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Booker says ‘there’s no pathway’ to Dem prez nomination without Wisconsin

Making his first stop in Wisconsin as a presidential candidate, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker said the state is essential to winning the Dem nomination...

Clerks expect turnout on par with 2018 spring election

Clerks around the state are predicting turnout in today’s spring contest will largely be in line with the last election cycle. That includes turnout in...

Dem McGuire wins special election in 64th AD

Dem Tip McGuire says he’s hoping to see the same teamwork that helped fuel his victory in the 64th AD present when he officially...

Genrich wins Green Bay mayor’s race, Rhodes-Conway takes Madison contest

Former Dem state Rep. Eric Genrich handedly won the race for Green Bay mayor Tuesday, pulling 57.6 percent of the vote for the open...

Hagedorn declares victory

Conservative Brian Hagedorn declared victory early Wednesday in a razor-thin race with fellow Appeals Court Judge Lisa Neubauer to become Wisconsin’s next justice. With 99...

Hagedorn says his lead in Supreme Court race appears ‘insurmountable’

With a potential recount on the horizon, Appeals Court Judge Brian Hagedorn described his nearly 6,000 vote lead in the Supreme Court race as...

Hagedorn spokesman says campaign waiting for final tally, anticipates Hagedorn win

Hagedorn campaign spokesman Stephan Thompson said the campaign is waiting for the remaining ballots to be counted, but anticipates Brian Hagedorn will win his...

Hitt elected state GOP chair

The Republican Party of Wisconsin's Executive Committee today elected Andrew Hitt to lead the party as it looks to rebound from last fall's losses...

Hitt says GOP’s 2018 postmortem shows need for grassroots focus

The state GOP's postmortem of the 2018 elections found the party focused too much on advertising at the expense of engaging the grassroots, new...

Karofsky to run for state Supreme Court

Dane County Judge Jill Karofsky tells WisPolitics.com she's planning to run for the state Supreme Court in 2020. "I am organizing a team, and I...

McGuire wins Dem primary for 64th AD, advances to April 30 general

Dem Thaddeus "Tip" McGuire will face Republican Mark Stalker in the April 30 general election for the 64th AD after winning a three-way primary...

Neuabuer campaign says race too close to call, Hagedorn supporters anticipate victory

Judge Lisa Neubauer’s campaign declared late Tuesday the Supreme Court race was too close to call and “almost assuredly headed to a recount.” “Wisconsinites deserve...

Neubauer backers watching the Brewers as they await election night returns

Election results can wait. For some supporters of state Supreme Court candidate Lisa Neubauer, first comes baseball. As people trickled into Neubauer’s election night...

Neubauer concedes in Supreme Court race

Lisa Neubauer on Wednesday conceded to Brian Hagedorn, dropping the possibility of seeking a recount in their razor-close race to become the state’s next...

Neubauer urges backers to ‘stick with me,’ maintains Supreme Court race is ‘too close...

Judge Lisa Neubauer is urging her supporters to "stick with me" as she maintains the state Supreme Court race is "too close to call." In...

Sanders slams Trump, pledges to complete ‘political revolution’ in Madison stop

MADISON -- U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, making his first trip to Wisconsin as part of his 2020 campaign, slammed President Trump for being “a...

Trump tells backers they’ve been ripped off, betrayed

GREEN BAY -- Donald Trump delivered a free-wheeling riff to backers here Saturday night, laying out how they were being ripped off by other...

Trump to rally supporters in Green Bay April 27

President Trump is planning to rally supporters in Green Bay later this month, his campaign announced today. The event is slated for April 27 at...

Voters approve $765M in school referendums during spring general

Voters across the state signed off on more than $765 million worth of school referendums in the spring election, approving nearly three-fourths of asks...

WisPolitics.com tally: Hagedorn lead grows after initial county canvass reports

Conservative Brian Hagedorn added to his narrow lead over rival Lisa Nuebauer in the state Supreme Court race after the first wave of county...