Democracy in peril

For Immediate Release February 15, 2011 For more information: Peter Rickman, 920-284-4710 Joint Finance Committee is Cutting Off Speakers on Budget Repair Bill Citizens of Wisconsin are demanding the right to have their voice heard in the Joint Finance committee hearing on SB-11 Members of the Joint Finance Committee need to do their jobs and…

Capitol is abuzz

More than 5,000 people are cramming the Capitol to voice their opposition to this bill. TAA members, we need you here! Come protest, and stay to speak at the hearing. We especially need you to come tonight, after the busloads of people from around the state are gone. Doors of the Capitol will be open…

Biddy Martin's response misses the mark

For immediate release Contact: Kevin Gibbons 813-466-0952 kevinmgibbons@gmail.com Alex Hanna 765-404-6996 alex.hanna@gmail.com The Teaching Assistant Association (TAA) calls on Chancellor Biddy Martin to take a strong stance in opposition to Governor Walker’s budget repair bill. Her response to the bill to this point has been anything but. In this time of crisis at the University…

UW Students deliver Valentines to Walker

Press Advisory February 14, 2011 For Immediate Release For further information, contact: Kyle Vandenlangenberg 920-562-4522 – kyle.m.van@gmail.com Peter Rickman 920.284.4710 – rickman.peter@gmail.com More than 1000 members of the UW community and supporters deliver Valentines to Governor Walker at Capitol in show of support for the university and union workers Madison, WI — On February 14,…