On January 21st, 2013, Dane Varese, The Outreach Director with the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign braved the freezing temperatures (it’s 1 degrees outside) to talk to WORT about Citizens United and what it means for campaigns to come. Citizens United is a 2010 Supreme Court decision that says it would be an infringement […]
It’s been five years since the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United ruling. Peter Skopec, leader of the Reclaiming Our Democracy campaign at WISPIRG, joins Buzz host Jan Miyasaki to discuss the impact of the ruling, particularly on the 2014 congressional election here in Wisconsin.
Daniel Weiner, counsel with the Brennan Center for Justice, talks with Jan about his recently released report, “Citizens United, Five Years Later.
MADISON (WORT) — State Rep. Lisa Subeck introduced a resolution that will let the people of Wisconsin weigh in on whether the U.S. Congress should take up a constitutional amendment to overturn the Citizens United case. Dylan Brogan reports.
(WORT) — Election watchdog Mike McCabe proposes a radical solution to end the influence of money on our politics.
(WORT) — Addressing the ever growing influence of money in politics is one issue that is uniting Wisconsinites across the political spectrum. So why aren’t elected officials getting the message?