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McCabe Starts Ads on Hulu PDF Print E-mail
Elections, Elected Officials, Political Parties
Written by Commoners for Mike McCabe, Christine Welcher   
Tuesday, 31 July 2018 13:39

MADISON - Mike McCabe’s grassroots campaign for governor will begin running ads on Hulu starting Wednesday, August 1, 2018. The ad, which is 1 min and will play until the August 14th primary, stresses the need to break away from the current theories of what makes a candidate viable and instead dare to dream of a better politics and a cleaner government.

Here is a sneak peak of the ad which will begin playing tomorrow on Hulu in select markets around Wisconsin. To view video, click on the graphic below:


Last Updated on Friday, 03 August 2018 18:59
Senator Frostman Announces Legislative Listening Sessions PDF Print E-mail
Elections, Elected Officials, Political Parties
Written by Wisconsin Senate Democrats, Steve Peters   
Monday, 30 July 2018 16:33

calab-frostmanMADISON – Today, Senator Caleb Frostman announced his first three Legislative listening sessions as part of a Legislative Lunchtime Listening Session series.

These events will provide an opportunity for residents of the 1st Senate District to meet with Senator Frostman and share their thoughts and concerns about the upcoming Legislative session or request assistance in working with state agencies.

See below for times and locations.


De Pere

Thursday , August 2

12 PM - 1:30 PM

Brown County Library

Kress Family Branch

333 N Broadway


Wednesday, August 8

12 PM - 1:30 PM

James J. Siebers Memorial Library

515 W. Kimberly Avenue

Sister Bay

Tuesday, August 14

12:30 PM -1:30 PM

Door County Library Sister Bay-Liberty Grove

2323 Mill Road

Additional listening sessions will be scheduled all throughout the 1st Senate District in the coming weeks and months.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 July 2018 16:42
Dale Kooyenga Still Hasn't Refunded $30,000 for Signgate PDF Print E-mail
Elections, Elected Officials, Political Parties
Written by Democratic Party of Wisconsin, Courtney Beyer   
Friday, 27 July 2018 14:55

Dale Kooyenga3 months ago, Kooyenga promised to reimburse taxpayers $30,000 for a legal settlement over unlawful removal of a anti-Trump sign he found personally distasteful. What excuse will he make this time?

MADISON - Three months after state Rep. Dale Kooyenga (R - Brookfield) promised to reimburse taxpayers $30,000 for a legal settlement over Kooyenga’s unlawful removal of a sign he found personally distasteful, Kooyenga still hasn’t written a check.

“Wisconsinites expect better out of their elected officials,” said George Gillis, Democratic Party of Wisconsin executive director. “Dale Kooyenga has made excuse after excuse for this costly and completely avoidable episode, and now three months later, he still hasn’t followed through on his promise to pay back taxpayers. He should be ashamed.”

Kooyenga has changed his account of the events in May 2017 several times, each excuse more strange and dubious than the last. At one point Kooyenga claimed he removed the sign out of fear for children who would see it, then he suggested his military training demanded he remove the sign.

“Here’s the truth Dale Kooyenga won’t tell us: he was offended by a sign that was critical of his party, so he removed it. Dale Kooyenga didn’t care that the owner of the sign had a legal and constitutional right to post it, and he doesn’t seem to care now that his recklessness has cost Wisconsin taxpayers $30,000.”

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018 15:12
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