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Judge issues temporary injunction blocking Evers administration limits on indoor gatherings

A Sawyer County judge has issued a temporary restraining order blocking the Evers administration’s order limiting public indoor gatherings to 25 percent of a...

Pence touts Barrett’s nomination to Supreme Court in Waukesha stop

Vice President Mike Pence in his 10th 2020 campaign visit to Wisconsin today touted the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme...

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

A St. Croix County judge has rejected a request for a temporary restraining order preventing enforcement of Gov. Tony Evers’ statewide mask mandate. Judge Michael...

Evers on ‘UpFront’ says COVID-19 ‘out of control’ in Wisconsin

Democratic Gov. Tony Evers said it would be "catastrophic" if a judge were to strike down his COVID-19 mask mandate, but he thinks the...

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Oct. 9

On this week's episode, WisconsinEye's Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com's JR Ross discuss the latest in a federal lawsuit over absentee ballot deadlines, Supreme Court hearing in election lawsuits, a challenge to Gov. Tony Evers’ latest public health order and mask mandate extension, and more.

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

Gov. Tony Evers’ administration issued a new order today limiting indoor public gatherings to 25 percent of a room’s capacity, placing new restrictions on...
Wisconsin State Capitol

Review finds Wisconsin has least active full-time legislature in nation since pandemic

The Wisconsin Legislature has been the least active full-time state legislative body in the country since states began taking measures to combat the COVID-19...

Judge asks why court, not Legislature, being called on to end Evers’ emergency declaration,...

The St. Croix County judge overseeing a lawsuit seeking to strike down Gov. Tony Evers' extended mask mandate quizzed attorneys on why lawmakers weren't...

‘UpFront’: Hitt says Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis won’t change GOP’s Wisconsin ground game

The chairman of the Wisconsin Republican Party said President Trump's COVID-19 illness won't really change things for the campaign the GOP is running in...

Johnson tests positive for COVID-19, but not experiencing symptoms

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Oshkosh, doesn't believe the confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court will be delayed after he and...

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Oct. 2

On this week's episode, WisconsinEye's Steve Walters and WisPolitics.com's JR Ross discuss the latest in a federal lawsuit over absentee ballot deadlines, Supreme Court hearing in election lawsuits, a challenge to Gov. Tony Evers’ latest public health order and mask mandate extension, and more.

GOP lawmakers ask full appeals court to hear arguments in absentee ballot lawsuit

After losing twice before a three-judge panel of the 7th Circuit, Republican lawmakers are now asking the full appeals court to hear their arguments...

Federal appeals court allows six-day absentee ballot extension to take effect

A federal appeals court says a judge's decision to delay the deadline for returning Wisconsin absentee ballots can proceed, finding GOP lawmakers and political...

State Supreme Court hears arguments in lawsuits over voter list , IDs for absentee...

Two of the three justices from the state Supreme Court's liberal wing asked pointed questions about a complaint brought by a conservative law firm...

WILL files suit against Evers’ extended mask mandate

The conservative Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty has asked a Polk County judge to issue an injunction preventing enforcement of Gov. Tony Evers'...