GOP Convention

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Kleefisch says Trump’s reelection about safety, equality, reclaiming ‘our Wisconsin’

Former Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch says the reelection of President Trump is about safety, equality and a push to “reclaim our Wisconsin.” She spoke at...

In Charlotte address, Trump slams Biden for not traveling to Wisconsin

Appearing in Charlotte today, President Trump took a dig at Joe Biden for not traveling to Wisconsin during the Dems’ national convention last week. Trump...

Walker introduces Pence as ‘Midwest nice’ at Republican National Convention

Former Gov. Scott Walker called Mike Pence “Midwest nice” today as he introduced the vice president to the Republican National Convention. Walker also praised Pence...

Republican National Convention to have ‘message of optimism,’ GOP consultant Reisinger tells ‘UpFront’

Republicans will stage a convention with a very different and more optimistic message than the Democratic National Convention, a GOP consultant said. "You're going to...

Trump campaign holding Wisconsin events each night GOP National Convention

Trump's campaign is doing Wisconsin events each night of the convention. Those participating will discuss their personal experience with that night’s theme. The “Land of...

Walker to nominate Pence at RNC, two other Wisconsin speakers to address convention

Former Gov. Scott Walker will nominate Vice President Mike Pence for re-election at the Republican National Convention. A Walker spokesman said details, including where and...

Professor likens democratic socialism to ‘democratic Auschwitz’

A college professor who defected from Russia in 1989 mocked the idea of democratic socialism, telling GOP activists it’s comparable to a “democratic Auschwitz,”...

Grothman warns of ‘disaster’ for country if Trump loses

U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman, R-Glenbeulah, directed GOP activists to memorize a speech for their neighbors and others who don’t like that Donald Trump tweets...

Steil: Republicans need to go on offense

U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil, R-Janesville, told GOP activists it’s time for the party to “go on offense” and tout its principles. Steil said the party...

Wisconsin Dems: GOP convention full of ‘delusional conspiracy theories and outright lies’

Philip Shulman, a spokesman for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, ripped speeches at the state GOP convention as "delusional conspiracy theories and outright lies"...

Johnson tells GOP activists the nation faces a choice this fall

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson told GOP activists in a video message the country faces a choice this fall: growing lawlessness and an effort to...

Fitzgerald: Evers isn’t ‘up to the job’

Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, told GOP activists Dem Gov. Tony Evers isn’t “up to the job.” Speaking alongside Joint Finance Co-chair John Nygren,...

Tiffany warns Dem Party being taken over by socialists looking to tear apart country

New U.S. Rep. Tom Tiffany, R-Minocqua, warned GOP activists the Dem Party is being taken over by socialists who want to tear apart the...

Trump advisers call him as law-and-order president, praise his work with minorities

Campaign advisers Mercedes Schlapp and Katrina Pierson proclaimed Donald Trump the “president of law and order” and pushed back on charges that he’s racist...

Gallagher: ‘we must stand up’

U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher, who is chairing this year’s convention, opened the event by calling on GOP activists to stand up against protesters he...