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GOP Congressional Candidate Wants Constitutional Convention

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A Republican Wisconsin state lawmaker who is running for Congress wants to call a convention of the states to consider making changes to the U.S. Constitution, including imposing term limits on federal offices. State Sen. Tom…

Bernie Sanders has Heart Procedure, Cancels Campaign Events

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign says the Democratic presidential candidate has had a heart procedure for a blocked artery. The Vermont senator is canceling events and appearances “until further notice.” The campaign says the 78-year-old Sanders experienced chest discomfort…

BizPac Wins Battle With DTA Over Bus Ads

DULUTH, Minn. - A lawsuit has been avoided between a pro-business political action group in Duluth known as BizPac and the Duluth Transit Authority over banner ads on the city buses. Three BizPac…

Wis. Rep. Milroy Announces He Will not Run For Congress

SOUTH RANGE, Wis. - Democratic State Rep. Nick Milroy announced Monday morning that he will not run for the now vacant 7th District seat. Milroy posted on his Facebook page Monday that running for Congress is not the right choice…

President Trump Coming to Minnesota in October

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – President Donald Trump is coming back to Minnesota for the fourth time in the last sixteen months for an upcoming Trump rally. In an announcement made Thursday afternoon by the…

Watch Live: Schiff Says Complaint Reads Like Crime Shakedown

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff says President Donald Trump's actions detailed in a newly released whistleblower complaint read like "a classic organized crime shakedown.'' Schiff on Thursday opened a hearing with acting Director of National Intelligence…

Memo Shows Trump Fixated on Mueller Probe

WASHINGTON (AP) - The memo summarizing President Donald Trump's call with the Ukraine leader shows the president's lingering fixation on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. Trump flippantly refers to the ex-FBI director as a “man named Robert Mueller''…

GOP Army Veteran Church Challenging Tiffany for Congress

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A second Republican has announced he's running for a northern Wisconsin congressional seat to replace U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy. Army veteran Jason Church announced his candidacy Tuesday, a day after Duffy resigned his seat. Church joins…

Special Election set to Replace Duffy

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The special election in Wisconsin to replace Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy will be held Jan. 27. Gov. Tony Evers on Monday announced that will be the general election date, with a primary on Dec. 30.…