Jesse Kremer Tag Archive

  • Wisconsin Taxpayers To Pay $200K For Liberal Group’s Attorneys

    Attorneys for a liberal group will be paid $200,000 by taxpayers because Republican state lawmakers blocked the group on Twitter.

    Associated Press, 08/16/2019
  • Taxpayers to Give Up $200,000 Because Republican Lawmakers Blocked a Liberal Group on Twitter

    Wisconsin taxpayers will hand over $200,000 to a liberal organization's lawyers because Republican lawmakers blocked the group on Twitter.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 08/15/2019
  • Trump’s Twitter Habits Are Affecting How Local Politicians Behave Online

    A federal judge concluded three state representatives had violated the First Amendment by blocking One Wisconsin Now.

    Washington Post, 03/25/2019
  • First Amendment Does Not Unconditionally Protect Blocked Twitter Users

    This issue has now reached Wisconsin’s western district court with the ruling on One Wisconsin Now v. Kremer.

    Badger Herald, 02/05/2019
  • Judge Finds Republicans Violated Free Speech Rights by Blocking Liberal Group on Twitter

    One Wisconsin Now ... sued Vos, Rep. John Nygren of Marinette and then-Rep. Jesse Kremer of Kewaskum for blocking it on Twitter.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 01/18/2019
  • Judge: GOP Lawmakers Can’t Block Liberal Group From Twitter Feeds

    [A federal judge ruled] three GOP state lawmakers violated the First Amendment when they blocked a liberal advocacy group on Twitter.

    Wisconsin Public Radio, 01/18/2019
  • Devil’s Advocates Radio: January 18, 2019

    One Wisconsin Now has won another victory against Robin Vos and the WISGOP and Scot Ross joins the Devils to take a lap.

    , 01/18/2019
  • One Wisconsin Now Seeks Summary Judgement in Lawsuit Over Republican State Representatives Twitter ‘Blocking’

    One Wisconsin Now today asked for summary judgement in their Twitter lawsuit against State Representatives Jesse Kremer, John Nygren and Robin Vos.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/29/2018
  • One Wisconsin Now Reaction on ‘Encouraging’ Twitter Lawsuit Ruling

    One Wisconsin Now released the following statements about a federal court ruling that says Donald Trump cannot block Twitter users based on political views.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/23/2018
  • Federal Decision Barring Trump From Blocking Twitter Users Could Have Implications for Wisconsin Case

    Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, said the group is encouraged by the ruling.

    Capital Times, 05/23/2018
  • Trump Twitter Decision Tweets New Life in Wisconsin Case

    On Wednesday, the Madison-based progressive group One Wisconsin Now celebrated the ruling and brought attention to its own similar lawsuit.

    Racine Journal Times, 05/23/2018
  • Republican Bill Would Put Guns in Wisconsin Schools

    Wisconsin Republicans are introducing a second bill aimed at putting guns into K-12 schools in the state, the latest version aimed at private schools.

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/19/2018
  • Conservative Lawmaker Jesse Kremer Announces He Won’t Seek Re-election

    Scot Ross, executive director of liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, had called on Democrats to challenge Kremer in the November election.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 01/24/2018
  • Scot Ross: RT If You Support the First Amendment

    Free speech is not just for the people or organizations whom our state elected officials like or with whom they agree.

    Capital Times, 11/10/2017
  • Group Sues Three Wisconsin Lawmakers Over Twitter Blocks

    One Wisconsin Now is suing three GOP state lawmakers for blocking the organization on Twitter, arguing the step amounted to a violation of the First Amendment.

    Wisconsin Public Radio, 11/02/2017
  • Lawmakers Sued for Blocking One Wisconsin Now on Twitter

    A liberal advocacy group is suing, claiming three Republican lawmakers shouldn't be allowed to block people from their public Twitter accounts.

    WISN-TV, 11/01/2017
  • Dee J. Hall: Public Officials Shouldn’t Block Social Media Users

    Scot Ross, executive director of the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now, said that is exactly what is happening with his organization.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 09/05/2017
  • Lawmakers Can Deny Public Access With Social Media Blocks

    It was criticism of Kremer’s bill to punish people who disrupt speakers at UW campuses that got One Wisconsin Now blocked from accessing Kremer’s tweets.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 07/16/2017
  • Jesse Kremer Blames Media, Hollywood for VA Shooting

    One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross released the following statements regarding outrageous comments by Republican State Rep. Jesse Kremer.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/14/2017
  • Jesse Kremer Amendment Would Make His Attack on Campus Free Speech Even Worse

    Rep. Jesse Kremer, author of an unconstitutional plan to attack free speech rights on UW campuses, has offered an amendment that makes the plan even worse.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/26/2017
  • Republican Lawmaker Alters UW Free Speech Proposal

    Scot Ross, executive director of liberal group One Wisconsin Now, said Kremer's amendment makes his original proposal even worse.

    Associated Press, 05/26/2017
  • Protect Free Speech

    Stand up for the First Amendment. Sign the Petition to Tell Legislators to Oppose Wisconsin Assembly Bill 299.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/16/2017
  • ‘Campus Free Speech’ Bill Gets Public Hearing in Madison

    “It’s worse than big government, it’s Big Brother,” said Scot Ross with the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now.

    Wisconsin Radio Network, 05/12/2017
  • Jesse Kremer Admits His GOP Campus Speech Suppression Bill Is Unconstitutional

    Republican Rep. Jesse Kremer admitted “I agree” with critics who call his Campus Speech Suppression bill unconstitutional.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/01/2017
  • Fragile Snowflakes Jesse Kremer, Robin Vos, Dave Murphy & Sheila Harsdorf Want to Mandate Campus Safe Spaces Free of Republican Critics

    Republicans want to make our campuses safe spaces for Republicans to be free of criticism and subject students to legal sanctions if they speak out.

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/27/2017
  • Wisconsin State Rep. Jesse Kremer Declares Race Not a Problem in U.S. Until Election of First African American President

    Jesse Kremer issued a press release yesterday declaring the country has been “torn apart” by the “divisive racism” of the first African American President of the United States.

    One Wisconsin Now, 06/15/2016
  • Assembly Republicans Hold Public Hearing on Legislation to Discriminate Against Transgender School Students

    Singling out transgender youths and students is the latest giant leap backwards being considered by the Assembly Republican legislative majority.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/19/2015
  • ‘Bathroom Bill’ Aimed at Transgender Students a Joint Effort Between Jesse Kremer, Julaine Appling

    "That playing bathroom monitor counts as lawmaking is a sad commentary on how Gov. Walker and the GOP-controlled legislature are running Wisconsin."

    Capital Times, 10/26/2015
  • Rep. Jesse Kremer Says His Bill to Place Gender Restrictions on School Bathrooms Will Increase Safety, Dignity

    Republicans like Jesse Kremer and Steve Nass now they want in our teenagers' bathrooms. It's disgraceful, it's deceitful and it's beyond big government.

    Capital Times, 10/07/2015
  • New Bill Would Require Photo Identification on Food Stamps

    Mike Browne, deputy director of liberal group One Wisconsin Now, said the bill does nothing to reduce poverty and contributes to a culture of shaming the poor.

    Badger Herald, 04/23/2015
  • Wisconsin Republicans Introduce Bill to Require Photo IDs for Food Stamp Recipients

    "Jesse Kremer needs to provide the evidence to back up his call for this despicable policy, and if he can't, the first thing he should do after apologizing to the people of Wisconsin is resign."

    Capital Times, 04/18/2015