New York Daily News
Senators told to close loophole that lets some domestic abusers buy guns
Rep. Gwen Moore , left, Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Rep. Donna Edwards hold news conference this week to propose legislation that would encourage states to remove firearms from domestic abusers.
The Washington Post
What Congress needs to know about Colberta s a oeBetter Know a Districta oe
It would be a tough sell in any office: Hey boss, between that very important meeting and Monday's very important vote, would you mind getting roasted on a mock news show? But that's pretty much what happens when a press secretary on Capitol Hill has to convince his boss to appear on "Better Know a District," the popular recurring segment on Comedy ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Dems press states to limit gun ownership rights in domestic violence situations
Senate Democrats led by Sen. Richard Blumenthal are hoping to create new incentives for states to go beyond federal requirements to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Paul Ryan lays out plan to fight poverty
US Congressman Paul Ryan was on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday to lay out his plan to fight poverty.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Regional briefs: Pride march, gun violence, political debate
Animal rights advocates were among the hundreds who participated in Kenosha's 2nd Annual Gay Pride March on July 12. - Photo: Larry Zamba Hundreds of people turned out for Kenosha's second annual Gay Pride March on July 12, beginning at the Simmons library in downtown Kenosha and continuing down Library Park, Sheridan Road and Seventh Avenue.
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Congresswoman Gwen Moore isn't buying Ryan's anti-...
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan of Janesville says he wants to reform federal programs for the poor without a net reduction in spending.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Gary George hasn't filed federal campaign report
More than a week after convicted felon and former state Sen. Gary George was expected to disclose who is funding his longshot bid for Congress, he has still not done so.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Propaganda war continues in Hobby Lobby aftermath
Opponents of the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling favoring religious freedom are distorting that decision's impact on women, critics allege.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Moore surprised by primary challenge
U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, D-Milwaukee, says her primary opponent Gary George could have run for the 6th Congressional District, given where he lives.
Walker calls for Common Core repeal
State Sen. Leah Vukmir, R-Wauwatosa, says Gov. Scott Walker is acknowledging the gradual groundswell of opposition to Common Core.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Can Gary George Save Sheriff David Clarke?
Last week, a colleague asked me to speculate on whether Gary George has a chance to beat Congresswoman Gwen Moore in next month's Democratic primary? The short answer is no, but there might be a more intriguing question: could he save Sheriff David Clarke? Gary George is frequently described as one of the wiliest, most powerful, most effective ... (more)
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Gallup: Approval for Supreme Court steady as GOP favor soars
The recent Supreme Court decision on Hobby Lobby has had an impact on the approval rating for the nation's top judicial panel, but it's not exactly what detractors of the decision predicted.
Wisconsin congresswoman asks Justice Dept. to help prevent gun violence in Milwaukee
Democratic U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore of Milwaukee has asked U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to partner with local officials to reduce and prevent gun violence in Milwaukee.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Regional briefs: Conservation league tallies wins, losses
PROUD TO BE: About a million people packed Chicago streets on June 29 for the first Gay Pride Parade since Illinois legalized gay marriage.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Steitz: Opponent waffled on Act 10
NEXT, A FORMER STATE SENATOR FACING A CHALLENGE FROM THE RIGHT. WHY CANDIDATE JONATHAN STEITZ SAYS VAN WANGGAARD ISN'T A RELIABLE CONSERVATIVE, AND THE STATE SENATE NEEDS MORE REFORMERS.
George: Milwaukee is failing
Former state Sen. Gary George, running against U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore in the Democratic primary, says he can do more to help Milwaukee.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Interest groups let Congress travel free
Since 2008, the eight current Wisconsin members of the U.S. House and their aides have taken at least 125 privately funded trips at a cost of more than $400,000, according to a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel analysis of travel records.