Duffy challenges Democrats to vote for "Doc fix" b...
There is a vote scheduled today in the U.S. House of Representatives that would fix and pay for the Medicare doctor reimbursement rates.
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Westlund campaigning for Congress, critical of Duffy
The Democrat challenging Congressman Sean Duffy says what Duffy says in the district and how he votes are two different things.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Al Sharpton Packs Way Too Many '90s References Into One Anti-GOP Rant
There have never been more references to the glory days of 1990s on cable news then there were Thursday afternoon when MSNBC's Al Sharpton tried to show how "out of touch" the Republican Party is by mocking their embrace of Real World star-turned GOP congressman Sean Duffy .
Wisconsin: Army veteran challenges Kind in 3rd District
A University of Wisconsin-La Crosse grad and former aide to Sen. Ron Johnson is joining the race to challenge Democrat Ron Kind for his 3rd District Congressional seat.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Wisconsin congressional delegation disappoints on spending votes
These past few months were a critical time for conservative members of Congress to stand firm behind their promises to get runaway government spending under control.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Davis has money lead in 13th
U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, who already had a substantial fundraising lead over both his Republican and Democratic challengers in Illinois' 13th Congressional District, has added to his advantage in the last week.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Rachel Campos-Duffy talks about co-hosting the View
As you step out the door today you might be thinking, not again. It might seems like the frigid temps will never go away, but they will.
House Passes Bill to Revamp Consumer Agency
House Republican lawmakers, many of whom have opposed the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau since it was first created in 2010, have succeeded in prolonging their protest, passing a bill to remake the young agency's leadership structure, funding and authority to track consumer data.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
New bill in Congress aims to provide relief for logging trucks in Duluth, Superior
Minnesota's 8th District Congressman Rick Nolan has introduced a bill that aims to offer temporary relief to logging trucks, and Downtown Duluth roads, for the next couple of months.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
House passes NAFCU-backed CFPB reform bill
Feb. 28, 2014 - A NAFCU-backed bill that would revise CFPB's structure and expand the Financial Stability Oversight Council's ability to veto bureau rules was passed Thursday evening in the House by a vote of 232-182.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
House Approves Anti-Regulatory Bills, With Eye On Elections
The House Of Representatives has approved several bills that would limit and change the way the federal government regulates businesses.
Bill to revamp consumer agency passes U.S. House, unlikely to become law
The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Thursday to overhaul the U.S. consumer financial watchdog, although the politically charged legislation stands little chance of becoming law.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
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Bank of America disputes $2.1 billion claim in U.S. fraud suit
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Tue Feb 25, 2014
Congressional Republicans mull bill to add CFPB oversight
This week the House will consider a bill designed to bring what supporters say will be more accountability and transparency to a government entity that holds private businesses accountable.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Capitol Hill Update, 24 February, 2014
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La Casa de Esperanza Celebrates 48 years of service to community
It began as a daycare center in 1966 to help children from solely Spanish speaking families ease into an English speaking environment.
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Farm bill, budget agreement bode well for Wis. forests
After lobbying for pieces of legislation aimed at Wisconsin's national forest, the state's Congressional delegation said the farm bill and budget bill provide some help for timber management.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Sat Feb 22, 2014
In Duluth, trucks are a weighty issue
Truck driver Phil Hegfors has been hauling lumber from the forests around his Ely, Minn., home to the paper mill in Cloquet for more than 20 years.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
News from around Wisconsin at 5:58 p.m. CST
Xcel Energy crews are making good progress restoring electricity to Minnesota and Wisconsin customers who lost power after a severe winter storm.