Part 28 of 29 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON, Wis. — The special prosecutor of a secret investigation into dozens of conservative organizations is asking a state appeals court to overturn the probe’s presiding judge’s recent ruling quashing several subpoenas employed by investigators.
Attorney Francis D. Schmitz has filed five petitions [...]
MADISON, Wis. – For nearly four years, the Democrat-led Milwaukee County District Attorney’s office has secretly investigated conservative organizations and individuals connected to Republican Gov. Scott Walker. The first so-called John Doe probe into Walker’s aides and associates when Walker was Milwaukee County executive ended with six convictions, four of them unrelated to the [...]
Part 61 of 67 in the series Educating America
By Mary C. Tillotson | Watchdog.org
For special needs students whose parents have tried everything, some Wisconsin lawmakers are trying to offer some help.
Bills sponsored by state Sen. Leah Vukmir and state Rep. John Jagler would allow special needs students to attend public, charter, or private schools of [...]
Milwaukee County Supervisor David Bowen is experiencing a politician’s dream.Read More →
By M.D. Kittle |Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON, Wis. — Under fire for its involvement in a controversial — and now suspended — Federal Communications Commission study criticized for First Amendment creeping, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has issued a statement on behalf of its Center for Communication and Democracy, presumably to clear the air about its part in the study.
The statement, [...]