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Dem AG Kaul priorities: Reproductive freedom, ‘Safer Wisconsin’ legislation

Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul delivered the most high profile speech of the fall campaign this week during an appearance at the Wisconsin Counties Association annual conference in Baraboo. According to the Associated Press, Kaul told conference goers – county officials from across the Badger State – that his top priority as Attorney General has...

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Wisconsin’s Attorney General is on the Ballot This Fall. But What Does He Do?

Abortion rights, public safety, the climate crisis, and more are on the ballot this November. So are Tony Evers and Tim Michels, plus Ron Johnson and Mandela Barnes. But another, often overlooked race, can have just as big of an impact on your life as who we send to the Governor’s Mansion or the US Capitol.

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Dem AG Kaul highlights record of cracking down on polluters, fighting opioid epidemic

Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul delivered the most high profile speech of his general election campaign this week during an appearance at the Wisconsin Counties Association annual conference in Baraboo. According to the Associated Press, Kaul told conference goers – county officials from across the Badger State – that his top priority as Attorney General...

FILE - In this May 9, 2019 file photo, Josh Kaul, Wisconsin's attorney general, sits in his Capitol office conference room in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Todd Richmond File)
Josh Kaul Defended Wisconsin Voters in 2020. He’s Running to Protect Them Again in 2024.

“It’s critical that we continue having an Attorney General we can count on to stand up for the will of the voters and our democracy in 2024, no matter the result," Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul told UpNorthNews.

Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul speaks during a news conference with Gov. Tony Evers regarding the U.S. Supreme Court's recent overturning of Roe v. Wade in Milwaukee, Wis., Tuesday, June 28, 2022.
State Attorney General Race Could Decide Reproductive Freedom in Wisconsin

Wisconsin's Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul filed a lawsuit to overturn Wisconsin’s 1849 abortion ban. His opponent, Republican Eric Toney, opposes reproductive freedom and said he would enforce the ban.

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Wisconsin Democrats Sue For PFAS Damages To Rural Communities

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul, both Democrats, have announced a lawsuit against polluters for PFAS contamination of water and natural resources concentrated in rural communities. The suit, which targets Tyco, Chemguard, 3M, DuPont, and others, was authorized by Evers and introduced by Kaul in Dane County. In the complaint, the state...

Former Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Michael J. Gableman, pictured here in 2011, has been hired by Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) to investigate baseless concerns over the 2020 election. The investigation is one of many nationwide as Republicans follow the lead of former President Donald Trump and work to undermine faith in the electoral process. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal, Pool Photo via AP File)
Gableman’s Election Probe Started Out Badly. It’s Gotten Even Worse.

Former Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice’s fumbled investigation has even come under attack from GOP Elections Conspiracist.