Taxypayers to Recall Robert Wirch has collected enough signatures to force a recall election for Sen Robert Wirch (D-Pleasant Prarie). Wirch was one of the infamous Badger 14 who fled the state during the Budget Repair Bill circus. A recall election will happen when 13,537 valid signatures are turned into the Government Accountability Board. They […]
Progress Works, one of the many PAC’s, committees, and 527’s that have spent millions of dollars to try and hijack this election from being about judicial independence and making it a referendum of Governor Walker have been buying ads such as this one which states: “Fed up with the Governor? There’s an election for that. […]
Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate JoAnne Kloppenburg appeared on Upfront with Mike Gousha on Sunday and was given what is perhaps a final opportunity to condemn the vile and sleazy ad by the Greater Wisconsin Committee that attacks Justice David Prosser for a sex abuse case over 30 years ago. Kloppenburg refused to condemn the ad […]
Citing Justice David Prosser’s middle-of-the-road record on the Supreme Court during the past 12-years, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel endorsed him in tomorrow’s election.
Justice David Prosser now believes his battle to retain his position on the Wisconsin Supreme Court has become the most important judicial race in the country. Prosser makes this bold statement because the race has turned into a referendum on Gov. Walker’s controversial Budget Repair Bill. Unions have thrown big money behind the challenger, JoAnne […]
The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board released today the filing reports for the recall committees of eight Republican state senators. A look at the numbers does not reflect a grassroots effort to raise money but large donations from the Democratic Party of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Progress PAC. Included among the expenditures is money allocated for […]
Victim of sex abuse Troy Merryfield fired back at JoAnne Kloppenburg and the Greater Wisconsin Committee by appearing in a new ad paid for by Citizens for a Stronger America. In the ad, Merryfield condemns the use of his pain for political gain. For over a week now, the Greater Wisconsin Committee has been […]
Former Governor Patrick Lucey (D) abruptly resigned as honorary campaign co-chair of Justice David Prosser’s campaign yesterday. Perhaps more surprising than his departure, is his involvement in the campaign in the first place. As governor during the 1970s Lucey focused on implementing stricter environmental regulations, progressive energy policies and land preservation. These interests sound […]
Supreme Court Justices should not act as advocates for any cause of group nor as legislators. -JoAnne Kloppenburg Campaign Press Release 12/7/10 I want to send a strong message to the voters that justice is not for sale. -JoAnne Kloppenburg Campaign Press Release 12/7/10 I think that the big money special interests and excesses of […]
Inherent in the qualities you want in a judge, especially one for the highest court in the state, is a person who has good judgement. In his editorial in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Patrick McIlheran exposes Kloppenburg’s lack of good judgement in her past legal cases. Read the story here.