Where each member of Wisconsin’s Congressional delegation stands on net neutrality

 

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The Cap Times runs through the net neutrality position of Wisconsin’s two U.S. Senators and all eight of its House Representatives.

Trump threatening ‘livelihoods,’ say unions, Democrats

Labor unions and Democrats slammed the White House Thursday for weighing in against public-sector unions in a major Supreme Court case, saying the Trump administration’s opposition to mandatory union dues threatens the unions’ ability to represent government workers. > Washington Examiner

Pocan slams Republican vote for plan that increases taxes on middle class

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In a statement released yesterday on the House’s passing of the tax reform bill, U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan said: “While I’m still recovering from my recent heart surgery, had I been in Washington, my vote would not have been a “no,” it would have been a “hell no.” > Wisconsin Gazette

Out of hospital, Pocan thanks supporters while he recovers from heart surgery

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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan thanked supporters via his Facebook page Monday, saying he was able to leave the hospital earlier than expected after a triple bypass surgery last week, and will recover at home for the next several weeks before returning to Washington.

Pocan undergoes triple bypass heart surgery

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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan is recovering in Wisconsin after undergoing major open heart surgery Wednesday. Pocan is expected to be out for several weeks after undergoing triple bypass surgery, which his office said was a preemptive measure aimed at staving off future cardiac issues. > POLITICO

PolitiFact checks Pocan claim on how rare the ‘death tax’ is

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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan has said: “Republicans have (marketed the estate tax) as a “death tax” — you die and you get taxed. But the reality is, it’s a tax on the ultra-wealthy that the vast majority will never, ever, ever see. Last year, two out of every 1,000 people paid an estate tax.” PolitiFact Wisconsin checks the figures.

Pocan: Tax bill ‘the biggest lie’

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Healthcare and tax reform issues were front and center during a town hall meeting with U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan at the Merrill Community Center Monday. Calling the tax bill “the biggest lie I’ve heard since I’ve been in Congress,” Pocan said it mostly hurts the middle class. > Beloit Daily News