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2014 Fellowship Open An Outstanding Success
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett; 2014 Legends Award Recipient Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson; Community Leader Award Recipient, History Maker and Attorney Vel Phillips; and Congresswoman Gwen Moore, were among the hundreds of celebrities, business leaders and urban youth who attended this year's event.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
President Obama coming to Milwaukee on Labor Day
WISN 12 News received an email from the White House on Wednesday night confirming the president will attend a Labor Day event.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
CBC members push police czar idea
Rep. Elijah Cummings, along with other members of the Congressional Black Caucus, sent a letter Monday to President Barack Obama, urging the administration to pursue changes to local law enforcement structure to "prevent more Fergusons," including a federal czar to oversee local law enforcement.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Thursday on Lake Effect: Gwen Moore, John Lewis, Old World Wisconsin
In the aftermath of Ferguson, Milwaukee Congresswoman Gwen Moore hopes that the conversation turns to better police-community relations all over the country.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Grothman wins GOP primary for US Rep. Petri's seat
A conservative state senator known for speaking out against abortion, affirmative action and welfare benefits defeated two other legislators Tuesday to win the Republican primary for Wisconsin's lone open congressional seat.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
US Rep. Gwen Moore defeats Democratic challenger
JUNE 26: Rep. Gwen Moore addresses members of the The National Organization for Women , the National Task Force to End Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Against Women and other groups during a rally in support of the Violence Against Women Act on Capitol Hill June 26, 2012 in Washington, DC.
Two years later, Oak Creek officers honored for efforts in Sikh Temple shooting
It took two years for Lt. Brian Murphy and Officer Savan "Sam" Lenda of the Oak Creek Police Department to officially receive the Congressional Badge of Bravery from the U.S. Department of Justice, but the award was worth the wait.
Number of notable races to watch in Tuesday's election
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Wisconsin congressional primary may turn on style
State. Rep. Duey Stroebel, a real estate developer, has put nearly $700,000 of his own money into the race to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Tom Petri.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Voters Head To Polls In Three States Tomorrow
Voters head to the polls tomorrow for primaries in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Connecticut.
Felon Gary George favors letting felons run for state office
Even as a convicted felon, former Sen. Gary George can make a futile bid to try to unseat U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore in the upcoming Democratic primary.
Wisconsin's congressional primaries at a glance
Wisconsin voters will choose candidates for the U.S. House on Aug. 12 in eight primaries in five congressional districts.
Bringing a bit of comedy to the House
Host Stephen Colbert of Comedy Central's "The Colbert Report" has made inroads on Capitol Hill with his popular recurring segment "Better Know a District."
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Out-of-state contributions give Wis. incumbents an edge
The role of out-of-state money in Wisconsin's governor's race has drawn a fair bit of attention, but there are other races in the state where it may play an even larger role.
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Wisconsin voters are headed to the polls to decide a variety of primary races
"I learned as a teenager growing up in Alabama that voting was a civil right. African-Americans have fought and died since the civil war so that my voice can be heard," Oates said.
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Gwen Moore Profile
Congresswoman Gwen Moore and former state Senator Gary George will compete against each other in the primary held on August 12, 2014.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
2014 4th Congressional District primary matchup a surprising showdown
The matchup between U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore and challenger Gary George for the 4th Congressional District seat has shocked a lot of people.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Gwen Moore, Gary George face off in congressional primary
Staff of the state elections board is recommending that convicted felon and former state Sen. Gary George be allowed on the ballot to challenge fellow Democrat U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore for Congress.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Petri's seat among top Wisconsin GOP primary races
Petri, a Fond du Lac Republican, unexpectedly announced his retirement in April amid an ethics investigation into his stock holdings.