October 31, 2018

For Immediate Release– October 31, 2018. Contacts: Robert Kraig (414) 322-5324 [email protected] or Kevin Kane (414) 550 8280, [email protected] New federal data shows allowing Wisconsinites to buy-into Badgercare as a “Public Option” would slash premiums and deductibles. Data also shows gap with Minnesota is widening STATEWIDE: On a media call Wednesday morning Citizen Action of Wisconsin, with key state lawmakers and the…

What is the Citizen Action of Wisconsin Brew Fest Fundraiser? 

For the past nine years Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund (CAWEF) has hosted a small but very successful beer taster and silent auction fundraiser.  This social event helps raise funds for the important work that Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund and it’s sister organization, Citizen Action of Wisconsin, does.  This year the event will be on Monday, November…

Citizen Action Weekly: Friday, October 19, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018 Citizen Action members join Mandela Barnes and former HHS director Kathleen Sebelius at media conference   Highlight importance of the ACA’s ban on discrimination against people with pre-existing conditions. Denise Patton, a Citizen Action co-op member and small business owner, flanked by fellow co-op members, Mandela Barnes & former US HHS director Kathleen Sebelius, sharing how…

October 11, 2018

For Immediate Release– October 11, 2018 Contact: Robert Kraig (414) 322-5324 [email protected] Walker’s election year plan impacts a tiny fraction of health consumers, is dwarfed by premium reductions in neighboring Minnesota, and does not make up for cost of his sabotage Statewide: After 7 years of working to sabotage the Affordable Care Act in Wisconsin, Scott Walker is making misleading…

Press Clips 2017

WXPR Radio (December 26, 2017) BadgerCare Public Option Still in Limbo in Madison Duluth News Tribune (December 21, 2017) Wisconsin Insurance Costs Vary Widely WRRD 1510am (December 15, 2017) Kevin Kane on Earl Ingram on Child Poverty Campaign WQOW (December 14, 2017) Ending child poverty campaign kicks off in Eau Claire WEAU (December 14, 2017) Groups combine to launch End…

Citizen Action Weekly: Friday, October 5, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018 Northeast Cooperative hosts Fair Maps Town Hall in Oshkosh In preparation for the November referendum on nonpartisan redistricting in Winnebago County members of Citizen Action, the League of Women Voters – Winnebago County, and others in the Fair Maps Coalition organized a town hall to educate voters on this important issue. Sachin Chheda, director of the…