Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Press Release

SHOT/CHASER: Rebecca Bradley: The Republican Party of Wisconsin’s Supreme Court Justice

It's time to acknowledge Justice Rebecca Bradley's close and personal involvement with the Republican Party of Wisconsin.

By - Mar 4th, 2016 04:14 pm

MADISON – Contests to elect justices to the Supreme Court of Wisconsin are non-partisan elections. Despite this, three-time appointee of Gov. Scott Walker, Justice Rebecca Bradley, continues to reveal how intimately involved she is with the Republican Party of Wisconsin and has no interest in staying impartial.

Justice Bradley’s deep ties to fellow Michael Grebe protege, Scott Walker, and other elements of the extreme right-wing of the Republican Party are well documented. Bradley, a candidate supported by the Wisconsin Club For Growth, hasn’t been shy about her connections to the Republican Party in Wisconsin, even allowing the party to place automated phone calls on behalf of her Supreme Court campaign.

Shot: During her entire campaign Justice Bradley has claimed she is an impartial justice.

“When I became a judge I set aside all of my political inclinations and that was in the past.”  [WISN, UpFront With Mike Gousha,10/19/15]

Chaser: Even after attending official GOP events and coordinating with the Republican state party, Bradley couldn’t pass up an opportunity to rub elbows with lobbyists who spent an estimated $5.6 million to help elect conservative justices between 2007 and 2013.

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley left oral arguments early last week so she could give a speech to the state’s largest business group that has spent heavily to support conservative judicial candidates” [AP, 3/4/16] 

With one month until voters go to the polls to select a fair and impartial justice, we need to call a spade a spade. It’s time to acknowledge Justice Rebecca Bradley’s close and personal involvement with the Republican Party of Wisconsin and her intimate entanglements with many other elements of extreme right-wing infrastructure in the state.

Press Releases by Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

State Representative Dana Wachs Statement on Ivanka Trump’s Wisconsin Visit

"No matter who Donald Trump sends to Wisconsin to argue his case, his record speaks for itself," said Rep. Wachs.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Veteran’s Daughter Slams Sen. Johnson for Exploiting Their Tragedy on Debate Stage

Family unhappy with Johnson's failure and his desperate political exploitation

Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Ahead of Donald Trump’s Visit to Green Bay, Senator Tammy Baldwin and Tom Nelson Condemn his Divisive Rhetoric

"It is time for all leaders to reject Donald Trump once and for all, and to denounce his long record of hurtful and abusive behavior," said Tom Nelson.

Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Democratic Party of Wisconsin

Senator Johnson Put Partisanship Ahead of Wisconsinites as Committee Chairman

For nearly six years Senator Johnson has been at the center of Washington gridlock.

See More Releases

Leave a Reply

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

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>