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Madison Dems looking at Risser seat as longtime incumbent announces retirement

Madison Dems quickly expressed an interest in running for Sen. Fred Risser’s Senate seat after the 92-year-old announced he won’t seek reelection after more...
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WMC TV ad hits Karofsky as soft on predators

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce is up on the air hitting Supreme Court candidate Jill Karofsky as soft on predators who commit “unthinkable crimes.” A source...

Green Bay files federal lawsuit to cancel in-person voting for April 7 election

Green Bay has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to force the state to cancel in-person voting for the April 7 election and instead allow...

Calls mount to delay April 7 election in Wisconsin amid coronavirus pandemic 

A group of Milwaukee leaders on Monday joined the list of officials and organizers calling for the postponement of spring elections in response to...

Elections Commission warns local officials they can’t shutter early voting locations

The Wisconsin Elections Commission on Monday warned local officials they can't shutter early voting locations ahead of the April 7 election. The move comes after...

Federal judge pushes back deadline to register online for absentee ballot in spring election

A federal judge Friday night pushed back the deadline to register electronically to vote in the spring election, citing the impact of the coronavirus. Judge...

Wisconsin Dem Party to scale back state convention, cancels congressional district conventions

The state Dem Party today announced it will cancel all congressional district conventions and scale back its state convention from two days to one. The...

Fifth Republican announces bid to take on Kind

Derrick Van Orden, a former Navy SEAL who grew up in southeastern Wisconsin and then moved back to the state after his military career,...

Elections Commission deadlocks on Dem motion calling for special session to address election safety

The Wisconsin Elections Commission deadlocked along party lines on a proposal that would have asked Gov. Tony Evers and the state Legislature to convene...

State, national Dem parties file lawsuit aiming to make absentee voting easier for spring...

State and national Dems said their federal lawsuit seeking to make it easier to vote absentee in the spring election was an effort to...

Absentee ballot requests surge in wake of coronavirus outbreak

Requests to vote absentee have surged in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, according to the Wisconsin Elections Commission. WEC today said roughly 64,000 of...

Quinn won’t seek reelection to northern Wisconsin Assembly seat

Rep. Romaine Quinn has announced he will not seek reelection this fall. In an interview with DrydenWire.com, the Barron Republican said his decision came after...
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Kelly launches first TV ad of general election

Daniel Kelly today released his first TV ad of the general election that portrays him as the kind of justice the voters ordered. The campaign...
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Karofsky launches first TV ad of general election

Dane County Judge Jill Karofsky vows in her first TV ad of the general election that she will hold violent criminals and corrupt politicians...

Trump postpones next week’s Milwaukee rally, citing coronavirus

President Trump’s campaign has postponed a rally it planned next week in Milwaukee to unveil its “Catholics for Trump” effort, citing the coronavirus outbreak. Campaign...
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