Rebecca Kleefisch Tag Archive

  • Governor Kleefisch?

    “The chances of (Kleefisch becoming governor) are infinitesimal,” said Scot Ross, executive director of the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now.

    Wisconsin Gazette, 05/07/2015
  • Who Will Be Wisconsin’s Next Attorney General?

    One Wisconsin Now sent Schimel a complaint about the deal, but Schimel declined to investigate. “Isn’t that the essence of representative government?” Schimel said of the Kleefisch-Eisenga relationship.

    Shepherd Express, 10/21/2014
  • Brad Schimel Doubles Down: Refuses to Renounce Endorsement of Pay-to-Play Politics

    One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross today denounced Republican Attorney General Candidate Brad Schimel’s most recent refusal to renounce his statements endorsing pay to play politics.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/06/2014
  • Lt. Gov. Kleefisch Hosts Schimel Fundraiser After DA Refused to Investigate Husband’s ‘Pay-to-Play’ Allegations

    Months after refusing to investigate Rep. Joel Kleefisch, Brad Schimel will benefit from a fundraiser hosted today by the Lieutenant Governor at the Tory Lake Club in Oconomowoc.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/02/2014
  • Brad Schimel Declines to Investigate Kleefisch Child-support Bill

    “Why can’t a legislator press for legislation that benefits a person who has contributed to their campaign?” Schimel asked in an email to the liberal group One Wisconsin Now. “Isn’t that the...

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 06/11/2014
  • LISTEN: One WI Now on Sly’s Show Talking Brewing Kleefisch Scandal

    One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross was invited on Sly’s show to discuss the brewing scandal involving Rep. Joel Kleefisch.

    SLY, 01/21/2014
  • Lawmaker Withdraws Child Support Bill Aimed at Helping GOP Donor

    The liberal group One Wisconsin Now sent a letter to Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel asking him to investigate the drafting of the special-interest bill, saying “this affair reeks of impropriety.”

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 01/14/2014
  • Issue of the Week: Walker and Kleefisch’s War on Workers

    Recently, Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch led a closed-door roundtable discussion about taxes with some business leaders in Beloit. After viewing footage of the meeting obtained by One Wisconsin Now, we can see why...

    Shepherd Express, 01/09/2014
  • One Wisconsin Now to Gov. Walker: “Governor, Tear Down Your Wall of Secrecy”

    MADISON, Wis. — Gov. Walker is publicizing multiple “forums” across the state where, at his direction, top administration officials talk tax policy changes with big business representatives. At the first stop in...

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/13/2013
  • One Wisconsin Now Asks for Kleefisch Meeting Video

    One Wisconsin Now organization has filed an open records request for a recording done in Beloit with Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and Department of Revenue Secretary Rick Chandler. The two held a tax...

    Beloit Daily News, 12/12/2013
  • One Wisconsin Now Seeks Video of Lieutenant Governor’s Closed Door Meeting on Tax Policy With Big Business Leaders, Secretary of Revenue

    One Wisconsin Now today filed a request under the state open records law for video reportedly taken by a state employee of a roundtable event on state tax policy including Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch.

    One Wisconsin Now, 12/11/2013
  • Right-Wing Irony Parade Adds Another Act

    The ironic cavalcade of right-wing politicians rallying for unaccountable privatization in a publicly run building just upped the ante with the addition of Lt. Gov. Kleefisch to the roster of speakers.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/20/2012
  • On the Capitol: Democrats Seek Fresh Faces for Statewide Races

    The recall is over and the grills have cooled from the “Brat Summit,” so the question for Democrats is now, “Who’s next? Scot Ross, head of the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin...

    Wisconsin State Journal, 06/15/2012
  • Grass Roots: Online Walker Recall Drive Hits the Ground to Build Momentum

    The website has links to One Wisconsin Now, Stop Walker’s Budget, Defending Wisconsin, Defend Wisconsin , as well as to Recall the Republican 8, although effective practical coalitions have not been built. Brown...

    Capital Times, 03/16/2011
  • Rep. Joel Herbert Hoover Kleefisch

    Mercifully, GOP Gov. Scott Walker’s “special interest” session is coming to an expensive end. Taking away rights for victims, less accountability for tens of millions of dollars in taxpayers funds, paybacks to...

    Scot Ross, 02/02/2011
  • GOPromiseBreakers: Will Walker, Kleefisch, RoJo, Duffy, Ribble Take Government-Subsidized Health Care?

    One Wisconsin Now is calling for them to publicly announce whether or not they will be taking advantage of government-subsidized health care in their newly-elected positions.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/15/2010
  • OWN Joke: What’s the Difference Between Rebecca Kleefisch and Sarah Palin?

    A: One has government health care and the other one had guts enough to debate her Democratic opponent. From WISC-TV Friday, answering the reporter’s question about the hypocrisy of her criticizing “government-run”...

    Scot Ross, 10/22/2010
  • Takeover

    REBECCA KLEEFISCH: Hi, I’m Rebecca Kleefisch, Scott Walker’s running mate. Thanks to the highest quality health care system in the world, I won my battle with cancer. I can watch my little...

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/15/2010
  • One Wisconsin Now Statements on Walker-Kleefisch Attack on Health Care Access

    MADISON, Wis. — One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross released the following statements regarding Rebecca Kleefisch and Scott Walker’s unseemly television ad criticizing access to affordable health care. In the ad...

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/12/2010