No merit raises, but many across-the-board raises
"Last year, I was involved with an effort to to help prosecutors get their first pay raise in more than 10 years."
Available evidence is to the contrary
Says attorney general candidate Jon Richards "went so far to say he would only enforce the laws with which he personally agreed."
Actually, 15 months
The Wisconsin unemployment rate was higher than the U.S. rate during only three months when Mary Burke was state commerce secretary.
"When Jim Doyle was governor and Mary Burke was commerce secretary," Wisconsin saw "billions in middle-class tax hikes on nursing home beds, gas, phones and garbage."
Up the hill, and more than an hour's drive away
Al Jazeera America
The proposed Gogebic iron ore mine is "just up the hill" from the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore caves along Lake Superior.
More judicial rulings ahead
Says the secret John Doe criminal investigation of his campaign has been "resolved" and two judges have said it is "over."
Cherrypicking his veterans’ votes
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
"Congressman Duffy has long record of voting against VA backlog fixes."
Shoestring campaign tripped up by data
Says Gov. Scott Walker "has made Wisconsin 2nd in the nation in losing jobs."
No data available comparing cities
"Milwaukee has the second-highest" number of children recovered from sex trafficking.
That’s not what polls show
A majority of Americans "since Harry Truman days" support single-payer health insurance, or "full Medicare for all."
Numbers off, comparison weak
President Barack Obama’s budget threatens national security by proposing "an Army of fewer personnel than we had before Pearl Harbor."
No changes with the welcome signs
Welcome to Wisconsin road signs have "always been made in Wisconsin," but Scott Walker "is outsourcing them" to an out-of-state company and "paying more money for them."
Scant evidence of "many times more"
"The big Wall Street banks, the big corporations" give "many times more" political donations to Democrats than Republicans.
Clear prohibition still in state law
Says Gov. Scott Walker’s repeal of a 2009 law has left Wisconsin as "one of five states without an equal pay law protecting women from gender discrimination in their paycheck."
Poll is nearly two years old and not exactly on point
A poll taken "a few months ago" found "70 percent approval or higher" for the Act 10 collective bargaining law.
Wrong on both counts
Wisconsin is "one of the bluest" states, but under Scott Walker its unemployment rate "is around 3.5%."
Her department’s portion: Less than 1%
Republican Party of Wisconsin
Says Mary Burke's "2007-'09 state budget had a tax hike of $1.8 billion -- costing every man, woman and child in the state an extra $310."
No broken promises
"Federal government reneging" on Medicaid payments to Wisconsin caused about $240 million in extra costs in the 2013-’15 state budget.
Bill has no audit requirements
Democratic Party of Wisconsin
A bill backed by Sean Duffy and other House Republicans "could actually require the Internal Revenue Service to conduct audits of rape victims" who get an abortion.
Many cooks in this tax stew
David A. Clarke Jr.
Says Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is responsible for the roughly $7,800 "I pay in property taxes per year."
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