Jurisdiction: Wisconsin

News Roundup: Sowing Confusion and Discord

September 3, 2020
The Trump administration is digging into its usual playbook of unsubstantiated claims and harmful messages.

Investigations Update: Operation Legend, Crossfire Hurricane, and the Rush for a Coronavirus Vaccine

September 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s politicized Operation Legend, the rush for school reopenings and a Covid-19 vaccine, and partisan FBI responses to congressional requests.

Public Records Request to Wisconsin DHS Seeking Emails with Federal Officials Regarding Coronavirus Vaccine

September 1, 2020
Public records request to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services seeking email communications with federal officials regarding coronavirus vaccine plans.

Records Request to Milwaukee Mayor’s Office Seeking Emails with White House

August 31, 2020
Records request to Milwaukee Mayor’s Office seeking emails with the White House regarding the federal law enforcement action Operation Legend.

Records Request to Milwaukee Police Department Seeking Emails with White House

August 31, 2020
Records request to Milwaukee Police Department seeking emails with the White House regarding the federal law enforcement action Operation Legend.

Request to Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Emails with White House

August 31, 2020
Request to Milwaukee Sheriff’s Office seeking emails with the White House regarding the federal law enforcement action Operation Legend.

No Records Response from Wis. Sen. Fitzgerald Regarding External Communications

August 11, 2020
The office of Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald stated it had no records responsive to our request for his communications with external organizations, including those advocating voter suppression, or with the Wisconsin Elections Commission.

Open Records Request Seeking Wis. Sen. Bernier’s Communications with WEC and External Parties

August 7, 2020
Open records request seeking communications between the office of Wisconsin Sen. Kathleen Bernier and the Wisconsin Elections Commission or external parties.

Open Records Request Seeking Wis. Rep. Vos’ Communications with WEC and External Parties

August 7, 2020
Open records request seeking communications between the office of Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and the Wisconsin Elections Commission. This request also seeks Vos' communications with external parties.

Open Records Request Seeking Wis. Sen. Fitzgerald’s Communications with WEC and External Parties

August 7, 2020
Open records request seeking communications between the office of Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald and the Wisconsin Elections Commission. This request also seeks Fitzgerald's communications with external parties.