Saturday, November 1st, 2014

David Prosser's file

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David Prosser is a Wisconsin Supreme Court justice. He was appointed to the court in 1998 and was re-elected three years later to a full 10-term term. He previously spent 18 years in the state Assembly representing the Appleton area; for eight of those years he was the Republican leader.

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David Prosser's website

Recent statements involving David Prosser

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Evidence cited is a mixed bag, though even Prosser acknowledges similarities

 Greater Wisconsin Committee
Greater Wisconsin Committee

Says David Prosser = Scott Walker.

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Candidate points only to general statements, no specific cases or issues

Recent stories featuring David Prosser

Fact-checking Gov. Scott Walker's new book

In his new memoir, Gov. Scott Walker recounts how he secretly crafted a plan "that gets rid of the unions and eliminates collective bargaining." He dwells on the state of state government’s finances prior to his election and argues for how much better they are now.

And he takes a few pokes at President Obama’s Washington.

We take a look at how Walker's claims -- new and old -- stack up on the Truth-O-Meter.

Check out our pre-election roundup of rulings

In Wisconsin, the 2011 spring elections have attracted heightened interest as the fallout from the Madison budget battle continues. PolitiFact Wisconsin has been in high gear, too.

Here's our round up of recent rulings in the hotly-contested races for state Supreme Court and Milwaukee County executive.