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Justice Dept. files in Ohio, Wisconsin voter cases


The Justice Department on Wednesday sided with challengers of voting laws in Wisconsin and Ohio, saying in court filings that measures in those states unfairly affect minority voters. More>>

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>>

Dems push contraceptive bill ahead of election

Minnesota House Democrats hope to pass a bill next session requiring that employers provide contraceptives to workers. More>>

Endorsements see-saw in Republican Senate primary

The two-man race to decide which Republican will challenge Sen. Al Franken has split the party's former leaders. More>>

Honour ad: GOP governor rivals 'making excuses'

Business executive Scott Honour stresses the outsider theme in a new radio ad that accuses his Republican primary rivals of "making excuses" and "empty promises." More>>

State chamber issues statement on outsourcing

The Wisconsin state chamber of commerce is wading into the ongoing debate in the governor's race over outsourcing. More>>

House to vote on slimmed-down bill for border


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


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


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>>

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