Wisconsin justice's spouse head of union-busting law firm

By Chris Young

Wisconsin Supreme Court justice married to head of firm that battles unions.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Wisconsin Supreme Court":

"… ions remain about how the law applies to state employees.     …"

"… ing workers’ rights including free speech and equal representation. The Wisconsin Supreme Court accepted the case at the request of the state’s 4th District Court of Ap …"

Governors’ groups rely increasingly on 'dark money' affiliates

By Paul Abowd

Powerful state governors' associations are pumping more funds into nonprofit arms.

Excerpts from this story referencing "527 groups":

"… .4 million. The governors associations still spend far more through their 527 groups. The DGA spent $49 million and the RGA spent $77 million during the 2012 e …"

A long wait yields expansive new freedoms in Wisconsin

By Bill Lueders

NRA calls state's new concealed-carry law 'one of nation's strongest'

Excerpts from this story referencing "Fairfax":

"… agrees Rachel Parsons, a spokeswoman with the NRA’s national office in Fairfax, Va. “We’re very happy.”Not for the squeamishState Sen. Glenn Grothm …"

"… registered four lobbyists, all from the group’s national headquarters in Fairfax, Va.Another group, Wisconsin Gun Owners Inc., reported spending $78,516 on …"