Jan 30th, 2014 by Dan Adams
Strong early fundraising and enthusiasm for campaign
Statement of Milwaukee County Supervisor David F. Bowen on the County Executive’s Opposition to a “Living Wage” OrdinanceJan 29th, 2014 by State Rep. David Bowen
I’m disappointed that the County Executive has resorted to spreading misinformation regarding my proposal to replace poverty wages in Milwaukee County with a Living Wage ordinance.
Jan 29th, 2014 by State Rep. Peter Barca
People who work for Wisconsin deserve fair wage to help provide for their families
Jan 28th, 2014 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
An important court decision late last week calls into question the constitutionality of additional burdens placed on health care enrollment navigators by the Walker Administration.
Supervisor Khalif Rainey Expresses Outrage Over bill To Allow MPD To Conduct Its Own Investigations When Prisoners Die in Their CustodyJan 27th, 2014 by Ald. Khalif Rainey
Rainey said it was “outrageous” that under the bill other police departments would be investigated by the state Department of Justice or an agency outside the county in case of prisoner deaths.
First Marquette Law School Poll of 2014 examines Wisconsin governor’s race, direction of the state and jobs outlookJan 27th, 2014 by Press Release
The first Marquette Law School Poll of the 2014 election year finds Gov. Scott Walker leading Democratic candidate Mary Burke, 47 to 41 percent.
Jan 27th, 2014 by Ald. Bob Bauman
The Public Works Committee will take up a proposed ordinance Wednesday allowing for either the complete prohibition of alcohol on so-called pedal taverns, or allowing for tight regulations on alcohol use for the often noisy “rolling parties.”
Jan 23rd, 2014 by State Rep. Evan Goyke
State Representative Evan Goyke (D-Milwaukee) issued the following statement in response to Governor Walker’s State of the State address delivered this evening:
Milwaukee County Supervisor Khalif Rainey Proposes Minority Impact Statements for County Contracts and Grants of $300,000 or MoreJan 23rd, 2014 by Ald. Khalif Rainey
Proposal Would Ensure That At-Risk Minority Populations Are Considered in County Projects
Milwaukee County Supervisor Michael Mayo, Sr. Criticizes “Lack of Transparency” in Courthouse Fire Fund TransferJan 22nd, 2014 by Sup. Michael Mayo
Milwaukee County Supervisor Michael Mayo, Sr., today criticized officials from the Abele administration for a “lack of transparency” about the actual costs of the Milwaukee County Courthouse fire in July, and he called on the County Board to require more answers about the costs.
Jan 22nd, 2014 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
At a media event Wednesday at the State Capitol, Citizen Action of Wisconsin, State Representative Mandela Barnes and State Senator Dave Hansen announced legislation banning employment discrimination against the long term unemployed.
Representative Goyke Authors Resolution Regarding Sudden Closure of LifeSkills AcademyJan 21st, 2014 by State Rep. Evan Goyke
Today State Representative Evan Goyke (D-Milwaukee) put forward a resolution in the Wisconsin State Assembly that addresses the sudden closure of LifeSkills Academy in Milwaukee on or about December 12, 2013.