Midday

Midday

Dems hold spending advantage in 16 of the top 20 state legislative races

Today's Midday podcast previews a WisPolitics.com analysis of advertising spending and independent expenditures that finds Dem candidates hold a spending edge in all but...

Federal judge declines to issue injunction in lawsuit over election administration grants

Today's Midday podcast covers a federal judge refusing to issue an injunction preventing five Wisconsin cities from using private grants to help put on...

Early voting results in lines as Wisconsin eclipses 1 million absentee ballots received

Today's Midday podcast covers Wisconsin eclipsing the 1 million mark for absentee ballots, while more than 75,500 people took advantage of the first day...

Judge denies Tavern League request for injunction barring enforcement of Evers’ limits on indoor...

Today's Midday podcast covers the state of COVID-19 in Wisconsin and a Barron County judge denying a request for a temporary injunction preventing enforcement...

Two Fox Valley counties seeking guidance from Elections Commission after ballot misprint

Today's Midday podcast covers Outagamie and Calumet counties seeking guidance from the state Elections Commission after a technical misprint could prevent some 5,500 ballots...

Kind outspent Van Orden nearly 3-1 in Q3

Today's Midday podcast covers U.S. Rep. Ron Kind outspending opponent Derrick Van Orden by nearly a 3-to-1 margin over the last three months. Stephanie...

Evers asks U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate absentee ballot deadline extension

Today's Midday podcast covers Gov. Tony Evers ripping the Legislature for its inaction on battling COVID-19 as he asks the U.S. Supreme Court to...

Judge issues temporary injunction blocking Evers administration limits on indoor gatherings

Today's Midday podcast covers a Sawyer County judge issuing a temporary restraining order blocking the Evers administration's order limiting public indoor gatherings to 25...

GOP-led panel takes steps toward suspending Evers’ capacity limit order

Today's Midday podcast features coverage of the Joint Committee on Review of Administrative Rules voting along party lines to require Gov. Tony Evers to...

Judge rejects request for injunction preventing enforcement of guv’s mask mandate

Today's Midday podcast covers a St. Croix County judge rejecting a request for a temporary restraining order preventing enforcement of Gov. Tony Evers' statewide...

Federal appeals court ruling leaves absentee ballot deadline unchanged

Today's Midday podcast covers Wisconsin voters again facing an Election Day deadline to return their absentee ballots after a split federal appeals court today...

Biden continues lead over Trump in latest Marquette poll

Today's Midday podcast features coverage of the latest Marquette University Law School poll as well as analysis from pollster Ken Goldstein.

Evers administration places new restrictions on indoor public gatherings to fight COVID

Today's Midday podcast covers Gov. Tony Evers' administration issuing a new order limiting indoor public gatherings to 25 percent of a room's capacity, placing...

Judge ponders possibility of Legislature overturning mask mandate

Today's Midday podcast covers the St. Croix County judge overseeing a lawsuit seeking to strike down Gov. Tony Evers' extended mask mandate quizzing attorneys...

Johnson says he opposes mask mandate after announcing positive COVID-19 test

Today's Midday podcast covers details of U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson saying he opposes Gov. Tony Evers' mask mandate after testing positive for COVID-19.