Wisconsin State Politics http://wuwm.com en Milwaukee Magazine Feature on "A Different Kind of Democrat" http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-magazine-feature-different-kind-democrat <p></p><p></p><p>The start of July means we are roughly four months away from Election Day, the first Tuesday in November.&nbsp; Wisconsin’s race for Governor will be among the most closely watched in the country, with Scott Walker facing his second challenge since he was elected four years ago.</p><p>Walker, who dispatched a recall challenge in defeating Tom Barrett two years ago, will likely face businesswoman and former state Commerce Secretary <a href="http://burkeforwisconsin.com/" target="_blank">Mary Burke</a>.</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:00:07 +0000 Mitch Teich & Audrey Nowakowski 35031 at http://wuwm.com Milwaukee Magazine Feature on "A Different Kind of Democrat" Three Takeaways from Gov. Walker's State of the State http://wuwm.com/post/three-takeaways-gov-walkers-state-state <p>In the final State of the State address of his first term, Governor Scott Walker focused heavily on economic themes Wednesday night. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 19:28:43 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 23033 at http://wuwm.com Three Takeaways from Gov. Walker's State of the State Budget Bill Goes to Governor http://wuwm.com/post/budget-bill-goes-governor <p>After hours of debate, following weeks of debate, the Wisconsin State Senate yesterday <a href="http://www.wuwm.com/post/senate-approves-budget-one-vote" target="_blank">passed a proposed biennial budget</a> for the state.&nbsp; Fri, 21 Jun 2013 20:29:26 +0000 Mitch Teich & Gaby Magallanes 6381 at http://wuwm.com Budget Bill Goes to Governor Wisconsin Republicans Celebrate Recall Anniversary http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-republicans-celebrate-recall-anniversary <p>It was one year ago, that Gov. Walker survived the historic recall against him. Republicans gathered Wednesday evening in Pewaukee to celebrate the anniversary of his victory. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Marge Pitrof 5057 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Republicans Celebrate Recall Anniversary