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 […]
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.
Today, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinels ever popular Politifact rated Milwaukee County Executive candidate Chris Abeles claim that opponent Jeff Stone equals Scott Walker as mostly true. Politifact seems to do their homework on this one finding the similarities in Walker and Stones voting record and their differences on transit issues. But if Jeff Stone = […]
PolitiFact recently analyzed an ad that the Greater Wisconsin Committee is airing that insinuates that Judge David Prosser failed to prosecute a pedophile priest back in the 1970s. They rated the ad as barely true. See their analysis here
In the last week the media focused attention on a heated conversation between Justice David Prosser and Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson that happened in a private meeting of the justices. The media has focused on this sideshow in a last ditch attempt to derail the campaign of incumbent David Prosser. However, the media is […]
There is a huge experience gap between incumbent David Prosser and JoAnne Kloppenburg that is most stark in the area of criminal law. At a debate this week, Kloppenburg even admitted she was not tough on crime.
The Greater Wisconsin Committee released an attack ad on Justice David Prosser for his decision in 1979 to not prosecute priest John Patrick Feeney for abuse. Troy J. Merryfield, one of the victim’s of former priest John Patrick Feeney is featured in the ad. Now Merryfield has released a letter that calls for JoAnne Kloppenburg […]