Did Wisconsin Republicans Break The Law?

Yes. In their frenzy to strip rights from teachers, nurses, and snowplow drivers, it looks like the GOP broke Wisconsin’s Open Meetings Law. Watch this heart-thumping clip from the committee hearing, starring Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca:

And that chanting you hear in the background? It’s tens of thousands of protesters yelling, “Shame! Shame! Shame!” Here’s a clip of it:

Rep. Barca has now filed an official legal complaint with the Dane County Attorney General.

Original reporting by Firedoglake. Original video by YouTube user iscubaMadison.

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