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Four Reasons Why College Students Should be on Team Walker

The College Democrats of Wisconsin are convinced that college students in Wisconsin should support Democrat Mary Burke in the upcoming Governor’s race.

I couldn’t disagree more.   783 more words

101-year-old law puts minimum wage at heart of Wisconsin governor's race

The already tight Wisconsin gubernatorial race just got a bit more heated, thanks to a little-known 101-year-old state law.

On Wednesday, 100 low-wage workers, backed by the group Wisconsin Jobs Now, filed complaints with the state’s department of workplace development arguing that the state’s $7.25 minimum wage violates a 1913 law unique to Wisconsin that requires that the state minimum wage “shall not be less than a living wage,” which is defined as one that ensures “reasonable comfort, reasonable physical well-being, decency, and moral well-being.” 542 more words


Mary Burke on the defense of "copycat campaign"

COLUMBUS (WITI) — New accusations of copied text in her governing plans have Democrat candidate for governor Mary Burke on the defensive.

One of the top Republicans in the country is suggesting that Burke should bow out of the race. 400 more words

The Lowe Down

Federal Court Lifts Injunction In Scott Walker Case

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Wednesday removed one barrier to restarting an investigation into possible illegal coordination between Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s campaign and more than two dozen conservative groups, a legal setback for the Republican who is locked in a tough re-election campaign. 520 more words


Vote for Reality

Out of the two major parties of our political system, the Republican Party is the only which is completely divorced from reality.  Yes I have a liberal bend. 874 more words