Testin, included in NRCC poll, passing on race against Kind

State Sen. Pat Testin was the "named Republican candidate" who was neck-and-neck with Dem U.S. Rep. Ron Kind in an NRCC poll released last...

Book excerpt: Almanac of American Politics highlights Wisconsin’s political history, Evers’ 2018 victory

The following excerpts are copyright @ 2019 The Almanac of American Politics. This feature was provided by and is included in The Almanac of...

‘UpFront’: Elections Commission Administrator Wolfe concerned about efforts to mislead voters in 2020

Wisconsin Elections Commission Administrator Meagan Wolfe said one of her biggest worries heading into the 2020 elections will be organized efforts to confuse or...

Rewind: Your Week in Review for August 16

On this week's episode of Rewind, WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss the latest gun control debate in the Capitol, concerns over election security and state Sen. Lena Taylor considering a run for Milwaukee mayor.

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Paul Fanlund: Rants by Bernie Sanders about media bias are ludicrous, desperate and echo...

If Bernie’s campaign is destined to drown anyway, he should at least have the decency to not try to yank the reputation of our embattled press under water with him.

Bill Osmulski: On the border with Glenn Grothman

Fresh off his most recent trip to the US southern border, Rep. Glenn Grothman describes the crisis, what’s being done, and what he thinks needs to happen next.

Owen Robinson: Wisconsin’s Democratic rising star

Barnes has a detached relationship with the truth and a penchant for blaming others for his misdeeds.

Bill Kaplan: Will Johnson stand-up for retirees?

Johnson must stand-up for retirees and support the Butch Lewis Act.

Jessie Opoien: It’s time to really start talking in Wisconsin about reducing gun violence

Let’s have a real, meaningful discussion about how to prevent gun violence.
  • Life expectancy down in Wisconsin, report shows

    Life expectancy in the state has declined for the second year in a row as drug and alcohol deaths continue to climb, though Wisconsin residents have a better outlook than the national average.  A recent report from the Wisconsin Policy Forum finds life expectancy for babies born in 2015-17 was […]

  • Milwaukee Host Committee focusing on city’s story ahead of DNC 2020

    The Milwaukee 2020 Host Committee is enlisting the aid of local businesses in telling the city’s story as it prepares for next summer’s Democratic National Convention.  “If Tom Perez, our national party chairman, wanted to pick a city that was the most logistically convenient […]

  • Foxconn ‘probably did everything the wrong way’ in engaging with UW-Madison, Fii rep says

    A representative for Foxconn Industrial Internet — one of the Taiwanese tech manufacturer’s many subsidiaries — says Foxconn “probably did everything the wrong way” when it came to engaging with UW-Madison.  Richard Vincent is chief business officer for Foxconn […]

  • SwanLeap near top of fastest-growing companies list

    SwanLeap has again nabbed the top spot among Wisconsin businesses in the latest Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing companies in the country.  The Madison-based transportation and logistics company had $162.6 million in revenue for 2018, and grew by 6,383 percent last year. It was ranked […]

  • New radio ads on apprenticeship programs target Associated Builders and Contractors

    An organization called Millions of Great Americans is running radio ads in Wisconsin claiming the national Associated Builders and Contractors “wants to take our jobs away” by eliminating registered apprenticeship programs.  The ad features two men at a work site discussing a flyer […]

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WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ consider the chances Wisconsin will approve medical marijuana

With neighboring states wrestling with siting marijuana dispensaries, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, consider the chances the Wisconsin Legislature will approve medical marijuana. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Counties Association and Michael Best Strategies.
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WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ debate partisanship and the state Supreme Court

With a new conservative justice in place, the WisOpinion Insiders, Jensen & Chvala, debate partisanship and the state Supreme Court. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Counties Association and Michael Best Strategies.
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WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ discuss Dem presidential hopefuls’ chances in Wisconsin

With two sets of Democratic candidate debates in hand, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, consider which presidential hopefuls might win Wisconsin's April 2020...

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Rewind: Your Week in Review for August 16

On this week's episode of Rewind, WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss the latest gun control debate in the Capitol, concerns over election security and state Sen. Lena Taylor considering a run for Milwaukee mayor.

Rewind: Your Week in Review for August 9

On this week's episode, WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss a committee vote on Craig Thompson’s nomination to be DOT secretary, the state response to recent mass shootings and the Dems’ continued push to expand Medicaid.

Rewind: Your Week in Review for August 2

On this week's episode, WisPolitics.com's JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss WILL’s lawsuit seeking to overturn several budget vetoes, sparring between Robin Vos and Jimmy Anderson, and Gov. Tony Evers’ latest efforts on clean drinking water.

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WisBusiness: The Show – Tim Donohue of the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center

The latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show” features an interview with Tim Donohue, director of the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, which is creating...
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WisBusiness: The Show – Sean Roberts of code.org

This episode of WisBusiness.com "The Show" features an interview with Sean Roberts, director of state government affairs for code.org, a national group working in...
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WisBusiness: The Show – Renee Bemis of Driftless Glen Distillery

This episode of "WisBusiness.com: The Show" features an interview with Renee Bemis of Driftless Glen Distillery, who talks about Wisconsin's emerging trend of small...

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New Neubauer TV ad says state needs court ‘there for the people’

In her closing ad of the race, Supreme Court candidate Lisa Neubauer says the state needs a court “that is there for the people.” The...
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Greater Wisconsin hits Hagedorn in two new TV ads

The Greater Wisconsin Committee is hitting conservative Supreme Court candidate Brian Hagedorn with two TV ads that accuse him of trying to “turn back...
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Greater Wisconsin hits Hagedorn on abortion in new TV ad

The Greater Wisconsin Political Fund targets Supreme Court candidate Brian Hagedorn on abortion in its latest TV ad, calling him “extreme” in his position. The...

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