“How Do We Clean Up Our Disgraceful Supreme Court Elections?"
Monday, October 26, 2009 6:30–8:00PM
Richard T. Anderson Education Center Waukesha County Technical College 800 Main Street - Pewaukee, WI (EXIT 293 off Interstate 94, toward PEWAUKEE/WAUKESHA CO TECH COLLEGE) ** Free and Open to the Public -- Light Refreshments will be Served **
Please come join in the discussion and learn more about:
State Supreme Court election reform — and why it is needed
How public financing of State Supreme Court elections ensures impartial justice
Why the disclosure and regulation of interest-group “phony issue ads” and other “outside” spending is vital
Elections vs. Merit Selection of State Supreme Court Justices
State Supreme Court Justice Ann Walsh Bradley State Supreme Court Justice N. Patrick Crooks Former Lieutenant Governor Margaret Farrow Executive Director Jay Heck of Common Cause in Wisconsin
Moderator: Vivien De Back – RN PhD FAAN, CC/WI Governing Board Member
Common Cause in Wisconsin(CC/WI) We are a non-partisan, non-profit citizen's lobby that focuses on campaign finance, election, and lobby reform, open meetings law and other issues concerning the promotion and maintenance of "clean," open, responsive and accountable government.
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