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Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Files Lawsuit To Halt Commission Hearing for Failure to Comply With Federal Law

Election Clerks Receiving Huge Numbers of Absentee Requests

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March 19, 2020

shows 315,429 absentee ballots have been requested across the state. 277,824 of these ballots have been sent out to voters, and 25,961 have been returned to the clerks. 

The date to register to vote has passed, although (assuming in-person voting occurs) you may register at the polls on April 7.

Wisconsin's 2019 Supreme Court Voters Hit New Peak Of Partisanship

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April 5, 2019

When it comes to the political division between Republicans and Democrats, elections for Wisconsin Supreme Court often appear quite similar to races for the Legislature or Congress or governor or even President, even though these seats are technically non-partisan. The 2019 race between Brian Hagedorn and Lisa Neubauer was no different, and in certain ways appeared more partisan than ever given the political histories and connections of each candidate.

Voting Guide for the Wisconsin Primary

August 12, 2018

We are down to the wire. On Tuesday you will all get the opportunity to help to direct the future of the state and the nation. Read that again. People often pass up the opportunity to vote and to be politically engaged. But trust me, this is important. I always vote, and I hope you do too. If you've already voted - thank you.  If you have not, here are some resources you may find useful.

Election Day Tuesday - vote like your life depends on it

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February 19, 2018

Tomorrow is election day in Wisconsin. Important elections are up throughout the state. Everyone in the state has an opportunity to vote in the primary election for State Supreme Court. the Supreme Court race is interesting as it has candidates of very different judicial attitudes. Tim Burns is running as an unabashed liberal, and essentially as a Democrat, despite this being a non-partisan race.

Legislation to Allow Municipal Officials to Serve as Election Officials Passes Senate Committee on Elections and Utilities

October 24, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE:  October 24, 2017

CONTACT: Zach Madden, 608-266-7521(office) 920-627-5773 (cell)

 

Legislation to Allow Municipal Officials to Serve as Election Officials Passes

Senate Committee on Elections and Utilities

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Files Lawsuit To Halt Commission Hearing for Failure to Comply With Federal Law

July 10, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 10, 2017

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Files Lawsuit To Halt Commission Hearing

for Failure to Comply With Federal Law

Lawsuit Also Demands Release of Information About the Commission Under Key Government Transparency Law