Dan Kelly Tag Archive


  • Dan Kelly’s Opinion: It’s OK to Lie in Judicial Campaigns

    Wisconsin State Supreme Court Candidate Daniel Kelly Co-Authored Column Opposing Efforts to Clean Up Court Campaigns.

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/30/2020
  • ICYMI: Dan Kelly Campaign Hiding Endorsement of Group That Wants to Outlaw Birth Control and Abortion

    Dan Kelly’s campaign has been curiously silent about the support it is getting from a group that wants to outlaw most common forms of birth control.

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/22/2020
  • Campaign Cash Keeps Flowing to WILL’s Shill Dan Kelly

    Dan Kelly has taken over $14,000 from members of the board of directors of a right-wing legal outfit that has argued multiple cases in front of the state Supreme Court.

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/16/2020
  • Right-Wing Group That Wants to Criminalize Abortion Backs Dan Kelly State Supreme Court Campaign

    A right-wing group that supports criminalizing abortion in Wisconsin is backing Dan Kelly’s state Supreme Court campaign.

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/15/2020
  • TBT: Voter Purge Not First Time Right Wing in Wisconsin Tried to Rig the Rules for Dan Kelly’s Court Campaign

    The right-wing effort to impose a voter roll purge in Wisconsin is just the latest effort to rig the rules to give Dan Kelly an unfair advantage.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/19/2019
  • Dan Kelly’s Extremism: Social Security Edition

    Dan Kelly compared funding for Social Security to slavery in a blog post he tried to scrub from the internet and hide from public view.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/18/2019
  • Supreme Court Candidate Dan Kelly Tried to Hide Blog Posts From Public After Judicial Appointment

    Dan Kelly attempted to hide years of controversial blog posts he authored from the public after being appointed to the state high court.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/17/2019
  • Supreme Court Justice Dan Kelly Renting Office Space at State GOP Headquarters

    Dan Kelly is showing his partisanship on the campaign trail, right down to sharing an address with the Republican Party of Wisconsin.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 12/12/2019
  • Return to Sender: Dan Kelly’s State Court Campaign Lists Same Address As Republican Party of Wisconsin

    Dan Kelly’s partisanship is on full display as his campaign lists the Republican Party of Wisconsin as the return address for the nomination papers.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/11/2019
  • A Simple Choice For Dan Kelly: Fair Elections or Voter Roll Purges

    The case is being brought by the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty (WILL), with whom Dan Kelly has been closely associated.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/19/2019
  • Conservative Group’s Lawsuit Seeks Purge of State Voter Rolls

    One Wisconsin Now Institute said the suit is a tactic utilized around the country by conservatives seeking to manipulate the rules on voting.

    Wisconsin Radio Network, 11/13/2019
  • Conservative Group Filing Lawsuit Against State Elections Commission’s Voter Eligibility Policy

    [One Wisconsin Institute] said WILL's suit is an attempt to manipulate the rules to give conservative-backed Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Dan Kelly.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 11/13/2019
  • Right-Wing Supporters of Dan Kelly Go to Court to Tip Electoral Scales in His Favor

    Right-wing supporters of Dan Kelly are going to court to try to purge registered Wisconsinites from poll lists.

    One Wisconsin Institute, 11/13/2019
  • Throwback Thursday: Dan Kelly Applied State Gun Laws As He Wished Them to Be

    Dan Kelly went to great lengths to interpret the law as he wished it to be to reach the conclusion he wanted

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/07/2019
  • Dan Kelly: Applying the Law As His Campaign Contributors Wish It To Be

    Dan Kelly's record on the court shows he’s instead seen the law as his campaign donors wish it to be.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/29/2019
  • Dan Kelly’s Time on State High Court Answers the Question — Yes, He’s an Extremist

    Court opinions which Dan Kelly authored or joined and his positions on court rules show his extremism in action.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/01/2019
  • While a Right-wing Legal Group Had a Case Before the Wisconsin Supreme Court, Justice Dan Kelly Took Campaign Contributions From Members of Its Board of Directors

    One Wisconsin Now reveals he received $1,000 contributions from board members of the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty.

    Door County Pulse, 07/26/2019
  • Dan Kelly Warns Wisconsin to Beware of Justice Dan Kelly

    Right-wing justice Dan Kelly warns of judges bringing policy preferences to bench, after he puts policy preference to work on court.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/10/2019
  • Right-Wing Justice Dan Kelly Announces Campaign for State Supreme Court

    At no point in his career has Dan Kelly has shown the ability or the inclination to be anything other than a right-wing partisan.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/28/2019
  • Conservative Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Kelly Running

    "Dan Kelly is as right wing as you get," said Joanna Beilman-Dulin, research director for the liberal group One Wisconsin Now.

    Associated Press, 05/28/2019
  • Dan Kelly Launches Campaign for Wisconsin Supreme Court

    Meanwhile, One Wisconsin Now Research Director Joanna Beilman-Dulin slammed Kelly for being "as right-wing as you get."

    Capital Times, 05/28/2019
  • Supreme Court Justice Daniel Kelly Seeks 10-year Term on Court

    Joanna Beilman-Dulin ... said [Dan Kelly's] experience is rooted in Republican politics, which shouldn't be on the court.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 05/28/2019
  • GOP Blames Voters Voting for Electoral Defeats, Proposes Plan to Limit Participation in 2020 State High Court Race

    Republicans appear to have settled on an explanation for why they lost every statewide race on the ballot in the November 6 elections: Too many voters voted.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/16/2018
  • Scott Walker, Lawmakers Consider Helping Conservative Justice Before Tony Evers Becomes Governor

    Analiese Eicher noted Republicans fought plans to hold special elections this year and complained about the cost of past recall elections.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 11/15/2018
  • Walker’s Wisconsin Supreme Court Pick Draws Criticism, Praise

    One Wisconsin Now executive director Scot Ross called out Kelly’s lack of judicial experience and said his selection was politically-motivated.

    Wisconsin Public Radio, 07/27/2016
  • Editorial: Trust Walker to Pick Right-wing Ideologue for State’s High Court

    According to... One Wisconsin Now, Kelly was general counsel for the Kern Family Foundation whose founders... have made individual contributions totalling $220,000 to Walker.

    Capital Times, 07/23/2016
  • Money Talks: Gov. Walker to Appoint Former Attorney for Major Right-Wing Donors’ Foundation

    Media reports say Gov. Scott Walker will announce the nomination of Daniel Kelly to replace retiring Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser late Friday afternoon.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/22/2016