Archive for March, 2012

Federal judge strikes portions of Act 10

In response to the federal district court that has invalidated union-busting provisions of Scott Walker’s Act 10, We Are Wisconsin spokesman Kelly Steele issued the following statement: “While we’re pleased that Scott Walker’s transparent attempts to destroy his political opponents

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Scott Walker’s Worst-In-The-Nation Jobs Record: Anybody’s Fault But His Own

Recently, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel offered comprehensive analysis of the final adjusted BLS data for 2011, including many helpful charts and graphs comparing Wisconsin to overall US job growth. As noted at the very front of the piece, “Wisconsin has lost

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Meet Scott Walker & Party Boss’s Hand-Picked Replacement for Pam Galloway

Jerry Petrowski is a tool of the same Madison establishment that’s failed to create jobs & divided Wisconsin like never before MARATHON – Shortly after Pam Galloway announced her resignation from the state senate, finally ending control of the body

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Scott Walker Says His $144,423 Taxpayer-Funded Salary Isn’t “Real Money”

As data shows WI has worst 2011 jobs record in America, Walker also acknowledges being Governor not “that important to me” MADISON—Despite being paid a salary nearly three times the median household income in Wisconsin, Scott Walker apparently thinks the

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GAB Delay: Enough Is Enough

In response to the recommendation of GAB in support of the May 15th/June 12th dates for Wisconsin’s recall elections, We Are Wisconsin executive director Kristen Crowell issued the following statement: “The proposed May 15th and June 12th Election Days are

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ONE WEEK LATER: Still No Explanation From Scott Walker on Smoking Gun Video Proving a Year of Lies

Walker pledged to negotiate with public employees through collective bargaining, one week before 2010 election One week ago today, an explosive video surfaced that—had it been exposed 365 days earlier—might have avoided months of protests, a summer of Senate recalls,

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Scott Walker's First-Year Jobs Failure Is Official

National Job Growth Finally Outpaces Walker’s Job-Killing Agenda in January The verdict is in, and Scott Walker’s first year jobs record is a miserable failure. Not only did Wisconsin lose more than 20,000 jobs under Walker last year – including

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WI Jobs Preview: Will America’s Rising Tide Finally Lift Walker’s Broken Boat?

As the Journal Sentinel recently explored in-depth in a piece entitled “Wisconsin missing out on US jobs gains,” Wisconsin holds the worst private-sector jobs record in America during the six months since Scott Walker’s—in his words—“successful reforms” became law. (Walker

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Game-Changing Development In Scott Walker Recall

Newly-unearthed video shows Walker pledging to negotiate with public employees through collective bargaining, one week before 2010 election Since the beginning of the civil war Scott Walker touched off with his extreme proposal to end collective bargaining for Wisconsin public

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