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Politics Mar 18Beto O’Rourke says nothing in his past will hinder 2020 run
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke told supporters Sunday that he's never taken LSD and there's "nothing" he hasn't already revealed about his past that could come back to hurt his run for office.
Politics Mar 11Democrats turn to blue-collar Milwaukee for 2020 convention
The Democratic National Committee's decision will take the party to the heart of the working-class upper Midwest that delivered President Donald Trump to the White House.
Economy Jan 30Foxconn shifts focus of Wisconsin project away from manufacturing jobs
Foxconn Technology Group said Wednesday it is shifting the focus of its planned $10 billion Wisconsin campus away from blue-collar manufacturing to a research hub, while insisting it remains committed to creating 13,000 jobs as promised.
Politics Jan 10Lawsuit aims to protect powers of Wisconsin’s newly-elected governor
The lawsuit argues last month's lame-duck legislative session, when Republican lawmakers passed a set of bills to limit the new governor's authority, was unconstitutional.
Politics Dec 14Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signs bills limiting successor’s power
Walker brushed aside complaints that he is enabling a brazen power grab and ignoring the will of voters.
Politics Dec 06Wisconsin’s incoming governor says he’ll ask Scott Walker to veto GOP power play
Wisconsin's Republican-controlled legislature recently passed a set of measures that would weaken the authority of the incoming Democratic governor.
Politics Dec 03Wisconsin Republicans forge ahead with bills that limit power of new Democratic governor
In addition to moving the primary date, the proposals would weaken the governor's ability to put in place rules that enact state laws and shield the state jobs agency from his control.
Nation Sep 20Motive unknown in Wisconsin office shooting, police says
Authorities said they still don't know why an employee at a Wisconsin software company went to his office with a pistol and extra ammunition and began firing on his colleagues, seriously injuring several, before he was fatally shot by police.
Politics Aug 14Scott Walker is Wisconsin’s GOP choice as Midwest tests Trump appeal
In the Midwest, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a one-time Trump skeptic, won the right to seek a third term…
Politics Mar 22Wisconsin judge considering forcing Walker to call elections
A Wisconsin judge is holding a hearing Thursday to consider whether to order Gov. Scott Walker to call special elections to fill two legislative seats.