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Lumberjack championship begins in Hayward
Lumberjacks HAYWARD, Wis The world's best lumberjacks have gathered in Hayward for three days of competition that begin today.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Election 2014: PFAW endorses Kelly Westlund over Sean Duffy
The progressive group People for the American Way has endorsed Kelly Westlund, the Democrat challenging Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy in Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District.
Stars and Stripes
Wisconsin native awarded Legion of Honor medal for World War II service
Seventy years after constructing makeshift traps that alerted his fellow soldiers to attacking German forces, Thorp native Anton "Tony" Jacks was honored Tuesday for saving lives during a mission in World War II.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Health Care Reform Implementation Update - July 2014
Last week the Senate debated a bill to reverse the Supreme Court's contraception mandate decision, a group of House Republicans introduced a bill to replace Affordable Care Act cuts to the Medicare home health benefit with a measure that would instead base payments of value of care delivered, the Department of Health and Human Services announced a ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
WEAU-TV Eau Claire
Candidate for U.S. Congress tours veterans home in Chippewa Falls
Westlund toured the Wisconsin Veterans Home as part of her veterans listening tour in the state's 7th Congressional District.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The people's House: more unpopular -- and politically safer -- than ever
Congress may face voters this fall with its lowest recorded approval ratings ever in a mid-term election.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Rep. Duffy Honors Marshfield Man's Work in Community
Dennis Boucher's efforts to build a transition housing facility for those in need in Marshfield have attracted the attention of lawmakers in Washington.
Rep. Duffy on Unaccompanied Child Migrants: "The Start of a Crisis"
As the debate over immigration reform continues in Washington, Republican Representative Sean Duffy is weighing in on the best course of action.
Marshfield man honored for service to community
Police are investigating what appears to be a human head found in a Long Island town where two severed arms were discovered about a week ago.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Election law 'reform' is reverse racism, critics charge
U.S. Rep. James Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., author of the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 , said he's proud to work with the American Civil Liberties Union and left-wing groups to resurrect Attorney General Eric Holder 's power to block state election laws.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
GOP say Operation Choke Point targets gun sellers, tobacco shops
Congressional Republicans warned Tuesday that the Justice Department 's Operation Choke Point is using "an axe rather than a scalpel" to target fraudulent businesses, leaving legitimate enterprises such as gun sellers as collateral damage.
The Daily Caller
Republican Congressman: Obama's Rhetoric Created Immigration Crisis, Not Increased Violence [VIDEO]
Republican Rep. Sean Duffy of Wisconsin discussed the underlying causes of the United States' current immigration crisis with MSNBC's Chuck Todd Tuesday morning.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Bill Would Speed Removals of Illegal Kids at Border
Two Texas lawmakers announced legislation Monday to speed removals of tens of thousands of Central American kids from the U.S.-Mexico border, as Washington groped for a solution to the mounting crisis.
House Pushes to End Dredging Crisis
The U.S. House of Representatives has sent another clear signal that it is committed to ending the dredging crisis on the Great Lakes.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Export-Import Bank's reauthorization in jeopardy
As lawmakers in Washington wrestle over the future of the U.S. Export-Import Bank , Milwaukee businessman Bill Maxon has no question where he stands on the issue.
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.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Sunday Talk: These colors don't run
Face The Nation : Sen. Joe Manchin ; Sen. John Barrasso ; Former US Ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey ; : Peggy Noonan , Michael Gerson , Former Clinton White House Press Secretary Dee Dee Myers and Todd Purdum .
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Scoop: Meet the Press on NBC - Sunday, June 29, 2014
THIS SUNDAY: The interview that created headlines around the world this week -- David Gregory's exclusive one-on-one conversation with former President Bill Clinton at the 2014 CGI America conference in Denver, CO.
Wausau Daily Herald
Time in district connects reps with constituents: Our View
We've all seen this phenomenon: A politician elected to the U.S. House or to the Senate begins his or her Washington career with a strong tie to home.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Other voices: Wisconsin: Bipartisan bill should improve health care
But Wisconsin's congressional delegation recently demonstrated that bipartisanship remains possible.