NEWS

The 2020 Democratic Convention will be in Milwaukee!

The path to defeating Trump runs through Wisconsin. This is the first time the Democratic party has held a national convention in the Midwest outside of Chicago since 1916. After a decade of Republican attacks on working people, labor unions, and communities of color,...

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Weekly news from the DPW chair.

Election day for the spring general election is April 2nd, but that doesn’t mean you can’t cast your ballot early -- in Madison and Milwaukee, you’ll be able to vote early starting Monday! Other municipalities will start the following week. To find a voting location...

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Happy birthday, Sen. Patty Schachtner!

Come celebrate Senator Patty Schachtner’s birthday at Table 65, a locally owned farm-to-table restaurant here in New Richmond. You are invited to join on Monday, April 1, from 5 – 7 p.m. Patty is working hard in Madison and here in western Wisconsin. And there is...

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Weekly news from the DPW chair.

DPW v. Vos, et al. Yesterday, we at the Democratic Party of Wisconsin filed a lawsuit in federal court to stop the unprecedented and illegal laws passed by Republicans during December’s lame-duck session. We decided to take legal action action because we could not let...

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Weekly new from the DPW chair.

"Now, let's get back to work!" Gov. Evers delivered his first State of the State Address this past Tuesday, and it was filled with emotion and promise. He highlighted his goals for our state’s future while telling some of the stories he and Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes...

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New officers for 2019.

At our January meeting we elected officers for the new year. Kim Butler, chair; Margaret Engebretson, vice-chair; Pam Girtz, secretary; Carolyn Saunders, membership secretary; Kathryn Kienholz, treasurer. Please welcome them! They have all stepped up to donate their...

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Weekly news from the DPW chair.

Wisconsin begins a new chapter. What a great day for Wisconsin. No amount of rain or clouds could dampen our spirits as Wisconsin inaugurated five constitutional officers -- all Democrats, all determined to do right by the people of Wisconsin. Our new leaders each...

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We are all invited to Tony’s 2019 inauguration!

Follow these links to find out more about how to attend. Here are a couple of hotels in downtown Madison that have room blocks for the event. The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor's Club -- rates vary from $109 - $169/night *** Unionized employees represented by...

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Weekly news from DPW.

ACTION ALERT: Republicans have introduced bills to undercut Gov.-elect Tony Evers Wisconsin Republicans lost badly in the midterms, but that hasn’t stopped them from being sore losers. Now Republicans in the legislature are moving forward on several proposals to...

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From Common Cause WI.

"It takes a special type of arrogance and hubris when your political party receives fewer statewide votes in state legislative elections, and the other political party sweeps all of the statewide constitutional offices – and then you move to increase your own partisan...

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