fraud and the intentional corruption of the election process by voters.  The...

    Cory Liebmann, 06/09/2008
  • “We Should Be Encouraging More People to Vote, Not Discouraging Them.”

    In a recent guest column for the Herald Times Reporter, Manitowoc County Clerk, Jamie Aulik lent some insight into that county’€™s recent elections. “In last February’s presidential preference primary and April’s general...

    Cody Oliphant, 05/22/2008