Wisconsin Legislature

Wisconsin Republicans are holding their party’s annual gathering in Milwaukee this weekend.


A Democratic primary is shaping up for Wisconsin governor. So far, four Democrats have declared their intention to run.

Assemblyman Brett Hulsey has become the fourth Wisconsin Democrat to declare intention to run for governor, with the primary set for August.

LaToya Dennis

Governor Walker is officially in re-election mode.

There's already a proposal to hold meetings at night, following voters' decision Tuesday to, in effect, create a part time County Board.

There were 44 school funding referenda on ballots Tuesday.

Pete Rasmussen

Americans for Prosperity got involved in county board elections in northern Wisconsin this spring, hoping to help pro-mining candidates win.

A conservative group training candidates in Wisconsin is celebrating victories  in Tuesday's elections. 

Attorney and political newcomer Shawn Reilly will become the new mayor of Waukesha.

Former alderman Willie Hines, who also was Common Council president, stepped down in February, to take a job with the city’s housing authority.


Laura Gramling Perez won the post of Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge, Branch 32 on Tuesday.

Milwaukee County residents have created what essentially will be a part-time county board.

Schools leaders in some rural communities their schools are strapped for cash and have cut to the bone. A state task force is examining the situation.

Voters in the city of Waukesha will decide Tuesday, whom they want as their mayor.

Wisconsin Senate Considers Uniform Early Voting Hours

Mar 11, 2014

Republican Sen. Glen Grothman's bill could mean longer hours for rural communities and fewer hours for cities, including Milwaukee.