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Archived News Releases

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Title Date
Wisconsin Spring Election Features Important State Races April 2, 2009
New Wisconsin Forfeitures Rule Approved By G.A.B. March 31, 2009
Government Accountability Board Endorses Strengthening State Ethics, Lobbying & Campaign Finance Laws March 30, 2009
G.A.B. Sends Issue Ad Rule to the Legislature March 30, 2009
Final Reminder: Wisconsin’s Inactive Voters Have One Week to Return Postcard March 16, 2009
G.A.B. Provides $500,000 to Clerks for Improving Elections March 11, 2009
State’s Chief Elections Official to Testify Before Congress March 10, 2009
Inactive Voters Have Two Weeks to Respond March 9, 2009
Wisconsin Spring Primary Election Results Certified March 3, 2009
Chief Justice to Select Government Accountability Candidate Committee Members Tuesday February 20, 2009
Elections Division to Conduct Voter Record Maintenance February 19, 2009
Wisconsinites Urged to Vote in Tomorrow’s Primary Superintendent of Public Instruction Leads State Ballot February 16, 2009
Accountability Board Will Move to New Headquarters January 21, 2009
G.A.B. Report Spurs Wisconsin Attorney General to Finally Concede Voter Records Lawsuit January 16, 2009
Accountability Board Votes to Advance “Issue Ad” Rule Requiring Disclosure of Contributions for Political Ads January 15, 2009
G.A.B. Votes to Issue Rule to Encourage Uniform Electronic Campaign Finance Report Filing January 15, 2009
Jefferson County Circuit Court, Branch 1 Ballot Access Deadline Extended January 7, 2009
Accountability Board Achieves Major First-Year Goals December 30, 2008
Wisconsin’s Presidential Electors Meet at State Capitol December 15, 2008
Government Accountability Board Director Receives International Award for Distinguished Service December 8, 2008
Wisconsin Certifies November 4 General Election Results December 1, 2008
Wisconsin Finishes Successful Pilot of New Campaign Finance Information System November 19, 2008
Government Accountability Board Reiterates Original Plans to Check Voter Records November 11, 2008
State Election Runs Smoothly in Wisconsin Officials to Examine Improvements for 2009 Elections November 6, 2008
Last Minute Tips for Wisconsin Voters November 3, 2008