Walker brushed aside complaints that he is enabling a brazen power grab and ignoring the will of voters.
By Todd Richmond, Scott Bauer, Associated Press
Wisconsin's Republican-controlled legislature recently passed a set of measures that would weaken the authority of the incoming Democratic governor.
By Scott Bauer, Todd Richmond, Associated Press
The bills now go to outgoing Republican Gov. Scott Walker, who has signaled his support.
By Associated Press
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.
By Scott Bauer, Associated Press
By David Eggert, Associated Press
With their grip on power set to loosen come January, Republicans in Michigan, Wisconsin and North Carolina are considering last-ditch laws that would weaken Democratic lawmakers and advance their own conservative agendas.
Democrats nominated several potentially history-making candidates Tuesday, including the first transgender candidate for governor. For Republicans, the night ended with a surprise concession, while another ex-governor’s comeback bid ended in defeat.
By Steve Peoples, Scott Bauer, Associated Press
In the Midwest, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a one-time Trump skeptic, won the right to seek a third term…
By Jessica Yarvin
Voters in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Vermont and Connecticut will cast ballots today in key primaries.
Clashes on college campuses, spurred by extremist speakers, have compelled legislators in more than a dozen states to introduce bills to punish hecklers.
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