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Charles Franklin on Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention

Political expert Charles Franklin talks about Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Wisconsin Democrats celebrate in Philly with smaller role than state's Republicans at RNC

While Wisconsin Democrats have been celebrating in Philadelphia, their prominence in the party's national convention has not been as highly placed as the…

First-time delegates, veterans energized by DNC

Alicia Leinberger stood at the back of the "Continuing the Revolution" meeting of Bernie Sanders delegates in downtown Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon,…

PHOTOS: Day 3 at the Democratic National Convention

Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Feingold slams Trump over Russia comment, links to Johnson

Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold tells The Associated Press that Donald Trump's latest comments show he is "an enormous threat to national security."

Ryan won't be joining Pence at Wisconsin rally

Paul Ryan town hall

House Speaker Paul Ryan won't be joining Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence at a Wisconsin rally.

Republican lawmaker, Walker at odds over road funding

The Republican co-chair of the Legislature's budget committee is at odds with Gov. Scott Walker over road funding in Wisconsin.

Bill Clinton endorses Hillary Clinton for president

Jessica Arp reports live from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Charles Franklin on Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention

Political expert Charles Franklin talks about the second day of the Democratic National Convention.

Wisconsin delegate on hunger strike for Sanders

A De Forest delegate to the Democratic National Convention said he's been on a hunger strike since July 17 to try to get Sen. Bernie Sanders selected as the…

Walker to join with presidential nominee Mike Pence at rally

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is scheduled to attend a rally with Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence in Wisconsin on Wednesday night.

Sanders delegates warm up to Clinton after morning visit during DNC

Wisconsin delegates backing Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders say they're likely to vote for Hillary Clinton after hearing more from him at the Democratic National…

In break from Trump, Paul Ryan defends NATO, trade deals

House Speaker Paul Ryan is vigorously defending the role of NATO and the importance of the United States leading the creation of free-trade agreements, in a…

Rep. Sean Duffy says Democratic Party is in disarray

Republican Rep. Sean Duffy of Wisconsin says it's clear the Democratic Party is in disarray following the first night of its national convention in…

Push for unity in first day of DNC

Jessica Arp reports on the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Trump running mate Mike Pence to campaign in Wisconsin

Mike Pence accepts VP spot

Donald Trump's running mate Mike Pence is expected to make his first solo campaign stop as the Republican vice presidential nominee in southeast Wisconsin on…

Charles Franklin previews Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention

Political expert Charles Franklin previews Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Conservation groups backing Feingold launches attack ads

Conservation groups backing Democrat Russ Feingold in his Senate race against Republican Sen. Ron Johnson have launched another round of attack ads.

Head of Wisconsin's Sanders delegation understands boos

DNC email protesters

One of Bernie Sanders' biggest supporters in Wisconsin understands why some delegates are not happy with the message the Vermont senator is sending at the…

Feingold says DNC's Wasserman Schultz right to step down

Russ Feingold

Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold says Debbie Wasserman Schultz did the right thing by resigning as head of the Democratic National Committee following…

State election officials work to fix kinks in website

Using keyboard

About two weeks before the next statewide election, those in charge of Wisconsin's new voting information website are making last-minute changes in order to…

What to expect at the DNC in Philadelphia this week

Madison College political science professor Dr. Maurice Sheppard visits News 3 This Morning to preview the Democratic National Convention starting Monday in…

For Prosser, long career overshadowed by one heated moment

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser has been a teacher, prosecutor, legislator and a judge. But he'll likely be remembered most for getting into a…

Clinton chooses Tim Kaine as running mate

Clinton Tampa rally

Hillary Clinton says in a text message to supporters that she's picked Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to join her on the Democratic ticket as their party's nominee…

Charles Franklin talks about Trump's RNC speech

The director of the Marquette Law School poll Charles Franklin is wrapping up the Republican National Convention with News 3.

State attorneys ask for stay in voter ID case

State attorneys have asked a federal judge to stay a ruling allowing people to vote without photo identification pending an appeal.

Walker to name Dan Kelly to Wis. Supreme Court

Gov. Scott Walker will name Dan Kelly to the Wisconsin Supreme Court, according to a re Associated Press.

Thompson sees Trump as winner, Cruz as loser at convention

Former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson sees Donald Trump as the big winner at the recently completed Republican National Convention, while Texas Sen. Ted Cruz…

Republicans wrap up convention in Cleveland

Jessica Arp reports from Cleveland where Donald Trump closed out the Republican National Convention by accepting his nomination for president.

Charles Franklin talks about Trump's big night at the RNC convention

The director of the Marquette Law School Poll, Charles Franklin, talks about Donald Trump's nomination acceptance speech at the RNC convention in Cleveland on…

Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors

Federal courts have reined in strict voter ID laws in Texas and Wisconsin, while a legal battle in North Carolina continues to rage over its election rules.

Priebus: Button-up, Boy Scout politics not working in Wisconsin

Wisconsin native Reince Priebus has the challenge of trying to convince a sometimes skeptical Wisconsin delegation and many other members of the GOP that…

Rep. Gwen Moore to speak at DNC

U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore of Wisconsin is slated to address the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia next week.

Walker says Supreme Court appointee coming soon to replace Prosser

Gov. Scott Walker says he will announce his appointment to the Wisconsin Supreme Court within days.

Wisconsin delegates disappointed in Cruz, await Trump

Cruz on stage RNC

Wisconsin delegates at the Republican National Convention say they are disappointed that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz stopped short of endorsing Donald Trump.

PHOTOS: Day 3 of GOP convention

Jessica Arp is in Cleveland for the Republican National Convention.

Cruz takes headlines at GOP convention

Scott Walker and Mike Pence spoke at the third night of the GOP convention in Cleveland, but the speech from Ted Cruz got the headlines. Jessica Arp reports.

Trump tweets at wrong Scott Walker after RNC speech

Donald Trump, the Republican Party presidential candidate, sent a thank-you tweet to the wrong Scott Walker after Gov. Scott Walker’s speech in Cleveland…

Walker to explicitly endorse Trump in RNC speech

Jessica Arp talks with Gov. Scott Walker before his Republican National Convention speech Wednesday.

Charles Franklin on Day 3 of the Republican National Convention

Political expert Charles Franklin weighs in on Day 3 of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

Former Gov. Tommy Thompson weighs in on 2016 GOP Convention

Former Gov. Tommy Thompson has been to 11 Republican National Conventions, the first of which was in 1976, which was the last time the convention was…

Conservative group appears to have canceled ads for Johnson

A conservative group funded by the Koch brothers that is backing Republican Sen. Ron Johnson has canceled $2.2 million worth of ads it had planned to run to…

Speaker urges pro-Kasich Ohio delegates to support Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan is urging the John Kasich (KAY'-sik) -loyal Ohio delegation to start rooting for Donald Trump.

Walker: Approval numbers in Wisconsin will improve if Walker doesn't run for president

Gov. Scott Walker said he believes his approval numbers in Wisconsin will recover if he assures the state he won't run for president again while he's still…

County administrator suspended for participating in rally

Marathon County's top administrator has received a 30-day suspension without pay for attending a community rally in support of a Hmong teenager convicted of…

Wisconsin Republicans support anti-Clinton message

Wisconsin Republicans at the national convention in Cleveland say they support the strong anti-Hillary Clinton messaging at the gathering, but they suspect it…

Laning: Bernie Sanders wants to help Democrats in Wisconsin


The chair of the Wisconsin Democratic Party says Bernie Sanders has contacted her about campaigning in the state to help other candidates on the ballot.

Ryan, Johnson speak to delegates at GOP convention

Jesscia Arp in Cleveland reports on Wisconsin lawmakers who spoke to delegates Tuesday at the GOP convention.

Johnson criticizes opponent Russ Feingold from RNC stage

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson is targeting his Democratic opponent Russ Feingold from a national stage during his prime-time speech at the Republican National…

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