GOP Front Group Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty Received $500,000 From Bradley Foundation; Suing MATC Over Contract That Saves Taxpayers $150 Million
Freshman State Senator Vows to Oppose Budget Unless the Special Interests That Elected Him Are Satisfied
In 2011 the student debt hit $1 trillion with $3,000 of new student debt accrued every second, according to Buisnessweek Magazine...
Student Loan DebtThe Institute is undertaking a first-of-its-kind issue campaign related to the national crisis of student loan debt. This multi-year campaign, “Trillion Dollar Debt,” will involve both state and national partners from both inside and outside of the 21-state ProgressNow Education Fund network
and will conduct cutting edge research, develop policy alternatives and involves a massive public education campaign to both the media and the public about the full economic impact of the crisis. In building this campaign, the Institute will rely heavily on the strengths of research, communications and online organizing skills of its staff.
Exposing the truth behind the nation's largest conservative and pro-corporate funding group, the Bradley Foundation. Wisconsin has been ground zero in efforts to restrict voting rights and the Institute has been at the forefront in providing the public, its allies and the media with comprehensive research and legal information about critical issues surrounding the right of the franchise. The stunning frequency with which Wisconsin U.S. Senator Ron Johnson proves himself to be utterly out-of-touch, misinformed and even downright foolish in his public statements inspired One Wisconsin Now's new website, www.OurDumbSenator.com, dedicated to chronicling the Senator's inanity.
Sen. Rick Gudex Wants to Require More Qualifications for Some Professional Licenses, But Not the Private School Voucher Program He Has Pledged to ExpandOne Wisconsin Now Asks: Why Isn’t Gudex Demanding Accountability from Private School Voucher Program?
One Wisconsin Now's Trillion-Dollar Student Loan Debt Crisis Campaign Gets Boost With Pledge of AFSCME Council 40 SupportOrganization Representing Thousands of Working Wisconsinites Tabs Tackling Debt Crisis as Priority
Congratulations Graduates! Your Student Loan May Be Helping the Federal Government Make More Money Than Exxon-MobilCongressional Budget Office Projecting $51 Billion Profit for Government From Federal Student Loans in 2013 Fiscal Year