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State Supreme Court to take on voter ID issue

After two previous refusals, the Wisconsin Supreme Court says it will hear arguments on two Wisconsin voter identification cases.

Request made for Capitol Christmas tree ornaments

Gov. Scott Walker has put out the call for ornaments to decorate the Capitol Christmas tree this year.

Impact of governor's tax cut depends on school district

School districts in Dane County say they don't yet know how a property tax proposal will affect taxpayers. But one group is doing some preliminary math, and…

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Governor to head to fundraisers in Seattle, NYC

Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is headed to Seattle on Thursday and New York City later this month.

Walker slips when referring to federal politics

Gov. Scott Walker quickly caught himself with a laugh when telling reporters he was not "yet" involved with politics at the federal level.

Capitol police issue 25 no-permit citations to 22 singers

Twenty-five no-permit citations were issued Wednesday to 22 people following a tense standoff between Capitol police and protesters.

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Look out, Trump. Bush and Christie vow to double economic growth

Donald Trump vows to "make America great again." His rivals on the Republican ticket Jeb Bush and Chris Christie have gone even further and claim they can…

Obama, Netanyahu

Obama, Netanyahu duel for American Jewish support

President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are presenting dueling messages to the American Jewish community Tuesday amidst a roiling…

Donald Trump in Iowa July 18, 2015

Trump camp blasts Harvard 'fraudsters'

The Harvard students who pranked Republican frontrunner Donald Trump last week didn't get him good, because, a spokeswoman said Tuesday, "it was a waste of…

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Trump has a new answering machine message

One day after Gawker published one of presidential candidate Donald Trump's old cell phone numbers, the real estate mogul is taking control of the situation…


Decision day for GOP debate

It's decision day: The presidential election is still 461 days away, but today Republican presidential candidates will find out whether they are among the 10…

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Jon Stewart takes parting shots at Fox News

Jon Stewart started his final week as "Daily Show" host by taking on a familiar foe: Fox News.

Biden at podium

Can Joe Biden beat Hillary Clinton?

Joe Biden might run for president -- but his own relationships and political chops are the only elements of a campaign he has in place right now.


Clinton Sanders

How Clinton will go after Sanders on race

Hillary Clinton has been largely hands off when it comes to Bernie Sanders.

But in an interview with a South Carolina Democrat published Monday, the former…

Ted Cruz at NH forum

NH forum offers preview of first GOP debate

One by one, they crossed the stage to sit for a round of what amounted to presidential speed dating.

The rapid-fire format of Monday's Voters First Forum at St.…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, January 2015

Senate vote to defund Planned Parenthood fails

The fight over funding for Planned Parenthood shifts to a must-pass government funding measure this fall after a procedural vote in the Senate on legislation…

Jeb Bush

Republican forum begins Monday without Donald Trump

The proverbial elephant of the GOP primary season, Donald Trump, won't be in the room on Monday night as most of his rivals answer questions at a Republican…

Obama at news conference

Obama unveils major climate change proposal

The Obama administration unveiled a major climate change plan on Sunday aimed at a large reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from the nation's coal-burning…

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Greek bank shares crash 30% as market reopens

Shares in Greek banks crashed 30% Monday as trading resumed on the Athens stock exchange for the first time since the country was nearly forced to abandon the…

Obama at news conference

Washington battle rages over Iran deal's fate

The sides facing off over the Iran nuclear deal are pulling out all the stops in an epic Capitol Hill battle.

Anti-deal advocacy groups flush with cash are…

Trump, Family Leadership Summit

The 1st GOP debate: What you need to know

Republican primary voters will get more insight this week into the presidential candidates vying for their party's nomination as the contenders prepare to…

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CEO pay: Time for transparency (Opinion)

Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon reportedly raked in $19.4 million in compensation in 2014. The typical Walmart associate, in contrast, starts at $9 an hour. This…

Vox: Ebola research shows value of vaccines

Clinical science is catching up with the West African Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 11,000 people since last year in countries such as Guinea,…

Gosier: Revenge of Microsoft?

Microsoft is not a company historically associated with minimalism. For quite some time, its operating system, Windows, has been plagued by tedious…

Obama's misguided Clean Power Plan (Opinion)

In unveiling the final details of his Clean Power Plan on Monday, President Barack Obama laid out the three main objectives of this federal action: Mitigate…

Planned Parenthood hoax avoids truth (opinion)

Years ago, when I hosted a daily talk-radio show, one of the cardinal rules laid down by my program director was to avoid booking guests or taking phone calls…

Opinion: Are the millennials racist?

Have you ever thought something to be true, and then one day realized it might not be? That happened to me when I began to question my generation's stance on…

Sutter: Why so many climate change deniers?

I was wandering around the rolling plains of northwest Oklahoma looking for one person -- one person -- who believes in climate change science when I met the…

The man set to die seven times

After numerous postponements, Shafqat Hussain was hanged in a Karachi prison in the early hours of Tuesday morning, according to campaign group Reprieve.…

Pfeiffer: To win, Jeb Bush must play chess

In 2007, Mike Henry, Hillary Clinton's deputy campaign manager and one of the smarter operatives in the party, wrote a memo urging the campaign to pull out of…

Sleepy county's history of discrimination (Opinion)

It's a process that has become all too familiar for civil rights lawyers this past year -- sitting at a computer poring over yet another video showing a state…

The truth about Asian Americans' success

Asian Americans are the highest-income, best-educated and fastest-growing racial group in the country. But not for the reasons you think.

For too long,…

Should Iranians shelve 'Death to America'?(Opinion)

When I was 11 years old, I had to stand in a line every morning for half an hour, wave my fist in the air along with other girls at my elementary school in…

Opinion: What Rowdy Roddy meant to fans

"Do you know who ... Roddy ... Rowdy is?"

I know the tone of that question well -- especially when the person asking is looking up from a newspaper, Twitter…

Busted: 3 myths about Obama's climate plan

On Sunday morning, President Obama released a video "memo to America." It pointed to droughts, super-storms and increases in asthma as evidence that climate…

How America got polarized

As my wife and I waited to see a screening of "Best of Enemies," a new documentary focusing on the debates between the conservative publisher William Buckley…

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NH forum: GOP contenders talk issues, slam Dems

More than a dozen Republican presidential candidates took the stage at a political forum in New Hampshire Monday and discussed why they should be the next…

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White House: Cut carbon emissions 32% by 2030

The White House announces a major push for reforms to tackle climate change.

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Obama to announce climate change plan

The Obama Administration Monday will unveil a major climate change plan. The announcement is expected to help shape the president's legacy.

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