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News | Mar 18, 2021

Wisconsin Democrats Condemn Acts Of Hate And Violence Against The AAPI Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 18, 2021 Contact: DPW Communications (press@wisdems.org) (MADISON) — Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued the following statement in response to the tragic shootings in Atlanta and acts of hate against the AAPI community: “Three weeks ago, Wisconsin Democrats spoke out against the rise of anti-Asian violence across our country. […]
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News | Mar 16, 2021

DPW Chair Ben Wikler Denounces Republican Resolution Honoring Rush Limbaugh

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 16, 2021 Contact: DPW Communications (press@wisdems.org) (MADISON) — Following today’s vote by Republicans in the Wisconsin State Senate to honor Rush Limbaugh, Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued the following statement: “Today’s Republican resolution honoring Rush Limbaugh was another partisan political exercise aimed at further dividing our state. After […]
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News | Mar 02, 2021

Wisconsin Democratic Party Chair On Failed Candidate Derrick Van Orden

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: DPW Communications (press@wisdems.org) (MADISON) — Following failed GOP congressional candidate Derrick Van Orden’s announcement that he was “seriously considering running” for Congress again, Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued this statement: “In the months since Wisconsin voters rejected Derrick Van Orden, he’s launched antisemitic and personal attacks on Twitter, […]
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News | Mar 01, 2021

Wisconsin Democratic Party Chair: GOP Wants Schools to Do More with Less

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: DPW Communications (press@wisdems.org) (MADISON) — Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler today released the following statement in response to Republicans in the state legislature calling for withholding funding to some of the Wisconsin schools hit hardest by the pandemic: “Our schools are facing more and more challenges, yet Republicans want […]
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News | Feb 25, 2021

Wisconsin Democrats Condemn Rise In Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

(MADISON) — Today, in response to the recent spike in anti-Asian hate crime across the nation, Democratic Party of Wisconsin chair Ben Wikler and West Allis Alderman and Wisconsin AAPI for Biden Leadership Council Co-Chair Angelito Tenorio issued the following statement: “The recent rise in anti-Asian hate crimes across the country is alarming and unacceptable. […]
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News | Feb 22, 2021

Wisconsin Democrats Issue Statement After Ron Johnson Spreads Lies on Behalf of Violent Insurrectionists on Senate Floor

(MADISON) — Ron Johnson used his time during today’s Senate hearing on the January 6th Capitol riots to promote a conspiracy theory that the insurrectionists were “fake Trump protestors.” Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued this statement in response to Johnson’s continued dangerous lies: “With Ron Johnson spreading absurd lies on behalf of […]
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News | Feb 17, 2021

Wisconsin Democrats Endorse Dr. Jill Underly for State Superintendent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 17, 2021 Contact: DPW Communications (press@wisdems.org) (MADISON) — Following yesterday’s primary election, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin endorsed Dr. Jill Underly for State Superintendent of the Department of Public Instruction. Chair Ben Wikler issued this statement: “In Wisconsin, we believe everyone — regardless of their race, class, or zip code — […]
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News | Feb 16, 2021

Wisconsin Democrats Issue Statement After Governor Evers Announces Full Budget Proposal

(MADISON) — This evening, Gov. Evers introduced his entire biennial budget for 2021-2023.  The budget addresses issues including cost of prescription drugs, childcare, mental health services, recreational marijuana, criminal justice reform and more. Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued this statement of support: “More than a year after Covid came to American shores, […]
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News | Feb 15, 2021

Wisconsin Democrats Issue Statement Ahead of President Biden’s Milwaukee Visit

(MADISON) — Ahead of President Biden’s town hall in Milwaukee, also his first official presidential visit of the administration, Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued this statement:  “Wisconsin is thrilled and honored that President Biden chose the Badger State for his first official presidential trip. President Biden knows that leadership starts with listening, […]
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