Wisconsin’s new early voting limit has been challenged in federal court

A coalition of liberal groups and former Democratic U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder have asked a federal judge to block implementation of the new early voting restrictions signed into law by Gov. Scott Walker last week. The same judge in 2016 struck down a similar two-week early voting limitation as unconstitutional. > AP News

Eric Holder’s group promises lame-duck lawsuit


A group run by former Democratic U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says it plans legal action to block a limitation on early voting in Wisconsin signed into law by Gov. Scott Walker. The National Redistricting Foundation will pursue legal action along with the Wisconsin-based liberal group One Wisconsin Now. > NBC 15 Madison

Eric Holder says Wisconsin Republicans risk lawsuit over lame-duck plan

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Wisconsin Republicans risk legal action and would inflict damage on outgoing Gov. Scott Walker’s reputation if they carry through with their lame-duck plan to reduce the powers of Democrats elected last month. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Eric Holder, Tony Evers and Mandela Barnes discuss criminal justice reform

Wisconsin State Rep. David Crowley organized a panel in Milwaukee last week with former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, gubernatorial candidate Tony Evers, and lieutenant governor candidate Mandela Barnes to speak about the need for criminal justice reform, particularly as it relates to race. > Milwaukee Courier

Eric Holder campaigns for Evers, Barnes in Milwaukee

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder campaigned for Democrat Tony Evers for governor and Mandela Barnes for lieutenant governor Tuesday in Milwaukee. Holder, a New York City native, joined Evers and Barnes to discuss criminal justice reform, a hotly debated issue in the race for governor. > Wisconsin Public Radio

Dem groups spending big on state races in three states Trump won


For Our Future, a Democratic field organizing group, is partnering with the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, the Eric Holder-helmed group, to invest $750,000 in state legislative races in three states Trump won, including Wisconsin. > NBC News

Eric Holder group spending $175K on Dems running in state’s special elections

A group led by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is plunking down $175,000 to help two Democrats running for state Legislature in special elections next month. The group announced the move Tuesday. > Wisconsin State Journal