Election 2014

Election
9:05 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Wisconsin Midterm Election Results

Winners of the Tuesday, November 4, 2014 midterm election are in bold.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Tally of Absentee Ballots Begins Early

While Tuesday is Election Day, some voters already have cast their ballots
Credit WUWM photo library

Among Tuesday’s duties for the City of Milwaukee Election Commission is the tabulation of thousands of absentee ballots.

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Education
1:00 am
Tue October 28, 2014

School Districts Increasingly Rely on Referenda to Meet Spending Needs

Some school referenda would raise money to maintain staffing levels. Others would provide funding for new or renovated buildings.

Voters in about 50 Wisconsin school districts will decide next Tuesday whether to pay more.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon October 20, 2014

What You Should Know About Early Voting in Wisconsin

The Zeidler Municipal Building in downtown Milwaukee was busy during the noon hour on Monday.
Credit Marti Mikkelson

Early voting began Monday in Wisconsin. Voters can cast in-person absentee ballots in city clerks’ offices across the state through Friday, October 31.

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Politics & Government
8:37 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Walker and Burke Talk about Milwaukee Problems, Solutions

Scott Walker and Mary Burke debated Friday night in Milwaukee

Gov. Scott Walker and business executive Mary Burke met for the second of two debates Friday night in Milwaukee.

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Politics & Government
10:42 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Wisconsin Voters Will Make Decision About Transportation Funding

Credit thedigitelmyr, flickr

A referendum on November's ballot will let voters decide whether to require Wisconsin to spend all transportation revenue on transportation projects.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon October 13, 2014

In First Debate, Candidates for Attorney General Highlight Different Visions for the Post

Brad Schimel and Susan Happ

Voters had a chance Sunday afternoon to spend an hour with the candidates for attorney general.

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Politics & Government
8:53 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Gubernatorial Debate Features Firm, Civil Statements from Walker and Burke

Gov. Walker and Mary Burke appeared in the first of two debates on Friday night

Republican Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke appeared on stage together for the first time on Friday night.

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Politics & Government
8:41 am
Tue October 7, 2014

Milwaukee Lauches Social Media Push on Voter ID

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is hoping a social media push will encourage people to obtain a photo ID before the Nov. 4 election.
Credit Marti Mikkelson

The City of Milwaukee is using a popular social media tactic to help prepare voters for the upcoming election - a challenge.

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Regional
9:01 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Poll Workers Prepare for First Big Election with Voter Photo ID Requirement

Early voting for the November election begins two weeks from Monday.

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