Collin Roth

Wisconsin | Organizations

As Unemployment Rate Drops, Group Bemoans Cap In Unemployment Benefits

By Collin Roth As Wisconsin’s unemployment rate drops and the economy recovers, Dee J. Hall of the Wisconsin State Journal noted on Tuesday that for some unemployed Wisconsinites, federal unemployment benefits could end as soon as February 9. Hall writes that the federal Department of Labor recently calculated Wisconsin’s three-month average unemployment rate as 6.7%, […]

Wisconsin | Campaigns

WisDems Announce Ambitious 2014 Organizing Plan

By Collin Roth On Thursday, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin (DPW) announced a “72 County Strategy” in an ambitious attempt to score electoral victories up and down the ballot in 2014. Despite success in winning Wisconsin for President Obama and securing a hard-faught victory for Sen. Tammy Baldwin, DPW admits to significant defeats at the […]