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Politics Nov 20Amid Wisconsin recount, Trump campaign tried to have thousands of ballots tossed
The recount of the presidential election in Wisconsin's two most heavily Democratic counties has begun with President Donald Trump's campaign seeking to discard tens of thousands of absentee ballots.
Politics Nov 19WATCH: Wisconsin Elections Commission holds news conference following recount order
The Wisconsin Elections Commission has agreed to issue an order to recount ballots in two heavily liberal counties at President Donald Trump's request, but only after hours of contentious debate that may foreshadow the partisan battle ahead.
Politics Oct 29Wisconsin Republican Party says hackers stole $2.3 million
The head of the Wisconsin Republican Party says hackers stole $2.3 million from the party’s account that was being used to help reelect President Donald Trump in the key battleground state.
Politics Oct 20Wisconsin voters line up to cast early in-person ballots
Voters across Wisconsin lined up Tuesday to cast their ballots on the first day of early in-person voting in the presidential battleground state.
Politics Oct 16Virus surges in key battleground states as election nears
The prospect of poll workers backing out at the last minute because they are infected, quarantined or scared of getting sick has local election officials in Midwest states such as Iowa and Wisconsin opening more early voting locations.
Nation Sep 25Illinois teen who shot and killed two protesters fights extradition to Wisconsin to face charges
Kyle Rittenhouse surrendered to police in his home in Antioch, Illinois, a day after prosecutors say he shot and killed two protesters and wounded a third on the streets of Kenosha on Aug. 25.
Politics Sep 21Judge extends Wisconsin absentee cutoff to 6 days after election
Unless it's overturned, Monday's ruling means that the outcome of the presidential race in Wisconsin might not be known for days after polls close.
Politics Sep 14Wisconsin Supreme Court rejects Green Party bid for ballot access
The ruling Monday clears the way for local clerks to resume mailing absentee ballots to more than 1 million voters who have requested one.
Nation Aug 28Judge delays extradition hearing for teen charged in Kenosha killings
A judge has postponed a decision on whether a 17-year-old should be returned to Wisconsin to face charges in the killing of two people on the streets of Kenosha during unrest following the police shooting of a Black man, Jacob…
Nation Aug 27Illinois teen charged in Kenosha shooting that killed 2, hurt 1
Prosecutors have charged a 17-year-old from Illinois in the fatal shooting of two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and the wounding of a third. Kenosha County District Attorney Michael Graveley filed the charges against Kyle Rittenhouse Thursday afternoon.