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Kanye West’s campaign: Papers filed on time because 5 p.m. deadline is really 5:01...

Kanye West’s campaign insisted Monday that his nomination papers to make the presidential ballot in Wisconsin were filed on time even if the person...

Challenges allege West nomination papers filed after deadline, have deficiencies

Two challenges were filed late this afternoon to the nomination papers entertainer Kanye West filed to run for president in Wisconsin, each alleging that...

Biden, other speakers won’t travel to Milwaukee for 2020 Dem National Convention

Joe Biden will not accept the Dem presidential nomination in Milwaukee, citing concerns over rising COVID-19 cases in the state. The convention in a statement...

Kanye West files to run for president in Wisconsin, filings under review

The Elections Commission will take the coming days to determine whether entertainer Kayne West and four others met the qualifications to be on the...

Kleefisch launches PAC to help GOP legislative candidates

Former Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, who’s widely expected to explore a bid for guv in 2022, is launching a PAC to help GOP legislative...
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Republican Voters Against Trump launching $1 million ad buy

Republican Voters Against Trump is launching a $1 million ad campaign in the state this week with a trio of spots featuring Wisconsin GOP...

DNC’s latest ad knocking Trump running in Milwaukee

Milwaukee is one of the markets that will see the DNC‘s latest TV ad, which knocks President Trump on his response to COVID-19. The party,...

Voters requested nearly 750K absentee ballots so far for August primary

Three weeks out from the Aug. 11 primary, voters have already requested at least 743,908 absentee ballots. That’s well above the 645,619 ballots cast in...

Retiring Sensenbrenner endorses Fitzgerald to replace him in 5th CD

Retiring GOP U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner has endorsed state Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald to replace him in the 5th CD. Sensenbrenner, who has held...

State Dem Party’s record fundraising haul included $2.5M donation from Illinois Gov. Pritzker

The state Dem Party's record fundraising over the last three months was fueled by large donations, including a nearly $2.5 million contribution from Illinois...

State Supreme Court race spending topped $10M, shattering previous $8M record

Candidates and outside groups combined to spend more than $10 million on this year's state Supreme Court race, shattering the record of $8 million...

Evers fundraising dips amid push to help state party

Tony Evers’ campaign tells WisPolitics.com the guv raised $709,756 during the first half of 2020, a drop off from the more than $1 million...
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Van Orden touts Navy SEAL service in first TV ad of 3rd CD bid

Republican Derrick Van Orden, in the first TV ad of his bid for the 3rd CD, touts his service as a Navy Seal. His campaign...

State Supreme Court unlikely to issue decision on voter list lawsuit before November election

The state Supreme Court has declined to fast track a case seeking to force from the rolls thousands of voters who may have moved,...

Appeals court upholds GOP law placing restrictions on early voting in long-watched case

A unanimous federal appeals court upheld a series of GOP-authored election laws — including restrictions on early, in-person voting — and ruled while the...
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