It used to be that if you wanted to do voter registration in Wisconsin you could get trained by the Government Accountability Board as a Special Registration Deputy(SRD), be assigned an SRD number, and then travel anywhere in Wisconsin to register voters. Not anymore.
The Voter Photo ID law stripped the GAB of any authority [...]
Professional GOP apologist propagandist and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel conservative favorite son, Christian Schneider, tossed off the following bit of jetsam in his analysis of Tuesday’s Presidential Election:
The City of Milwaukee had a ridiculous 87% turnout rate on Tuesday…
The only thing ridiculous about the Milwaukee turnout rate is the fact it wasn’t matched [...]
Part 2 of Rants Without Pants panel discussion where we debate “Voter Suppression”. I call this segment “The Stacy Harbaugh Show” because Stacy from the ACLU of WI kicks butt in this segment.
The panel consists of Stacy Harbaugh (Communications Director for the American Civil Liberties Union of WI), Dusty Weis (Former CBS Reporter [...]
Both cases have been kicked back to the appellate court for review.
The state Supreme Court today refused to take up two lawsuits challenging the state’s voter ID law.
The court of appeals had asked the justices to directly take the cases that resulted in two Dane County judges issuing injunctions preventing enforcement of the [...]
A Dane County Judge on Tuesday granted a temporary injunction that bars the enforcement of the state photo ID law at polling places during the general election on April 3.
Circuit Judge David Flanagan said that the Milwaukee Branch of the NAACP and Voces de la Frontera had demonstrated that their lawsuit against [...]
From YouTube user “madtowngirl2″ comes this footage of her son trying to get a voter ID at a DMV office in Madison. This is exactly the kind of difficulty and confusion Republicans want as folks head to their local DMV officers to get voter IDs in advance of the 2012 elections, because this kind of [...]
Courtesy of the ever-excellent blue cheddar blog comes this footage of protesters at the Capitol today to protest the voter suppression legislation passed by Republicans in the legislature: