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Barack Obama Speaks Exclusively with NewsChannel 7

Updated: 02/17/2008 - Senator Barack Obama spoke exclusively with NewsChannel 7’s Mikel Lauber Sunday about his latest meeting with former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards, the importance of Wisconsin voters, and the role of superdelagates in the race for the Democratic nomination.

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Clinton Will Leave Wisconsin Early

Posted: 02/16/2008 - Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will stop her campaigning in Wisconsin a day earlier than expected.

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Barack Obama Tours NTC and Speaks to Students

Updated: 02/16/2008 - Sen. Barack Obama made a campaign stop in Wausau this morning. He toured NorthCentral Technical College, and held a question and answer session with a small group of students, staff, community leaders and media.

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Democrats Consider Hospital, Estate Taxes to Plug Wis. Budget Gap

Posted: 02/15/2008 - State Democratic leaders are considering a tax on hospitals and a plan to continue collecting the estate tax to help erase a projected budget shortfall. Governor Doyle and Senate Majority Leader Russ Decker says the ideas could be part of an emergency package to cope with tax collections that are running $650 million below projections.

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Barack Obama to Speak at Private Event At NTC

Updated: 02/15/2008 - Officials at Northcentral Technical College are confirming Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama will speak to a group of students there Saturday morning. However, Obama's campaign tells NewsChannel 7 the event is not open to the public.

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Huckabee and Obama-Backing Governor Talk Thursday

Posted: 02/14/2008 - Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee and Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle talked on the phone while the former Arkansas governor was campaigning in Wisconsin. Doyle spokeswoman Jessica Erickson says they had a friendly conversation and reminisced about a trip they took together to Iraq and Afghanistan.

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In Rothschild, Huckabee Hits Tax Code, Stresses Pro-Life Position

Updated: 02/14/2008 - Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee won a big cheer at a Rothschild appearance when he said he wanted to abolish the Internal Revenue Service and create a simplified tax code. The Republican presidential hopeful says the current tax system is "choking the daylights out of the hardworking people of this country."

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Heckler Interrupts Former President at Campaign Stop in Milwaukee

Posted: 02/14/2008 - A heckler claiming the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks were an inside job has been escorted from a speech by former President Bill Clinton. Clinton says he's glad America provides people like the heckler with a right to free speech, but that doesn't mean folks need to agree with them.

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Clinton Promotes Wife's Record During Campaign Stop in Milwaukee

Posted: 02/14/2008 - Former President Bill Clinton told supporters and undecided voters to focus on the records of the presidential candidates, not charisma. He says "it's about whether you should choose the power of speeches over the power of solutions."

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Obama Attracts Hundreds to Town Hall Meeting in Waukesha

Posted: 02/13/2008 - Illinois Sen. Barack Obama is speaking to another large and enthusiastic Wisconsin crowd during a town hall meeting in Waukesha. The meeting follows a stop earlier Wednesday at the General Motors Corp. plant in Janesville.

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Obama Blames Bush for Economic Downturn in Speech to Autoworkers

Updated: 02/14/2008 - Barack Obama blames President Bush Wednesday for the economic downturn in a speech to General Motors workers in Janesville. Obama says it's failed leadership and imagination in Washington that caused economic struggles, including the housing crisis.

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Hillary to Visit Wisconsin for Four Days

Updated: 02/12/2008 - Hillary Clinton plans to campaign in Wisconsin Saturday through election day. Her campaign announced the New York senator will be in the state beginning Saturday evening, when she attends a Democratic dinner, and she'll stay through the morning on Tuesday, the day of the state's primary.

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Huebsch Says Size of Shortfall Expected to be Known This Week

Posted: 02/12/2008 - Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Mike Huebsch says the state should find out this week how much lawmakers will have to cut in the current two-year budget to make up for an unforeseen shortfall. The West Salem Republican says the consensus among his fellow lawmakers is that the shortfall will be in the neighborhood of $450 million.

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