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Wisconsin Protest

Protester Remains Jailed On Felony Charges After Violent Arrest

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

A Wisconsin man who was violently arrested Monday during a protest at the state Capitol has been charged with felony battery and remains in jail a day...

Secret Email System Revealed in "John Doe" Probe of Walker Staff

Mary Bottari | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics
Mary Bottari

The morning after Governor Walker reassured Wisconsin, "We are turning things around. We are heading in the right direction," two more staffers were charged with multiple felony and misdemeanor counts of misconduct in public office.

Paige Lavender

Watch: Progressive Groups Run New Ads In Wisconsin Recall Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Three progressive groups are set to launch a six-figure television ad buy in the days leading up to the eight remaining Wisconsin state ...

New Jersey Union Workers Protest Cuts To Benefits, Collective Bargaining Rights

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Hundreds are rallying at the state capital to protest legislation being considered that calls for New Jersey government employee...

We Are All Part of the Labor Movement Now

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

The battle of Wisconsin is about the principle of whether everyday people have the right to sit at a bargaining table and have a say about their wages, their working conditions, and their jobs.

Jon Stewart: 'Wisconsin Union Protest Is The Bizarro Tea Party'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

"The Daily Show" returned Monday night to pick up on the Wisconsin union protests against Governor Scott Walker's controversial cost-cutting plan, lea...

PHOTOS: The Best Wisconsin Protest Signs

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The protests continue in Wisconsin, as Governor Scott Walker said Monday he will not back down from his controversial budget bill. As typical with ral...

Sam Stein

Texas Dems To Fleeing Wisconsin Lawmakers: 'Call Your Spouses For Conjugal Visits'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As a group of Wisconsin Democrats camp outside their state in hopes of stalling an anti-public union bill, veterans of such high-stake s...