MADISON (WKOW) -- Earlier this week, Scott Walker declined an opportunity to confirm that he would serve all four years of a second term as Governor. Rep. Chris Taylor (D-Madison) says that should absolutely be a campaign issue for Democrats.
A Republican state senator says he'll announce next Tuesday whether he'll make a run for Wisconsin's 6th Congressional seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. More>>
Both politicians and veterans service professionals are expressing concerns that a new online claims system being initiated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) could result in longer wait times for veterans in Wisconsin. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Governor Scott Walker is still comitted to the lofty campaign pledge of creating 250-thousand jobs during his first term in office. Walker made the promise during his 2010 run for the Governor's mansion. "We're still aiming for that," Walker said Wednesday outside a Wisconsin Hospital Association event at Monona Terrace. More>>
Among them, a bill legalizing the use of a marijuana by-product to help treat children's seizures. More>>
John Mellencamp wants Governor Scott Walker to think about supporting union rights.
Katherine Halopka-Ivery and Linda Halopka-Ivery filed the suit Wednesday, bypassing the trial and appellate courts. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin Department of Justice has identified the two agents terminated for allowing child pornography cases to languish as former Special Agent In-Charge Willie Brantley and Special Agent Anna King, both assigned to the Department of Criminal Investigation's Milwaukee office. More>>
Supervisor Sharon Corrigan of Middleton is the new Chair of the Dane County Board, with outgoing chair John hendrick choosing not to seek another term in that position. More>>
ROTHSCHILD (WKOW) -- On the day Gov. Scott Walker kicked off his reelection campaign by highlighting his accomplishments, his Democratic challenger was attacking him for failing to keep Wisconsin competitive among other states. More>>
DANE (WKOW) -- Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) kicked off his 2014 reelection campaign Tuesday morning by emphasizing lower spending and reduced taxes during a speech at Dane Manufacturing Co.
Petri has held his seat representing Northeast Wisconsin since 1979 More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- The Republican Party of Wisconsin will vote on a resolution to support the state's right to secede from the rest of the United States at its annual convention in May. More>>
Democratic leaders in the State Assembly are calling for former majority leader Bill Kramer to resign. More>>
MADISON (AP) -- Gov. Scott Walker wants to finish his college course work using a new flexible degree option through the University of Wisconsin System.One problem: There are no immediate plans to offer classes in the fields he's interested in. More>>
A former campaign manager has announced he'll run for the state Senate seat held by retiring Senator Tim Cullen. More>>
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The race to replace retiring Republican congressman Rep. Tom Petri just got a little more crowded. More>>
U.S. Representative Tom Petri will announce Monday that he will not run for re-election in November. More>>
Governor Scott Walker's office on Friday issued a news release saying the governor is calling for an additional two-year tuition freeze for the UW System in the next budget, since recent projections show the University of Wisconsin System will continue to carry a surplus of more than $1 billion. More>>
Republican Senate President Mike Ellis will not seek re-election following release of video. More>>
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed a bill into law Friday that's designed to help the Milwaukee Police Department quickly detect gunshots. More>>
The law creates a Silver Alert program that operates similar to the Amber Alert system for missing children, using the state's Crime Alert Network to quickly distribute information about missing adults. More>>
State Senate President Mike Ellis is defending himself after he was secretly caught on video talking about illegal campaign activity. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released results from the final Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exam (WKCE) yesterday and now school districts are readying to offer a new standardized test next year. More>>
Assembly Democrats are demanding Republican Gov. Scott Walker call a special legislative session to resurrect dead bills they say would help the middle class. More>>
Republican state Rep. Don Pridemore is the latest member of the state Assembly to announce they will not run for re-election in November. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Dane County District Attorney and Wisconsin Attorney General Candidate Ismael Ozanne is trying to reduce the number of criminal convictions for minority parents arrested for child abuse. More>>
Gov. Scott Walker is signing seven anti-heroin bills at signing ceremonies across Wisconsin on Monday. More>>
Republican Rep. Erik Severson announced Monday he won't seek re-election to the Assembly, becoming the 11th Republican and 17th member overall to announce they will not return next year. More>>
A Republican Assemblyman who promised during his 2010 campaign to never claim any per diem payments received more than $10,000 in reimbursed living expenses last year.
Assembly Republicans have voted unanimously to remove Representative Bill Kramer as Majority Leader. More>>