MADISON-Following is the statement of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate about the coming weekend of historic protest in Madison and throughout the state.
The Wisconsin Legislature will be voting on a bill that will eliminate the ability for hundreds of thousands of public employees to collectively bargain. These union members teach our children, care for the sick, plow our snow, and are a vital part of our community. Their jobs, their benefits and their fundamental rights are at stake and we need to tell the legislature that enough is enough, we will not stand by and allow working people to be treated this way.
MADISON-Following is the statement of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate on Scott Walker's "budget adjustment' bill.
MADISON- Republican Sean Duffy is leading the right-wing push to end what's left of the successful Recovery Act. In doing so, he's willing to cut tens of millions of dollars in his own district, for everything from veterans hospitals to public safety.