- A breakdown of gifts Gov. Pete Ricketts received in 2015 Updated: Jun-26-16 6:25 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A breakdown of some of the gifts Gov. Pete Ricketts received in 2015:
- Wisconsin's nonpartisan elections board in final days Updated: Jun-26-16 2:24 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Whether Wisconsin's unique nonpartisan elections board was a failed experiment or was so successful that it became a political target, this much is true: It goes away this week.
- Ricketts showered with gifts during first year in office Updated: Jun-26-16 9:25 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Somewhere in the pile of gifts Gov. Pete Ricketts received last year is a cape, a red clown's nose, a rugby shirt and a Ronald Reagan candy jar.
- Court: Milwaukee can't enforce worker residency requirement Updated: Jun-23-16 12:48 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Milwaukee can no longer enforce a long-standing requirement that police, firefighters, teachers and other public workers live within city limits, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
- The Latest: Walker spokesman praises court ruling Updated: Jun-23-16 11:55 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Latest on the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling striking down Milwaukee's residency requirements (all times local):
- Wisconsin Republicans still struggling with Trump Updated: Jun-22-16 3:20 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Even as some Wisconsin Republicans are urging delegates to the national convention to get aboard the movement to dump presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, others in the state GOP continue to urge unity.
- Walker picks 3 finalists for Wisconsin Supreme Court Updated: Jun-22-16 11:15 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday named two appeals court judges and an attorney as finalists for an appointment to the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
- Dump Trump movement preparing fight at GOP convention Updated: Jun-22-16 8:10 am
WASHINGTON - The "dump Trump" movement is gaining followers among delegates to next month's Republican National Convention, an effort that could tarnish Donald Trump's coronation even if it ultimately fails.
- Walker says delegates should vote their conscience on Trump Updated: Jun-21-16 2:21 pm
WATERTOWN, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday he agrees that delegates to the Republican national convention should be free to vote their conscience, even if that means not supporting presumptive nominee Donald Trump.
- Wisconsin Senate leader urges GOP to rally behind Trump Updated: Jun-21-16 2:12 pm
WATERTOWN, Wisconsin - The top Republican in the Wisconsin state Senate is repeating his call for the GOP to get behind presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump.
- Walker says delegates should vote their conscience Updated: Jun-21-16 1:46 pm
WATERTOWN, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he agrees that delegates to the Republican national convention should be free to vote their conscience, even if that means not supporting presumptive nominee Donald Trump.
- Walker's presidential campaign debt at $807,000 Updated: Jun-21-16 9:05 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker still owes more than $807,000 in campaign debt from his failed presidential bid that ended nine months ago.
- Milwaukee Bucks break ground on downtown arena project Updated: Jun-18-16 7:45 pm
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks had yet to go through the formalities of breaking ground on their downtown arena when co-owner Jamie Dinan wondered what else might be in store: Maybe another celebration in a few years.
- Department of Public Instruction denied legal help Updated: Jun-16-16 12:08 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is currently without legal representation in a federal lawsuit over providing transportation to a religious school in Washington County.
- GOP leaders all but mum on Wisconsin gun law changes Updated: Jun-15-16 4:44 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The top Republicans who control Wisconsin government were all but silent Wednesday about whether the state should tighten its gun laws following last weekend's massacre at a Florida nightclub.
- Walker says Mexican officials concerned with all candidates Updated: Jun-15-16 3:31 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says Mexican officials he's talked with during a trade mission there are concerned not just with comments made by Republican Donald Trump, but positions taken by the Democratic presidential candidates as well.
- Walker approval rating drops in latest poll Updated: Jun-15-16 2:14 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker's approval rating has dropped in a new Marquette University Law School poll.
- Trump campaign hires Wisconsin state director Updated: Jun-15-16 1:28 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Donald Trump's presidential campaign has hired its first paid staff in Wisconsin, a state that's expected to be a key target for the Republican in the race against Democrat Hillary Clinton.
- Finance committee OKs money for voter ID outreach Updated: Jun-13-16 6:50 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin election officials will get $250,000 to re-launch efforts to educate voters about photo identification requirements, state lawmakers decided Monday.
- Wisconsin legislative committee observes moment of silence Updated: Jun-13-16 12:19 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Wisconsin Legislature's budget committee is marking a moment of silence for the 49 people killed at a nightclub shooting in Orlando.
- Wisconsin DHS withdraws long term care proposal Updated: Jun-10-16 2:47 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Major changes to Wisconsin's long-term care programs that would have moved away from nonprofit providers to for-profit insurance companies are being shelved following broad and forceful opposition from state lawmakers, consumers and other advocates.
- The Latest: Regents agree to ask for more financial aid Updated: Jun-09-16 4:50 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Latest on the University of Wisconsin System regent actions during Thursday's meeting at UW-Milwaukee:
- What's in a name? Ask the Wisconsin Ethics Commission Updated: Jun-09-16 4:25 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Members of the newly created commission to regulate ethics and campaign finance laws for Wisconsin office holders and lobbyists continued their organizational work Thursday with the simplest of tasks: deciding on a name.
- Wisconsin's richest woman: 3 years with no state income tax Updated: Jun-09-16 2:49 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The richest woman in Wisconsin paid no state income taxes from 2012 through 2014.
- Lawmaker wants to cut Milwaukee funding if crime continues Updated: Jun-07-16 5:36 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A Republican lawmaker incensed that a Milwaukee police chase ended in one of the suburban counties in her district promised Tuesday to push for state funding cuts to the city unless Mayor Tom Barrett gets tougher on crime.