Walker won’t make another job-creation promise

The governor had promised the state would add 250,000 private-sector jobs before his first term ends this January.

State Dems continue push for higher minimum wage
President Obama spoke about raising the federal minimum wage during a speech Monday in Milwaukee.

Former Walker aide who spurred investigation dies
Thomas Nardelli was Gov. Scott Walker's chief of staff when Walker was county executive and followed...

President Obama talks jobs at Milwaukee LaborFest
MILWAUKEE – President Barack Obama spoke at Labor Fest in Milwaukee this Labor Day, where he spoke...

Obama visit to Wisconsin comes amid dropping approval rating
President Obama arrives in Milwaukee Monday for a rally at Laborfest.

5 things to know about Wisconsin midterm election
Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke are running neck-and-neck in recent...

A look at the issues around a new Wisconsin casino
It's a politically charged issue that puts Walker in a tight spot: If he approves the project he...

More national attention on race for Wisconsin governor
President Obama will be in the state next week. Gov. Chris Christie is expected within the next month.

FOX 11 Investigates: Military equipment for local police
Tear gas, riot gear, armored vehicles. The scenes from Ferguson, Missouri have sparked a controversy...

Court orders release of documents in secret probe
The court, in its order, said before anything is made public attorneys for the affected parties will...
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Political News

Gov, Dems in GB area talking tax cuts
Gov. Scott Walker was in the Town of Lawrence Thursday afternoon to discuss his tax cut proposals. State Democratic Leader…

Walmart referendum rejection unclear
A Green Bay man is questioning why city officials have rejected his request to discuss a possible referendum on the Walmart…

Welder on stage during State of the State…
A welder who shared the stage with Gov. Scott Walker during his State of the State speech is a registered sex offender with…

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White House News

Wisconsin senators disagree on budget deal
Wisconsin?s U.S. Senate delegates have cast one yes and one no vote on the $1.1 trillion budget deal.

Obama signs bipartisan budget deal easing…
President Barack Obama signed a bipartisan budget deal Thursday easing spending cuts and a defense bill cracking down on…

Obama signs sweeping defense bill
President Barack Obama has signed into law a comprehensive defense bill that cracks down on sexual assault in the military.

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Federal Budget News

Wisconsin senators disagree on budget deal
Wisconsin?s U.S. Senate delegates have cast one yes and one no vote on the $1.1 trillion budget deal.

Walker praises Ryan for budget deal
Gov. Scott Walker praised fellow Wisconsin Republican Paul Ryan on Sunday for the congressman's role in brokering a bipartisan…

GOP moderates push back on tea party spending…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Midway between the 2012 and 2014 election campaigns, moderate Republican conservatives are beginning…

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Wisconsin (change)

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Wisconsin’s population totaled 5,686,986, a 6.0% increase over the 2000 U.S. Census count of 5,363,715. (Source: Wisconsin Blue Book)
Offices & Officials

Governor: Scott Walker
Lieutenant Governor: Rebecca Kleefisch
Attorney General: J.B. Van Hollen

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