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Attorney general candidates spar over philosophy

Happ, Schimel locked in tight race

Wisconsin attorney general hopeful Brad Schimel blasted opponent Susan Happ as a liberal activist looking to pursue a partisan agenda as the two candidates criticized each other's philosophies during their first debate Sunday.

AG hopefuls bring night-and-day perspectives

Prosecutors Happ, Schimel have eyes on the attorney general's office

Susan Happ and Brad Schimel are both prosecutors with their eyes on the attorney general's office. But they couldn't be further apart in their philosophies.

Democratic candidates for AG differ on drunken driving laws

The three democratic candidates for attorney general squared off in a debate Tuesday at the University of Wisconsin Law School, and shared their views on drunken driving laws, marijuana legalization and whether they'd choose to defend the state's same-sex marriage ban.

AG attends budget speech on crutches

Van Hollen had surgery for bone spurs

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen was hobbling around the state Assembly chamber ahead of Governor Scott Walker's budget address Wednesday night.

Cubs Introduce Hoyer As GM

Jed Hoyer was introduced as the Chicago Cubs new general manager, joining Theo Epstein in a partnership that they hope can bring a World Series championship to a team without one since 1908.Hoyer left the San Diego Padres after two…

Labor Group Prepares For General Strike

The South Central Federation of Labor has endorsed the concept of a general strike in response to Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget repair bill, but members said they would need to educate the public first before something like this would happen.