On Friday, ex-Speaker John Gard (R) recording a phone message for the Wisconsin Contractor Coalition that coaches constituents on what to say when they call their lawmakers urging them to oppose prevailing wage reform.
Montana’s District 5 Public Service Commissioner (PSC) and current PSC chairman, Brad Johnson, raised eyebrows last week when he contacted state news outlets to inform them that he “had been approached about running for Governor” and was seriously considering launching a bid.
A Democratic state senator who called proposals to reform Milwaukee Public Schools the “rape” of children has previously defended sexual assault criminals in her legal practice, court records show.
Multiple sources confirm to Media Trackers that a robo-call campaign is underway telling Wisconsin residents that a repeal of the state’s prevailing wage law would allow illegal aliens to work on jobsites across the state.
A little known group sponsored by the Wisconsin Laborers’ District Council is responsible for filing dozens of complaints against Wisconsin employers using the state’s prevailing wage law, a Media Trackers review of state records has found.
State Sen. Lena Taylor (D) calls efforts to fix failing Milwaukee schools “rape” of children and a “great white hope.” But Rep. Dale Kooyenga (R) presses forward with plans to help students get a better education.
Associated Builders and Contractors calls on television stations to stop airing a false ad sponsored by Protect American Jobs.
A complaint has been filed with the Montana Commissioner of Political Practices (COPP) against the Montana Democratic Party after it was discovered that the Montana Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (MDLCC) is not registered with COPP as a separate political committee from the state party.
Labor union bosses are hard at work spending dues-paying members’ money on the things that matter for good jobs and good benefits. Or not.
Republican lawmaker has a plan to increase state funding for police officers while cutting spending on questionable projects.