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October 25, 2016
Early voting runs through Nov. 4
Voters still have time to cast their ballot before the Nov. 8 election.
October 25, 2016 - 8:19am
Most millennials avoid elections
Millennials get a bad rap. They're labeled narcissistic, self-absorbed and apathetic — just look at their nicknames — the selfie...
October 25, 2016 - 7:00am
October 19, 2016
Johnson, Feingold wrangle in final US Senate debate
In the 90-minute debate, Johnson and Feingold sparred over the future of the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's pending appointment to the United States Supreme Court, raising the minimum wage and immigration.
October 19, 2016 - 9:33am
October 17, 2016
Johnson, Feingold spar over Trump, Clinton
First Wisconsin US Senate debate also highlights differences on Obamacare, student loans.
October 17, 2016 - 9:24am
October 11, 2016
Top U.S. Republican Ryan distances himself from Trump White House bid
Paul Ryan, the top Republican in the U.S. Congress, took the extraordinary step on Monday of distancing himself from Donald Trump, risking a backlash from lawmakers and deepening a crisis over his party's struggling presidential nominee.
October 11, 2016 - 9:50am
Legislative attempts to make it easier for felons to vote almost always fail
Republican and Democratic politicians across the country are deeply divided over restoring the right to vote to felons — a political fracture...
October 11, 2016 - 7:00am
October 10, 2016
Wisconsin GOP event features state's Republican leaders leaders — but not Trump
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan was booed and heckled on Saturday by supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a GOP campaign rally in Ryan’s congressional district - an event that was originally supposed to feature Trump himself.
October 10, 2016 - 2:17pm
Billy Bush suspended from ‘Today’ show after tape of Trump’s lewd comments: memo
NBC has suspended television personality Billy Bush from the "Today" show after fallout over the host's 2005 taped lewd conversation with U.S....
October 10, 2016 - 8:51am
October 5, 2016
Northland Sanders supporters mixed on backing Clinton
Minnesotans strongly backed Bernie Sanders during the caucuses in March, and Wisconsin residents gave him a victory in the state's April primary...
October 5, 2016 - 8:41am
Sanders stumps for Clinton, Nolan in Duluth
In a speech dotted with support for the middle class and American-made steel, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders made the case for Democratic presidential...
October 5, 2016 - 8:36am
October 4, 2016
Duffy campaign took lead in planning debates; Hoeft disputes process
As people began to vote in Wisconsin last week, the race for the 7th Congressional District heated up. Campaigns for U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wis., and democratic challenger, Mary Hoeft, are sparring over a proposed debate schedule. During a campaign stop in Superior last week, Hoeft...
October 4, 2016 - 7:00am
September 29, 2016
Senate approves funding bill to avert government shutdown
Lawmakers voted 72-26 to adopt the short-term continuing resolution, or CR, that would keep federal agencies operating from Saturday to Dec. 9. The vote sends the measure on to the House of Representatives, which also was expected to approve it.
September 29, 2016 - 12:56pm
September 27, 2016
Dems set office hours
Douglas County Democrats set hours in its new office. Located in Room 414 in the Board of Trade building on the corner of Belknap and Tower, the offices is open seven days a week, 2-7 p.m. Monday-Friday, and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The phone number is 715-204-4053.
September 27, 2016 - 7:00am
September 23, 2016
Hoeft stumps in Superior
Voters in Superior got a chance to hear from the Democratic candidate running for the 7th Congressional District in Wisconsin. Mary Hoeft of...
September 23, 2016 - 7:00am
September 20, 2016
ABC News pacts with Facebook to live-stream 2016 presidential debates
ABC News is turning again to Facebook as an outlet for extended 2016 election coverage — off traditional TV — with the companies unveiling a partnership to deliver live video programming from the four 2016 general-election debates.
September 20, 2016 - 9:17am