Matt Rothschild is Executive Director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, and prior to that position, was Senior Editor at The Progressive magazine for 32 years. He speaks with Thursday host Allen Ruff on the takeaways of politics from 2017, and in the second half of the hour, responds to listener comments.
It’s been an eventful year on the state and national political scene. Matt Rothschild of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign joins Tony to offer his thoughts on the best and worst of 2016 and what’s ahead for next year.
Follow the money — that’s the best way to learn why politicians vote the way they do, according to Matt Rothschild, executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign (WDC). Matt talks to Jan Miyasaki about his non-profit’s goal, and website, in trying to trace political donations in this ever-increasing climate of dark money contributions.
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 […]
The good and the bad, Matthew Rothschild, executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, joins A Public Affair host Allen Ruff for a year end wrap of this past year’s most important stories.
“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 […]