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‘Like Taking Lifeboats Away’: Wis. Doctors Raise Alarm Over Attacks on Affordable Care Act

A third Trump Supreme Court justice could strike down landmark reforms even as COVID-19 wipes out more Americans’ healthcare coverage.

Joe Biden speaking at a factory in Manitowoc, Wis.
Biden in Wisconsin: Trump’s on Park Avenue and Can Only See Out to Wall Street

Democratic candidate used Wisconsin visit to say the president “panicked,” leading to 200,000 coronavirus deaths.

For the second day straight, Wisconsin sees record number of COVID-19 cases. (Shutterstock image)
Wisconsin Sets Second-Straight Day of COVID-19 Cases

More than 2,500 new cases reported Friday.

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks about climate change and wildfires affecting western states, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Indigenous Leaders, Frustrated by Trump’s COVID-19 Response, Gravitate to Biden

Adding insult to injury, federal coronavirus aid excluded tribal nations from critical areas of needs.

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Head of WI Climate Change Task Force Sums Up Trump Record: Disastrous

‘No Time to Lose: A Wisconsin Family Meeting on Climate’ reviews nearly four years of denial and deregulation.

The state Capitol in Madison is reflected off the windows of an office building across the street. (Photo by Julian Emerson)
Vos Lowers Expectations for a Veto-Proof GOP Majority in Legislature

Republicans would have total control of state government if they flip a handful of Assembly and Senate seats.

A jogger runs past the Midwest Paper Group mill in Combined Locks
Politics Creates Economic Illusion in Houdini’s Hometown

Whether Trump broke the economy in Appleton or is saving it may be more about feelings than facts.