February 22, 2016

PR Watch February 18, 2016 Mary Bottari Latino families, friends, supporters and business owners took to the streets surrounding Madison’s Capitol today to protest a pair of anti-immigration bills being fast-tracked in the GOP-controlled legislature. The crowd was so large, organizer Christine Neumann-Ortiz could barely contain her excitement, declaring from …

February 17, 2016

The Daily Cardinal By Miller Jozwiak February 11, 2016  Madison Mayor Paul Soglin criticized the state legislature for its preemption of local governments’ authority during a press conference Wednesday morning. Soglin specifically outlined ride-sharing, firearms and online rentals. The press conference comes after the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau released a …

February 17, 2016

Liberty Tree Wisconsin Legislative Fiscal Bureau Feb 11, 2016 According to this review by Wisconsin’s nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau, the state legislature in that state has enacted over 100 unfunded mandates and preemptions of local government authority since 2011. We encourage you to read this document. It will give you …

January 11, 2016

Wisconsin – Journal Sentinel January 7, 2016 Editorial The state Legislature is moving quickly on a slew of bills designed to advance the rights of property owners at the expense of local governments, community interests, the environment and potentially pieces of the state’s history, including its Native American heritage. Hearings …