On this episode of A Public Affair, Matt Rothschild speaks with Mary Bottari of the Center for Media and Democracy about recent revelations from the John Doe investigation. The Guardian newspaper recently published an investigative news story detailing coordination between the Walker administration, major donors, and a non-profit group.
It’s the final day of pledge drive! To finish off the fundraiser, Allen Ruff talks with Matt Rothschild. Rothschild is the executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, and author of “You Have No Rights: Stories of American in an Age of Repression.” Before joining the Democracy Campaign, he was the editor and publisher of […]
Tony Castaneda hosts an insightful postmortem of the 2016 spring elections. His guests skillfully dissect every aspect of the election from Bernie Saunders’ success to Supreme Court campaign tactics to what Wisconsin Dems need to do to rebuild the party. Tony is joined by journalist and Madison alderperson Rebecca Kemble, Mike McCabe of Blue Jean […]
“What a mess this court has wrought!” Justice Shirley Abrahamson wrote in a dissent to the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s refusal to reopen the John Doe investigation against Scott Walker and its decision to fire special prosecutor Francis Schmitz, preventing him from filing further appeals. Tony Castaneda talks with Matt Rothschild, Executive Director of the Wisconsin […]
Hosted by Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Executive Director Matthew Rothschild. Guests include: Andrea Kaminski of the League of Women Voters; State Rep Terese Berceau; Madison Alder Rebecca Kemble; and Masood Akhtar.
What is the current state of political affairs in Wisconsin? What’s happening politically in Madison? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!