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Millis resigns from Elections Commission to return to lobbying

Elections Commission member Don Millis has resigned from the board because he is poised to begin lobbying the Legislature again. Millis sent Senate Majority Leader...

Pence: Trump ‘best friend Wisconsin businesses will ever have’

JANESVILLE -- Vice President Mike Pence today promised the Trump administration will grow the economy “faster than ever before,” calling the president “the best...

Protesters gather ahead of Pence speech in Janesville

Several protesters gathered ahead of Vice President Mike Pence’s speech in Janesville today. The protesters stood outside the Blain’s Farm & Fleet distribution center as...

Milwaukee Dem Jason Rae elected as DNC secretary

Milwaukee political consultant and Democratic National Committee member Jason Rae was elected secretary of the DNC today. His challengers for the post included incumbent and former...

Holtz email: Reform group asked him to run, offered campaign support

State schools superintendent challenger Lowell Holtz wrote in an email last January that a “reform group” asked him to run for the post and...

Evers chalks up primary victory to his focus on kids, not ‘weird politics’

State Superintendent Tony Evers says his primary victory can be chalked up to his focus on the state's public school kids -- and not on...

Evers to face challenger Lowell Holtz in general, AP reports

State Superintendent Tony Evers will face off against Lowell Holtz in a general re-election bid for his post, according to the Associated Press. Eliminated in...

AP reports State Superintendent Tony Evers advances to general

State Superintendent Tony Evers is advancing to the spring general election, but his opponent was not yet decided, the Associated Press reported. The declaration from AP...

State superintendent candidates face off in primary today

Candidates for state superintendent face off in today's spring primary, the only statewide race on the ballot. Incumbent Tony Evers is facing off with John Humphries,...

With Duffy out, wide GOP field could emerge for U.S. Senate race

As potential GOP candidates weigh their options, Dems are predicting a "circus" will emerge on the Republican side against U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, now...

Duffy says he’ll pass on 2018 U.S. Senate bid

U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wausau, announced today he won’t run for the U.S. Senate next year, saying it is not the right time. “We have...

Humphries alleges Holtz offered deal to clear field with $150K DPI job promise

John Humphries charged fellow state schools superintendent challenger Lowell Holtz promised him a six-figure job at DPI if he dropped out of the primary...

NRSC targets Baldwin on Supreme Court in new TV ad

The National Republican Senatorial Committee today announced a new TV ad knocking U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin over her opposition to the nomination of Neil...

Federal panel orders new Assembly district maps by Nov. 1

A federal panel today ordered lawmakers and Gov. Scott Walker to draw up and approve new Assembly district maps by Nov. 1. But the state...

Campaign: Baldwin had more than $1 million in bank to start 2017, raised $1.8...

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin will report more than $1 million in the bank to start 2017 after raising $1.8 million in 2016, her campaign...