Bill Lueders tau pom ntawm Wisconsin Watchdog Awards hauv Madison, Wis., thaum lub Plaub Hlis 16, 2019 thaum nthuav tawm Opee Awards. Ben Brewer rau Wisconsin Watch
Sijhawm Nyeem Ntawv: 4 feeb

Ib tug pej xeem txhawj xeeb txog cov phiaj xwm los txhim kho lub nroog chaw ua si, ib tus neeg laus uas xav tias nws
cov npoj yaig ua txhaum txoj cai lij choj thiab ib tus kws lij choj hauv cheeb tsam uas foob rau ib lub nroog
rau qhib cov ntaub ntawv ua txhaum cai yog ntawm cov yeej hauv xyoo no Openness Awards,
los yog Opees, muab los ntawm Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council.

Cov khoom plig, tshaj tawm hnub no ua ntej ntawm National Sunshine Week
(sunshineweek.org), Lub Peb Hlis 13-19, paub txog kev siv zog zoo los tiv thaiv
xeev txoj kev lig kev cai ntawm tsoomfwv qhib - thiab hais txog qee qhov kev hem thawj rau nws.

Nov yog 16 xyoo sib law liag uas Opees tau txais khoom plig. Lawv yuav yog
nthuav tawm ntawm Wisconsin Watchdog Awards txais tos thiab noj hmo, hnub Thursday,
Lub Plaub Hlis 21, ntawm Madison Club hauv Madison, pib thaum 5 teev tsaus ntuj

Kev sau npe online rau xyoo 2022 Wisconsin Watchdog Awards txais tos thiab noj hmo

"Zoo li txhua qhov chaw ntawm pej xeem lub neej, nrhiav kev pom tseeb hauv tsoomfwv muaj tus phab ej
thiab cov neeg phem, ob leeg uas tsim nyog tau txais kev lees paub, "said Bill Lueders, pawg sab laj
tus thawj tswj hwm. "Peb txoj cai qhib kev tsuas yog muaj zog raws li peb txaus siab tiv thaiv
lawv. "

Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council, ib pab pawg tsis koom nrog uas nrhiav
txhawb tsoom fwv qhib, muaj li ntawm ob lub kaum os cov tswv cuab sawv cev
media thiab lwm yam kev nyiam rau pej xeem. Cov koom haum txhawb nqa suav nrog Wisconsin
Xov xwm Association, Wisconsin Broadcasters Association thiab Madison
Tshooj ntawm Lub Koom Haum ntawm Cov Neeg Sau Xov Xwm.

Cov khoom plig tau muab rau xyoo no hauv XNUMX yam. Tus yeej muaj:

Pej Xeem Ntshaw Kev Ua Pej Xeem ("Copee"): Christine Brennan

Thaum qhov kev npaj kho tshiab Fond du Lac park tsis dhau qhov kev sim tsis hnov ​​​​tsw, cov pej xeem no thov kom pom cov ntaub ntawv ntawm kev sib txuas lus nruab nrab ntawm cov neeg ua haujlwm pej xeem thiab cov neeg txhawb nqa qhov project. Thaum lub nroog nug nws txog $ 6,888 saum toj ntawm $ 1,000 nws twb tau them los nrhiav cov ntaub ntawv no, nws tau hais. Nws qhov kev paub pab tsa pej xeem paub txog kev tsim txom cov nqi them nqi thiab coj mus rau txoj kev zoo dua rau archiving cov ntaub ntawv nyob rau hauv Fond du Lac. Thiab cov ntaub ntawv tso tawm tau txhawb nqa ib backlash tawm tsam qhov project thiab cov cov tswvcuab hauv nroog leej twg txhawb nqa.

Political Openness Award ("Popee"): Winnebago County District Attorney's Office

Thaum lub xeev cov kws lij choj hauv cheeb tsam muaj txoj cai lij choj los nqa cov ntaub ntawv qhib thiab qhib rooj sib tham ua tub ceev xwm, lawv tsis tshua ua. Tab sis Eric Sparr, Tus Lwm Thawj Coj Tus Kws Lij Choj ntawm Lub Nroog Winnebago, thiab nws tus thawj coj, Tus Kws Lij Choj Hauv Cheeb Tsam Christian Gossett, txiav tawm tsam cov qoob loo thaum lawv tau foob Lub Nroog Omro cov thawj coj ntawm yim suav rau kev qhib cov ntaub ntawv ua txhaum cai. Lub rooj sib hais txog cov nqi raug teem rau lub Peb Hlis 11.

Honourable mention: Tony Evers

Wisconsin tus tswv xeev xyoo no vetoed ib daim nqi uas tau txais kev pom zoo dhau los ntawm ob lub tsev ntawm Pawg Neeg Saib Xyuas Kev Cai Lij Choj los tsim ib lub chaw ua haujlwm tsim cai lij choj ntawm tib neeg txoj cai tshiab nrog cov kev cai zais cia. Nws kuj npaj siab nyob rau hauv nws cov peev nyiaj los tsa qhov pib rau thaum cov ntaub ntawv cov neeg saib xyuas tuaj yeem tack ntawm qhov chaw tus nqi ntawm $ 50 txog $ 100.

Media Openness Award (“Mopee”): Isiah Holmes, Wisconsin Tus Kws Tshuaj

Holmes thiab qhov xov xwm tshaj tawm hauv online no tau ua rau muaj kev siv tsis zoo ntawm lub xeev cov ntaub ntawv qhib txoj cai los tshawb pom cov ntaub ntawv txaus ntshai ntawm Wauwatosa lub chaw tub ceev xwm, uas tswv Tus kav nroog Wauwatosa Dennis McBride yog "lub hom phiaj" thiab tswj hwm ib daim ntawv teev cov neeg tawm tsam thiab qhov ntawd Holmes nws tus kheej yog nyob rau npog qhov kev tawm tsam raws li ib tug neeg sau xov xwm. Kev nthuav tawm cov kev tsim txom no ua rau lub hom phiaj siab tshaj plaws ntawm peb txoj cai qhib cov ntaub ntawv.

Qhib Cov Ntaub Ntawv Scoop ntawm Lub Xyoo ("Scoopee"): Cov  Milwaukee Phau Ntawv Xov Xwm Sau Npe

Wisconsin cov ntawv xov xwm loj tshaj plaws txhua hnub thiab cov neeg sau xov xwm suav nrog John Diedrich, Raquel Rutledge thiab Daphne Chen tau siv cov ntaub ntawv soj ntsuam hauv nroog thiab lwm cov ntaub ntawv los tsim cov dab neeg uas nthuav tawm cov xov hluav taws xob txaus ntshai npaum li cas rau ntau xyoo tau ua rau hluav taws kub thiab thov cov neeg raug tsim txom hauv Milwaukee cov tsev xauj tsev. Lub series, "Hlau thiab Hluav Taws Xob,” tau txhawb cov tub ceev xwm hauv nroog kom nrhiav txoj hauv kev los tiv thaiv cov hluav taws kub no.

Whistleblower ntawm Lub Xyoo: Douglas Oitzinger 

Tus txiv neej no nyob hauv lub nroog Marinette tau sawv ntawm nws cov tswvcuab hauv nroog hauv kev pom zoo ntawm kev pom tseeb thaum nws foob ​​foob thaum Lub Kaum Ob Hlis tau liam tias lawv tau ua tsis raug mus rau hauv kev sib tham kaw los tham txog kev xaiv cov dej. "Qhov no yog hais txog tsoomfwv qhib," nws hais rau cov ntawv hauv zos. "Qhov ntawd yog txhua yam nws hais txog."

Tsis muaj phooj ywg qhib siab ("Npee"): Michael Gableman thiab Robin Vos

Qhov tseeb yog Gableman, yav dhau los lub xeev Supreme Court kev ncaj ncees, ua rau lub $676,000 hauv cov nyiaj them se hais tias Vos, tus hais lus ntawm lub xeev Assembly, pom zoo them nws? Tsis yog Gableman lossis Vos zoo li xav kom tib neeg paub, txawm tias tus kws txiav txim plaub ntug nrhiav tias lawv "tsis lees paub, ncua sijhawm, thiab tsis kam lees" ua txhaum txoj cai sau tseg. Qhov tseeb, yog li ob peb cov ntaub ntawv tau muab los teb rau cov ntaub ntawv thov uas muaj speculation uas cov ntaub ntawv raug puas tsuaj. Yog li ntawd yog lub xeev txoj kev lig kev cai ntawm qhib tsoom fwv.

Rov luam tawm peb cov ntawv dawb, hauv online lossis luam tawm, raws li daim ntawv tso cai Creative Commons.

Nrov dab neeg los ntawm Wisconsin Watch