Tag: Wisconsin state 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?

Continue reading “Redistricting in Wisconsin: Where we’re at”

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?

Continue reading “Wisconsin’s Full-Time (Lite) Legislature”

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

Continue reading “The Biggest Donors to Wisconsin Political Parties in 2018”

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

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

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

Continue reading “SIX OUT OF SEVEN: Wisconsin Supreme Court has highest percentage of high court female justices in the country”