January 4, 2018 | by Jeffery Roman | Policy "This is a win for the community members, young people and families who have been steadfast in their opposition to ineffective youth prisons and the abuse happening at Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake."
November 30, 2017 | by Community Advocates Public Policy Institute | Policy Community Advocates Public Policy Institute Senior Fellow David Riemer was recognized by the Wisconsin State Public Defender Board for his work creating the State Public Defender Office in the late 1970s.
October 6, 2017 | by Lisa Kaiser | Policy "I believe tax reform should reward the dignity of work, raise incomes for working families, let them keep more of what they earn, and help small businesses create jobs," said Senator Tammy Baldwin.
September 12, 2017 | by Lisa Kaiser | Policy The Welcome Home Ceremony seeks to erase the stigma and isolation men feel when returning home from incarceration. Instead of being pushed away and ostracized, the participants of the ceremony let the men know they are forgiven for their past misdeeds and are surrounded by a community that sincerely wants them to succeed.