Elections Board posts Walker recall petitions online

“Few processes in the electoral system or elsewhere are more public than the signing of recall petitions against state elected officials,” said Kevin Kennedy, GAB director and general counsel. “Petition signers chose to participate in the public process of initiating a recall election of the governor as well as other officeholders.”

Via Wisconsin State Journal.

Madison mayor wants Spectrum Brands to switch new HQ site to Madison

State and city leaders say the site search was unusually secretive. WEDC chief executive Paul Jadin said Spectrum Brands did not identify itself until mid-March, nine months after consultant Joseph first contacted the state about a company looking to consolidate offices in Wisconsin, Illinois or Iowa.

Via Wisconsin State Journal.