Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Press Release

Another 4-4 Decision at the Supreme Court as Ron Johnson and Senate Republicans to Refuse to do Their Jobs

With governing on hold as Republicans play politics with the court, Americans are growing increasingly frustrated.

By - Apr 19th, 2016 11:43 am

MADISON – Republicans continue to fiddle while the Supreme Court comes to a standstill. Today’s 4-4 decision – the third in as many months – is just another reminder of the real world impact of Senate Republican’s failure to do their jobs.

With governing on hold as Republicans play politics with the court, Americans are growing increasingly frustrated. A new WSJ/NBC poll out today finds that a majority of voters want the Senate to do its job and consider Judge Garland’s nomination before the end of the year.

Senator Johnson claims he wants American’s to “have a voice” in the decision, but despite the chorus of American voices asking the Senate to do their job, he still refuses to consider the nomination of Merrick Garland. Instead, he wants Wisconsinites to do what he’s done and just “move on.” He hasn’t even met with the President’s nominee yet. Maybe he’s just not as sociable as he claims.

Press Releases by Democratic Party of Wisconsin - Page 2

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Rep. Sean Duffy Emphatically Supports President Trump’s Cruel and Un-American Executive Order

Even as millions of Americans, including business leaders, express their displeasure with the law, Rep. Sean Duffy wasted no time jumping on President Trump's cruel and un-American bandwagon.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Statement On Federal Judge Ordering New Legislative District Maps

"This is an incredibly important ruling for the people of Wisconsin and our democracy."

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

State Superintendent John Humphries’ Privatization Plot Thickens

Right-wing State Superintendent candidate John Humphries is deadset on privatizing Wisconsin public schools.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Hires New Organizing Director

She will officially start with the Democratic Party on February 6.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Statement Honoring the 44th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

"Today, we honor 44 years of a woman having the choice to make her own decisions with regards to her health."

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Does Rep. Sean Duffy Support Hiking Home Insurance Premiums As Much As $900 On Wisconsin Households?

Homeowners could see the costs of homeownership rise due to President Trump's administrative order.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Statement on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

"This week, we'll begin a new era that will likely test the progress we've made towards honoring King's legacy and fulfilling his dream."

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Response To Gov. Scott Walker’s State of the State Address

"Jobs continue to leave the state and wages remain stagnant for many."

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Did Wisconsin Republicans Vote To Gut The Office Of Congressional Ethics?

The Office of Congressional Ethics is designed to ensure accountability and transparency in the U.S. Congress, and without it, members of Congress lack proper oversight.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Gov. Scott Walker Neglects Wisconsin, Ignores Problems Facing Lincoln Hills

"Gov. Walker and his administration should stop ignoring the workers and children at Lincoln Hills and work to face the problems there head-on," said Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Martha Laning.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Speaker Paul Ryan Shows Loyalty Lies with Putin and the Kremlin, Not the American People

The response from Speaker Ryan shows the worst kind of partisanship.

Newer Releases - Older Releases

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *