From my inbox, the first TV ad for Mary Burke’s gubernatorial campaign:
Scott Walker’s D.C.-based Republican Governors Association is spending more than $1 million attacking Mary with false, negative attacks in order to prop up their favorite out-of-touch governor.
We want you to have the real facts about Mary.
I am working on another post related to the opposition of Common Core…but decided to put it aside after I got the email embedded below on Monday.
Common Core should be a boon to education in this country. It will set some standards on student achievement that make sense for math and English…the only [...]
From my email inbox comes this announcement about an opportunity to meet Democrat Kelly Westlund, who’s vying to unseat “Struggling” Sean Duffy in Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional district. Meet and Greet Kelly Westlund – congressional candidate Wednesday, February 26th, 5:30-7:00 pm home of Deborah Monicken and Susan Kattas 200 North 7th Street Hudson, WI 715-386-4128
Yesterday the State Assembly voted to approve Assembly Bill 409, which would implement an independent investigation framework for all officer-involved deaths in Wisconsin.
From the press release I received regarding AB409: Bill authors Rep. Garey Bies (R-Sister Bay) and Rep. Chris Taylor (D-Madison), brought together families of the deceased as well as representatives of the [...]
This coming Monday is an important gathering for Drinking Liberally, as we welcome gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke to speak with our organization. Ms. Burke has experience as CEO of Trek Bicycles, and in the Wisconsin Commerce Department, as well as having been elected to the School Board in the city of Madison.
We look forward [...]
From my email inbox: What Are You Doing on Valentine’s Day?
We hope you have a date. With your local Home Depot and/or Lowe’s store. To deliver their managers’ a “Give Bees Some Love” Valentine.
Why? Because Home Depot and Lowe’s sell plants that are coated in pesticides that kill bees. And we need your [...]
From my email inbox: Congressional candidate Kelly Westlund joined local activists for a press conference outside of Rep. Sean Duffy’s office in Superior today and delivered over 10,000 petition signatures from across Wisconsin calling on Rep. Duffy to support raising the minimum wage.
The petition to Rep. Duffy states:
From my email inbox comes news of two upcoming town hall meetings with Democratic State Sen. Chris Larson. Milwaukee Town Hall Monday, February 3, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park Community Room 1500 E. Park Place Milwaukee, WI 53211 (Representative Jon Richards and Alderman Nik Kovac also attending)
From my email inbox comes news that Democratic Attorney General candidate Jon Richards has received the endorsement of the United Steelworkers. MILWAUKEE—Jon Richards today announced the endorsement of United Steelworkers, District 2 in his campaign for Attorney General. The USW represents more than 40,000 active and retired members throughout the state of Wisconsin in both [...]
From my email inbox comes news of an upcoming house party at the residence of Keith Schmitz. Friend –
By now we know you’ve heard the exciting news — Mary Burke is running for Governor!
Join Burke for Wisconsin supporter Keith Schmitz as he host a House Party on Wednesday, January 15th at [...]