CMD Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Prosecutors' Appeal in John Doe II Corruption Case

Will the U.S. Supreme Court take a hard look at conflicted Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling shutting down the criminal investigation surrounding Scott Walker and groups orchestrated by his campaign team?

Another Koch Criminal Justice Reform Trojan Horse: Reentry and Privatization

As Congress considers major criminal justice reforms, the Koch machine is pushing privatization schemes and changes to the law that would benefit Koch Industries and other corporations by limiting their criminal liability.

Koch Criminal Justice Reform Trojan Horse: Special Report on Reentry and Following the Money

While the Kochs press for criminal justice "reforms," allies in the Koch network try to get a piece of the pie from other reforms intended to help ex-cons with their "reentry" into society.

Rule of Law Project Breaks the Law While Backing Wisconsin AG Schimel, Complaint Alleges

The Badger State wants to know, who poured undisclosed dark money into the Attorney General's race?

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There is a "sucker punch" aspect of this entire episode, that has been used in the past, that makes it doubly despicable. The now dead open records issue was so completely outrageous and unexpected that it served its intended purpose – to draw attention away from the many other very contentious and controversial aspects of this budget. And that was exactly what Walker and the majority Republicans wanted to happen.

--Jay Heck, Common Cause in Wisconsin

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