Johnson Campaign Hits Barnes on School Choice

Johnson campaign hits Barnes on school choice Benjamin Yount The Center Square September 15, 2022 Wisconsin’s U.S. Senator is making an issue out of what his reelection campaign is calling Mandela Barnes’ hypocrisy on school choice. “After Lt. Gov. Barnes has reaped the benefits of private school, he has sought to prevent that choice for…

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Mandela Barnes Rules Out ‘Even Encouraging New Pipeline Construction’

Alana Goodman Washington Free Beacon September 15, 2022 Mandela Barnes, the Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidate, told climate activists  in 2019 that he opposes any “new pipeline construction,” including the expansion of northern Wisconsin’s primary oil and gas line, because “if the infrastructure is there, then people are going to use it.” The comments came when…

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VIDEO: Watch Mandela Barnes Say World Must ‘Stymie Capitalism’ To Combat Climate Change

Alana Goodman Washington Free Beacon September 14, 2022 Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidate Mandela Barnes argued to the United Nations that the United States needs to “stymie capitalism” in order to combat climate change, arguing that the free enterprise system has sent the world down a “path to destruction,” according to a video obtained by the Washington…

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Ron Johnson Says He’s Open To Multiple Debates With Mandela Barnes

Alexandur Shur Wisconsin State Journal September 11, 2022 WISCONSIN DELLS — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said he’s open to debating Democratic U.S. Senate nominee and Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes more than once before the general election, as he said Barnes was hiding from voters and the press.  “Happy to” debate Barnes more than once, Johnson…

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Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, Senate candidate, supported cutting prison population in half

Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, a Democrat running against incumbent Republican Sen. Ron Johnson, has repeatedly advocated for cutting the state’s prison population in half, eliminating cash bail and other progressive criminal justice reforms. Before entering public office, Barnes previously worked as an organizer for Milwaukee Inner City Congregations Allied for Hope, a Milwaukee-based social justice group,…

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Bice: Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes had 10 times more hours of security than his predecessor

Read the full story from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel here If Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes is elected to the U.S. Senate, he’s in for a big change in security and transportation. Unless they hold one of five leadership positions, senators don’t automatically get officer protection and drivers, as lieutenant governors in Wisconsin have from the State Patrol…

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