- Prosecutors ask Supreme Court to overturn halt of John Doe Updated: Apr-28-16 5:59 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin prosecutors have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a state Supreme Court decision that shut down an investigation of alleged coordination between Gov. Scott Walker's campaign and conservative groups.
- Walker starts looking for Prosser replacement on high court Updated: Apr-28-16 4:39 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker has started searching for someone to finish out most of Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser's term.
- Walker, Tommy Thompson among Wisconsin statewide delegates Updated: Apr-26-16 5:56 pm
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and former Gov. Tommy Thompson backed different Republican candidates for president but are both among the 18 at-large delegates who will represent the state at the national convention this summer in Cleveland.
- Gov. Walker signs bill expanding property owners' rights Updated: Apr-26-16 5:44 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill expanding property owner rights and barring counties from imposing development moratoriums.
- Gov. Walker signs bill requiring school CPR training Updated: Apr-26-16 3:39 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin schools will be required to provide CPR training in every health course between seventh grade and 12th grade under a bill Gov. Scott Walker signed Tuesday.
- Gov. Walker signs drunken driving sobriety proposal Updated: Apr-26-16 1:16 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill allowing judges to place offenders in a sobriety testing program rather than force them to drive with ignition interlock devices.
- Gov. Walker signs bill increasing waterfront property rights Updated: Apr-26-16 11:32 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill giving more leeway to shoreline property owners to build on bodies of water.
- Gov. Walker signs bill banning local government IDs Updated: Apr-25-16 6:51 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Advocacy groups and Milwaukee officials are exploring new ways to provide local photo IDs to the homeless and immigrants in the country illegally after Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill hindering their current effort Monday.
- Walker may join Cruz on Indiana campaign trail Updated: Apr-25-16 10:30 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker says he may join Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz on the campaign trail in Indiana.
- Walker signs tougher drunken driving penalties Updated: Apr-25-16 10:08 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill creating tougher drunken driving penalties.
- Democrats submit names for new elections, ethics boards Updated: Apr-21-16 5:20 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Nominees for the final four spots on new partisan commissions to oversee elections and ethics laws in Wisconsin have been delivered to Gov. Scott Walker.
- Wisconsin's Walker says he'd back Trump as GOP nominee Updated: Apr-20-16 1:24 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he would back Donald Trump as the Republican presidential nominee, even though he endorsed Ted Cruz.
- Anti-drunken driving activist challenges Rep. Robb Kahl Updated: Apr-20-16 1:41 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Jimmy Anderson lost his parents, his brother and his ability to move from the chest down when a drunken driver hit their car in California in 2010.
- Health officials: Zika unlikely in Wisconsin this summer Updated: Apr-17-16 5:18 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - State health officials say people are unlikely to contract the Zika virus from mosquitoes in Wisconsin this summer, but they can't rule it out.
- Wisconsin justices send lead paint case back to lower court Updated: Apr-15-16 2:52 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin's Supreme Court justices said Friday that they are deadlocked on whether lawmakers improperly barred attorneys from using a legal theory supporting dozens of lead paint poisoning lawsuits and have asked a lower court to make a decision.
- Walker to sign managed forest program overhaul Updated: Apr-14-16 3:24 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that reforms Wisconsin's managed forest program.
- Spring hearing attendees want to repeal mining law Updated: Apr-13-16 5:07 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A majority of Conservation Congress spring hearing attendees say lawmakers should repeal a law relaxing iron mining regulations.
- Wisconsin promises to seek stay of right-to-work ruling Updated: Apr-11-16 6:50 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - State attorneys will seek an immediate stay of a ruling striking down Wisconsin's Republican-authored right-to-work law as soon as a judge signs off on a formal order solidifying the decision, Attorney General Brad Schimel promised Monday.
- Walker calls talk of being Trump's running mate 'shocking' Updated: Apr-11-16 6:13 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says any talk of him being Donald Trump's running mate is shocking and breathtaking.
- Rep. Mandela Barnes challenges fellow Democrat for Senate Updated: Apr-11-16 11:34 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Rep. Mandela Barnes is challenging fellow Milwaukee Democrat Lena Taylor for her Senate seat.
- Walker says he's thrifty, needs help paying campaign debt Updated: Apr-11-16 10:55 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he's "thrifty" and is offering T-shirts for craft projects while asking donors to help pay off the $1.2 million debt from his short-lived presidential campaign.
- Johnson, Walker to speak before Jewish leaders in Vegas Updated: Apr-08-16 11:33 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Sen. Ron Johnson and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker are both scheduled to speak at a weekend meeting in Las Vegas before hundreds of influential Republican donors and Jewish leaders.
- Former Assembly leader announces congressional run Updated: Apr-07-16 9:50 am
APPLETON, Wisconsin - A former Wisconsin Assembly majority leader is running for Congress.
- Bradley win adds another conservative vote to Supreme Court Updated: Apr-06-16 5:08 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - It might look like Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley's election victory translates to more of the same Republican-friendly rulings, but her big win could usher in a host of subtle changes on the high court.
- Groups, candidates spent $4.3 million in Supreme Court race Updated: Apr-06-16 5:06 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Supreme Court candidates and outside groups spent at least $4.3 million ahead of Tuesday's election, according to figures nonpartisan analysts released Wednesday.