Media Trackers has learned that the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs will hold a hearing Wednesday on leaves granted to postal workers to engage in campaign activity during the 2016 election. A letter to a witness from committee chairman, Senator Ron Johnson (R)-Wisconsin, and ranking Member Claire McCaskill, (D)-Missouri, obtained by Media […]
An audit concludes that U.S. Postal Service policy was circumvented when Postal Service employees around the country, including Wisconsin, were granted leave without pay (LWOP) to engage in union campaign activities for Democrats in Fall, 2016. Media Trackers exclusively reported about the existence of the investigation in December. In late November 2016, Senator Ron Johnson […]
The man tapped by the Wisconsin GAB to help quarterback a one-sided investigation into conservative groups is being sued in federal court.
Wielding a tremendous amount of power and shrouded in a veil of secrecy so thick he has no accountability to the public, this man can ruin your life.
Florida Rep. Perry E. Thurston, Jr. (D-Fort Lauderdale) has been fined for failing to submit a mandatory financial report for his 2016 campaign for the Florida Senate.
The Florida Bar Association’s investigation of House Minority Leader Perry E. Thurston, Jr.’s residency shell game continues even after Thurston announced this week that he will seek election as Florida Attorney General.
Palm Beach Supervisor of Elections Susan Bucher (D) manipulated residency documents in an attempt to maintain her Florida House of Representatives seat when she represented House District 88, a Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) investigation determined. The FDLE investigation, conducted in 2008, presents yet another scandal in a growing list of Florida Democratic legislators […]
By Collin Roth Media Trackers can exclusively report that the Service Employee International Union spent $146,924 on lodging in 2011 at a suburban Milwaukee hotel used by out-of-state SEIU organizers who voted, resulting in an investigation by the Milwaukee County District Attorney. In October 2011, Media Trackers uncovered three out-of-state SEIU organizers who voted in […]
On April 26, Ohio Inspector General Randy Meyer released preliminary results of a state watchdog investigation against Ohio Department of Natural Resources park officer Thomas J. Lorenz, of College Corner, Ohio. According to the report, Lorenz abused his authority as Hueston Woods State Park ranger to line up free vacations in Hueston Woods State Park […]