Battleground Wisconsin

2020 DNC host committee announces new staff members aimed at promoting diversity, inclusion

The Milwaukee 2020 host committee has announced two new staff members aimed at promoting diversity and inclusion with the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee. Lafayette...

Priorities USA launches digital campaign critical of economy under Trump

Priorities USA Chairman Guy Cecil today announced the launch of a new digital marketing campaign called "Let's Be Honest" in four states, including Wisconsin. The...

State party hosts meet-and-greet in Madison for Dems, convention officials

The state Dem Party this week hosted a meet-and-greet for Dem electeds, activists and others to mingle with leaders from the committee putting on...

2020 DNC host committee releases video touting Milwaukee

The host committee of the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee released a video today touting the city's attributes to make the beginning of the...

‘UpFront’: Sanders says US-Mexico-Canada trade pact should be renegotiated to help farmers, workers

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says President Trump's USMCA is "not good enough." Adrienne Pedersen asked the Vermont senator on "UpFront" how he would help Wisconsin...

Trump urges Congress to pass US-Mexico-Canada trade pact

President Donald Trump touted the nation's strong economy and urged Congress to pass the United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement during a speech at Derco Aerospace...

Dem presidential contenders rip Trump at LULAC town hall

Milwaukee -- Democratic presidential candidates at a League of United Latin American Citizens town hall here Thursday night ripped President Trump over his immigration...

2020 DNC CEO says convention events will span city, reach outstate

The 2020 Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee is to include events in all parts of the city and in outstate areas as well, according...

Barrett touts 2020 national Dem convention

Mayor Tom Barrett touted the City of Milwaukee, which will play host to the 2020 Democratic National Convention, in his address to the state...

DNC announces hires for national convention

Several people with Wisconsin connections have been appointed to positions with the Dems’ national convention in Milwaukee next summer. Teresa Vilmain, a longtime Dem operative...

Hitt leading GOP through postmortem on road to 2020

New state GOP Chair Andrew Hitt says the road to the White House in 2020 runs right through Wisconsin. It’s his job to make sure...

Klobuchar pledges to not leave the Midwest behind during Milwaukee town hall

MILWAUKEE -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar pledged during a Fox News town hall to not leave the Midwest behind as she pursues the Democratic...

Sanders tops Dem prez field in Wisconsin donations

Three years after besting Hillary Clinton in Wisconsin’s presidential primary, Bernie Sanders has topped the wide field of Dem candidates in the burgeoning race...

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...

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...