State News
Bill Clinton stumps for Mary Burke in Milwaukee
Former President Bill Clinton speaks at a lunchtime campaign rally for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke at Milwaukee’s Hyatt Regency hotel. Clinton says all eyes are on this race. “The whole country is watching this race because her opponent got a lot of headlines in the last four years all related to conflict.” He says, […]
10/25/2014 12:49:15am
Grothman unfazed by lack of endorsement from Petri
Republican state Senator Glenn Grothman isn’t too concerned by the fact that Republican U.S. Representative Tom Petri won’t endorse him as he runs to succeed Petri. “I like Congressman Petri, a nice, soft-spoken individual, but right now we’re borrowing 20 percent of our budget, and I think I’m going to be a little bit more […]
10/24/2014 06:30:29pm
Wisconsin launches Ebola information line
State health officials are setting up a hotline to answer questions about the Ebola virus. In addition to information already posted on the state Department of Health Service’s website, the agency has opened a toll free line for state residents who have questions about the Ebola virus. State Health Officer Karen McKeown says the department […]
10/24/2014 05:45:29pm
Rock County judge expected to launch Wisconsin Supreme Court bid
A Rock County Judge is expected to announce Monday that he plans to make a run for the Wisconsin Supreme Court. In an email, Judge James Daley said he plans to make a significant announcement related to the future of the Wisconsin State Supreme Court at noon on Monday in Lower Courthouse Park.┬áThe email says […]
10/24/2014 04:08:55pm
Dems, GOP work overtime to turn out voters in Wisconsin
In a polarized, evenly-divided state, in which polls show the two gubernatorial candidates in a dead heat among likely voters, every single vote counts. Both political parties say turnout is the key to a win. In the days remaining before the election, Republicans and Democrats are knocking on doors, working the phones, and rallying voters. […]
10/24/2014 03:21:23pm