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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.
Politics Nov 23Bannon insurgency stresses loyalty to Trump, not policy test
WAUKESHA, Wis. — Wisconsin Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson, a consultant for Fortune 500 companies, doesn't look much like the renegade outsiders whom political strategist Steve Bannon says he's recruiting for his war on the Republican establishment. But Nicholson has Bannon's…
Politics Jul 26WATCH: Trump announces $10 billion Foxconn plant in Wisconsin
President Donald Trump plans to announce Wednesday that electronics giant Foxconn will build a liquid crystal display panel plant in Wisconsin, according to an invitation to the event obtained by The Associated Press.
Politics May 07Wisconsin Republicans worry about crowded Senate primary
Wisconsin Republicans are growing increasingly worried about the high number of candidates running in a primary to take on Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin.