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  • Evan Bayh: Building a Recipe for National Dem Success
    Indiana Sen. Evan Bayh, keynoter at the Wisconsin Democratic Party convention in Oshkosh on June 10, knows a little bit about winning in Republican territory - lessons that could help national Dems find better success in the '08 presidential race. Bayh has won five straight statewide electi... <more>

  • WisPolitics: Walker Says He's the Underdog in Gov's Race
    At a recent WisPolitics.com luncheon at the Madison Club, Scott Walker declared himself the underdog ``all the way through'' in the 2006 gubernatorial race. But the Milwaukee County executive said through grassroots campaigning and a strong showing in Milwaukee he can beat Republican opponent Mark G... <more>

  • WRA Pres. Malkasian: Good Schools and Real Estate Go Together
    Wisconsin REALTORS Association President Bill Malkasian has seen the political property tax wars up close, and he sees some progress in the current freeze debate at the Capitol. "We're really happy both sides are talking about a freeze,'' says Malkasian in a new WisPolitics/Mediasite webcast in... <more>

  • PHOTO ID HIGHLIGHTS ELECTION REFORM DEBATE
    Photo ID has been a hot political topic this year in Congress, the state Legislature, in metro Milwaukee and throughout the state as the fallout from Election Day 2004 continues. WisPolitics.com ... <more>

  • Milw. Co. Exec. Walker: Sees No Big Property Tax Budget Compromise

  • WisPolitics: Budget Blog Tracks JFC Action
    Ever since the Joint Finance Committee started its budget meetings in March, the WisPolitics Budget Blog has been tracking the committee's progress. For the most part, discussion has been civil, and a number of motions have even passed the GOP-controlled committee with bipartisan support. Follow t... <more>

  • WisPolitics: Dem Chair Candidates Depart on Platform Allegiance
    Jeff Rammelt, the longtime Jefferson County Democratic Party chair, squared off against Joe Wineke, the former state senator and congressional candidate and now labor activist, in a debate May 11 at the Concourse Hotel before Dane County Democrats. The chair's race will be decided during the state D... <more>

  • Hillary Clinton: Celebrating Women's Equality
    U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., last month attracted a record number of people to the annual bipartisan Wisconsin Women in Government dinner and paid tribute to the women's movement in New York and Wisconsin. "The struggle for women's full equality has been one that the United States ... <more>

  • WisPolitics: 2005 GOP Convention Coverage
    The state Republican Party convention is this weekend in Sheboygan. WisPolitics will be there covering the weekend's events with the WisPolitics Convention Blog. WisPolitics will also be running a straw poll to gauge grassroots support for... <more>

  • AG: Fighting for Reform
    It hasn't been an easy first term for Democratic Attorney General Peg Lautenschlager, battling cancer, enduring political talk that she is a most vulnerable incumbent, and seeing the early entry of two Republican opponents in advance of next year's re-election bid. FONT f... <more>

  • Supreme Court Hears Priest Abuse Case in Fond du Lac
    The Wisconsin Supreme Court took its show to the road on April 12 for a round of oral arguments in Fond du Lac. á One of the controversial... <more>

  • Webcast: Wis. Supreme Court Stages Power Plant Debate
    The Wisconsin Supreme Court, minus one justice, put in extra time Wednesday with a nearly three-hour oral argument on the proposed Oak Creek coal-powered electric plant south of Milwaukee. See a WisPolitics.com webcast of the latest part of this precedent-setting case. a href="http://f... <more>

  • Kliesmet: CRG Network Looks to Expand
    CRG Network executive administrator Chris Kliesmet is determined to grow his organization into the largest grassroots political organization in the state. The taxpayer advocacy and clean government group boasts just a few hundred members statewide now, but it already boasts a number of heads on i... <more>

  • Rosenthal: ACT Ready to Be Full-Time Political Player
    Elections are now officially like the NFL; there is no off-season. Knowing that, America Coming Together's CEO, Steve Rosenthal, is not letting the progressive voter mobilization engine that sparked thousands of new voters in Wisconsin lie dormant. Rosenthal was in Milwaukee Tuesday to meet with do... <more>

  • WisPolitics Profile: F. James Sensenbrenner
    This is a free sample of the WisPolitics Profile. It was sent to Gold and Platinum subscribers on Feb. 25. LEARN MORE ABOUT BECOMING A WISPOLITICS SUBSCRIBER By Joa... <more>

  • Webcast: State Superintendent Candidates Burmaster and Underheim
    The candidates for state superintendent of public instruction laid out starkly different agendas in the campaign's first post-primary debate, with heavily favored incumbent DPI Superintendent Elizabeth Burmaster fending off charges from Republican opponent Gregg Underheim that she was a "shameless ... <more>

  • Margolis: Doyle Getting Noticed
    Jim Doyle and John Kerry have something in common: Jim Margolis. Margolis, the D.C. consultant, has advised both Democratic pols, so he has a unique perspective to talk about Wisconsin and national politics. Margolis was in Madison for Doyle's budget address on Tuesday night and... <more>

  • KIND-RYAN: Clash on Social Security
    Congresssmen Paul Ryan, R-Janesville, and Ron Kind, D-La Crosse, are two of Wisconsin's new generation of political leaders, rising stars in the Congress and their parties. Hear them debate Social Security and the federal deficit in a new WisPolitics/Mediasite webcast. The two even agree on a few th... <more>

  • WisPolitics: Feingold Looks to Expand Dems' Reach
    Attempting to make the Democratic Party consistently competitive at both a state and national level, U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold has kept his campaign organization up and running, especially in Wisconsin. He has plans to help out this year and talks about lending a hand in the 8th Congressional District... <more>

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