New Wisconsin Research Shows Growing Unaffordable of Healthcare in Wisconsin

For Immediate Release, Monday January 30, 2023 Contact: Robert Kraig (414) 322-5324, [email protected] Statewide: Partnering with national researchers, Citizen Action of Wisconsin released today a new demographically balanced survey of 1,196 Wisconsinites on the affordability of health care in the Badger State. The survey found 59% of survey respondents had experienced at least one health care affordability burden over the…

Citizen Action Weekend E Newsletter; Friday, January 27th

SIGN UP to volunteer with Citizen Action talking to voters in the 2023 Supreme Court Election. Citizen Action Endorses Judges Everett Mitchell and Janet Protasiewicz. Citizen Action Makes Dual Endorsement in Pivotal WI Supreme Court Election. This Wednesday, Citizen Action of Wisconsin announced the dual endorsement of Judge Janet Protasiewicz and Judge Everett Mitchell in the pivotal four way race…

“Supremely important economic battles progressives must win” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast

We discuss Citizen Action’s duel endorsement of Judge Janet Protasiewicz and Judge Everett Mitchell as we head towards the critical February 21st Supreme Court Primary Election. After debriefing Governor Evers’ State of the State speech and the Republicans’ cynical response, we welcome back our in-house economist Dr. Micheal Rosen to discuss Republicans’ scheme to create a phony “debt crisis” and…

Citizen Action Endorses Judges Mitchell and Protasiewicz.

For Immediate Release: January 26, 2023 Contact: Robert Kraig (414) 322-5324, [email protected] Citizen Action Makes Dual Endorsement in Pivotal WI Supreme Court Election. Statewide: Today, Citizen Action of Wisconsin, a statewide grassroots social justice organization with members in every region of the state, announced the dual endorsement of Judge Janet Protasiewicz and Judge Everett Mitchell in the pivotal four way…

Citizen Action Weekend, Friday, January 20th

RSVP for 2023 State Budget Watch Party, February 15th, 6:30pm. On Wednesday, February 15th, Governor Tony Evers will address the public and the state legislature with his vision for Wisconsin via his bi-annual budget address. Watch this address with like minded folks to cheer on and gently critique the Governor. Regressive Robin Vos will roll his eyes and we will…

Gerrymandered Legislature off the rails in first week” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast

We are joined by State Senator Jeff Smith to discuss the first week of the gerrymandered State Legislature. Seeking to influence the State Supreme Court race, the session opened by Republicans placing on the Spring ballot a cynical political referendum asking voter opinion on a BadgerCare work requirement and a constitutional amendment on cash bail. The top priority of this…

This Is One of the Best Times in History to Be an Organizer

January 16th By: Sulma Arias, Director, People’s Action. Citizen Action of Wisconsin is a member of People’s Action, a national organizing network. “Let us be those creative dissenters who will call our beloved nation to a higher destiny.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As a community organizer, I often imagine what it would have been like to march with…

Citizen Action Weekend; Friday, January 13th

Need healthcare? Sign up for healthcare coverage at healthcare.gov by January 15th to get coverage this year. Hundreds attend Citizen Action’s Supreme Court Candidate Forum Thank you to the nearly 400 people who attended the entire Citizen Action’s State Supreme Court Candidate Forum! We of course want to say THANK YOU to Judge Everett Mitchell and Judge Janet Protasiewicz for…

“No New Cold War!” Battleground Wisconsin Podcast

We are joined by Tobita Chow, the director of Justice is Global to discuss the new House committee aimed at the Chinese government and has Republicans warning of a “New Cold War”. We discuss why a cold war is disastrous to progressive governing and unnecessarily stokes anti-Chinese hate in America. We debrief Citizen Action’s excellent State Supreme Court progressive candidate…

Citizen Action Weekend E Newsletter, Friday, December 30th

Friday, December 30th Please consider a year end donation to Citizen Action’s 2023 Supreme Court Action Fund.  Citizen Action Madison Fundraising Happy Hour featuring Robert Kraig, Wednesday, January 4th 5-7pm.  Join Citizen Action executive director Robert Kraig at a Happy Hour event at Delta Beer Lab, 167 East Badger Road, Madison, next Wednesday, January 4th, 5-7pm. Come meet Robert and…