Elections

Northwestern Wis. Dem spent $34k around senator recall

Republican candidate kept his seat

Campaign finance reports show an Eau Claire Democrat who challenged Republican state Sen. Terry Moulton in last month's recalls spent about $35,000 in the weeks surrounding the election.

Northwestern Wis. Dem spent $34k around senator recall

Republican candidate kept his seat

Campaign finance reports show an Eau Claire Democrat who challenged Republican state Sen. Terry Moulton in last month's recalls spent about $35,000 in the weeks surrounding the election.

AG: Voter ID unlikely to be settled before Nov.

Van Hollen: Courts not rushing to get cases scheduled

Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says he doesn't believe challenges to Wisconsin's voter identification law will be settled before the November election.

AG: Voter ID unlikely to be settled before Nov.

Van Hollen: Courts not rushing to get cases scheduled

Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says he doesn't believe challenges to Wisconsin's voter identification law will be settled before the November election.

Wis. recount trends in Dem challenger's favor

Wanggaard trails Lehman by more than 800 votes

Unless major errors are uncovered in the next few days, a recount will conclude that Republican state Sen. Van Wanggaard has lost his recall election.

Wis. recount trends in Dem challenger's favor

Wanggaard trails Lehman by more than 800 votes

Unless major errors are uncovered in the next few days, a recount will conclude that Republican state Sen. Van Wanggaard has lost his recall election.

Club for Growth hammers Thompson on health care

Group says Thompson supported health care mandate

The conservative Club for Growth is hammering Republican Senate candidate Tommy Thompson on the eve of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law.

Club for Growth hammers Thompson on health care

Group says Thompson supported health care mandate

The conservative Club for Growth is hammering Republican Senate candidate Tommy Thompson on the eve of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law.

Hovde says comment has been misinterpreted

Senate candidate said media should stop writing "sob stories"

 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Eric Hovde says he regrets comments he made last week in which he said the media should stop writing "sob stories" about food stamp recipients.

Hovde says comment has been misinterpreted

Senate candidate said media should stop writing "sob stories"

 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Eric Hovde says he regrets comments he made last week in which he said the media should stop writing "sob stories" about food stamp recipients.

Thompson also gave to Democratic candidates

Donations made to politicians in Michigan, N. Carolina

The campaign of former Gov. Tommy Thompson is dismissing a pair of donations the Republican made to Democratic candidates for office in 2008.

Thompson also gave to Democratic candidates

Donations made to politicians in Michigan, N. Carolina

The campaign of former Gov. Tommy Thompson is dismissing a pair of donations the Republican made to Democratic candidates for office in 2008.

Wis. GOP lawmaker to decide on recount option

Race will determine who controls state Senate

State Sen. Van Wanggaard is expected to announce whether he wants a recount in last week's recall election. The outcome determines the majority party in the state Senate.

Wis. GOP lawmaker to decide on recount option

Race will determine who controls state Senate

State Sen. Van Wanggaard is expected to announce whether he wants a recount in last week's recall election. The outcome determines the majority party in the state Senate.

Handshake signals Wisconsin's political divide starts healing?

Republican lawyer forgives man he had restraining order against

After a recall race in which the divide between Republicans and Democrats became so severe it caused neighbors to stop talking and family gatherings to get awkward, a prominent Republican attorney shakes the hand of the man he had a restraining order against.

Handshake signals Wisconsin's political divide starts healing?

Republican lawyer forgives man he had restraining order against

After a recall race in which the divide between Republicans and Democrats became so severe it caused neighbors to stop talking and family gatherings to get awkward, a prominent Republican attorney shakes the hand of the man he had a restraining order against.

Day after recall win, Walker pivots to jobs agenda

Walker is only third governor in U.S. history to face recall

The day after a major victory in Wisconsin's recall election, Gov. Scott Walker struck a conciliatory tone and said he was refocusing his efforts on his agenda items, particularly creating jobs in the state.

Day after recall win, Walker pivots to jobs agenda

Walker is only third governor in U.S. history to face recall

The day after a major victory in Wisconsin's recall election, Gov. Scott Walker struck a conciliatory tone and said he was refocusing his efforts on his agenda items, particularly creating jobs in the state.