Senate unlikely to take up campus speech bill before fall

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A Republican bill toughening penalties for disruptive campus protests that passed the state Assembly last week likely won’t come up in the Senate until this fall. It’s not yet clear whether Senate Republicans will embrace the legislation as eagerly as their Assembly counterparts. > Wisconsin State Journal

Protestors gathered in front of GOP offices in Milwaukee, Superior and Green Bay this weekend

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Protesting both the House and Senate health care bills, groups of Wisconsinites gathered in front of at least three federal lawmakers’ offices this weekend. The groups demonstrated in front of Sen. Ron Johnson’s Milwaukee office, Rep. Sean Duffy’s Superior office, and Rep. Mike Gallagher’s Green Bay office.

Eau Claire demonstrators gather to protest health care repeal

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As Senate discussions over the proposed health care bill continue, some Eau Claire residents took to the streets in protest. The demonstrators said they feel GOP leaders are leaving Americans in the dark and want senators to hold listening sessions to share more details about the proposal. > WQOW Eau Claire

Rally at Sen. Johnson’s Oshkosh office to oppose secret Senate health care bill

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Citizen Action of Wisconsin is organizing a rally Friday to press U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson to let the public see the bill. Afterwards some rally participants have a scheduled meeting with Johnson’s staff, where they’ll argue he should let the public see the bill, oppose a radical Medicaid restructuring, and stand against pre-existing condition discrimination.

Protest scheduled outside Rep. Gallagher’s office for his AHCA vote

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One Wisconsin Now is targeting U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher for his vote in favor of the American Health Care Act, organizing a protest in front of his Green Bay office this Saturday, June 17. Details here.

Rally planned at Paul Ryan’s Racine event Monday

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A resistance group is inviting Wisconsinites to show up at a factory Paul Ryan will be visiting Monday: “Since he isn’t often available to his constituents, we’ve decided to meet him at CNH in Racine in hopes he will hear us out. Join us with your signs and voices.” > Our Wisconsin Revolution: Kenosha