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  • GOP treasurer candidates divided on future of office
    Primary elections often feature candidates with subtle -- if any -- differences on policy questions. That's not the case, however, with the Republicans running to succeed Kurt Schuller as the state treasurer. Dem and Republican primaries for the office are Tuesday. Matt Adamczyk, in an interview... <more>

  • Dem primary candidates hope to rebuild state treasurer's office
    The two Dems vying in Tuesday’s primary each want a strong treasurer. Dave Sartori believes the office’s powers should be restored in full. David Leeper, however, says the office "needs to be rebuilt from the ground up." In separate interviews with WisPolitics.com last week, the two rivals... <more>

  • 97th AD candidates divided on future of tax reform, public employee bargaining
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews feature GOP candidates for the 97th Assembly District, including parts of the city of Waukesha and areas to the south ... <more>

  • 10th AD candidates split on Milwaukee County Board referendum
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews feature the Dem candidates for the 10th Assembly District, including portions of Milwaukee's north side and nearby sub... <more>

  • GOP candidates seek to succeed Kestell in 27th AD
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews feature the GOP candidates for the 27th Assembly District in Sheboygan and Manitowoc counties. ******** Darryl Carls... <more>

  • Koehler vows to protect taxpayers in Assembly bid
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. Tiffany Koehler, R-Slinger, is running for the open 58th Assembly District, which includes the city of West Bend and areas to the south. *****... <more>

  • 25th SD Dems discuss mining issues ahead of primary
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews were conducted with the Dem candidates for the open 25th Senate District in northwestern Wisconsin. ********* Tom R... <more>

  • Northern Assembly candidates differ on funding road projects
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews feature the Dem candidates for northern Wisconsin's 74th Assembly District. ********* The Democratic candidates in ... <more>

  • 59th AD Republicans want changes at DOT, marriage policy that comes from voters
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews include GOP candidates for the 59th Assembly District, including portions of Calumet, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan and Washi... <more>

  • GOP candidates vie to succeed Endsley in 26th AD
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews include the GOP rivals for the 26th Assembly District, comprising part of Sheboygan and areas to the south. *********... <more>

  • 19th AD candidates vary on Legislature's role in helping Milwaukee
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews include the four Dem candidates in the open 19th Assembly District, comprising most of the area near Milwaukee's lakes... <more>

  • 55th AD candidates split on addressing same-sex marriage
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews include the GOP primary candidates in the open 55th Assembly District, including the city of Neenah and areas to the n... <more>

  • 87th AD Republicans divided on future of Act 10 restrictions
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews include the Republican candidates in the northern 87th Assembly District, including parts of Marathon, Taylor, Clark, ... <more>

  • Social issues divide 22nd AD candidates
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews include the three Republican candidates in the open 22nd Assembly District, stretching from the far west side of Milw... <more>

  • 45th AD candidates slam Medicaid decision
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews were conducted with the Dem candidates for the open 45th Assembly District, which includes much of Beloit and stretche... <more>

  • Madison alds. seek west-side Assembly seat
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The following interviews feature the two Dem candidates running in the open 78th Assembly District, covering much of Madison's west side. ***... <more>

  • Dem primary candidates seeking to succeed Cullen want Act 10 repeal
    With the fall primary approaching, WisPolitics.com plans a series of interviews with candidates in some of the top races that will be on the Aug. 12 ballot. The first in the series is the three-way Dem primary in the 15th Senate District that covers Janesville, Beloit and the area to the west and no... <more>

  • In Feingold's absence, Progressives United carries on his message
    Progressives United executive director Cole Leystra said the group's No. 1 priority at the state level this fall is helping Mary Burke get elected guv. At the federal level, it's helping to defeat Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, whom Leystra described as "corruption's biggest friend in the... <more>

  • Johnson opposes minimum wage -- except for guest workers
    U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says he's "100 percent supportive" of a minimum wage for immigrants coming to America for a guest worker program but opposes a federally mandated minimum wage for all. "The only area that I would agree with minimum wages is in immigration reform, for the guest worker program,... <more>

  • Right to Life plans focus on 20-week abortion ban
    Incoming Wisconsin Right to Life executive director Heather Weininger said the group's No. 1 priority next session will be legislation that would ban abortion after 20 weeks. Dubbed the "fetal pain bill" by advocates, Weininger said the legislation will take priority over two other WRTL-backed bil... <more>

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