Your Right to Know
May 6th, 2016 by Matthew Smith
Eight states have passed laws limiting censorship of student publications. Why not Wisconsin?
Mar 31st, 2016 by Steve Lovejoy
Governor went beyond state statutes in directive to state agencies calling for open records.
Mar 2nd, 2016 by Mark Pitsch
Liberal and conservative advocates of open government will offer presentation on the issue in 8 cities.
Feb 2nd, 2016 by Christa Westerberg
State Public Records Board rescinds earlier decision restricting open records but loophole remains.
Dec 29th, 2015 by Bill Lueders
State leaders have worked to restrict open records and succeeded in several ways.
Dec 1st, 2015 by April Barker
Madison's new ordinance will release huge quantities of public information. Will Milwaukee and state do likewise?
Oct 26th, 2015 by Larry Gallup
Campaign finance bill will make it much tougher to identify what special interests are supporting politicians.
Oct 1st, 2015 by Bill Lueders
Assembly voted 96-1 for resolution backing open government, but legislators continue to look for ways to limit it.
Sep 1st, 2015 by Steve Lovejoy
State Supreme Court ruling may allow governments to evade or delay obeying law.
Aug 3rd, 2015 by George Stanley
Planning began last September and would have ended open records for all local governments as well.
Jul 3rd, 2015 by Bill Lueders
Budget provision with no author will decimate open records rules for legislature. It will pass unless there is an outcry from legislators.
Jul 2nd, 2015 by Bill Lueders
Provision slipped into budget allows universities to hide names of top candidates for key positions. No other state agencies enjoy this exemption.