Election 2022

COMMENTARY
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Wisconsin gubernatorial candidate Michels is no political ‘outsider’

BY: - April 26, 2022

With multimillionaire construction company owner Tim Michels’ announcement Monday that he’s joining the Republican primary for governor, yet another “outsider” is vying to “take back” Wisconsin from the “radical left” as well as “establishment Republicans.” Michels, who challenged former Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold unsuccessfully in 2004, then dropped out of sight, is running against former […]

U.S. House panels probe election disinformation in Arizona, Florida, Ohio and Texas

BY: - April 22, 2022

WASHINGTON — The chairs of two U.S. House committees said Thursday they are asking election officials from four states to detail what they are doing to “counter lies and conspiracy theories and protect the integrity of federal elections.”   California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren, chair of the House Administration Committee, and New York Democratic Rep. Carolyn […]

Wisconsin Secretary of State Doug La Follette

Primary challenge stirs up the race for Wisconsin Secretary of State

BY: - April 21, 2022

The head of the Dane County Democratic Party, Alexia Sabor, will challenge Democratic Secretary of State Doug La Follette in an August primary, Todd Richmond of the Associated Press reported Wednesday.  Democratic consultant Sachin Chheda confirmed that he is helping Sabor prepare for her run and that she will make an official announcement soon.  “After […]