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Dear Representative Barca, I am writing to ask that you run for Governor of Wisconsin. You have heard the same plea from individuals posting it on your Facebook page, to the hundreds who signed ...
by Sand Hill Crane
Comment Count 57 comments on Fri Mar 23, 2012 at 11:49 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
Honorable Representative Barca, I know you've got complicated considerations in coming to a decision of whether to enter the primary race for Governor of Wisconsin. But there is a difference ...
by jorogo
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 05:54 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Dear Representative Barca, I was told that one reason you haven't decided to run for governor yet is because you are worried about being able to raise enough money for a campaign. Although money is ...
by BatmanWI
Comment Count 49 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 04:10 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
If you spent any time following events in Wisconsin last year, you will know Peter Barca. Democratic State Rep. Peter Barca stood up on March 9th, 2011 and explained to the Republican Senate ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 64 comments on Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 09:36 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Wisconsin disability-advocates had a lot to celebrate this weekend! I had the privilege of raising a glass on Friday with a couple dozen such advocates -- a non-partisan gathering of self-advocates ...
by AnnieJo
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Mar 19, 2012 at 04:34 AM PDT with 93 Recommends
"Judgment is rendered declaring 2011 Wisconsin Act 23’s photo ID requirements unconstitutional to the extent they serve as a condition for voting at the polls. Moreover, defendants are permanently ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 225 comments on Mon Mar 12, 2012 at 11:01 AM PDT with 507 Recommends
The crowd begins to gather outside the United Wisconsin office for a pre-rally, one of several prior to gathering at the Capitol building:
by GeoffT
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Mar 11, 2012 at 01:19 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Kathleen Falk surges against Scott Walker Public Policy Polling (PDF). 2/23-26. Wisconsin voters. MoE: ±3.3% (
by David Nir
Comment Count 54 comments on Tue Feb 28, 2012 at 10:59 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Dear Representative Barca, Throughout the struggles Wisconsin has faced since last February when Scott Walker "dropped the bomb" on Wisconsin and the first chants of "RE-CALL WAL-KER!!!" echoed ...
by Wisco Wherls
Comment Count 46 comments on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 04:51 PM PST with 35 Recommends
Tonight, Rep. Sondy Pope-Roberts (D-Middleton), the ranking member on the Assembly Education Committee, is joining me to respond to Gov. Walker's State of the State Address. Below is her column on ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jan 25, 2012 at 02:52 PM PST with 18 Recommends
It's time for Gov. Scott Walker to stop the excuses and address Wisconsin’s job crisis. National job numbers for every state came out Tuesday, and Wisconsin fared badly. Unfortunately, we led ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Dec 21, 2011 at 05:43 PM PST with 38 Recommends
by David Jarman
Comment Count 178 comments on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 04:26 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 82 comments on Thu Oct 13, 2011 at 05:00 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Rep. Peter Barca is the Wisconsin Assembly Democrats Leader Gov. Walker went to yesterday's Education Summit in New York City with the hope that he would be able to continue to paint a ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 81 comments on Tue Sep 27, 2011 at 03:26 PM PDT with 159 Recommends
Rep. Peter Barca is the Wisconsin Assembly Democrats Leader The election results of the past week can only be viewed as a historic victory won by Wisconsin's middle-class and a rejection ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 63 comments on Tue Aug 16, 2011 at 08:00 PM PDT with 197 Recommends
Rep. Peter Barca is the Wisconsin Assembly Democrats Leader UPDATE (4:45 PM CST) : Gov. Walker has used the chaos of Election Day to mask his signing of Republican-...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 01:33 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
This is it folks.  With one week to go until the recall elections, we must continue to fight in solidarity to take Wisconsin back for the people. 

 Gov. Scott Walker and Sen. Scott Fitzgerald ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Aug 02, 2011 at 09:22 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
The actions of Wisconsin Republicans over the past seven months have shown disdain for things that matter deeply to our state’s citizens: a strong public education system, affordable health care ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Aug 01, 2011 at 08:06 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
A recent poll by the University of Wisconsin shows not only that a vast majority of Wisconsinites disapprove of Gov. Walker and his fellow Republicans in the state legislature, but also that 65% of ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Jul 20, 2011 at 07:43 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
First, I want to start by thanking the DailyKos community, as well as bloggers around the country that have joined us to fight back against Governor Walker's assault on middle-class families, our ...
by PeterBarca
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Jul 13, 2011 at 09:42 AM PDT with 103 Recommends