Stories tagged: "election 2020"


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What It Means for Wisconsin: Trump vs. Biden on Tax Plans

Income inequality has been skyrocketing for years. Here’s what Trump and Biden plan for your taxes.

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Some Wisconsinites Are Using the Wrong Ballot Drop Boxes. Here’s How to Avoid That Mistake.

Local clerks usually cover the time and expense of mailing ballots to a voter’s actual hometown, but don’t take that courtesy for granted.

Supporters of President Donald Trump pack together at a campaign rally at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport on October 17, 2020 in Janesville, Wisconsin.
Health Group to Trump: Please Just Stop Your ‘Super-Spreader’ Rallies Already

Wisconsin’s Lieutenant Governor joins demand that the president stop holding events that put lives at risk and normalize unsafe behavior.

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Your Vote Matters: The UpNorthNews 2020 Election Blog

In a year like no other, here is a running update on what the voters are thinking, saying, and choosing.

Washington High School was one of Milwaukee's five polling places open on April 7. The city's voters overwhelmingly approved a recurring $87 million referendum to improve Milwaukee Public Schools. Across the state, Wisconsinites approved more than 90 percent of school referenda on ballots this month, totaling more than $1.7 billion.
Black Milwaukee Voters Could Decide the Election

After an extreme drop in voter turnout in 2016, a new local group went right to work rebuilding energy and communicating urgency.

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Here Are 10 Wisconsin Legislative Races to Keep an Eye on Election Night

These key Senate and Assembly elections could give Republicans a supermajority to override Evers' vetoes.

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You Need Proper Identification to Vote. Here’s What Counts for Voter ID.

Don't let it keep you from the polls. You probably have the right kind of ID or can still get it.