Politics & Government

Dems split on health care, manufacturing in Detroit debate Moderate Dems...

Ten candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination argued Tuesday night that they represent the best chance to deny President Donald Trump re-election, with their...

Baldwin pushes climate-ready infrastructure

Rebuilding roads, bridges and other infrastructure projects after they are wiped out by storms, floods and other disasters is increasingly urgent as climate change...

Scott Walker loves to talk about AOC

WASHINGTON -- Former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was thrilled earlier this year when Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted about him.  Speaking Monday night to a...

GOP leaders deny “discussion” of redistricting plan

Republican leaders in the Assembly and Senate reacted to yesterday’s report in the Wisconsin Examiner about a possible behind-the-scenes plan to redraw Wisconsin's voting...

Evers focuses on lead fight with executive order Governor endorses proposed...

Stymied in his efforts to set aside an extra $40 million in the state budget for lead abatement, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers on Monday...

GOP could dodge Gov. Evers to gerrymander Wisconsin again

Advocates on both sides of recent redistricting battles in Wisconsin have told the Examiner they believe that the Republican-controlled legislature might draw new, gerrymandered...

Legislators urge new approach to Milwaukee after bruising budget fight

The budget battle is over, but Milwaukee representatives are still struggling with the repercussions of a fight in which Republicans made a point of...

Heated weekly radio addresses throw shade

Mental health of farmers This week state Sen. Jeff Smith (D-Eau Claire) stepped up to the Democratic plate for the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association’s Democratic weekly...

10 presidential hopefuls stress civil rights bona fides at NAACP forum

DETROIT — Ten candidates in the crowded 2020 presidential field made their case as civil rights champions Wednesday, on the closing day of the...

Tax reform bus tour rides into Wisconsin 'Tax the Rich' group...

The message on the big green bus that rolled into Madison on Wednesday morning was a succinct three words: “Tax the Rich!” It’s a message...
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