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Turnout in midterm election highest in at least 70 years

Turnout in yesterday’s election was the highest for a midterm since at least 1948, per a WisPolitics.com review. According to unofficial returns from The...

Kaul in victory speech pledges to be an independent AG

MADISON -- Josh Kaul, declaring victory in the AG race, pledged to be independent and "an advocate for all Wisconsinites." Kaul, who addressed supporters and...

AG race remains uncalled as it sits in recount territory

The race for attorney general remained uncalled early this morning as preliminary results showed Dem Josh Kaul barely edging out Republican Brad Schimel. The results...

In victory speech, Evers pledges to ‘always work for you’

Tony Evers declared victory in the guv's race early this morning as he pledged to his supporters that he'll "always work for you." And he...

Kleefisch says recount likely

PEWAUKEE -- Saying "the fight is not over," Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch said the Walker campaign is "preparing for the likelihood of a recount." She...

Schimel sends supporters home for the night

PEWAUKEE -- Incumbent AG Brad Schimel sent his supporters home for the night, saying they'll have to wait until the morning to find out...

Republicans keep majorities in both houses of Legislature

Republicans maintained control of both houses of the state Legislature with final results in a couple of races still pending early Wednesday. With Republicans holding...

Kaul’s election night event disbands as race remains close

MADISON -- Dem AG candidate Josh Kaul’s election night party has disbanded as the race remains neck-and-neck. Kaul at midnight addressed a small but enthusiastic...
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A tale of two parties

While those at Gov. Scott Walker's party are intently watching returns -- breaking into cheers when tonight's seesaw returns tip in the guv's favor...

Walker, Evers neck-and-neck

Gov. Scott Walker and Dem challenger Tony Evers were in a nip-and-tuck race late Tuesday night in what could be one of the closest...

AP calls 6th CD for Grothman

Incumbent Republican Rep. Glenn Grothman has won the race for the 6th CD in northeastern Wisconsin, the Associated Press has determined.  Per unofficial results, Grothman...

Baldwin in victory speech knocks outside spending against her

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin credited her supporters for giving her a path to victory over Republican challenger Leah Vukmir, despite the third-party spending leveled...

AP calls 1st CD race for Steil

Republican Bryan Steil won the 1st CD race against Dem Randy Bryce, the Associated Press has projected. Steil, a UW regent, won nearly 58 percent...

Cheerful crowds at Baldwin’s, Evers’ and Kaul’s election night events

MADISON -- Supporters filled into a series of statewide Dem candidates' parties in Madison after the polls closed tonight. At U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin's event,...

Walker, Vukmir, Schimel supporters gather in Pewaukee

Gov. Scott Walker, U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir and AG Brad Schimel are hosting their events at the Ingleside Hotel in Pewaukee. Walker and Vukmir's...