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Dems have money edge in key Minnesota races

Minnesota Democrats enjoy campaign cash advantages in all races for statewide office as the party seeks to keep its current grip on power. More>>

House to vote on slimmed-down bill for border

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House Republicans unveiled a slimmed-down bill Tuesday to address the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending in National Guard troops and speeding migrant youths back home. The election-year measure would... More>>

Wisconsin GOP reaching out to African-American voters

MADISON (WKOW) -- The Republican Party of Wisconsin (RPW) is making a concerted effort to reach out to African-American voters this election season. More>>

Burke attacks Walker over jobs promise

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke's latest television ad returns the focus of the campaign to Gov. Scott Walker's 2010 promise to add 250,000 private sector jobs over four years. More>>

Walz reacts to VA compromise

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WXOW) --  Lawmakers in Washington have reached a bipartisan compromise to reform the VA. More>>

Absentee voting now available in Wisconsin

Monday marks the first day to vote by absentee ballot for the upcoming August 12 primary election in Wisconsin. More>>

Obama mulls large-scale move on immigration

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Even as they grapple with an immigration crisis at the border, White House officials are making plans to act before November's mid-term elections to grant work permits to potentially millions of immigrants who are in... More>>

Walker claims taxpayers could lose $25 million

Gov. Scott Walker claims in his latest television ad in the governor's race that taxpayers could be out $25 million thanks to his Democratic challenger Mary Burke. More>>

Walker says he would back anti-outsourcing rules

Gov. Scott Walker says he would support a measure to ensure that tax credits and other economic development incentives do not go to companies that outsource jobs. More>>

Gov. Walker discusses gun violence

With the recent gun violence around the state Governor Scott Walker says Wisconsin needs to crackdown on criminals. Sunday afternoon the Governor wrapped up his two day motorcycle trip across the state, with a stop at Badger Harley Davidson. More>>

Obama: US worried about worsening Gaza conditions

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President Barack Obama is telling Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that the United States is growing more concerned about the rising number of civilian deaths in the Gaza war that is entering its third week. More>>

Lawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress

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President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans. Lawmakers in both parties complained that the White House - six... More>>

Bachmann heads to Mexico border for look at crisis

Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann is spending the weekend along the U.S.-Mexico border to get a firsthand look at an immigration crisis involving Central American youth. More>>

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  • Obama eats ribs with 4 Kansas City letter writers

    Obama eats ribs with 4 Kansas City letter writers

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:12:58 GMT
    President Barack Obama plans to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans by taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner.More >>
    President Barack Obama feasted on barbecue Tuesday with four people who wrote him letters in a trip to highlight the struggles of working families in American's heartland, as the clock ticked on pressing issues before...More >>
  • China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

    China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:17:27 GMT
    China's Communist Party says it has launched an investigation into a former domestic security chief who was once among the country's most feared leaders.More >>
    China's ruling Communist Party announced an investigation into a feared ex-security chief, demonstrating President Xi Jinping's firm grip on power and breaking a longstanding taboo against publicly targeting the...More >>
  • Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to House

    Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to House

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:47:27 GMT
    The Senate is scheduled to take up legislation Tuesday to keep federal highway money flowing to states, with just three days left before the government plans to start slowing down payments.More >>
    The Senate voted Tuesday to keep federal highway money flowing to the states into December but only after rejecting the House's reliance on what lawmakers called a funding "gimmick" and moving to force a post-election...More >>
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