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58 min ago | The Janesville Gazette

Steven Walters: Wisconsin candidates dance around questionnaires on issues

The state Assembly candidate grimaced when asked the number of questionnaires he had received from special-interest groups demanding to know his positions on issues they will push next year.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Milwaukee County, WI

5 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

CTU, progressives form new Chicago coalition

United Working Families, a partnership between labor groups, including the Chicago Teachers Union, and a coalition of a dozen community groups is expected to announce its formal launch on Monday, executive director Kristen Crowell tells Early & Often.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WUWM

Early Voting Begins, With New Limits on Hours

Early voting begins Monday in city clerks' offices across Wisconsin. Voters who can't make it to the polls on Election Day will be able to cast ballots during the two weeks prior to the Aug. 12 primary.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee County, WI, US Governors

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Scott Walker, Mary Burke promise different tacks on taxes

Republican Gov. Scott Walker boasts a more aggressive pledge and record on taxes overall, while his opponent, Democrat Mary Burke, is promising to focus on ordinary taxpayers.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Tax

Business North

Hulsey underdog campaign for governor is up north

One of the underdog Democrats running for governor says he's had enough of the incumbent.

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Related Topix: Mellen, WI, US Governors

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Your Views

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Governors, Opinion

Daily Kos

Only the bad guy wins this game

As if living under the thumb of Scott Walker wasn't bad enough, Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo has been running ads like the one above, trying to convince Wisconsin businesses to move to New York State.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Scott Walker facing new test in deadlocked race with Mary Burke

Republican Scott Walker's last two races for governor were competitive and hard fought but not really all that suspenseful, ending in a 6-point victory in 2010 and a 7-point victory in 2012.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Wisconsin, Marquette, WI, Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

'Inversion,' outsourcing worth studying

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Related Topix: Outsourcing, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Governors, Manufacturing, Plexus, Electronics

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

How high should the heat be set on driving teacher quality?

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, US Governors, Standardized Testing, Education

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Can legislators repeal Common Core? Memo says yes, but...

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Wisconsin ready for E-Fairness

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Related Topix: Wisconsin, Wisconsin Government, US Governors, Tax, Small Business, Personal Finance, Opinion

Yes! Magazine

Gay Marriage Went From Unthinkable to Inevitable. Here's What It Means for the Change You Want to See

Not long ago, same-sex marriage in America was not merely an unpopular cause; it was a politically fatal one-a third-rail issue that could end the career of any politician foolish enough to touch it.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, US Governors, Orrin Hatch, US Senate, Republican, Liberal Political News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WSAW

Gov. Walker Partially Lifts Moratorium on Historic Preservation Tax Credit

Mayors across Wisconsin are applauding Governor Walker after he made the decision to partially lift a recent ban on tax cuts for restoring old buildings.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tax, Wisconsin Rapids, WI

WKOW-TV

Gov. Walker has concerns about undocumented children in Wisconsin

Governor Scott Walker talked transportation and jobs during a campaign stop at a trucking company Friday, but he's also clearly been thinking about the potential impact of hundreds of undocumented children coming to Wisconsin.

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Channel3000

Planned Parenthood asks governor to enforce birth control law

Planned Parenthood is asking Gov. Scott Walker to enforce a law he said he will no longer enforce in the state.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin

Townhall

As Netroots Nation Drinks Up Democrat Kool-Aid, AFL-CIO Warns This Could Be A 'Powerful' GOP Year

As Katie Glueck of Politico wrote last Sunday , the faithful liberals who attended Netroots Nation last week are eating up the messaging national Democrats are spewing into the airwaves: Party leaders have been pushing messages about economic fairness as they look ahead to what will drive midterm turnout - and with this crowd, at least, it's ... (more)

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Real Clear Politics

Scott Walker's Cynical Trek Into Populism

Imagine that 40 years ago two pals started a small company in a barn in the rural Midwest.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Waterloo, WI, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Outsourcing

KSFO AM 560

Christie, Haley Challenge White House Handling of Illegal Migrant Children

Govs. Nikki Haley of South Carolina and Chris Christie of New Jersey had harsh words for the White House's handling of the border crisis during a Republican governors' panel at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Thursday night.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sunherald.com

Tim Isbell/Sun Herald Thad Cochran speaks to the Harrison County Republican Club Wednesday night.

Evidence presented in federal court Wednesday indicated U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran was boozing it up at the DMR's expense in the summer of 2010, but he and a staff member say that's just not so.

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