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Review Panel: Wis. Rep Likely Broke House Rules

Posted: 09/30/2014 - A congressional review panel says there is substantial reason to believe that veteran Wisconsin Rep. Tom Petri violated House rules by acting on behalf of two companies in which he owned significant amounts of stock.

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Group Calls for Rewrite of Wisconsin Taxes

Posted: 09/30/2014 - A conservative think tank is calling on Wisconsin policy makers to make more goods and services subject to the state sales tax, along with lowering income and property taxes.

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WSAW to Live Stream Debate for 85th & 86th State Assembly on Oct. 1

Updated: 10/01/2014 - Candidates for the 85th and 86th State Assembly Districts will participate in the first of several expected debates leading up to the Nov. 4 general election. NewsChannel is proud to partner with other media outlets to keep the public informed about candidate views.

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Chris Christie Campaigns for Walker in Wisconsin

Posted: 09/29/2014 - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is telling Wisconsin Republicans they need to step up to keep Scott Walker governor because national Democrats "want to make an example of him" and scare conservatives from trying bold things.

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Attorney General Hopeful Reeling Under GOP Barrage

Posted: 09/28/2014 - Democratic attorney general hopeful Susan Happ was riding high a month ago, coming off a big win in the party primary and entering the general election race leading Republican Brad Schimel. What a difference a few weeks make.

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Voter ID opponents File Reconsideration Motion

Updated: 09/17/2014 - Civil rights advocates have filed a petition asking a federal appeals court to reconsider a ruling that reinstated Wisconsin's voter photo identification law.

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New Coalition Pushes For Transportation Spending

Posted: 09/14/2014 - A new coalition including road builders, economic development leaders, local government officials and others is meeting with candidates for office to make sure they understand Wisconsin's transportation funding problems.

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Walker Promises More Tax Cuts In Second Term

Posted: 09/14/2014 - Gov. Scott Walker's promises for a second term include cutting property and income taxes for individuals and requiring drug tests for those seeking unemployment and food stamp benefits.

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More Emails Released in First Walker-related Probe

Posted: 09/11/2014 - Thousands of more documents collected during the first John Doe investigation into former aides and associates of Gov. Scott Walker when he was Milwaukee County executive have been released.

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Wisconsin Shortfall Projected at $1.8 Billion

Posted: 09/08/2014 - The Legislature's nonpartisan Fiscal Bureau says the projected shortfall for the next two-year state budget ending in mid-2017 stands at nearly $1.8 billion.

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Walker, Burke Have Clear Contrasts On Education

Posted: 09/07/2014 - Some of the starkest differences between Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke are on hot-button education policies like expanding private school vouchers and implementing the Common Core academic standards.

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Gov. Walker, Mary Burke Disagree On Future of School Voucher Program

Updated: 09/06/2014 - November elections are right around the corner. As we draw closer to casting that ballot, Governor Scott Walker and gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke are speaking out on a variety of hot button issues including the state's school voucher program.

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Ryan: Purported Beheading Reflects Obama Weakness

Posted: 09/02/2014 - U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan says the circumstances that led to the purported beheading of a second U.S. journalist by the Islamic State group reflect a weakness of President Barack Obama's foreign policy.

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7th District Congressional Candidates Pound the Pavement on Labor Day

Updated: 09/02/2014 - While many people took the long Labor Day weekend to relax and take in some local activities, candidates in the up coming November elections were out working the crowds on Monday. In particular, 7th District Congressional candidates Sean Duffy and Kelly Westlund came out to Wausau's annual Labor Day Parade.

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Poll: Democrat Happ Leads Republican Schimel

Posted: 08/27/2014 - A new poll shows Democrat Susan Happ leads Republican Brad Schimel in the race for attorney general, but nearly one-in-four voters are undecided.

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