We will hold Governor Evers to his word.

Tony is coming to town for the State Democrat Party Convention on June 1, we're gonna counter-demo him. Can you join us? Please spread the word: https://www.facebook.com/events/471260090288417/ The Democratic Party of Wisconsin is having their convention in Milwaukee on June 1st and 2nd at Potawatomi Hotel and Casino. We will be there to remind them … Continue reading We will hold Governor Evers to his word.

Letter to Governor Evers

On Tuesday March 26th, CLOSEmsdf member organizations and allies will deliver a list of initiatives we expect Governor Evers' office to act on to reduce and repair the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. We're seeking more organizations to sign on to the letter and participate in the delivery action. Please contact Ben Turk, chair of the strategy and outreach committee at insurgent.ben@gmail.com if your organization wants to sign on. Find the full text of the letter here.

Actions Governor Evers must make to reduce and repair the Wisconsin Department of Corrections.

Download PDF version. On the campaign trail, Governor-elect Tony Evers said he would reduce prison population by 50% and close the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility. His opponent ran on trying to portray those goals as foolish and unsafe, then lost. The people of Wisconsin have spoken in favor of direly needed reform of the Department … Continue reading Actions Governor Evers must make to reduce and repair the Wisconsin Department of Corrections.