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Kleefisch pulls child support proposal

Rep. withdrew bill after criticism that he wrote it for former constituent, donor

A controversial bill to change child support and placement in the state is now on hold.

Kleefisch hoping to keep job after making history

Wisconsin lieutenant governor faces recall election

The first lieutenant governor in U.S. history to face a recall election, Wisconsin Republican Rebecca Kleefisch, is also hoping to be the first one to survive it.

Kleefisch hoping to keep job after making history

Wisconsin lieutenant governor faces recall election

The first lieutenant governor in U.S. history to face a recall election, Wisconsin Republican Rebecca Kleefisch, is also hoping to be the first one to survive it.

Democrat Mitchell wins lieutenant governor primary

Madison firefighter Mahlon Mitchell has defeated two opponents to win the Democratic primary for Wisconsin lieutenant governor.With the win Tuesday, the leader of the statewide firefighters' union will now challenge Republican incumbent Rebecca Kleefisch next month.According to unofficial results, Mitchell defeated Milwaukee private detective Ira Robins and fake Democrat Isaac Weix. Kleefisch didn't have a primary opponent.The lieutenant governor's job carries no official duties. However, the lieutenant governor would take over if the governor dies, leaves office early or is incapacitated.Kleefisch and Republican Gov. Scott Walker are facing recall elections sparked by Walker's law that eliminated collective-bargaining rights for most public employees. The general election will be June 5.

2 Dems square off in Wis. Lt. governor primary

Two Democratic candidates for lieutenant governor are squaring off in a primary Tuesdays to determine who will challenge Republican incumbent Rebecca Kleefisch in a recall election next month.

Prison Guard Enters Name In Potential Recall Race

Another Democrat is declaring his candidacy in a potential recall against Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch.Dale Paul said he's running because he doesn't agree with the changes that have been made to the state, especially cuts to education."I'm a prison guard…

Lt. Gov. Waiting To Challenge Recall Petitions

Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch said volunteers are combing through recall petitions, but she is waiting to make any challenges."We want to have a good idea of what those signatures look like and what the volunteers found before we make any…

Scanning Of 300,000 Recall Petition Pages Continues

The Government Accountability Board that oversees elections said that all recall petitions targeting four Republican state senators have been scanned into computers, but work continues on the ones for Gov. Scott Walker and Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch.