Koch Industries, Native American tribes and the owners of Kwik Trip and Uline are big donors and spenders in the special election race for Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District next week.
SIX OUT OF SEVEN: Wisconsin Supreme Court has highest percentage of female high court justices in the U.S.
Six of Wisconsin’s seven Supreme Court justices will soon be women again, once more giving the state the highest ratio of female high court judges in the country, an investigation by The Badger Project found.
Already, Wisconsin lags behind the national average in broadband coverage. An estimated 43% of Wisconsin’s rural residents lack access to high-speed internet, compared to about 31% of rural residents nationwide, according to the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin State Legislature meets in full just a few days per year, but is considered – and paid like – a full-time legislative body. What’s up with that?
After change to state law, campaign donations doubled in a 2018 race for Fox Valley state Senate seat.
The matriarch of the Chicago Cubs-owning family, an heir to the Schlitz Beer fortune, and the richest self-made woman in the U.S.
MILLION DOLLAR CHECKS: Court decisions, law change create rivers of cash from ultrarich donors to candidates
Court decisions, law change create rivers of cash from ultrarich donors to candidates, as long as they flow through the party
Democrat incumbent survived huge wave of independent spending
SIX OUT OF SEVEN: Wisconsin Supreme Court has highest percentage of high court female justices in the country
Historic all-woman bench possible if elections next week and next year break that way
Big name spenders include DeVos, Steyer, Koch, Jobs in rural district