Chris Rochester

The Top Ten Stories of 2017

Looking back on the past year, it can be easy to just see a blur. From Foxconn to John Doe, from Russia to Weinstein, the 24/7 news cycle was running at full tilt all year. Despite that – or maybe because of it – it can be easy to lose sight of even the biggest stories. That’s where your friends at the MacIver Institute come in. In our final annual wrap-up of 2017, we revisit some of the biggest stories in the state and nation. Some were in the headlines for a few months (like Foxconn), some were in...

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MacIver PSA: Amazon Prime Shoppers Urged to Call Price Police If They See A Really Good Deal

For Immediate Release July 10, 2017 MacIver PSA: Amazon Prime Shoppers Urged to Call Price Police If They See A Really Good Deal [Madison, Wis…] In a public service announcement released today, the MacIver Institute is warning online bargain hunters in Wisconsin to take extra caution when shopping Amazon on Monday and Tuesday. The state’s antiquated minimum markup law, which mandates higher prices for consumers and outlaws the sale of retail goods below cost, is in direct conflict with Amazon’s Prime Day. The minimum markup law makes it illegal for Amazon to give Wisconsinites low prices and sell deeply...

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@WILL on Twitter

1 day ago
WILL President @RickEsenberg joins @VickiMcKenna on @newstalk1130 at 2:30 PM to discuss a judge's ruling striking down changes to early voting.

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2 days ago
. @WILawLiberty sues @GovEvers to protect Wisconsin's wedding barns. Government should leave wedding barns alone
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#Wisconsin wedding barn owners deserve certainty that the government isn't going to impose costly regulations on them.

WILL is suing on behalf of two owners to ensure certainty and protect economic liberty.

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2 days ago
WILL's @ltvebber was interviewed by @bcullerton at @CBS58 about WILL's new lawsuit in defense of #Wisconsin wedding barns.

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