Battleground Wisconsin

Battleground Wisconsin

Judge rejects West’s bid to be placed on Wisconsin presidential ballot

A Brown County judge late Friday rejected Kanye West’s bid to be added to Wisconsin’s presidential ballot, ruling his nomination papers were turned in...

Dems hope to put Crawford County back in the blue column after Trump’s 2016...

Crawford County in Wisconsin's Driftless Area has typically been a blue stalwart of southwestern Wisconsin. According to Olson Feed Service proprietor Tammy Olson, of Seneca, even conservative-leaning local candidates have run as Democrats because there was no hope of the area electing a Republican. But as farm crises and big agriculture have made themselves felt in the area, that trend has begun to shift.

Supreme Court orders temporary halt to mailing absentee ballots as it considers Green Party...

The Elections Commission made “every possible effort” Thursday afternoon to gather the information the Wisconsin Supreme Court wanted on absentee ballots that may have...

Biden still has edge as MU Law Poll finds little change in Wisconsin presidential...

The presidential race in Wisconsin was largely unchanged in the latest Marquette University Law School Poll even after the turmoil in Kenosha, where violent...

America First Action PAC ad focuses on Kenosha unrest

A new ad from a pro-Trump PAC focuses on the violent protests in Kenosha that left one business burned to the ground. America First Action...

Priorities USA ad charges Trump is ‘laser-focused on gutting health care’

A new TV ad from the Dem super PAC Priorities USA charges Trump is "laser-focused on gutting health care." The group said the new ad...

Trump ad highlights economic recovery amid COVID-19

A new Trump's new ad says "the greatest economy the world has ever seen" is coming back to life, but "Biden wants to change...

Biden up with two new ads in Wisconsin

Joe Biden is up with two new TV ads in Wisconsin A 60-second Biden spot calls the election "our chance to put the darkness of...

Pence, Harris make Wisconsin swings in push toward November election

Vice President Mike Pence made a pitch to farmers and workers while Dem vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris spoke of the challenges facing minority-...

WisOpinion.com: ‘The Insiders’ assess the impact of the national party conventions

With the national party conventions in the rearview mirror, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, handicap their impact on Wisconsin voters. Sponsored by Michael Best Strategies and the Wisconsin Counties Association.

COVID-19, farm crisis among issues in Adams County as November election nears

In Adams County, a historic Democratic stronghold with a 15 percent poverty rate (against the state’s overall 10 percent poverty rate), backed President Trump by a margin of 21 percent. Out of the county’s 10,130 votes in 2016, 5,966 went to Trump and only 3,745 went to Hillary Clinton. Until then, Democrats have carried the county with wide margins in every presidential election from 1984 on — coming after Adams had backed Ronald Reagan twice in a row.

Biden in Kenosha: America has reached ‘inflection point’ in addressing institutional racism

Joe Biden says the protests that have sprung up across the United States in wake of the death of Black people at the hands...

Green Party asks Wisconsin Supreme Court to put presidential candidate on ballot

With printing of ballots for the November election already underway, the Green Party today asked the state Supreme Court to add its presidential candidate...

Biden launches ad in Wisconsin, other battlegrounds on racial justice and police policies

Ahead of Biden's stop in Wisconsin, his campaign released a new digital ad in the state addressing racial justice and police policy issues. The campaign...

Biden says Kenosha trip about helping community heal, GOP knocks visit

Joe Biden said he's coming to Kenosha today to have a conversation about helping the community heal, while the state GOP chair knocked him...