Post Tagged with: "Wisconsin Supreme Court"

June 15, 2011 07:00

Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Controversial Union Law

[Gov.] Walker claimed that the law, which also requires public employees to pay more for their health care and pensions, would give local governments enough flexibility on labor costs to deal with deep cuts to state aid.

April 8, 2011 04:44

Missing votes give Justice Prosser win in Wisconsin battle

Winning Justice David Prosser told Greta Van Susteren tonight that he survived a nuclear firestorm.

He also said the 7,000 vote lead will likely be too big to overcome.

April 7, 2011 16:56

BREAKING: Computer Error Could Give Prosser 7,381 More Votes, Victory

After Tuesday night’s Wisconsin Supreme Court election, a computer error in heavily Republican Waukesha County failed to send election results for the entire City of Brookfield to the Associated Press. The error, revealed today, would give incumbent Supreme Court Justice David Prosser a net 7,381 votes against his challenger, attorney Joanne Kloppenburg. On Wednesday, Kloppenburg declared victory after the AP reported she finished the election with a 204-vote lead, out of nearly 1.5 million votes cast. – NRO

April 6, 2011 15:35

Pro union judge holds tiny lead in Wisconsin race

With a statewide vote total of nearly 1.5 million in that race, the margin separating the two candidates amounted to just a few hundredths of 1% – easily within the state’s trigger for a recount at no cost. – Journal Sentinel

April 1, 2011 04:21

Unions deploy money and muscle in Battle of Wisconsin

Failure to display a pro-union sign, the letter says, “will leave us no choice but [to] do a public boycott of your business.” And if you want to remain neutral — well, that’s not good enough. “Sorry, neutral means ‘no’ to those who work for the largest employer in the area and are union members,” the letter says.

July 2, 2010 03:53

Wis. Supreme Court upholds will of the people on marriage

State high court unanimously thwarts attack on marriage amendment adopted by voters