Tag: Wisconsin politics

Redistricting in Wisconsin: Where we’re at

An end-around the governor? A recall of state Supreme Court justices? How far will the parties go to defend, or break, Wisconsin’s gerrymandered districts?

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Wisconsin’s Full-Time (Lite) Legislature

The Wisconsin State Legislature meets in full just a few days a year, but is considered – and paid like – a full-time legislative body. What’s up with that?

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The Biggest Donors to Wisconsin Political Parties in 2018

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., to name just a few

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After Loosening of Campaign Finance Laws, Cash Poured into 2018 Race for NW WI State Senate Seat

Democrat incumbent survived huge wave of independent spending

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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

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Restoring the Balance of Power

 After Wisconsin Democrats won all the statewide offices on the ballot in November, Republicans who remained in control of the legislature removed some powers from the incoming governor and attorney general. Here’s the latest cartoon on the situation from The Badger Project’s Alec Diab.
After Wisconsin Democrats won all the statewide offices on the ballot in November, Republicans who remained in control of the legislature removed some powers from the incoming governor and attorney general. Here’s the latest cartoon on the situation from The Badger Project’s Alec Diab.