Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central, Midwest and Great Lakes regions of the country. It is bordered by Minnesota to the west, Iowa to the southwest, Illinois to the south, Lake Michigan to the east, Michigan to the northeast, and Lake Superior to the north. Wisconsin is the 23rd largest state by total area and the 20th most populous. The state capital is Madison, and its largest city is Milwaukee, which is located on the western shore of Lake Michigan. The state is divided into 72 counties.
The 2020 Presidential election is just a few short months away. Polls and analysis say that it is going to be a close election. In a new analysis, The Hill's Joshua S. Sandman says Donald Trump is on..
A new poll has President Donald Trump and Joe Biden deadlocked in six key battleground states. The poll surveyed likely voters in Arizona, Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin...
Facebook announced it would remove anything promoting anti-lockdown protests in California, New Jersey and Nebraska. According to Business Insider, the company must determine whether protests violate..
Democrats' intention to vote is rising more than it is among Republicans, both nationally and in historically competitive battleground states like Wisconsin that Trump narrowly won in 2016, according..
Joe Biden has won the controversial Wisconsin primary election. Biden defeated Sanders handily, almost doubling the number of votes Sanders received. Biden got 63% of the vote. Sanders got 32% of the..
U.S. church leaders peppered their Easter homilies with references to the coronavirus on Sunday, in masses held online, on television and even in parking lots to people sheltering in cars to maintain..
The Wisconsin primary was held on Tuesday. Joe Biden has a 20-point lead over Sanders. According to NPR, Sanders supporters are fervent and fed up. Sanders' path to the Democratic nomination is getting..
The coronavirus has thrown a wrench into Democratic race for President. Over a dozen other states have postponed their elections in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. The state of Wisconsin is pushing..
The Wisconsin Supreme Court put the state's presidential primary back on track on Monday, blocking Democratic Governor Tony Evers' efforts to postpone in-person voting to June due to the coronavirus...
Just a few days after the Democratic National Convention had been postponed from July until August, Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden on Sunday said Democrats should be prepared to host a..
Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers wants legislators to delay the state’s upcoming election. According to Gizmodo, he wants people to vote by mail in order to prevent people gathering at the polls...
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi conducted ceremonial swearing in for California's Mike Garcia and Wisconsin's Tom Tîffany, who won special elections last week to fill vacancies on Capitol Hill Tuesday... USATODAY.com - Published
Advocacy groups sued Wisconsin election officials on Monday, seeking to force the state to send every voter an absentee ballot request form, hire more poll workers and launch a public education effort.. Reuters - Published
Wisconsin's governor on Thursday predicted confusion after the state supreme court struck down his sweeping stay-at-home order, fueling a growing political divide over how and when to reopen the.. Reuters - Published
As a handful of patrons sat at the bar nursing beers and watching a rerun of a Milwaukee Bucks basketball game on a cloudy Thursday afternoon, Junior Useling prepared for what he hoped would be another.. Reuters - Published
President Donald Trump on Thursday applauded a Wisconsin Supreme Court decision striking down a coronavirus lockdown order, as hundreds gathered at the statehouse in neighboring Michigan to protest the.. Reuters - Published
The Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down Gov. Tony Evers' coronavirus stay-at-home order extension Wednesday. The ruling essentially reopens the state, letting businesses like bars and restaurants open.. USATODAY.com - Published
President Donald Trump on Thursday applauded the Wisconsin Supreme Court's decision to strike down a coronavirus lockdown order in his latest move to encourage states to reopen, even after the top U.S... Reuters - Published
Here's the latest for Thursday May 14th: Immunologist to testify before Congress; Wisconsin high court strikes down stay-at-home extension; Los Angeles residents told to wear masks when leaving home;.. USATODAY.com - Published
Nebraska holds statewide elections including a presidential primary Tuesday while one rural Wisconsin Congressional district holds a second election in five weeks amid the coronavirus pandemic. (May.. USATODAY.com - Published
George Engelmann, a perennial swing voter in swing-state Wisconsin, says President Donald Trump has won his vote for November's election thanks to his response to the coronavirus pandemic. Reuters - Published
Conservative justices who control the Wisconsin Supreme Court are raising questions about Gov. Tony Evers' administration's stay-at-home order. They heard arguments Tuesday in a lawsuit Republican.. USATODAY.com - Published
A Wisconsin airplane convention that draws hundreds of thousands from around the globe has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Experimental Aircraft Association's annual AirVenture.. USATODAY.com - Published
A Wisconsin electric cooperative held its annual meeting drive-in style, with people listening from their cars because of social distancing guidelines. People beeped their horns to make motions and.. USATODAY.com - Published
The latest demonstration by groups against measures to contain the coronavirus has arrived in Wisconsin. Hundreds of protesters rallied outside the Statehouse on Friday in one of the largest such.. USATODAY.com - Published
A rally outside Wisconsin's capitol building in Madison on Friday drew hundreds of protesters who demanded Democratic Governor Tony Evers reopen the state even as it reported its largest single day.. Reuters - Published
Wisconsin health officials say they have identified at least seven people who appear to have contracted the coronavirus from participating in the April 7 election. One poll worker who is sick but can't.. USATODAY.com - Published
Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against Democratic Governor Tony Evers, challenging his stay-at-home order to contain the coronavirus outbreak as states' decisions on when.. Reuters - Published
At least seven people contracted the coronavirus during Wisconsin's primary election on April 7, Milwaukee health officials said on Tuesday, confirming fears that holding in-person voting during the.. Reuters - Published
Vice President Mike Pence highlighted the manufacturing of ventilators during a visit to battleground Wisconsin Tuesday, thanking workers at a GE Healthcare plant for stepping up to produce more.. USATODAY.com - Published
Milwaukee health officials said six voters and one poll worker contracted the coronavirus from participating in Election Day, which was held despite a stay-at-home order issued throughout the state. NYTimes.com - Published
A large shift from in-person to mail voting, as happened in the state because of the coronavirus, had been thought to create little advantage for either party. A Times analysis found otherwise. NYTimes.com - Published
Unemployment benefits hit 22 million for last four weeks — easily the worst stretch of U.S. job losses on record. Two unemployed workers in Wisconsin talk about the struggles, financially and.. USATODAY.com - Published
Wisconsin's governor and six others in the Midwest say they'll coordinate on reopening their economies. The other states are Michigan, Ohio, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky. (April 16)
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When Republicans in Wisconsin pushed through state elections last week in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, Jessica Jaglowski donned a protective mask and headed for the ballot box, determining.. Reuters - Published
A liberal challenger on Monday ousted a conservative Wisconsin Supreme Court justice endorsed by President Donald Trump, overcoming a successful push by Republicans to forge ahead with last week's.. USATODAY.com - Published
The state’s final vote tallies show that the justices’ decision not to extend the mail voting deadline amid the coronavirus resulted in the disenfranchisement of thousands of voters. NYTimes.com - Published