In opening her concession speech Tuesday night, Democrat Mary Burke used a quote from legendary Green Bay Packers Coach Vince Lombardi.
Republican Scott Walker has won another four years as Wisconsin governor, raising speculation about whether he’ll try to run for president in 2016.
The race was not close as many polls had predicted. Gov. Walker handily defeated Democrat Mary Burke, with not much suspense, as votes were tallied.
The highest state turnout for a November gubernatorial election was 52.4% in 1962. The Government Accountability Board predicts 56.5% for today.
Lucigen Corporation, headquartered in Middleton, reports developing a test that can detect Ebola quickly and anywhere - no lab needed.
Among Tuesday’s duties for the City of Milwaukee Election Commission is the tabulation of thousands of absentee ballots.
Election clerks will count absentee ballots, after regular finishing with those cast in person on Tuesday, Election Day.
The park might be better known for its parking garage than the green space on top.
Wisconsinites won’t be the only people interested in the results of Tuesday’s election.
The vote follows the police chief's decision to fire an officer, who shot and killed a mentally ill man in a downtown park, in April.