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Wisconsin governor's race remains dead heat

The latest Marquette University Law School poll shows Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke remain in a dead heat. More>>

More than 100 ballots missing in recount for 17th Senate District

More than 100 ballots are missing in the recount in Wisconsin's 17th Senate District Democratic primary. More>>

Dayton, Johnson get big public money for race

Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican challenger Jeff Johnson are getting big infusions of public money for their campaigns. More>>

Elections board: Primary turnout was 12.7 percent

Turnout for Wisconsin's primary elections two weeks ago was even lower than state election officials predicated. More>>

Perry: To deter grousing, state won't pay lawyers


Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday that he believes taxpayers should have picked up his legal tab but opted to use campaign funds "to keep from having folks grouse about it." More>>

Ryan says he's weighing possible White House run


Paul Ryan was No. 2 on the Republicans' presidential ballot in 2012, and the Wisconsin congressman is thinking about whether he'll try to move to the top of his party's ticket in 2016. More>>

Court asked to keep documents secret in John Doe

Two parties linked to a secret investigation into whether Gov. Scott Walker's campaign illegally coordinated with conservative groups in 2012 are asking a federal appeals court not to release any more documents. More>>

Democrats reframe debate on health care


President Barack Obama's unpopular health care law is losing some of its political punch as vulnerable Democrats see it as less of an election-year minus and Republicans increasingly talk about fixing it instead of... More>>

Gender matters as 2 women top Democratic ticket

Democrat Mary Burke is the first woman to win a major party nomination for Wisconsin governor, but you wouldn't know that from her campaign. She rarely strays from her main message of job creation. More>>

Walker says he didn't help solicit donations

Gov. Scott Walker said he played no role in soliciting donations from a mining company to a key conservative group that ran ads supporting him during the 2012 recall attempt. More>>

2 views of state economy shade governor race

A major theme of Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's bid for a second term is that the Minnesota economy has outperformed most of the Upper Midwest on his watch. More>>

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