“Will Gov. Evers’ budget invest in green jobs” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast

Battleground Wisconsin · Will Gov. Evers’ budget invest in green jobs We review Congress’ inadequate COVID relief bill that was immediately trolled by Trump, calling it a disgrace and demanding $2000 relief checks he has previously opposed. The Fox con has now cost the state $1.4 billion for nothing aside from a failing real estate project. We ask the question…

Citizen Action Supports the Right of Wisconsin Voices workers to Organize

For Immediate Release–December 23, 2020 Contact: Robert Kraig (414) 322-5324. Milwaukee: Over the past 6 weeks there has been controversy concerning an organizing drive by employees at Wisconsin Voices to form a union. Citizen Action of Wisconsin believes the right to form and join unions is a fundamental human right. Citizen Action is a union employer, and has had a…

“Sinking Snake Oil Ship” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast

Battleground Wisconsin · Sinking Snake Oil Ship We check in on the federal COVID-19 debate in Congress. After months of failure, are the nation’s lawmakers about to deliver meaningful relief? Claire presents new research quantifying the deep financial hardship the pandemic has inflicted on American families and why the failure of political leadership is so devastating. The Electoral College declared…

“Trump enablers scheme & sue to overturn election” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast 

 Battleground Wisconsin · Trump enablers scheme & sue to overturn election We review a surreal week that saw Texas and 17 states sue Wisconsin and other states where Trump lost narrowly to overturn the election. In Wisconsin, Rep. Tussler, the chairman of the Assembly Elections committee, is holding a sham hearing Friday, and has already said he is willing…

2019 News Clips

2019 WQOW Channel 18 (December 17, 2019) Eau Claire residents demand action on prescription prices WRRD Radio Milwaukee (December 3, 2019) Robert Kraig on Devil’s Advocates on Medicare for All Wisconsin Examiner (November 7, 2019) What hasn’t happened in health care: Some health legislation passes, but major issues fall from legislature’s agenda WKBT TV 8 La Crosse (October 4, 2019)…

Citizen Action Weekly: Friday, December 4th 2020

Friday, December 4th Attend 2020 Citizen Action of Wisconsin statewide membership meeting On December 5th 2020 at 10:00 AM Citizen Action of Wisconsin will be (virtually) hosting its annual statewide membership meeting. This meeting will be open to all current members. During the meeting we will be electing the 2021 Board of Directors (including representation from the Driftless region). We…

“Vos’ COVID-19 plan fails Wisconsin” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast

 Battleground Wisconsin · Vos’ COVID-19 plan fails Wisconsin We discuss the adolescent and divisive COVID-19 legislation introduced by Robin Vos and Assembly Republicans that cuts funding for school districts and fails to address the historic pandemic bludgeoning Wisconsin families. We review Trump’s illegitimate lawsuit which seeks to change the rules of the game after the election and throw out…