Tuesday, October 1, 2013

CC/WI Public Forum at UW-Stevens Point on October 28th!

                    Redistricting Reform
                 Disclosure of Money in Politics 
                       The Citizens United Decision
                 Public Financing of Elections
                               Voter Photo ID

"What Ever Happened to Good Government in Wisconsin?
And How Can We Fix It?"

Monday, October 28, 2013
6:30 – 8:00 PM

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Dreyfus University Center - Laird North (Alumni Room)
1015 Reserve Street

Stevens Point, Wisconsin 

 ** Event is Free... and so are the cookies! **

Panelists: Former Congressman Dave Obey (D-7th District, 1969-2011)
State Representative Katrina Shankland (D-Stevens Point)
Bill Kraus, Republican Strategist and Common Cause in Wisconsin Chair
State Senator Julie Lassa (D-Stevens Point)*Tentative*
and CC/WI Executive Director Jay Heck

Moderator:  Professor Dennis Riley, UW-Stevens Point Political Science Department

Please come join in the discussion and learn more about:
  • Redistricting/Gerrymandering reform in Wisconsin – how do we do it?
  • Disclosure of interest-group “phony issue ads” and other “outside” spending – is this necessary or would it stifle “free speech”?
  • How is the U.S. Supreme Court decision on Citizens United vs F.E.C affecting Wisconsin?
  • Would a Voter Photo ID law suppress voter fraud or voters?
  • Is Public Financing of our state elections needed?
  • Should we Elect or Appoint Wisconsin's Supreme Court Justices?
Presented by Common Cause in Wisconsin   
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