The 2019 Wisconsin Watchdog Awards recognize outstanding efforts to protect the state’s tradition of open government, and highlight some of the threats.
On this page How can I check up on a nonprofit group? What information is available on corporations operating in my state? What can I learn about labor unions? What can I learn about an employer’s record on workplace safety? More on how to Be Your Own Watchdog How can I check up on a […]
On this page How can I find a particular bill? Understand what is being proposed Where else can I learn about past and pending legislation? How can I track agency spending? More on how to Be Your Own Watchdog How can I find a particular bill? The Wisconsin state Legislature runs a robust website for past and […]
On this page How can I dig into state campaign finance data? How can I find who is lobbying whom over what? How do I find similar information on campaign finance and lobbying in other states? How do I track campaign donations and spending for federal candidates, like U.S. senators and congresspeople? How can I […]
WI wrangles over lead pipes while failing to ‘Get the lead out’; Foxconn confusion; solar advances Of note: After years of ignoring the threat from lead water pipes, Wisconsin politicians are now fighting over how to replace them. Some Republican lawmakers are concerned that too much of Gov. Tony Evers’ lead pipe replacement program would […]