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Melanie Conklin

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Brad Schimel made deliberate missteps in handling of rapekit backlog
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Brad Schimel made deliberate missteps in handling of rapekit backlog

"Schimel's callous 'waiting for a bargain price' to test the rapekit backlog shows little interest in keeping Wisconsinites safe from sexual violence"

Walker has failed Wisconsinites on jobs
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Walker has failed Wisconsinites on jobs

New numbers from Bureau of Labor Statistics show that Wisconsin continues to lag behind the nation on job growth

André Jacque: an enemy to women’s health care
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André Jacque: an enemy to women’s health care

"His extreme record shows no regard for the health, safety and dignity of Wisconsin women or vital, life-saving research"

Andre Jacque votes against local schools
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Andre Jacque votes against local schools

Local schools blindsided by "Jacque Shock"

Foxconn may break promises to Wisconsin before they even break ground
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Foxconn may break promises to Wisconsin before they even break ground

"Foxconn has a history of breaking promises to communities...."

Statement from DPW on the harm Gov. Walker has done to Wisconsin classrooms
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Statement from DPW on the harm Gov. Walker has done to Wisconsin classrooms

"Wisconsin students can't afford another minute of Scott Walker's disastrous education policies, let alone another four years."

Walker, Republicans Warn of Blue Wave

Walker, Republicans Warn of Blue Wave

Ryan says farewell, Vukmir endorsed at annual state convention of GOP party.

Politically calculating Walker flip-flops on campaigning with Trump
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Politically calculating Walker flip-flops on campaigning with Trump

"Walker is too close to distance himself from Trump and his toxicity"

ICYMI: Schimel grossly misrepresented scope of rape kit backlog
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ICYMI: Schimel grossly misrepresented scope of rape kit backlog

Thanks to Brad Schimel's neglect and lack of guidance, hundreds of untested rape kits are discovered to have involved unknown suspects

GOP’s Latest Attack on WI Women’s Health Care Becomes Law
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GOP’s Latest Attack on WI Women’s Health Care Becomes Law

The measure, cosponsored by U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir, was signed into law yesterday by Gov. Scott Walker

Taxpayers Shouldn’t Pay $30,000 for Rep. Kooyenga Crime
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Taxpayers Shouldn’t Pay $30,000 for Rep. Kooyenga Crime

Kooyenga should reimburse Wisconsinites for the money we paid to settle his lawsuit for theft

Screnock declines to behave ethically on Wisconsin’s Supreme Court
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Screnock declines to behave ethically on Wisconsin’s Supreme Court

Wisconsin’s largest corporate lobbyist, Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, has spent more than $1.35 million in its attempts to elect Michael Screnock.

Wisconsin deserves transparency on Gallagher’s relationship with former National Security Advisor Flynn
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Wisconsin deserves transparency on Gallagher’s relationship with former National Security Advisor Flynn

Gallagher’s constituents deserve to know the details behind his involvement with Flynn.

The Art of a Desperate Deal
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The Art of a Desperate Deal

Gov. Walker signs $3 billion taxpayer giveaway to Foxconn

Response to Walker’s Revisionist Campaign Stunt
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Response to Walker’s Revisionist Campaign Stunt

“His new white W logo stands for nothing but Walker himself, as he has always put his personal political pursuits far ahead of Wisconsin’s needs and interest.”

Democratic Party of Wisconsin Builds its Communications Team
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Democratic Party of Wisconsin Builds its Communications Team

Melanie Conklin to lead Democratic Party of Wisconsin communications team.

Assembly Republicans reject additional middle-class property tax relief
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Assembly Republicans reject additional middle-class property tax relief

Instead, Speaker Vos and his caucus rubberstamp Gov. Walker’s irresponsible spending plan

Wisconsin Ranks 37th in Job Numbers
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Wisconsin Ranks 37th in Job Numbers

Here is the nonpartisan Bureau of Labor Statistics' quarterly census job numbers

New Education Statistics Show Taxpayer Money Subsidizes Families Able to Afford Private Schools
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New Education Statistics Show Taxpayer Money Subsidizes Families Able to Afford Private Schools

Republicans choose unaccountable private school voucher expansion over adequate resources to public schools