Wisconsin Dems propose bill banning bump stocks


State Reps. Chris Taylor, Lisa Subeck, Melissa Sargent and Terese Berceau, all from Madison, introduced a bill Thursday that would prohibit the possession, use and sale of bump stocks, which are currently legally available throughout the state. Subeck says it doesn’t make sense to ban automatic weapons if bump stocks are legal. > WMTV Madison

State leader reactions to Assembly’s passage of Foxconn bill


The vote on the “Wisconn Valley Special Session” legislation was 59-30, with three Democrats — in whose district the plant would be built — joining 56 Republicans to support the measure. Two Republicans and 28 Democrats voted against the bill. Here’s what a half dozen progressive leaders in the state had to say. > Wisconsin Gazette

Subeck explains how proposed bills could help the homeless

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In this short clip from WPT’s “Closer Look”, State Rep. Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) explains how bills she proposed would help house the homeless population. Subeck aims to fund the bills by increasing government vouchers for housing, and to fund a program to help prevent evictions in cases of a temporary financial crisis.  >  Wisconsin Public Television

Dems seek statewide referendum to join 100+ communities calling for repeal of Citizens United

Rep. Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) and Sen. Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) aim to have the people of Wisconsin vote in a statewide referendum on amending the U.S. Constitution to state clearly that corporations are not people and money is not speech.  >  Public News Service

Wisconsin Democrats announce new gun safety coalition

Assembly Democratic Reps. Berceau, Sargent and Subeck announced the creation of a new gun safety advocacy coalition at a news conference Monday, saying they can’t believe Republicans want to further relax Wisconsin’s gun regulations.  >  Associated Press

Democratic state lawmakers revive ‘Move to Amend’ against Citizens United

Democratic lawmakers plan to once again push for a statewide vote on overturning the Citizens United decision. State Sen. Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) and Rep. Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) are introducing a resolution that calls for a statewide advisory referendum on whether Wisconsin would support a U.S. constitutional amendment to reverse the decision.  >  Wisconsin Radio Network

Opinion: Wisconsin needs referendum to overturn Citizens United

Rep. Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) and Sen. Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) introduced bills calling for a statewide referendum asking the citizens of Wisconsin whether they favor amending the U.S. Constitution to declare that corporations are not persons and that money is not speech.  >  Wisconsin Democracy Campaign