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Wisconsin Judge Blocks Lame-Duck Laws That Stripped Democrats Of Power
The lame-duck laws drew national outcry as Republicans quickly moved to pass them before Democrats took office.
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Man Claiming To Be Jayme Closs' Alleged Kidnapper Speaks From Jail
The man, who identified himself as Jake Patterson, called a reporter from Wisconsin’s Polk County Jail.
Wisconsin Supreme Court Candidate Founded School Allowing Ouster Of LGBTQ Kids
Brian Hagedorn started the school in 2016 while serving as a judge.
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2020 Democratic Convention To Be Held In Milwaukee
The Democratic National Committee selected the Wisconsin city over Houston and Miami.
Scott Walker Compares Abortion To Taking A Baby Home And Killing It, Gets Applause
The former governor of Wisconsin kicked off CPAC with some outrageous hyperbole about women’s medical decisions.
Citing ‘No Justification,’ Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Pulls National Guard Troops From Border
Evers is the third governor this month to reject President Trump's claim of an immigration crisis.
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The GOP Keeps Changing The Rules After It Loses Elections
Republicans in Utah, Michigan, Wisconsin and elsewhere didn't like what voters chose last year, so they're simply undoing it.
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Wisconsin Lawmaker Refuses To Cut Hair Until Bill For Deaf Community Passes
“My looks are important to me, but this is a priority and I’m not stopping this until we get it done," state Rep. Jonathan Brostoff said.
Wisconsin Governor Pushes Decriminalizing Marijuana, Legalizing Medical Use
Gov. Tony Evers' proposal would require approval from the state's Republican-controlled Legislature, which has expressed opposition.
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Wisconsin Republicans Vote To Keep Colin Kaepernick Off Black History Month Resolution
Kaepernick, a civil rights activist and former NFL star, is too controversial for Wisconsin, according to GOP state senators.
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GOP Lawmakers Jettison Colin Kaepernick From Black History Month Resolution
Black legislators called the move a "slap in the face."
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Federal Judge Blocks Wisconsin GOP's Cuts To Early Voting
U.S. District Judge James Peterson said the case for blocking the new restrictions wasn't even close.
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Wisconsin Woman Describes Finding Jayme Closs: 'I Was Not Calm Inside'
Jeanne Nutter had been walking her dog in rural Wisconsin when the 13-year-old girl cried out for help.
Jake Patterson Watched Jayme Closs Board School Bus Before Abducting Her: Prosecutors
The 21-year-old Wisconsin man has been charged with kidnapping the teen and murdering her parents in October.
Who Is Jake Patterson? Alleged Jayme Closs Abductor Lived Under The Radar
Patterson has been charged with kidnapping the 13-year-old Wisconsin teen and killing her parents.
Missing Girl Jayme Closs Found Alive
Jayme Closs’s family is speaking out after the 13-year-old was found after she disappeared in October 2018.
Alleged Jayme Closs Abductor Identified As Jake Patterson By Wisconsin Police
The 21-year-old is accused of kidnapping the teen in rural Wisconsin after murdering her parents.
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Wisconsin Lawsuit Seeks To Strike Down Laws Passed During Republican Power Grab
Republicans used a decades-old rule to pass the laws. The suit says the process was illegal under the Wisconsin state constitution.
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Babysitter Returned Dead Infant To Mom After Disguising Him To Look Asleep: Police
The Wisconsin woman faces first-degree murder charges for the death of the 2-month-old.
Woman Discovers Drunk Guy Sleeping With Her 150-Pound Mastiff
Lynn Sarver got her mastiff, Benton, for protection. How well did that work?
Scott Walker Gets Mercilessly Mocked By Twitter Users Over Venn Diagram Fail
"As a math teacher I would like to thank you for creating a real-world example on how NOT to construct a Venn diagram."
Wisconsin Voting Rights Groups Promise Lawsuit Over Early Voting Cuts
Gov. Scott Walker (R) on Friday signed a law that capped early voting at two weeks.
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Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin GOP's Massive Power Grab Into Law
Walker is making sure that his Democratic successor won't be as powerful as he was.
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Wisconsin And Michigan Activists Are Resisting GOP Power Grabs Pretty Much On Their Own
And for the most part, they're OK with that.
Scott Walker Indicates He'll Sign GOP Power Grab Bills
The outgoing Republican governor of Wisconsin said he's still considering the bills, but he indicated that he doesn't think they're all that bad.
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Lame-Duck Power Grabs Escalate Unsettling Trend
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When a party loses power in a state, there’s often a last-ditch effort to pass priority legislation. What’s happening now is different, experts say.
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