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DC Wrap: Pocan says Dems’ new economic agenda will help party pick up votes

Welcome to our weekly DC Wrap, where we write about what Wisconsin’s congressional delegation is up to in Washington. Sign up for our mailing...

Wendy Riemann: Building snowmen in July!?

We each must choose to make a conscious effort to step back into the light of civility, strengthen our communication, and self-correct each time we stumble … and who better to first cross the aisle as unified partners, than our elected officials.
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DC Wrap: Lawmakers react to Foxconn announcement; Sensenbrenner takes on music industry groups

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Johnson says ‘mess of Obamacare’ would’ve stayed without his vote today

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said today he voted to begin debate on repealing the Affordable Care Act because otherwise the “mess of Obamacare would’ve...
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DC Wrap: House Dems split on defense spending bill vote; House fundraising roundup

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Ryan has biggest warchest among Wis. delegation, Kind ranks second

House Speaker Paul Ryan has a far bigger warchest than his fellow Wisconsin House members, with U.S. Rep. Ron Kind a distant second. Ryan reported...
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Baldwin, Johnson form commission for U.S. marshal candidate recommendations

U.S. Sens. Tammy Baldwin and Ron Johnson on Monday announced a commission to help them recommend candidates to the president for U.S. marshal. Johnson, R-Oshkosh, and...
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Wisconsin GOP activist King appointed ambassador to Czech Republic.

The Trump administration has announced the appointment of Steve King, a longtime GOP activist in Wisconsin, as ambassador to the Czech Republic. King’s appointment had...
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Ryan says he won’t hold public town halls to avoid ‘shouting fests’

House Speaker Paul Ryan said today he’s avoided scheduling a public town hall because he’d rather talk to constituents in a civil manner than...
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DC Wrap: June 23-29

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Wendy Riemann: Marriage counseling for Congress?

We each must choose to make a conscious effort to step back into the light of civility, strengthen our communication, and self-correct each time we stumble … and who better to first cross the aisle as unified partners, than our elected officials.
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DC Wrap: June 16-22

Join the WisPolitics.com DC Wrap email list here: https://goo.gl/forms/yHxSHZVenzsss1SH2 Quotes of the week I’m here to express my deep concern, anguish, disgust with the fact that...
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Ryan pledges GOP will pass ‘very ambitious’ tax reform plan this year

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Janesville, pledged to manufacturers Tuesday that Congress and President Trump will “fix this nation’s tax code once and for all.” Ryan,...
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DC Wrap: June 9-15

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan called for unity following a shooting that injured four people, including a top member of the House GOP leadership team.
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Ryan says Congress is ‘united in our anguish’ after shooting in Virginia

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan called for unity following a shooting that injured four people, including a top member of the House GOP leadership...
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