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Restoration PAC announces $1 million TV buy backing Nicholson

The conservative Restoration PAC today announced a $1 million TV buy promoting GOP U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson, saying reality turned the business consultant...

Kerkman announces re-election bid for Assembly, won’t run for 1st CD

GOP Rep. Samantha Kerkman today announced she's running for re-election in the 61st AD, passing on a bid for Speaker Paul Ryan's seat. “I want...

GOP Rep. Kleefisch won’t seek re-election

Rep. Joel Kleefisch, R-Oconomowoc, announced he won’t seek re-election this fall. In his announcement posted on Facebook, the lawmaker from the 38th AD said...

Kohl says he raised $354k in Q1 for 6th CD bid

Dem Dan Kohl says he’s pulled in $354,000 over the first three months of the year, again outraising U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman. Grothman, meanwhile, raised...

Baldwin starts ‘cheesy’ TV ad

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin today started running a “cheesy” new TV ad featuring Holland’s Family Cheese in Thorp. The spot opens with the family’s five...

Craig won’t run for 1st CD

GOP state Sen. Dave Craig, a former aide to House Speaker Paul Ryan, announced Friday he will not run to replace his old boss. "My...

Vukmir raises $600k in first quarter for U.S. Senate bid

State Sen. Leah Vukmir raised $600,000 during the first three months of 2018, trailing the more than $1 million GOP rival Kevin Nicholson pulled...

Vos passes on 1st CD GOP primary bid, others consider running

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says he's passing on a bid for the 1st CD following House Speaker Paul Ryan's retirement announcement earlier this week. Vos,...
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Ryan says he’ll stay on as speaker through end of term

House Speaker Paul Ryan said today he’s not seeking re-election to his 1st District seat, but intends to stay on as speaker until his...

GOP Rep. Weatherston won’t seek re-election

GOP state Rep. Tom Weatherston has decided not to seek re-election this fall, saying “ it is time to take life a little easier.” Weatherston,...

Baldwin raises $3.7 million in Q1, says it’s record haul

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Madison, raised $3.7 million over the first three months of the year for her re-election bid. Her campaign said it was...

Nicholson raised more than $1 million during first quarter for U.S. Senate bid

GOP U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson today announced he raised more than $1 million during the first three months of the year. Nicholson, a business...

Hovde tells UpFront he won’t run for U.S. Senate

Republican Madison businessman Eric Hovde told "UpFront with Mike Gousha" he will not run for the U.S. Senate. In an interview to air Sunday, Hovde...

Pro-Vukmir super PAC TV ad plays up her ties to Walker

The super PAC backing Leah Vukmir in the U.S. Senate race announced its first TV buy today, a spot that plays up the Brookfield...

Walker tweets warning to backers Wisconsin at risk of blue wave this fall

Gov. Scott Walker warned his backers late Tuesday Wisconsin is at risk for a blue wave this fall after Milwaukee Judge Rebecca Dallet won...
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