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Trump’s call with Ukrainian president was to get to truth, Johnson says on ‘UpFront’

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said President Trump was just trying to get to the "truth" with the Ukrainian president in a phone call now...

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Oct. 4

On this week's episode, WisPolitics.com’s JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss the latest on the special election in the 7th CD, Joint Finance’s actions this week and comments by U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue about the future of dairy farming.

Johnson warns Congress could have been subjected to ‘misinformation campaign’ about former Ukrainian prosecutor

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in a statement Thursday night warned Congress could have been subjected to a “misinformation campaign” about former Ukrainian prosecutor general...

U.S. Ag secretary questions whether small dairy farms can survive without growing

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue warned it will be "very difficult" for family dairy farms to stay in business unless they scale up in...

Evers exploring new dates for 7th CD special election due to conflict between state,...

The guv's office is looking at options to reschedule the planned special election in the 7th CD. A conflict between state and federal law rules...

Book excerpt: Bud Selig, ‘For the Good of the Game’

In this excerpt from his memoir, "For the Good of the Game," the ex-MLB Commissioner Bud Selig recounts the political struggles to get financial help to build a new Brewers ballpark in the mid-1990s.

‘UpFront’: Moore calls Trump ‘threat to national security,’ backs impeachment

U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, D-Milwaukee, said President Trump is "a threat to national security" and she "absolutely" will vote to impeach him. "It's not because...

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Sept. 27

On this week's episode, WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss the special election in the 7th CD, Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald’s tax-cut idea, the recommendations of the Assembly's suicide prevention panel and what’s ahead in the fall legislative session.

Evers knocks Republicans for pulling driver licensing, in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants from budget

Gov. Tony Evers knocked Republican lawmakers for striking the budget provisions he backed that would have granted driver's licenses and in-state college tuition to...

Suicide prevention task force urges release of hotline money

The Speakers Task Force on Suicide Prevention is now calling on the Joint Finance Committee to release $220,000 already budgeted for a suicide hotline. This...

Evers casts doubt on Fitzgerald’s call for new tax cuts

Gov. Tony Evers cast doubt on a call from Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald for a new round of tax cuts, saying it was...

Task force calls for grants to suicide prevention groups, training for firearms retailers, range...

The Speaker’s Task Force on Suicide Prevention is recommending legislation that would provide grants to groups that train staff at a firearm retailer or...

‘UpFront’: Fitzgerald eyeing tax cut before Legislature adjourns in spring

Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, said he would like to push one more tax cut through the Legislature. Fitzgerald said he thinks revenue estimates...

Rewind: Your Week in Review for Sept. 20

On this week's episode, WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss the race for the 5th CD, the guv’s decision to place some new assistant DA positions and the controversy over proposed changes with livestock siting rules.

Evers calls for action on gun violence, Republicans accuse guv of wanting to seize...

Gov. Tony Evers again urged GOP lawmakers to address gun violence as he joined Dem lawmakers in unveiling "red-flag" legislation. The legislation would create a...
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