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 "America":

"… vice filings indicate. The DGA, meanwhile, established a nonprofit called America Works USA in 2011, which raised and spent $4.4 million. The governors ass …"

"… y has to go to something other than politics.” Despite the requirement, America Works USA — the Democratic nonprofit — spent about 70 percent of its b …"

"… tegrity review of unreleased tax records. DGA spokesman Danny Kanner says America Works USA’s “primary purpose is not political.” When the RGA nonpro …"

"… profit called ReAL Action in 2010. ReAL Action is an affiliate of Renewing American Leadership, a nonprofit founded by former presidential candidate Newt Gin …"

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 "Law":

"… s in most areas of the state Capitol and other state government buildings. Lawmakers have set their own policies as to where weapons are permitted; the A …"

"… r job.The database of concealed carry license holders will be kept secret. Law enforcement officers may access it to confirm that a person who fails to p …"