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08.27.2014 | 11 hours ago | Posted at 01:41 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
Showing that Wisconsinites’ attitudes toward Gov. Scott Walker and his Democratic challenger Mary Burke have hardened, the new Marquette University poll shows Burke leading Walker 48.6% to 46.5% among likely voters, but Walker leading Burke among registered voters, 47.5% to 44.1%.  Both numbers are similar to earlier findings, and both are within the poll’s margin of error. And you won...
07.23.2014 | 35 days ago | Posted at 02:16 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
This can’t be good news for Gov. Scott Walker.  The just-released Marquette University Law School poll shows him neck and neck with his likely Democratic challenger, Mary Burke. Among registered voters, he leads by 1%, 46%-45%. Among likely voters, Burke beats him by 1%, 47%-46%. The results come on the heels of some pretty tough headlines for both candidates. Walker’s been dogged by...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

State Supreme Court candidates Fallone and Roggensack face the voters on April 2

 After more than two years of highly visible, highly polarized and highly acrimonious political campaigns, it’s almost a relief to have a relatively subdued race for state Supreme Court. But don’t discount its importance
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012

So what are they trying to hide?

 In the accelerating privatization of public schools, taxpayer-funded charter schools seem to have a better reputation than voucher schools because they are linked to a public entity—typically the city, a school board
10.31.2012 | | Posted at 06:06 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
Supporters of U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin gathered at her Milwaukee campaign headquarters to have a chat about the record of her Republican rival, Tommy Thompson. The panelists—state Rep. Sandy Pasch, state Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa and MPS board member Megan Hollman—and the dozen or so women in attendance had a good chuckle about Tommy’s new campaign ad featuring his wife, Sue Ann, wh...

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